Five designers from Cagayan de Oro and Iligan Cities showcased their latest designs during the recent Manila Furnishings and Apparel Manufacturers’ Exchange (Manila FAME), an international fashion and crafts fair held October 20-22, at the World Trade Center in Pasay City.

The works of Cagayan de Oro City’s Pat Gabutina, Nicole Cabanlet and Tzaddi Esguerra, and Jan Pagarigan and Chris Gomez, both of Iligan City collectively named as DESIGN10 highlighting the use of indigenous materials in forming globally competitive works of art. Shown below is their exhibit during Manila FAME 2016.

photo by Irwin Jayson Jamaca

Here’s the short write-up about the group.


Shown below are the five designers: Pat Gabutina (1st from left), Jan Pagarigan (seated, 3rd from left), Chris Gomez (4th from left), Nicole Cabanlet (seated, 3rd from right), and Tzaddi Esguerra (4th from right) together with DTI officials led by Misamis Oriental provincial director Eliza Pabillore (5th from left) and Irwin Jayson Jamaca, DTI senior trade development specialist (1st from right).

photo by Jan Avila Pagarigan

Some of the world-class designs from Northern Mindanao.

photo by Pat Gabutina

Here’s the event directory below. They’re featured on pages 62 and 63.


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