Designer Kaye Morales narrates the story behind her latest collection, Melancholia, through an open letter. Read on!
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2nd Camera: Rayn Rivera
Photographer: Darrel Pobre
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Hair: Elaine DCS
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A graduate of SOFA (School of Fashion and the Arts) with a background of production design as well as interior design from DLSU-CSB, fashion designer Kaye Morales has found a style that intertwines opposing designs with utmost taste – urban street wear with class, punk with sophistication and elegance with a wild streak. Fully expressing this fusion of creativity in her prêt-à-porter line, “Schizo” located at Makati’s shopping district, the Ramp in Glorietta, she also shows versatility in her very own made-to-order line stamped with her name. From cocktail chic to formal coats, Kaye’s signature of geometric patterns and shapes is distinct and her avant-garde touch is unmistakable.
Featured in fashion authority media such as Mega, Preview, Cosmopolitan, Sense & Style, Stylebible and major broadsheets Philippine Daily Inquirer and Manila Bulletin’s Style Weekend, Kaye has staged several fashion shows and has been a contestant in notable fashion competitions, like ETC’s Generation M: The Mega Young Designers Competition 2011, the Triumph Fashion Show and the Bravo Britannia fashion show. Kaye has also participated in prestigious fashion exhibits such as “Rags to Riches” at Greenbelt 5, which has pushed her name further in the realm of couture.
Kaye’s mark of craftsmanship has made her the ultimate choice of big Filipino celebrities. Currently furthering her studies at Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design in London. , this lady’s inexhaustible zest to delve into the arts has also lead her to finish a foundation of makeup course in the Makeup Academy in London. With that said, one can only be certain that Kaye’s passion seamlessly flows into her daring designs. Without a doubt, great design is the only thing to be found at Kaye Morales’ atelier on 8862 Madrid Building, Sampaloc St., San Antonio Village, Makati and a promise that you get nothing less than a big fashion statement with an extra edge.
Catch her new offerings for Vancouver Fashion Week Spring/ Summer 2014
Collection KM || Kaye Morales.
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