Philippine Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2014
“In Heroine, I envision a woman who’s delicate yet fearless, hence the use of my sculptural blouses in Rothko-esque tiles, paired with pedestal-like pants. Each an interpretation to the brave woman’s polarity, I used a contrast of elements in my creations, such as silver beadwork applied to tweed, chiffon, georgette, and organza, and juxtaposing these with red, black, peach, black, and white leather.”
Fashion Ate The Lawyer
Photos from Celwyn Abasolo and Nelson Villarica at PhilippineFashionWeekLive.com
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Philippine Fashion Week, now on its 17th year, is the premier and largest fashion event in the country. Now staged bi-annually by Runway Productions, it is the brainchild of siblings and executive producers Audie and Joey Espino. The event aims to unify the Philippine fashion industry and to celebrate, first and foremost, the ingenuity of the Filipino talent—from the who’s who of Philippine fashion to emerging brands and designers slated to become the industry’s next big names.
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