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We're swooning over her simple yet chic bridal look!
It looks like Jessy Mendiola and Luis Manzano have a penchant for surprise nuptials and engagements. Just like Alex Gonzaga and Mikee Morada who tied the knot in a hushed intimate wedding ceremony, the "Howhows" (Jessy and Luis' term of endearment) also decided to wed secretly
As expected, she even made her own fairytale-worthy wedding dress!
Just days ago, we were swooning over Patricia Santos and her fiance's breathtaking engagement photo shoot in Iceland. This time around, the fashion designer and her now-husband Lester Yao have officially tied the knot—and just like their prenup session, their wedding photos
She now has clients from US, Canada, and Qatar.
Many plans have been put on hold because of the pandemic, but for others, new plans can also come into fruition. That was the case for fashion student Ara Madrigal. Ara just finished her first term in Slim's Fashion & Arts School
She tapped Miss Universe Catriona Gray's go-to designer Mak Tumang!
Local vlogger Anna Cay is ending the year as a married woman! Anna just tied the knot with her long-time beau, Geloy Villalobos, in a charming city wedding yesterday. After months of planning and hurdles, the couple is now able to say their
Rabiya sticks to her roots and supports local fashion!
Miss Universe Philippines Rabiya Mateo is serving looks and we’re here for it! You’d think that she’d be dressed up in luxury pieces and designer shoes, but Rabiya sticks to her roots and supports local fashion designers. Take a look below all
Some pieces start at P5,000.
We don't know if it's just us, but more and more people seem to be getting engaged and holding intimate weddings despite the current situation. In case you're one of those who decided to tie the knot in the middle of a
Chris Nick’s new collection isn’t just a modernization of 1920’s fashion, but it is also a stunning visual of the modern FIlipina: confident, bold, and expressive.
We first met Chris Nick back in June 2019. His maiden collection floored us as he was able to capture Parisian elegance in contemporary pieces you’ll surely tag as closet mainstays. Now, Chris is back with yet another jet black collection, inspired
She even photographed the official lookbook for her PPE collection at home!
Over the course of this quarantine, a number of small enterprises have sprouted, either as a means for creative expression or as another source of income. However, that wasn’t exactly the case for up-and-coming, 23-year-old designer Sam Rivera, who initially had plans for
Kelvin Morales whipped up a full collection of minimalist streetwear looks with a twist of stylish strangeness.
Kelvin Morales doesn't not shy away from evoking unsettling feelings. In fact, his aesthetic as a designer is heavily hinged unto these eccentric nuances, coupled with a clean, luxurious take on modern fashion. This is especially evident in the local designer's collection. Kelvin's
Going to the grocery? Running errands? A roomy tote bag is what you need!
Admittedly, our fashion choices have changed over the last few months. We’re not only buying what’s essential but dressing up in what’s essential. Basically, fashion over function is a thing of the past and we now wear clothes that first and foremost
Meet the designers behind "Fashion for Frontliners."
In light of the scarcity of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), which serves as our frontliners’ first line of defense, some fashion designers have been pooling in their talent and resources to help manufacture these essential garments.Fashion for Frontliners is the latest team
In case you didn't notice, feathers are a celeb fave these days.
Alexa, play Ginger Rogers and Fred Astaire's 1935 version of Cheek to Cheek. There's an innate glamour to draping yourself in feathers—images of megawatt Old Hollywood screen sirens floating down the red carpet fitted with long white gloves and scarlet-lipped smiles instantly come
There's someone for every kind of look!
Scenario: Prom season is approaching fast, and while you've got your dress all dreamed up, you have yet to approach a fashion designer and, you know, actually bring it to life. Stumped for local masters to turn to? Here, we list down
See how much you need to shell out for a local designer piece.
Hear us out: Buying a designer piece is almost the same as investing. You shell out big bucks for quality threads that will last you long and can be worn on more than one occasion. But at the mention of the word
"I'll design until I die. I could never see myself waking up and doing other things."
Starting a fashion label is only half the battle. Staying in the biz for years and earning your peers' and clients' respect are the crucial parts of being a successful designer. Hence, Francis Libiran's new milestone is no easy feat—and to mark
I'm a sucker for dainty jewelry. I have a habit of collecting rings, necklaces, and earrings because they're super easy to mix and match depending on my mood for the day. I just feel like it adds a little something special to
Meet Clarisse Gotico.
Clarisse Gotico is reaching deep into her Filipino heritage. In a journey to reconnect with her roots, this young Fil-Am designer is on a mission to dress the modern Maria Claras of today's society. She imagines her muses clad in garments that
Traditional, but never boring.
The fourth day of Panasonic Manila Fashion Festival 2019 was the last, yes, but it certainly wasn't the least. Here, spy snippets of all the designers who showed their fresh, fun takes on timeless threads.It’s a mod, mod world, says Edgar Buyan,
Fall in love with locally-made pieces even more!
Manila FAME, the country's premier lifestyle and design trade event is back with another edition which is set to open this October 17 and run until October 19 at the World Trade Center in Metro Manila. Manila FAME is known for its
Scroll through below to see all the gorgeous photos.
A transitional season to signify maturity, the warm and crisp atmosphere of autumn can serve as the perfect theme for a debut. Just take it from now 18-year old Jianna Gerial and her awe-inspiring autumnal celebration. Rife with the color of a