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Albert Andrada: It's a white season
by David Milan - September 6, 2019 - 12:00am
I’m recreating and reinventing fashion inspired by my collection for this season.
Meet The Ternocon 2018 Finalists
by David Milan - November 23, 2018 - 12:00am
The story behind the winning ternos as told by the regional designers of Bench and the Cultural Center of the Philippines' recently culminated nationwide terno-making convention and contest with the guidance of artistic...
What Filipinos can learn from Uniqlo’s Tadashi Yanai
by David Milan - October 14, 2018 - 12:00am
‘We are serious in offering the greatest clothing ever made for all markets around the world,’ the Uniqlo founder says.
Her name is Jess Connelly
by David Milan - August 24, 2018 - 12:00am
It’s a pretty damn good week to be Jess Connelly.
The new rules of denim
by David Milan - July 22, 2018 - 12:00am
The rules? There are no rules. From the ’70s, ’80s, ’90s, up until this day, denim has ruled in everyone’s wardrobe.
Audrey Hepburn lives
by David Milan - July 6, 2018 - 12:00am
It’s couture season this week on the fashion calendar. And one of the most talked-about shows of the week is that of Claire Waight Keller’s second couture show for the house of Givenchy.
Paulina Ortega feels the sea
by David Milan - June 8, 2018 - 12:00am
Filipino designer, art director and visual artist Paulina Ortega is the latest designer to collaborate with Japanese fast fashion brand Uniqlo in its line of graphic T-shirts UT for a reprise of UT Feel The SEA,...
In Bed With Designer Jaggy Glarino
by David Milan - March 23, 2018 - 12:00am
Poetic, talented and self-made.
Brooklyn in Manila
by David Milan - January 19, 2018 - 12:00am
Today, being famous for being the kid of someone famous is already the norm. From the Lily-Rose Depps to the Jaden Smiths, these celebrity scions are all trying to make a name of their own.
The Feelings I wear
by David Milan - December 14, 2017 - 4:00pm
Jewelry brand Nami collaborates with of-the-moment stylist Suyen Salazar for a limited-edition series of silver-plated hair accessories. Now we can all collectively say: “Only Suyen touches my hair.&rdquo...
‘Araw’ rises with a men’s line
by David Milan - December 7, 2017 - 4:00pm
It’s been exactly one year since entrepreneur Carla Sison debuted her “seasonless” clothing line Araw.
Hermès turns upside down
by David Milan - October 12, 2017 - 4:00pm
It’s been three years since I first went to an Hermès Men’s event, back in 2015 in Singapore.
Sweet sweet fantasy baby: Randolf by RJ Santos
by David Milan - September 28, 2017 - 4:00pm
RJ Santos is one of the three winners from the recently concluded Bench Design Awards 2017. Ahead of his Japanese debut at Amazon Fashion Week Tokyo, YStyle takes a second look at Randolf the label.
Liv Vinluan's imagined history
by David Milan - August 3, 2017 - 4:00pm
I’ve always viewed them as little splices of imagined history,” says artist Liv Vinluan about “The Islander Chronicles”— a series of paintings she began back in 2011 — a time when...
Desert Child
by David Milan - June 15, 2017 - 4:00pm
Designer Stacy Rodriguez revives her best-selling signature pieces in a collection that launches her label Eustacia online.
Perfume Genius
by David Milan - June 8, 2017 - 4:00pm
Louis Vuitton releases a series of seven perfumes for the first time in 70 years. YStyle takes first whiff.
Ziggy Savella’s dirty thirties
by David Milan - March 31, 2017 - 12:00am
All my designer idols are watching,” designer Ziggy Savella tweeted moments before his collection hit the runway for the inaugural Bench Fashion Week. It was a casual time in the front row with designers Lesley...
Pietro Boselli: Brains, body and Bench
by David Milan - March 19, 2017 - 12:00am
Anyone who hates math probably doesn’t know who Pietro Boselli is. He’s the 28-year-old Italian hunk who went from engineer and lecturer to becoming one of the most sought-after international models in...
The Boy Wonder
by David Milan - March 17, 2017 - 12:00am
It’s been more than 15 years since I met a very young Emman Montalvan.
Art Partner
by David Milan - February 10, 2017 - 12:00am
In celebration of the upcoming Art Fair Philippines slated from Feb. 16 to 19, YStyle meets six art enthusiasts who grant us a peek at their private collections and some of their most cherished pieces.
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