Philip Rodriguez is highly regarded as Cebu’s fashion icon. Endowed with an innate and instinctive good taste for fashion, his clothing collections were tremendously popular and recognized by the elite society around the world.
Philip’s artistic features can be traced from a family whose fabric finesse has spanned for over three decades. The family’s fabric specialty shop, Piere Angeli, was then managed by Philip after he graduated from college. He was sketching designs for his clients while choosing fabrics for them. In time, his satisfied and loyal customers grew massive, thus, starting his flourishing designing career.
His priceless talent did not go unnoticed that even the most prominent and influential figures in our country hankered for his luxurious designs. Then-President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo and Former President Corazon Cojuangco Aquino were among the respected dignitaries he dressed up on special events. Queen Lankhambule of Swaziland and even His Royal Highness Prince Bolkiah of Brunei were also among those who asked for his design masterpieces. It is without a doubt that the name “Philip Rodriguez” implies sophistication, classiness and style.
Philip’s designs are not boring or unchanging, although his creations may be dubbed as classic pieces. In fact, his clothes never cease to be stylish and flattering, leaving a striking imprint in one’s mind. His clothes are designed to be representative of his client’s personality. What’s nice about his clothing is that he manages to hide his client’s body flaws while making great bodies more emphasized.
He has received numerous awards like the Mayors’ Awards and the Perlas Awards. His ever evolving design masterpieces are an epitome of his success in the designing world. The name “Philip Rodriguez” will always bring pride to Cebu.