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You Have to See These Barbie Dolls Dressed in Modern Filipiniana

Here are all the fashion news you missed this week!
Start your week with all the latest happenings in the world of fashion:Just in time for Independence Day, SM Malls organized an exhibit that puts the spotlight on everyone's favorite doll: Barbie. Here, she's wearing Louis M. Claparols' avant garde designs. Entitled Tala,

Ava Designer Sale

Discounts on fab designer deals this weekend!
Ladies, hold on to those wallets until this Sunday, August 26, for the AVA Designer Sale at the Rockwell Tent Extension in Rockwell Center. Filipino designers Dennis Lustico, James Reyes, Ivarluski Aseron, Joey Samson, Tippi Ocampo, Louis Claparols, and Amina Aranaz-Alunan will

Rocking The Runway

Twenty designers and four bands come together for a night of music and fashion revelry.
Rock 'n' roll and fashion have always made an enthralling, sexy pair, and Metrowear Rocks the Runway was all that and more, with four of Manila's big rock bands and twenty of the country's top designers serving up great performances on the

Louis Claparols: Pre-summer 2012

Herald summer with wild confidence and these bright and ferocious pieces available in Myth.
Leopard print is one of those things that you know will just always be in fashion. They might not always be fashionable or au courant since they're not always on-trend every season, but they will always be a go-to thing for those

Prom Time

Thirty designers give you forty ideas to make sure you look smashing for the biggest party of the school year!
It's prom season once again, girls! Do you have something to wear yet? While most girls would scour the malls for dressy options for the school year's biggest event, we here at StyleBible recommend taking advantage of the expertise of our local

The Bride Wore: Louis Claparols

Celine Gabriel-Lim wears a fusion of old and new by her dear designer friend.
Designer Louis Claparols and Celine Gabriel-Lim have been friends for a long time, so it's no surprise that she asked him to design the gown for her wedding to her husband, Matthew Lim. While Louis is known for his sexy, modern aesthetic

Louis Claparols Sweetens Up The Hyatt

Get both your sugar and fashion fix from Louis's couture cake!
The Hyatt Hotel and Casino Manila tapped Louis Claparols for their second "couture cake" launch, just in time for the sugary Valentine rush. Following Kate Torralba, Louis designed a limited edition cake for the Hyatt's Pastry Boutique that represents his distinct design

2010's Creative Noisemakers

A look back at the designers who made heady headlines this 2010.
The year is about to end, and we can't help but indulge in a bit of misty nostalgia. 2010 was an exciting year for Philippine fashion, one that never fell short of triumphs and wonderful victories. Many designers enthralled with their resounding

PiÑagayon Fashion Forecast

Ten designers pay tribute to the luxurious and versatile piña.
There is no other textile native to the Philippines that is worth making a tribute to other than the lovely, ethereal, and symbolic piña. This most precious of materials is produced only through a painstaking process that involves splitting the fibers of

Personal Stylist: Designer + Rtw

Louis Claparols, Patrice Ramos-Diaz and Randy Ortiz take work wear up a notch.
There’s a fine line between office-appropriate and boring. Fortunately, work wear has evolved with the times, evolving from strictly business and stiff—and boring—uniforms to completely cosmopolitan. On another note, we’re not entirely turning our back on the democratic style of a well-tailored

Louis Claparols For Ensembles

The YDG president collaborates with the workwear brand.
Young Designers Guild (YDG) outgoing president Louis Claparols, he of the Imeldific beaded and silk-screened T-shirt and bolero fame, has recently teamed up with local retail brand Ensembles for a Holiday 2010 collection of lively casual and workwear pieces targeted towards Ensembles'