RAJO LAUREL
THE MET GALA 2017 Red Carpet Review - Part 2

May

2

2017

This is part 2 of my peanut gallery review of the MET GALA and it’s beginning to look like a snooze festival. I mean there were a lot of beautiful women but most of them wore really unremarkable clothes. Do take a look at the images and see if you agree with me or not? Continue Reading
THE MET GALA 2017 Red Carpet Review - Part 1

May

2

2017

The first Monday in May is like a Christmas for fashion folk like myself. It’s the annual Metropolitan Museum GALA benefit that makes everyone in fashion in a tizzy. This year the Theme of the exhibit is the work of REI KAWAKUBO who is the creative force for Comme Des Garçons.
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#TheAndy2017

March

29

2017

There is something quite life altering about being asked to be a Ninong to a wedding! You begin to look at things a little bit differently. You begin to realise your true age. Age in a sense that perhaps you are wiser and the honour that is given you is important. Most specially if the couple is someone that is very close to your heart. Continue Reading
A quick weekend escape for #TheAndy2017

March

28

2017

I am a strong believer in the power of the pause! One really needs some breathing time in order to become more productive. After a series of creative exertions Nix and I decided to take a quick break out of the city. It was also like catching two birds with one hand as our dear Thea Jacinto was going to get married that same weekend. Continue Reading
My ASUS - TRANSCENDENCE show part 2!

March

24

2017

I was really pleased with the collection that me and my team came up with for ASUS. In a way it was like a polar opposite of my previous collation which was about lightness and color. This collection was more severe, tailored and layered. Continue Reading
The 50th Anniversary celebration of ORO CHINA CEBU!

March

15

2017

I was in Cebu recently for the 50th anniversary of ORO CHINA! Oro China is a well loved jewerly brand that has become a beacon of business and industry for the last 50 years! Any business that has lasted 50 years is worthy of a grand celebration. Continue Reading
Oscars 2017 Red Carpet review - Part 2

February

27

2017

This is part two of my OSCARS red carpet review. I can’t help but feel a bit underwhelmed by this years gowns. There were amazing hits though and I will point them out to you. But there is this feeling of Blah…..in most of the choices. It’s still exciting for me to see as there is so much to be learned every year. So take a look at... Continue Reading
Oscars 2017 Red Carpet Arrival - Part 1

February

27

2017




The OSCARS is my Super Bowl! It’s one of the two times of the year that I call in for a half day and start my work after lunch. This year’s Academy Awards theme was about inspiration. In many ways this resonates a truth with me. Ever since I was small the Academy awards was very special. There were many unforgettable moments at this... Continue Reading
#UYFinally2017

February

21

2017

One of my greatest joys is when my clients becomes my friends. Such is the case with my recent wedding wherein their family has truly become an endearing part my memories. In fact I am so affectionate to all their children that when they come to my office my studio is busy with happy noises of laughter and cheer. Continue Reading
LEA SALONGA - SONGS FROM THE STAGE!

February

20

2017

I have known my friend Lea Salonga since we were 6 years old. We were both cast as children in the King and I. In fact she was one of the children with the speaking roles. In many ways the stage has been like a home for both of us. We started in theatre and have this love and affection for it. I feel so blessed each time I am considered... Continue Reading