Teddy Santis’ 1st seasonal collection for New Balance release
TEDDY Santis, founder and creative director of New York-based apparel and lifestyle brand Aimeì Leon Dore (ALD), recently launched his first seasonal collection as creative director of New Balance MADE in USA. As part of the “MADE in USA” collection and on the occasion of the 40e anniversary of the iconic 990 silhouette, Santis designed limited edition seasonal models of the 990v1, 990v2 and 990v3 which were released in the US in April, with new introductions every month. The collection also includes classic American sportswear, including sweatshirts, sweatpants, shorts, long-sleeve t-shirts and short-sleeve t-shirts. The next drop is set to release locally this month at select New Balance stores and Commonwealth stores. To learn more about the collection, follow New Balance Philippines on its official Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/NewBalancePhilippines.
Fendi reveals Flavus diamond collection
DESIGNED by Fendi Jewelry Artistic Director Delfina Delettrez Fendi, Fendi released the House’s first high jewelry designs during the Fendi Couture Fall/Winter 2022 collection in Paris, France. Composed of a necklace, earrings and a cocktail ring, the Fendi Flavus adornment uses a mixture of white and yellow diamonds. Rooted in Roman mythology, the Fendi Flavus parure blends the mechanical and the organic with a dose of sculptural mid-century glamor from Cinecittà.
Bambi Harper donates Farrales dresses to exhibit
INSPIRED after visiting the course [email protected]a physical display of choice ensembles by Ben Farrales, known as the Filipino Dean of Fashion, at the Main Gallery of the Benilde Design and Arts Campus, Once upon a time there was the toast of a Manila model, Bambi Harper, donated select Farrales dull, evening dresses and fabric curtains from her own personal wardrobe, so that future students also learn from the fashion giant. The ongoing show features Farrales’ Filipino designs, traditional dull, and Muslim-inspired pieces, works that have earned him the honor of The Outstanding Filipino Award by the Junior Chamber International of the Philippines and Gawad CCP Para sa Sining by the Cultural Center of the Philippines. Ms. Harper’s pieces will be incorporated into the current exhibition, which runs until September 10. The entire collection will then be transferred to a permanent site on the DLS-CSB campus. [email protected] is on display at 12F Main Gallery at the Design and Arts Campus, De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde, 950 Pablo Ocampo St., Malate, Manila. Those wishing to share their Farrales robes for display and safekeeping, contact Gerry Torres and the CCA at [email protected]
SSI organizes an end of season sale
The SSI Group is holding its end of season sale until August 31, with discounts of up to 70% on select items from the high-end and luxury brands of the SSI Group: Anne Klein, Armani Exchange, Bally, Banana Republic , Bershka, Coach, Cortefiel, DKNY, Furla, Gap, Kate Spade New York, Lacoste, Marc Jacobs, Marks & Spencer, Massimo Dutti, Nine West, Old Navy, Pazzion, Polo Ralph Lauren, Pottery Barn, Springfield, Stradivarius, Steve Madden, Superga, Tommy Hilfiger, Women’s Secret and Zara. Shoppers can also fit, try on and buy while shopping in-store or order online via Trunc.ph, bananarepublic.com.ph, gap.com.ph, lacoste.com.ph, marksandspencer.com.ph, massimodutti.com/ph, oldnavy.com.ph, superga.phand zara.com/ph. Shoppers can also choose to order through The Specialist, SSI Group’s home concierge service: email [email protected], call 8-830-5000, contact Viber at 0917-552-9359 or text a message to www.facebook.com/SSILifePH. Customers can also participate in a social media challenge for a chance to win SSI Purple Cards, which can be used as a gift card when shopping at participating brands’ physical stores. To qualify, customer must shoot an unboxing video depicting items purchased from any SSI brand or Trunc.ph and post it to their Instagram, Facebook, or TikTok account no later than August 15. Tag @SSILife and use the hashtags #SSILifeUnboxed #SSILifeEndofSeasonSale.
Filipino jewelry brand opens branch at Shangri-La Plaza
The jewelry brand FILIPINO V!, known for its chic and playful collection, recently opened its new boutique at Shangri-La Plaza. Offering everyday and statement jewelry, V! has a variety of rings, necklaces, earrings and bracelets in youthful designs using mostly ethically sourced Palawan South Sea pearls as the centerpiece. V! is located on level 2, main wing of the Shangri-La Plaza. Visit V! @vjewelryoffcial on Instagram and Facebook to learn more about the brand.
adidas Ph Unveils VON’s adiClub x Maker Lab Artist Series
FOLLOWING last month’s launch of its new adiClub membership program, adidas Philippines is announcing the first-ever member-exclusive release via VON’s adiClub x Maker Lab Artist Series Starting July 22nd, a collection of patches and stickers designed by featured artist VON will be available at the Maker Lab at the adidas Brand Center in Glorietta, Makati. Von “VON” (Very Own Name) Alcantara is a self-taught multimedia artist whose portfolio includes a variety of design projects for global brands such as SEGA, Capcom, Sony and Illest. He’s no stranger to adidas, with the collaboration kicking off in 2021 when he helped the brand bring the adidas Brand Center to life by designing the store’s various moment zones. In this collection of patches and stickers, adidas releases designs that put a creative spin on the “adiClub” logo – from the classic adiClub logo in earth tones to designs inspired by the Philippines, Kawaii and even KPOP. Sticker designs will be given free to adiClub members with every purchase at the Brand Center, and heat press patches will be available at the Maker Lab for P250 for members who want to customize their apparel or bags.