I was assisting for Eric Maningat that year (2009) for Philippine Fashion Week. It was my first year to experience Philippine Fashion Week, and it was filled with adrenaline. One of the shows that Eric handled was for Michael Cinco. It was amazing. I would usually stand behind the wall of the main entrance to … Continue reading Back Stage at Michael Cinco for Philippine Fashion Week 2009
I took this photo of Ria Bolivar while my colleage, Noel Jimenez, was doing her hair. The look came with very thin yet strong brunette eyebrows and red lipstick. I loved how Ria owned her red lips. It's always refreshing for me when a woman feels empowered after I have applied their makeup.
I was amazed by this Cary Santiago creation and I was amazed by Justine Gabionza who wore it. I am a beauty pageant junkie and I was star struck working with Miss Tourisim Queen Intenational 2006. When I saw Justine in this dress, I was baffled on how Cary Santiago constructed this dress. I … Continue reading Backstage at Cary Santiago for Fashion Watch Quartet (March 2008)
The girls for the Fashion Watch Quartet : Lulu Tan-gan show have just been dressed and were lining up at the ball room where we were stationed when I took this photo of Jessica and Krystal. The main focal point of the makeup for this show was the glossed out "Barbie" pink lipstick which complemented … Continue reading Backstage at Lulu Tan-gan for Fashion Watch Quartet (August 2008)
When I joined the Patrick Rosas Artistic Team, the first fashion show I worked on was for Inno Sotto's Alhambra collection on the 29th of October 2007. I was a nervous wreck the entire day of the show for it is not often that one gets to work for a world class designer. To this … Continue reading A Day of Firsts : Inno Sotto and Bea Valdez (October 2007)