Wednesday, August 1, 2018

Filipino fashion in focus: Philippine Designer’s Gala 2018

The models at the Philippine Designer's Gala 2018. Photo by Alex Suarez.

MANILA, Philippines – An extravagant fashion show was held last July 29 dubbed as Philippine Designer’s Gala 2018 at Sequioa Hotel, Quezon City.

More than 30 new and budding designers showcased their latest collections on the runway inspired from their different hometown such as Metro Manila, Iloilo, Surigao del Sur, Illigan, Davao, Cotabato, Baguio, Oriental Mindoro, Pampanga, Bicol, Batangas, Laguna, Aklan. One designer came all the way from Indonesia named Akbar Jura and show his country’s pride when it comes to fashion.

Miss Earth Philippines Air 2017 Kim De Guzman on the runway wearing Ralphie Joseph. Photo by Alex Suarez

Edwin Uy and David Ocampo’s latest masterpieces also ruled the runway.

The models from Maleficient Models Academy give life to the collections. Some of the familiar faces in pageantry also walked the runway. Spotted are Miss Earth Philippines-Air 2017 Kim De Guzman, Maharlikang Pilipino 2018 Jun Rey Tajonera, Ms. Hannah’s World Tourism Philippines 2018 Nicole Minano, Misters of Filipinas Oriental Mindoro 2017 Joe-Mhar Padilla, and Miss Earth Philippines 2017 Top 10 finalist Iya Antonio.

Miss Earth Philippines 2017 Top 10 finalist Iya Antonio is all smile during the fashion show

The aim of the said fashion show is to give adequate exposure to young talented fashion designers and internationally recognized local designers, create a networking channel between the established fashion designers, fashion journalist and enthusiast, trend setters and consumers.

The event also paved the way on the formal launch of Orderly, the latest application that will let you order food conveniently thru mobile phone.

The complete list of featured designers of Philippine Designers Gala 2018.

The event was made possible by Maleficient Model Academy and Maleficent Entertainment Production through the efforts of Gab Mina and Acee Breis Sayson.

If you missed the show, don’t worry we got you covered. You can watch all the videos in my Youtube Channel.


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