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Fil-Am designer introduces PH glamour to Barbie collection 

The Barbie Doll has undergone many style, appearance and career changes throughout the nearly six decades she has been around. In February, the iconic doll received a Filipino makeover, designed by Filipino-American Carlyle Nuera for Mattel’s Global Glamour Collection. Taking … Continue reading

March 31, 2015

Alexis Monsanto presents Spring/Summer 2015 collection

LOS ANGELES — Filipino fashion designer Alexis Monsanto had a monumental 2014, wowing fashion-forward crowds with his Spring/Summer 2015 collection. On Nov. 18, 2014, Monsanto was the headliner of Fashion Houston Five (FH5) and kicked off the four-day event. Acclaimed … Continue reading

January 07, 2015

Filipino designers preview collections during LA Fashion Week

LOS ANGELES—Three Filipino designers debuted their Spring/Summer 2015 collections on Oct. 13 at the California Market Center in Downtown. Hosted by the International Fashion Tour and the ABS-CBN Foundation, the preview runway show brought the designers to Los Angeles to … Continue reading

October 29, 2014

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