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How This Fashion Student Started Her Own Clothing Line With P4000

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

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,

The Young Designers to Watch Out for From Slim's Student Exhibit 2017

See their designs here!
For this year's exhibit, Slim's Fashion and Arts School students looked back to their founder, Salvacion Lim, Higgins as inspiration. Fondly referred to as Slim, she was one of the country's most respected fashion designers who also championed young talents through intensive

Slim’s Fashion and Arts School’s 2016 Student Exhibit

See all the promising designers you ought to watch out for!
Every year, Slim’s Fashion and Arts School, the legacy of the late Filipino designer Salvacion Lim-Higgins, holds an exhibit featuring the designs of their students. Entitled “Contrast,” this year's concept is malleable to various interpretations. The theme is supposed to challenge the

Designing for Ballet: A Closer Look at The Firebird's Costumes

See Mark Higgins' masterpiece in action.
We've already made our case for why the ballet costume design industry needs saving, but to strengthen our argument even further, we visited The Firebird's dress rehearsals ourselves to see Mark Higgins' designs in action.In this video, Mark shares more about his

Designing for Ballet: Why It Needs Saving

"There is only one woman left in this town who knows how to make a tutu correctly."
On August 19, Ballet Philippines is set to present yet another spectacle featuring a ballet scored by Russian composer Igor Stravinsky, The Firebird. In anticipation of the performance, Style Bible looks into the area of ballet often hidden behind closed doors: the creation

The Fashion Designer Who Became a Priest

How Gang Gomez went from couture to clergy.
My tita­-­ness reached its peak when I attended an afternoon lecture at the Makati Garden Club. With me were my classmates: grey-haired 80-year-olds donning their pearls and nuns whose distinct aroma of rose bead rosaries lingered. Our lecturer was Dom Martin de

Slim's Brings In A Tailoring Expert From Savile Row For Its New Program

Cutter Victoria Townsend teaches design students traditional British tailoring techniques.
The way a coat gracefully yet powerfully hangs on your man's shoulder—or yours, if you're sartorially androgynous—owes to its construction. Naturally, a suit that was custom-designed and took tens of hours to make will look much better than one that was bought

Slim's Best Of Student Work 2013

Take a good look at the finest works of Manila's fresh crop of fashion designers.
We're always on the lookout for the new designers to watch out for, so after last month's PEFTA, we now put the spotlight on SLIM'S Best of Student Work 2013 exhibit held in Greenbelt 5. Exciting times are up ahead as these

Slim's Finest

Get a glimpse of fashion industry’s future hotshots through their week-long exhibit.
Manila’s most established fashion school, Slim's, closes the year with an annual exhibit featuring the works of its finest students who are set to enter the real world of fashion. Honed with essential illustration and design techniques, these students put their design

Slim's Fashion And Arts School Best Of 2011

The best designs from the students of Slim's Fashion and Arts School displayed in the school's annual exhibit.
Slim's Fashion and Arts School, the legacy of the late Filipino designer Salvacion Lim-Higgins, is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year. They have a few events lined up to commemorate the event, including a show in Philippine Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2012, featuring