Mango presented its Fall/Winter 2013 collection in a fashion show dubbed “Rock It Up,” along with the recent grand opening of its flagship store in SM Mall of Asia.
Showcasing their highly popular, trend-driven choices for women, the shop now carries pieces from H.E. by Mango and Mango Touch, with the addition of Mango Kids and Mango Sport&Intimates.
Gracing the event were his Excellency Ambassador of Spain to the Philippines Jorge Domecq, with Miguel Albero, director of Programs of Acción Cultural Española (AC/E). He was here to open the exhibit Pacífico: Spain and the Adventure of the South Sea at the National Museum.
Special guests from MANGO Spain Jeronimo Garcia, director for expansion, and Jocelyne Calandra from the back-up team were also in attendance.
Hosts for the night, Borgy Manotoc and Nicole Andersson kept the energy up as Robby Carmona directed the evening’s extravaganza in style.
Celebrity couple Aubrey Miles and Troy Montero with their son Hunter were spotted onstage along with super models Ornussa Cadness and Kit Barraquias with twins Lilli and Violet in tow. Former MMA fighter and entrepreneur, Mitch Malli also took his turn in apparel by H.E. by Mango, alongside actress Bubbles Paraiso.
Sitting front and center were sartorial standout Marta Araneta, commercial model Lexi Schulze Berenguer-Testa, TV host Issa Litton, and swimwear designer Maggie Wilson-Consunji. The Philippine Volcanoes’ Gareth Holgate and Jake Letts were also scoping out the latest from H.E. by Mango. TV personalities Phoemela Barranda and Princess Snell also graced the occasion.
Taken by Cars provided the soundscape for the rock-inspired catwalk, while DJ Samir Ayeb spun the beats during the shopping party.
The night capped off a huge success for the brand and marked their presence in the country as a go-to for the fashion-conscious. With a bevy of new surprises in-store, Mango makes the search for the hottest styles more refreshing than ever before.