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Sandy Higgins of Slim’s Fashion School Has Passed Away

She was a big proponent of the local industry.
The fashion industry has lost one of its champions. Sandy Higgins, co-director of Slim’s Fashion and Arts School, passed away yesterday after privately battling an illness for 2 years. The school is widely known for its notable alumni that includes Joe Salazar,

8 Proudly Filipino-Made OOTDs We Love From Tourism Secretary Berna Romulo Puyat

When it comes to putting together an ensemble, the DOT secretary proudly shows off her roots.
As secretary of the Department of Tourism, one may expect Berna Romulo Puyat to naturally promote all things proudly Filipino, from provincial delicacies to offbeat destinations. Having once been appointed undersecretary for special concerns at the Department of Agriculture, Berna has long

The 10 Best Dressed Women At The Red Charity Gala 2019

We spotted Sarah Lahbati, Megan Young, and more!
This year's Red Charity Gala is extra special. For one, 10 of the best Filipino designers have come together to share one stage. The "First Ten" honorees of Red Charity Gala—Lesley Mobo, Chito Vijandre, Ezra Santos, Furne Amato, Joey Samson, Rajo Laurel,

This Year's Red Charity Gala Honors 10 World-Class Filipino Designers

See Michael Cinco, Ezra Santos, Furne Amato, and more in one fashion show!
The Red Charity Gala brings 10 of the best Filipino designers to share one stage. On their 11th year, the philanthropic annual event will gather their past 10 honorees in a fashion show aptlty called  "The First Ten." Red Charity Gala founders Tessa Prieto-Valdes

How Local Designers Are Making Local Weaves More Wearable

Local weaves are transitioning to the next generation as an identity of Filipino life that everyone can wear.
"It is an identity. The abel is usually for special occasions when made into clothing, like ceremonial apparel,” says Abra Governor Joy Bernos of her province’s weave, a practice echoed for the most part throughout modern Philippines, each region bearing something of

15 Wedding Gowns for Every Modern Filipina Bride

These gorgeous dresses will make you stand out on your wedding day!
Planning a wedding is a gargantuan task with many details that need to be ironed out. As a bride-to-be, one of the first things you need to decide on is your wedding gown. But with a sea of designers and off-the-rack options

Joey Samson Shows Us How to Wear Athleisure in the Office

See his full collection here.
Joey Samson is known for his unique, impeccable workmanship when it comes to designing suits. He is never restricted by the rules, often resulting in deconstructed pieces worthy of art. Still, his work is beyond that, as evidently seen in his Spring

Joey Samson Shares His Journey as a Fashion Designer

He looks back on his beginnings, his challenges, and why he took the road less traveled.
“One thing I always ask first-time clients is, ‘Are you familiar with my body of work?’” It’s a simple question and one most fashion designers probably ask, but it’s a question that, especially in Joey Samson’s case, merits a thoughtful answer.Because if

Joey Samson's Reimagined Menswear

See the full collection here.
Joey Samson's collection breathes a new life to menswear as he tailors each piece to fit for both men and women. With a muted palette, Joey focuses on cuts and silhouettes of his collection that are ultra chic and contemporary.See his full

Fashion Exchange International Offers Alternative to Designer Retail

And why designers Rajo Laurel, Dennis Lustico, Joey Samson, and Francis Libiran are on board.
Once in a while, a creation by a Filipino fashion designer gets international approval. A Hollywood star dons a gown by a Filipino on the red carpet, a handcrafted minaudière by a Filipino brand appears on the cover of a glossy with

Looks We Loved From the Manila Peninsula 40th Anniversary

They were all dressed to the nines.
Walking into the lobby of The Manila Peninsula is a grand experience enough, but imagine walking in with a party in full swing—live music from a band floating down from the mezzanine balcony, a room full of people in their black-tie best,

The 6 Most Sought-After Designers of 2015

They were definitely “in” this year.
The local fashion industry has been continuously thriving this year with designers becoming more accessible to a wider market with the help of e-commerce and collectives like the Soma Stores. Here, we give you a roundup of some of the most sought-after

SALON SERIES 3: Joey Samson's Lazy-Day Uniforms

We'd so live in those culottes.
From last year’s sports-inspired loungewear to this year’s play of stripes and plaid, Joey Samson’s collections somehow always speak to our current mood. At last night’s show, he gave us cropped jackets and midriff shirts for the boys and pleated culottes and

Which Of Heart Evangelista's Sona Looks Do You Like More?

We want to know which terno you think suits her better.
Girls like Heart Evangelista—gorgeous face, hot bod, confident, and overall beautiful—look good in whatever, wherever. But on her second year of attending the President’s State of the Nation Address as Senator Chiz Escudero’s plus one, we’re seeing that she's been hitting the

Starting The Week Right At Salon 2014

A little Monday party never killed nobody.
Think Mondays are too early to get the champagne bottles popping? We think not. Expect editors, stylists, celebrities, and socialites to flock under one roof when it’s Lulu Tan-Gan, Dennis Lustico, Cesar Gaupo, and Joey Samson who’s hosting. The foursome brings back Salon

Salon 2014

Lulu Tan-Gan, Dennis Lustico, Cesar Gaupo, and Joey Samson are hitting the runway for one night only.
Nothing like a great show to kick start the week, no? Count on designers Lulu Tan-Gan, Dennis Lustico, Cesar Gaupo, and Joey Samson to deliver an evening filled with amazing clothes. Bringing back the salon tradition that set the foundations of couture

#nofilterbeauty At The Hana Hair Party

Ditch the filter and serve up beautiful hair the natural way.
The evening opened with a flash of drama. As the lights dimmed, a single spotlight shone on the catwalk. As one model stepped forward, she pulled on an invisible string and in the wake of her updo flowed a waterfall of bouncy,

And The Winners Are...

Drum roll, please! Here are the winners of Style Bible's Best of 2013.
We listed down 2013's top and memorable newsmakers in both the fashion and beauty circuits, and you picked the best of the best. Your vote has spoken; now here are the winners of Style Bible's Best of 2013.Launch the gallery to find