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Puey Quiñones launches Modern Filipino RTW collection 
by C. Mendez Legaspi - December 3, 2023 - 1:45pm
The unveiling of the Puey Quiñones X Rustan’s, directed by Robby Carmona, took place last November 8 in The Gallerie, 2nd Level, Rustan’s Makati.
Michael Cinco to launch new perfume, 50 haute couture looks at fundraising gala
by C. Mendez Legaspi - November 24, 2023 - 3:18pm
After his sensational shows in Egypt, Paris, Jaipur and Dubai, the incomparable Michael Cinco will bring his splendid designs to Manila.
Francis Libiran creates 25 couture gowns for 25th anniversary fashion show
by C. Mendez Legaspi - November 24, 2023 - 12:32pm
To celebrate his 25th anniversary in fashion, internationally renowned Filipino designer Francis Libiran will showcase a collection inspired by a mythical creature, the phoenix.
'Encantadia Chronicles: Sang'gre' star Rhian Ramos ethereal as fashion muse
by C. Mendez Legaspi - November 5, 2023 - 2:36pm
As the new face of Atelier Montoya, the ravishing Rhian Ramos sauntered on the runway of Ehrran Montoya’s “Monarch” segment for his “Spora Spring/Summer 2024 Collection.”
Barbie Forteza as couture model, promises thrilling 'Maging Sino Ka Man' finale
by C. Mendez Legaspi - November 3, 2023 - 10:40am
Actress Barbie Forteza bared her inner fashionista when she served as the opening salvo for the finale segment of emerging designer Ehrran Montoya’s spring/summer 2024 collection.
WATCH: Anthony Ramirez stuns with nostalgic new collection
by C. Mendez Legaspi - October 27, 2023 - 3:15pm
Anthony Ramirez begs to differ.
Gazini Ganados airs grave concerns over Gaza, still gorgeous in Furne Amato
by C. Mendez Legaspi - October 27, 2023 - 2:33pm
Before the humanitarian crisis worsened in Gaza, Palestine, because of its conflict with Israel, the beauty queen/model Gazini Ganados posted on her social-media accounts about her sentiments.
Painter, tea sommelier Rachel Ngan Dueñas opens 2nd solo show
by C. Mendez Legaspi - October 27, 2023 - 2:17pm
The exotic flora of the Philippines is evoked in the second solo show of tea sommelier and visual artist Rachel Ngan Dueñas.
Uniqlo collaborates with British designer Clare Waight Keller in new LifeWear collection
by C. Mendez Legaspi - October 15, 2023 - 4:21pm
Ahead of the fifth anniversary on October 13 of its global flagship store in the Philippines, Uniqlo unveiled its Fall/Winter 2023 collection.
Miss Universe 2022 R’Bonney Gabriel wears Albert Andrada in El Salvador mountain shoot
by C. Mendez Legaspi - October 15, 2023 - 10:33am
For her first “pasabog” pictorial leading up to the 2023 Miss Universe pageant, reigning queen R’Bonney Nola Gabriel chose a luxewear creation by Filipino designer Albert Andrada.
Korean star Ahn Hyo Seop visits Philippines for first time, excited to meet fans
by C. Mendez Legaspi - October 8, 2023 - 3:35pm
The acclaimed South Korean actor and singer Ahn Hyo-seop is in the country for the penultimate stop of his “The Present Show” tour across Asia.
Longchamp explores 'intersection of fashion and art' in latest collections
by C. Mendez Legaspi - September 29, 2023 - 2:02pm
For its successive collections, Longchamp took an imaginative trip to Italy then came immediately back to its roots.
Cagayan de Oro starts Miss Universe Philippines 2024 search
by C. Mendez Legaspi - September 25, 2023 - 9:18am
Aiming to be the gold standard in regional pageantry, the “City of Golden Friendship” is going all out in the search for its representative to the Miss Universe Philippines 2024 competitio...
Ravishing: Krishnah Gravidez at 12th Mindanao Fashion Summit
by C. Mendez Legaspi - September 19, 2023 - 12:44pm
From the rehearsals to the night of the fashion show, Krishnah Gravidez captivated everyone with her tantalizing catwalk.
In photos: Beatrice Luigi Gomez sublime in Mindanao creations at 12th Mindanao Fashion Summit
by C. Mendez Legaspi - September 15, 2023 - 10:04am
By the sultry way she sauntered onstage, it’s clear why Beatrice Luigi Gomez placed in the Top 5 at Miss Universe 2021 in Israel.
Bold and beautiful: Beatrice Luigi Gomez at 12th Mindanao Fashion Summit
by C. Mendez Legaspi - September 10, 2023 - 5:33pm
The Cebuana beauty was the guest model at the 12th Mindanao Fashion Summit held at the Ayala Malls Centrio in Cagayan de Oro.
WATCH: Anne Curtis hits runway for Filipino fashion brand’s Manila collection
by C. Mendez Legaspi - September 6, 2023 - 12:37pm
Actress and TV host Anne Curtis is the muse behind Filipino fashion label Plains & Prints’ new Manila-inspired collection in collaboration with top Filipino photographer Mark Nicdao.
Gender-less fashion: Menswear standouts at Mindanao Fashion Summit Year 12
by C. Mendez Legaspi - September 1, 2023 - 1:56pm
One of the highlights of the City of Golden Friendship’s Higalaay Festival is the Mindanao Fashion Summit MFS). This fashion spectacle, now on its 12th year, gathers some of the southern island’s most...
Mindanao Fashion Summit soars in its 12th year
by C. Mendez Legaspi - August 26, 2023 - 2:29pm
The 12th MFS shows are held at the Ayala Centrio Mall, with direction by Robbie Pamisa, and hair and makeup by John Steinman and the Beautifully Beatified Team. 
'Filipiniana lives forever!': Designer Barge Ramos revitalizes the Barong Tagalog
by C. Mendez Legaspi - August 21, 2023 - 2:46pm
The acclaimed designer shares his thoughts on the Barong Tagalog, the traditional garment of Filipinos, in a postmodern world.
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