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Nina Garcia for JAG ORIGINS

Boy Abunda interviews Nina Garcia

Boy Abunda interviews Nina Garcia

Project Runway and Marie Claire’s creative director Nina Garcia headlined the JAG ORIGINS show for the 2013 Philippine Fashion Week at the SMX Convention Center.

The renowned fashion journalist and style icon will provide a sneak preview of JAG ORIGINS – a series of talks on fashion, marketing and creative thinking that targets the industry and art/fashion students.

As the inaugural speaker of JAG ORIGINS, Nina brings to the fore her over two decades of experience in the fashion industry, whose highlights include being fashion director at Elle magazine for 17 years, and at Marie Claire for four years.

With degrees from Boston University and Fashion Institute of Technology, Nina has written four books about style, and presently hosts Decoding Style on AOL. She also enjoys strong following on social media, with millions of supporters on her Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, Pinterest and Tumblr accounts.

JAG also invited three of the country’s most promising designers Jerome Salaya Ang, Norman Noriega, and Jeffrey Rogador to create a special collection, which will be presented at the event to inspire budding creatives. Then, JAG ORIGINS will culminate with the launch of its Holiday 2013 collection, in a fashion show that features Ankle Cut Jeans for women and Stretch Denim for men.

Upclose with Nina Garcia

Upclose with Nina Garcia

Bb. Pilipinas Universe Janine Tugonon

Bb. Pilipinas Universe Janine Tugonon

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Binibining Pilipinas 2013

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Another season for Jag presents JAG ORIGINS

Another season for Jag presents JAG ORIGINS

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Project Runway Phils. 3 Fatima Guerrero, Maricar De Mesa, Intenational Make up Artist Au Mauricio and Fashion Photographer Mau Mauricio

Project Runway Phils. 3 Fatima Guerrero, Maricar De Mesa, Intenational Make up Artist Au Mauricio and Fashion Photographer Mau Mauricio

Flawless PR Senior Marketing Officer Krizelle Macam with her friend

Flawless PR Senior Marketing Officer Krizelle Macam with her friend

JAG ORIGINS is a creative platform that spreads art, design and creative inspiration. It will take place live and then exist online forever. #JAGORIGINS

I WAS SO INSPIRED so I decided to have another blog for the exclusive interview for Nina.

Check out my next blog tomorrow for more fashion inspiration and encouragement about Nina Garcia from being an Intern to being an Editor.
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XOXO,
Fashion Ate The Lawyer

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Rajo Laurel At His 20th in the Fashion Industry

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May 2013, Once again the Metrowear will pay tribute to one of the biggest and famous designer in Philippine fashion powerhouse. As this year’s Metrowear Icon, Filipino designer Rajo Laurel presented in the runway his 20th anniversary collection, which consisted of stunning pieces that seemed to evolve right before the audience’s eyes dramatically.

The designer, best known for his couture creations and wedding gowns, embraced geometry, movement, architecture, luxurious materials, elegant detailing, revolutionary construction, and artistic contrasts, Rajo Laurel presented an evolution of himself as a fashion icon for his celebratory collection.

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Joey Mead and G Tongi

Joey Mead and G Tongi

Joseph Marco, Empress and Enchong

Joseph Marco, Empress and Enchong

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blogger Carvey and Carlo

blogger Carvey and Carlo

Ailene Co with Sofitels GM Adam Laker with his beautiful wife

Ailene Co with Sofitels GM Adam Laker with his beautiful wife

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Metro Editorial team with Ailene Co

Metro Editorial team with Ailene Co

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Maricar De Mesa wearing Ivanka Trump Jewelries

Maricar De Mesa wearing Ivanka Trump Jewelries

Alice Dixon wearing Ivanka Trump

Alice Dixon wearing Ivanka Trump

Alice and  Ailene

Alice and Ailene

Bryana and Ailene

Bryana and Ailene

Alice and Tim

Alice and Tim

Rajo Muses

Rajo Muses

Azkal Players

Azkal Players

Ailene Co of Ivanka Trump

Ailene Co of Ivanka Trump

Ailene and Lana

Ailene and Lana

Tim and Ailene

Tim and Ailene

with BJ Pascual, Fold Canela and Elds Mejia

with BJ Pascual, Fold Canela and Elds Mejia

In his 42-piece collection for Samsung Metrowear Icon: Rajo Laurel, showed what his 20 years in the fashion industry really mean. I must say its the best yet of his many beautiful collections.

XOXO,
Fashion Ate The Lawyer

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