HOW YOU CAN MAKE IT IN THE INDUSTRY:
â€œGet as much experience as you can (like working for a local brand, magazine, etc.). Find where your skills, passion, and local demand meet. And treat everyone you come across with kindness”
Fashion Tricks a la Chi
â€¢ Good lighting is essential to taking perfect pictures.
â€¢ Masking tape can work miracles!
â€¢ Don’t be afraid to mix prints if they’re in the same color family.
â€¢ Have a trusted tailor.
â€¢ Pair something loose with something tight.
Fashion Tricks a la Mawee
â€¢ Invest in good basics they’re easy to mix and match with trendier pieces.
â€¢ Don’t be afraid to wear color or prints.
â€¢ Maxi skirts or dresses (with the right fit) make you look instantly chic.
â€¢ Accessories go a long way.
â€¢ Red lipstick can instantly shake up any look.
Her youthful renderings of stylish muses and Manila’s most fashionable have graced the country’s broadsheets and glossies alike.
HOW I GOT INTO FASHION: â€œI’ve been illustrating since I can remember, but when I discovered fashion, I loved the idea that a piece of art could be wearable. It also became an outlet for me like drawing a bag I can never afford! â€œ