WHO WORE WHAT?!  ‘Dark Seduction’ at Illustrado’s Intimate 12th Anniversary Fashion Bash
Sep27

WHO WORE WHAT?! ‘Dark Seduction’ at Illustrado’s Intimate 12th Anniversary Fashion Bash

Illustrado Magazine: Expect nothing but darkly seductive looks!   It’s our 12th year anniversary and what’s a more fitting way to celebrate than asking the fabulous fashion circle of UAE to come party with us in their own interpretation of our theme for the evening: “Dark Seduction”.       Spoiler alert? They did not disappoint! One thing we love about our parties is our attendees; because they don’t just show up —...

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100 MIFG: Michael Cinco – Fashion Designer
Feb14

100 MIFG: Michael Cinco – Fashion Designer

    100 Most Influential Filipinos in the Gulf: Michael Cinco – Fashion Designer   Like his imagination, his career knows no limit. With a name so huge in the fashion industry and a brand so well acquainted with the world’s A-listers and royalty, Michael Cinco continues to inspire fashionistas and Filipinos alike. We asked him what his secret was – Michael voiced: “You have to stay true to yourself and...

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Most Influential Filipinos in the Gulf: Michael Cinco – Trailblazer
Feb01

Most Influential Filipinos in the Gulf: Michael Cinco – Trailblazer

MICHAEL CINCO Fashion Designer   2016 saw Michael Cinco shedding tears at the Jardin de Tuileries after mounting his very first show at the Paris Haute Couture Week – a dream fulfilled, with the support of the Asian Couture Federation where the designer is a founding member.  It was not just another milestone.  It was THE milestone – the achievement of the ultimate aspiration, within the stellar career of this...

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Michael Cinco and His Paris Dream
Sep28

Michael Cinco and His Paris Dream

Michael Cinco and His Paris Dream By Lalaine Chu-Benitez Photo courtesy of Couturissimo and Now Fashion Nine years ago, before the red carpet dresses for Hollywood A-listers, before the million peso dresses became the talk of the fashion industry back home, before his Breakthrough Designer Award at the WGSN Global Fashion Award in New York, the standing ovations on the runways of Dubai, Manila, Australia, America’s Next Top Model and...

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Keeping up with the Con Gen: Is it really Pinoy Pride?
Jul28

Keeping up with the Con Gen: Is it really Pinoy Pride?

Is it really Pinoy Pride? By Consul General Paul Raymund Cortes   In general, when around other ethnicities, Filipinos tend to be extremely coy about what they can achieve or what they can contribute in the international community. They are meek and modest about their credentials and would rather take on a supporting role in their work environments, wary about being perceived as one of those loathed grandstanding know-it-all...

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