Filipino designers - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Filipino designers


Designer Spotlight: Baguio's Eros Goze

Oct 05, 2019 - 8:00 PM

Eros Goze has designed weaves worn by Baguio Mayor Benjamin Magalong and Daniel Padilla

Baguio fashion designer Eros Goze

Designer Eddie Baddeo dies

Aug 16, 2019 - 11:22 AM

He is remembered for his avant-garde designs

EDDIE BADDEO. The fashion designer, seen here going to church in July, has died. Screenshot from

Vintage Frederick Peralta items go on sale as designer recovers from stroke

Jun 19, 2019 - 2:06 PM

Creations by the veteran designer are on display and being sold at the Marriott Hotel in Manila

FREDERICK PERALTA. The iconic designer is raising funds for medical and living expenses as he recovers from a stroke. Screenshot from Michelle Garcia on Facebook

Dress by Filipino designer makes it to Met Gala 2019 red carpet

May 08, 2019 - 4:28 PM

The dress was designed by Carl Jan Cruz and worn by fashion editor Whitney Bauck – it's also the designer's take on the CSA Makati uniform

PINOY PRIDE. Whitney Bauck wears a dress by Filipino designer Carl Jan Cruz at the 2019 Met Gala. Photo from

Nick Jonas wears Michael Cinco in 'Sucker' video

Mar 04, 2019 - 6:02 PM

The Filipino designer shares the looks on his Instagram page

SUCKER. Nick Jonas dons a Michael Cinco vest in the Jonas Brothers' new video. Screenshot from

Designer spotlight: Jearson Demavivas

Feb 19, 2019 - 1:00 PM

A self-described dreamer, the designer from South Cotabato talks about achieving his dreams and how to use Filipino textile responsibly

Jearson Demavivas. Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

LOOK: Catriona Gray wears a 'Mayon' gown in Miss Universe 2018

Dec 17, 2018 - 11:08 AM

Presenting the 'Mayon' dress by Mak Tumang

IN PHOTOS: The 'modern' baro't saya

May 30, 2018 - 7:45 AM

Mariah Marella Parayray of St. Scholastica wins the first BalikSaya competition

LOOK: Anastasia Steele wears Monique Lhuillier to her wedding

Jan 10, 2018 - 1:10 PM

'Fifty Shades Freed' sees Ana marrying Christian in a gown by the Filipina designer

FIFTY SHADES FREED. The wedding gown designed by Monique Lhuillier appears in third installment of the 'Fifty Shades' series. Screengrab from

'PilgrimAge': Joey Samson’s journey to nostalgia

Sep 25, 2017 - 9:30 PM

Joey Samson is this year's featured designer at the annual Red Charity Gala

Bb Pilipinas reaches out to PH designers for national costume collaboration

Sep 06, 2015 - 1:44 PM

The pageant seeks national costume designs that may be worn by this year s beauty queens at their international competitions

Filipino fiber makes it to Rome runway

Sep 21, 2013 - 1:10 PM

Filipino designers to showcase creations in Rome made out of indigenous fiber

FIBER. Indigenous materials are a perfect feature for high-fashion pieces. Rappler file photo

Urban art, PH dream in ToyCon 2013

Jun 14, 2013 - 9:28 PM

Toy designer Evan Aguiling is helping bring urban art to more Filipinos

URBAN ART. Artist Evan Aguiling poses beside a poster for one of his creations, Ganmetal Celsius. All photos by Ryan Songalia

3 visionaries reveal their style ‘origins’

May 25, 2013 - 9:21 PM

Norman Noriega Jerome Salaya Ang and Jeffrey Rogador unveil special collections for JAG Origins

HIGH IMPACT. Norman Noriega spices up this ultra-modern dress with a punch of red. All photos by Andrew Robles

A toast to Philippine fashion

May 25, 2013 - 8:00 AM

At the PH Fashion Week party founder Joey Espino shared his insights on Philippine fashion

A NIGHT FOR FASHION. Models, designers and fashion-lovers reveled at the Philippine Fashion Week 2013 party. Photo by Andrew Robles

Oliver Tolentino dresses 'Extra' host for Emmys

Sep 24, 2012 - 7:00 AM

The Filipino designer adds another feather to his cap as he continues to promote a Filipino indigenous fabric

EXTRA HOST MARIA MENOUNOS in her Oliver Tolentino gown at the Emmy Awards. Image from the designer's Facebook page

Pinoy Mercedes Benz designer shares what makes a car timeless

Jan 09, 2012 - 1:26 AM

Internationally renowned car designer Winifredo Wini Camacho answers questions about car industry trends brand integrity and how to handle rejection

Filipino designs German luxury cars

Jan 08, 2012 - 12:22 AM

Winifredo Camacho is recognized as a lead designer of the Benz E class series

CONCEPT. Drawn for the E-class series, courtesy of Mercedes-Benz.