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FULL LIST: Filipino designers, trainers behind Miss Universe 2018 contestants
by C. Mendez Legaspi - December 14, 2018 - 9:13pm
While French-Filipina designer Monique Lhuillier sits in the all-women selection committee, Filipino designers made the Miss Universe stage their own runway showcase. 
Filipino designer Michael Cinco on creations for Ahtisa Manalo, Miss Universe Canada
by C. Mendez Legaspi - November 28, 2018 - 10:34am
Binibining Pilipinas Maria Ahtisa Manalo finished first runner-up at the 2018 Miss International contest in a virginal Cinco blush pink dress from his “World Class” collection recently shown in Cebu...
WATCH: Rajo Laurel 25th anniversary fashion show
by C. Mendez Legaspi - November 6, 2018 - 4:45pm
Philippine fashion celebrated two milestones on October 27: Red Charity Gala’s 10th year and Rajo Laurel’s 25th year as a fashion designer. 
WATCH: Anne Curtis models new Mark Bumgarner collection
by C. Mendez Legaspi - August 6, 2018 - 3:55pm
Anne Curtis, whose "effortless style" was featured in Vogue, modeled the final runway look of the latest collaboration collection of Filipino celebrity fashion designer Mark Bumgarner.
10 Patis Tesoro creations telling Philippines’ colorful clothing history
by C. Mendez Legaspi - May 23, 2018 - 4:44pm
The informative and entertaining exhibit showcases the storied evolution of the baro’t saya, terno, Manton de Manila and barong Tagalog.
Filipino designs shine at Miss Earth Philippines 2018
by C. Mendez Legaspi - May 21, 2018 - 12:29pm
For the finals night, fashion designers were asked to create haute-couture gowns following the theme “Sea and Sky.”
Boracay rehab hot topic at Miss Earth Philippines Q&A
by C. Mendez Legaspi - May 21, 2018 - 11:51am
“The deterioration of Boracay left our President with no choice but to close the island for six months for rehabilitation. What should be done to make sure that what happens to Boracay doesn’t happen...
Filipina from Italy wins Miss Earth Philippines 2018
by C. Mendez Legaspi - May 21, 2018 - 11:25am
It is the first time that a Filipina representing a foreign city has won the title in its 18-year history.
Cole Sprouse talks about archeology, ‘Riverdale’
by C. Mendez Legaspi - April 25, 2018 - 5:58pm
As a budding archeologist, Cole had no intention of going back to acting, but then 'Riverdale' came.
Cole Sprouse shares fond memories of Philippine visit
by C. Mendez Legaspi - April 24, 2018 - 6:28pm
He is bubbly in person, as opposed to the brooding Jughead he plays on the show.
H&M breaks silence on $4.3-billion unsold inventories
by C. Mendez Legaspi - April 12, 2018 - 4:32pm
In response to the New York Times article, the Philippine office of Swedish fashion brand H&M has released a statement to Philstar.com.
LIST: Binibining Pilipinas 2018 winners, special awards, highlights
by C. Mendez Legaspi - March 19, 2018 - 12:23pm
“Every Binibini is an artwork.”
What really happened when Karylle met Marian, Dingdong
by C. Mendez Legaspi - February 2, 2018 - 6:00pm
What would you do if you were Karylle and you bumped into your ex-flame Dingdong Dantes and his wife Marian Rivera?
New Manila boutique carries Michael Cinco
by C. Mendez Legaspi - February 2, 2018 - 5:17pm
The vest-trouser-blouse version of what Madonna reportedly wore during her “Rebel Heart” world tour is also now available in the Philippines.
LIST: 5 things to know about Brooklyn Beckham
by C. Mendez Legaspi - January 18, 2018 - 11:59am
Brooklyn was in Manila to promote his book and as new global “BenchSetter,” following Riverdale star Cole Sprouse and “perfect human” Pietro Bosselli.
New Year, new #OoTD: Celebrity stylists give 5 upgrade tips
by C. Mendez Legaspi - January 10, 2018 - 3:11pm
For those who want to usher the New Year with a new style, Filipino celebrity stylists and fashion editors gave styling tips that they also apply into their celebrity clientele.
Miss Universe supports Camiguin's jewelry made of 'trash' sea glass
by C. Mendez Legaspi - December 11, 2017 - 9:01am
The Miss Universe queens who visited the island-province got up up close with Camiguin's sea glass jewelry, made by women in the community.
Miss Universe 2016 thanks Filipino designer for 'amazing dress'
by C. Mendez Legaspi - November 29, 2017 - 6:57am
Here is why Miss Universe 2016 Iris Mittenaere of France got a Filipino, not a French, designer for her final walk dress.
Filipino designs take centerstage at Miss Universe 2017
by C. Mendez Legaspi - November 24, 2017 - 11:55am
Reigning Miss Universe Iris Mittenaere is also rumored to be wearing a scintillating number when she turns over her ...
Top-performing candidates at Miss Universe 2017
by C. Mendez Legaspi - November 24, 2017 - 9:55am
With their stellar performances at the preliminaries, these candidates are the front-runners, so far.
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