14 Aug

FILIPINO DESIGNERS THAT CHANGED THE PHILIPPINE FASHION INDUSTRY

 

Throughout the years, the Philippines has produced world class talent in the field of fashion and design. The creativity and innovation of Filipinos in the arts have become successful and went beyond the walls of the local scene. Below are top Filipino designers that became prominent internationally in their respective fields.

1. MICHAEL CINCO

 

Michael Cinco is best known for his fabulous couture gowns. His designs exude class and elegance, that’s why a lot of celebrities, local and international, seek him to design their gowns.

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2. KERMIT TESORO

The Avant Garde shoe designer, Kermit Tesoro became popular because of his crazy and unique designs. One of his clients is mother monster, Lady Gaga.

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3. KENNETH COBONPUE

Kenneth is a multi-awarded furniture designer. He is most famous as “rattan’s first virtuoso”, for his best-selling rattan pieces. Some of his clients are Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie, Queen Rania of Jordan, and Queen Sophia of Spain.

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4. RAJO LAUREL

Rags2Riches is a line of designer bags made with upcycled cloth and indigenous materials, by Philippine fashion designers. Rajo Laurel, a prominent icon in the fashion industry, is the very first and is one of the best designers of R2R. One bag he designed and popularized is called the Stella Clutch.

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Doctor Leather has also revolutionized the Philippine fashion industry by being the top leather repair and restoration service in the country. It caters to shoes, bags, wallets, accessories, and other leather items. Visit a Doctor Leather branch near you or visit our website www.doctorleatherph.com for more details.

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