Metrowear Icon: 20 Years of Rajo Laurel

When in Manila, we always honor one of the most influential designers namely Rajo LaurelHe’s talent has greatly affected the standards of Philippine fashion.


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And last Sunday, he marks his 20th year in the Philippine fashion industry and birthday celebration , recognized by “Fashion Show Samsung Metrowear Icon: Rajo Laurel.”  The tribute show features a wide variety of new collections, playing with hues of whites, blacks grays and reds – Everything a Rajo is notable for. From evening wear, bridal and couture, every technique ( cuts, drapes, sequins ) is brilliantly incorporated as well. 


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Likewise, a definite highlight is his expression of shapes, using hoops and cable wires that are sophisticatedly accented. I can’t further describe how it was executed beautifully, but the images says it all!


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And of course, I am also wearing an RTW classic piece by Mr. Rajo Laurel himself. I’ve had it for quite a while now and I expect it to settle with me for a lifetime! Again, Congratulations and Happy Birthday Mr. Rajo Laurel! 
It’s exciting to see who will be the next Metrowear Fashion Icon When in Manila!  
Write-up by:
Pauline of
Metrowear: 20 Years of Rajo Laurel