Asian Fashion Meets TOKYO
John T. Herrera / Ken Samudio / Renan Pacson
Designer Profile■Renan Pacson
Renan Pacson studied BS Clothing Technology at UP Diliman, Philippines.Known for his distinctly unique take on streetwear utilizing natural Philippine fabric, Renan has won the Mega Young Designers’ Competition in 2012 and the Preview Emerging Fashion Artists Award in 2014.
He recently presented his collection at the Canada-Philippine Fashion Week in Toronto and at the Fibre Filippine exhibition in Rome in 2014. This year he participated in the International Fashion Showcase of the London Fashion Week F/W 2015.
■John T. Herrera
John Herrera: Is a 33 years-old fashion designer who also teaches fashion design and pattern drafting. He is a favourite of Philippine celebrities and is known for his intricate & very technical designs. John Herrera also joined the International Fashion showcase during London Fashion Week F/W2015 and in August he was awarded the grand prize at the London Emerging Designer Awards 2015.
Ken Samudio was a marine biologist by profession. He ventured into accessories design prodded by friends in the fashion industry and armed only with raw natural talent plus a determination to succeed.
In the four years he has been an accessories designer, he has won several awards and has been featured in international fashion publications such as Vogue Italia. His latest achievement is being selected to showcase his accessories collection at the VOGUE TALENTS CORNER 2015 in Milan.