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Fi l i pi nos sh i ne at House of I k ons Fash i on Sh ow By M ARIE FAIRBANK

Kiar r a Fer r eir a - M iss Teen Global 2015

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H E H ou se of I k on s Fash i on Sh ow l ast 16t h an d 17t h Febr u ar y 2019 h ad a d i f f er en t p er sp ect i v e t h i s y ear . Sav i t a K ay e, t h e f ou n d er of H ou se of I k on s m ad e su r e t h e f ash i on sh ow w as i n cl u si v e by sh ow casi n g p l u s-si zes . ?Lady Kay? as Savita is fon dl y k n own , r aised awar en ess to th e fash ion in du str y en cou r agin g th at fash ion sh ou l d m ak e peopl e dr ess u p with con fiden ce an d be th em sel ves. Design er s col l ection s du r in g th e sh ow wer e focu sed on dr essin g u p peopl e of differ en t sizes, back gr ou n ds an d n ation al ity - th u s cr eatin g in tegr ation fr om bou tiqu e col l ection s to col l ection s for r ed car pet even ts. Th e even t aim ed to h igh l igh t th e im por tan ce of diver sity an d bein g you . It was abou t l ettin g th e wor l d k n ow th at con su m er s dictate fash ion an d n ot th e oth er way ar ou n d. Th is wou l d l et th e design er s k n ow th at in cl u din g pl u s sizes is th e way for war d wh en th ey m ar k et th eir col l ection s. Al l th e differ en t segm en ts of th e sh ow wer e beau tifu l l y cr afted to per fection . H ou se of Ik on s with ou t qu estion is th e best pl atfor m for em er gin g design er s. For th e fir st tim e M itch Desu n ia, th e fir st Ph il ippin e design er to do a sh ow at H ou se of Ik on s 4 year s ago, an d th e Fir st Ph il ippin e design er to do a sh ow in M on aco in th e su m m er of 2018 pr esen ted h er M ODE ch il dr en col l ection . It was a pr ou d m om en t to see ou r ver y own Fil ipin a

Davaw en yo-UK m em ber s an d t h e au t h or w it h Josh t h e you n gest design er

Ju lia Eclar in al-M u r dock

beau ty titl e h ol der s an d gor geou s m odel s at th e sh ow; n am el y,Ch r ista Bor ja, th e r eign in g M iss W or l d Peace Qu een 2018, Kacey Col een , M iss Su m m er W or l d 2018 an d Kiar r a Fer r eir a, M iss Teen Gl obal 2015. H avin g watch ed ever y sh ow of H ou se of Ik on s for th e past fou r year s, I per son al l y can say th at on e ador abl e an d pr etty ch il d m odel bl ossom ed sin ce th e fir st tim e sh e cam e ou t of h er sh el l wh en sh e was stil l 3 year s ol d. Sh e was th e you n gest m odel in th at sh ow th en , an d m odel l ed for M itch Desu n ia col l ection s. Julia Eclar inal-M ur dock, n ow 6 year s ol d, is in ever y in ch a pr ofession al ch il d m odel . Sh e h as h er own styl e an d was fu l l of con fiden ce as sh e swayed with gr ace on th e catwal k . Ever y tim e Ju l ia is on th e r am p you can see h er eyes gl ow with pr ide as sh e l oves an d en joys wh at sh e was doin g. Ju l ia m ade su r e th at sh e con tin u ou sl y im pr oves h er sel f in each an d ever y sh ow as sh e m odel l ed for two design er s du r in g th e l ast H ou se of Ik on s sh ow. As ack n owl edgem en t to th e u n en din g su ppor t given by H ou se of Ik on s to Fil ipin o tal en ts, m em ber s of Davawen yo UK assisted Savita Kaye as vol u n teer s du r in g th e 16th an d 17th Febr u ar y 2019 sh ows. Th ey wer e al so in atten dan ce du r in g th e 20th Jan u ar y 2019 H ou se of Ik on s castin g. Du r in g th e even t Davawen yo UK m em ber s pr om oted Tin al ak m ater ial to Josh , th e you n gest design er of H ou se of Ik on s. To H ou se of Ik on s - a h u ge th an k you for con tin u ou sl y su ppor tin g Fil ipin o tal en ts an d th an k you to th e Fil ipin o tal en ts for m ak in g u s pr ou d Fil ipin os in th e pr ocess.

M it ch Desu n ia, design er of M ODE Ch ildr en's Collect ion w it h Filipin o bu yer s

Ch r ist a Bor ja - M iss Wor ld Peace Qu een 2018

Kacey Coleen - M iss Su m m er Wor ld 2018

Filipin o m edia cover in g t h e even t

YES PHILIPPINES Newsmagazine UK Edition - March 2019 (Issue 10)  

YES PHILIPPINES Newsmagazine UK Edition - March 2019 (Issue 10)  

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