Tuesday, May 29, 2012

Fashion Designer Oliver Tolentino Gives Hope to Payatas Women

It is a great delight to see  and hear fellow Filipinos give hope and strength to their countrymen and internationally - acclaimed fashion designer Oliver Tolentino continues to warm not just the Hollywood's heart and the red carpet fashion industry but also the Filipino fashion industry.

His latest works include the Payatas women who painstakingly weave the bags for the MaSAYA collection that stand out because of the bright colors and patterns.

RIIR Models present the newest Kantinares collection of Oliver Tolentino; photo source: http://ruizmark.com/2011/10/27/rags2riches-launches-riir-oliver-tolentino-masaya-collection/
L.A - based Oliver Tolentino has bagged several awards including the most recent the Designer of the Week for Fashion Week El Paseo in Palm Springs, California and winner of the Sustainable Eco fashion Award during the 2010 Islands of the World Fashion Week in the Bahamas.