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.
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A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"