It was no surprise that most of Cebu’s known designers and Cebu fashionistas were present to support the event.
The Cebu event was also graced by no less than Gov. Gwen Garcia.
This year’s theme was “Asia Tropic Style” which showcases the “New Asia” fashion.
The competition had two divisions – Accessories & Apparel.
The finalists -
Julius Dela Cruz
Neil San Pedro
Jamie Seno Zanoria
Vandale dela Bajan
The judges were renowned in the fashion industry – the World Furniture Designer Mr. Kenneth Cobonpue, Fashion Designer Ms. Arcy Gayatin, Fashion Editor Ms. Daryl Chang, among others.
Bagging the P25,000 cash prize was Julius de la Cruz for the Accessories Division and the winner for the Apparel Division was Pinky Magalona, for her shredded chiffon, bagged a 2-year scholarship at the School of Fashion and the Arts.