As the Philippine economy surges forward, it is not just the international fashion brands that are enjoying unprecedented growth. Local designers and homegrown labels are asserting their presence in the market as never before, and retail developers are taking note.
Early last year, Archaeology was unveiled at the upscale Power Plant Mall in the Makati City Lopez family-owned Rockwell development, a dedicated retail space for innovative Filipino designers and retailers such as Irene's Closet, Marni's Room and Ilaya Couture.
Hermès is launching a Laundromat pop-up shop in NYC - dubbed Hermèsmatic - where customers can bring their old scarves to be dip-dyed by an expert. Get all the details on WWD.com. #wwdnews (📷: @donstahl)