Elevate Your Festive Glamour With Style Ensembles From Local Brands

Social gatherings may be limited, but you could still look your best even at home.

Last year’s holiday season may find your schedules filled to the brim with luncheons, dinners, and parties left and right. However, this 2020, your planners are almost empty with the lack of morning or evening affairs to attend to. But this doesn’t mean you couldn’t dress up for the season. Even while at home, can transform and spruce things up with the most striking holiday ensembles from Filipino designers. Whether you are into minimalist pieces bearing yuletide hues or creative, shimmering clothing, here are some of the collections you must shop from for your holiday look.

LEFT: ILYSE Top. RIGHT: LYV Top.

Vania Romoff

VR’s holiday collection may come in limited quantities, but it is abundant in sheer sophistication. Made from one-of-a-kind fabric and materials, each design evokes the holiday mood and of course, the signature feminine silhouettes of Vania Romoff. From pencil-cut dresses with intricate patterns to puff-sleeved tops with elaborate embroidery, you can look your elegant best in intimate celebrations.

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LEFT: Luntian top. RIGHT: Anita top.

Filip + Inna

This year’s Christmas falls on a Friday, and if you want to continue the online campaign of #FilipinoFashionFridays, why not wear striking pieces from this local brand? Filip + Inna’s latest clothing features the hand-sewn designs of Abdul Gaffar. Among those you should cop is Luntian, a beautiful top using Langkit or a traditional Maranaos weave. It is stitched on Inabel fabric from Ilocos, creating an eye-catching top. For an evening piece, their Anita top features the bold colors of deep blue and purple with a Langkit accent.

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LEFT: Olive green jumpsuit with ostrich feathers. RIGHT: ZIBO top.

Patty Ang

Even when you are only having Zoom celebrations, the playful silhouettes of the Fall/Winter collection come in handy. The designs of the tops alone are brimming with unique fabrics and embellishments that magnify your overall look. While most are evening-ready pieces, some of them carry soft hues that can go with daytime festivities.

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LEFT: Jasmine dress in floral brocade. RIGHT: Tala Sequin coords (bomber jacket and joggers set) in Midnight Blue.

Mark Bumgarner

Be it a tracksuit decked in sequins, a top made of linen with clean lines, or a terno piece, the holiday looks of Bumgarner are true visual feasts. You can go from day looks with your choice of soft palettes to evening ensembles with sparkling fabrics. As the designer’s Instagram post says, “Turn the dining room to your dance floor for this very different Holiday season.”

Click here to view some of the pieces. Contact +63 9178272236 or +63 9175219938 to browse through the full catalog.

LEFT: Soza Jacket in Gray. RIGHT: Esser Dress in Rust.

Rajo Laurel

“Created with compassion, fortitude, and the philosophy that life, like love, always will thrive.” The Reset holiday collection of Rajo is an encouraging call to move forward amid the challenges of this year. The House of Laurel and Rajo! is a mix of straightforward pieces and surprising color combinations that reflect the season. From striking polka-dots and graphic patterns to minimalist clothing, it is also good to note some of these dresses were made with little to no wastage. Rajo has been experimenting with techniques and practices to adapt to the fast-changing world of fashion and to promote sustainability.

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