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Bench Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2019
by Martin Yambao - April 5, 2019 - 12:00am
YStyle presents a rundown of this season’s ready-to-wear collections by local designers and favorite fast-fashion brands.
In Their Own Words: Art Fair 2019’s Liv Vinluan, MM Yu & Olivia D’Aboville
by Martin Yambao - February 22, 2019 - 12:00am
Art Fair Philippines 2019 opens today in Makati.
Mirror’s Edge
by Martin Yambao - December 14, 2018 - 12:00am
Artist Ryan Villamael builds a 22-foot silver christmas tree for Shangri-La at The Fort
The Long Way Home
by Martin Yambao - November 23, 2018 - 12:00am
Canada-based designer Yoya Gueco comes back to Manila to launch a collection of practical co-ords with an offbeat sensibility.
Filipino Phenotype: #Carljancrewz Takes Over The Runway
by Martin Yambao - October 26, 2018 - 12:00am
It was a Tuesday night in Manila, and Carl Jan Cruz debuted his clothes on a Philippine runway for the very first time.
Homecoming Queen
by Martin Yambao - October 19, 2018 - 12:00am
Wearing pieces from Rajo Laurel’s 25th anniversary collection for Red Charity Gala, debuting on Oct. 27 at The Manila Marriott Hotel, NY-based top model Sharina Gutierrez comes home to spread her new ligh...
Ystyle trend report: Spring/Summer 2019 Collections
by Martin Yambao - October 12, 2018 - 12:00am
“I have 15 minutes to tell these people what Balenciaga wants to tell,” shares Balenciaga creative director Demna Gvasalia with The Business of Fashion. “
The Business of Making ‘It’ Look Easy
by Martin Yambao - October 5, 2018 - 12:00am
Georgina Wilson, Isabelle Daza, Solenn Heussaff and Liz Uy create a 60-piece signature fashion collection with e-commerce platform Zalora. YStyle reports exclusively on their most personal venture yet.
Culture Clash
by Martin Yambao - September 28, 2018 - 12:00am
There’s always beauty in looking back. Especially when it’s seen as a means of moving forward.
Ystyle Picks: Artefino 2018
by Martin Yambao - August 31, 2018 - 12:01am
Celebrating the finest in the Filipino, artisan fair ArteFino is at 8 Rockwell until Sunday. With over a hundred selected retailers to choose from, here are the four local brands we think you shouldn’t miss....
YStyle Trend Report: Fall 2018 Couture Collections
by Martin Yambao - July 13, 2018 - 12:00am
YStyle checks in on the couture collections for eight of the most notable shows for our fall 2018 roundup.
The next menswear shift: From Streetwear To Couture
by Martin Yambao - June 29, 2018 - 12:00am
“I grew up here, with those men in blue tracksuits, matching blue bags and hats, all light blue,” writes Simon Porte Jacquemus for the unveiling of his first men’s line titled “Le Gadjo”...
Haute and Holy: 6 Filipino Designers on ‘Fashion and the Catholic Imagination’
by Martin Yambao - May 11, 2018 - 12:00am
The theme of this year’s New York Metropolitan Costume Institute Exhibition is “Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination.”
#ChooseGo With Nike
by Martin Yambao - April 27, 2018 - 12:00am
It’s totally an epic win for the Swoosh brand’s new shoe innovation: the Nike Epic React Flyknit.
Ystyle trend report: Men’s Fall/Winter 2018
by Martin Yambao - February 2, 2018 - 12:00am
Ystyle Hit List
by Martin Yambao - January 12, 2018 - 12:00am
Ever since American cable network The CW brought Riverdale to life...
by Martin Yambao - November 2, 2017 - 4:00pm
YStyle gives you a runway rundown from the #PFW spring/summer 2018 collection highlights.
Through the looking glass
by Martin Yambao - October 26, 2017 - 4:00pm
Rajo Laurel looks back at the idylls of his childhood for his newest Holiday 2017 collection.
Come back home
by Martin Yambao - October 19, 2017 - 4:00pm
“Ibalik” by Isabel Sicat is an exploration of both setting and settling in – a collection of non-gender specific separates inspired by her rediscovery of Manila.
Jappy Gonzalez is the first Manila-based Filipino in ‘Business of Fashion’ 500
by Martin Yambao - September 12, 2017 - 4:00pm
Mark “Jappy” Gonzalez is the first Manila-based Filipino to be inducted to the Business of Fashion Top 500 index of powerful global fashion industry influencers.
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