By Alex Y. Vergara
BCBG MAX Azria, under Linear Group Philippines, the Los Angeles-based ready-to-wear label’s new and exclusive local distributor, recently presented the brand’s 2013 “spring trend” collection featuring floral-printed and color-blocked dresses and separates in skimming and figure-hugging lines.
By Larry Leviste
The Upper Berth of the Manila Polo Club was darkened and transformed into a magical Mt. Makiling forest for the Friends for Cultural Concern of the Philippines (FCCP) annual fashion show and merienda last Tuesday.
By Carmencita S. Sioson
Not only a bride’s wedding dress can make or break her wedding day, but her shoes can make all the difference as well. The perfect pair should fit the bride’s personality and match her wedding gown, be appropriate for the wedding venue and of course, be comfortable enough for her to wear.
Without Batting An EyelashBy Maurice Arcache
Hot brand Bench and Dubai-based Filipino designer Furne Onè collaborated in creating three unforgettable scents for the brand’s Designer Scent Collection, the Unholy eau de toilette and the oxymoron scents—Beautiful Boy eau de toilette and Handsome Girl eau de toilette.
Tessa!By Tessa Prieto-Valdes
Luxe exuals splurge. These days, prestigious launches of luxury services and products have evolved into extravagant celebrations and unforgettable parties. It’s all about making a statement.
Backstage PassBy Isabel Roces
Fabio Ide may have come to the country not knowing a word of Filipino, but you wouldn’t have guessed that if you met him today.
By Samantha Critchell
Rihanna has rocked the lingerie look at Victoria’s Secret fashion show in New York, holding her own on the catwalk with some of the world’s top models.
By Sebastian Smith
Designers love to push boundaries in the search for that sexy catwalk look, but Nzinga Knight, an American Muslim, takes an even more daring tack: covering her models up.
By Annelle S. Tayao
Fresh from one of its largest makeovers ever, the Waterfront Cebu City Hotel and Casino officially launched its recently renovated grand lobby on July 27.
Was it a fashion show or performance art? In their Paris debut, the fashion label Band of Outsiders is claiming to have pulled off the longest fashion show in history. The presentation — which featured a male model living in a shop widow — began Wednesday and wrapped up Friday evening, 60 hours later.
By Marge Enriquez
Philippine Fashion Week (PFW) has reached its 15th year, following the two-season timetable implemented by its foreign counterparts. That’s a triumph, considering the ever-rising costs of producing a fashion show.