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Thursday, August 28, 2014
Mia Arcenas AW 2014 Preview
Fashion takes this author from Manila to Cebu to shoot the collection of designer Mia Arcenas for AW 2014. A glimpse of what's to come for the holidays is a lot of pleats, fusion of prints and Art Deco influences in black and white. While in accessories, layered chains, gold accents with semi precious stones are all ready shine in the season of celebrations. Clutches and bags come in dyed exotic skins and fringes while refreshing geometric minaudières are unveiled in colored transparencies. A fusion statement inspired from multi-cultural influences, the latest collection is refreshing take on modern luxury.
The Face of Mia Arcenas AW 2014 is Melissa Amitrovic.@
The backdrop at the showroom.
Blanc et Noir.
Model action with Melissa shot by Photographer Dan Ong and stylist David Jones Cua.
In between breaks with designer Mia Arcenas, the author and creatives/stylist David Jones Cua.
The new minaudières.
Photography by Dan Ong.
Creative Direction and Stylists: Luis Espirtu Jr. and David Jones Cua. Makeup by Erica.