Pasarela de Moda by PJ Arañador X Caritas Margins

Pasarela de Moda is one of the highlights of Caritas Manila´s Buy and Give Expo 2 that was held at Glorietta 4 Activity Center from November 28 to 30, 2014. The fashion show was a beautiful marriage between the vibrant spring/summer/resort collection of international designer PJ Arañador and the intricate merchandise of Caritas Margins. For about an hour, colorful and refreshing fabrics artfully cut to celebrate tropical living paraded before our eyes. The clothes look very lightweight and comfortable. They are adeptly complemented by accessories that were made by Caritas Margins’ partners. I could almost feel the sun caressing my face, fine powdery sand touching my toes and a glass of buko (coconut) juice in my hand as I listen to waves gently crushing into the shore while looking at the models make their way down the runway in the middle of the concrete jungle called Makati City.

Pasarela de Moda

Pasarela de Moda

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The models wearing Caritas Manila shirts

The models wearing Caritas Manila shirts

More Caritas Manila items go down the runway

More Caritas Manila items go down the runway

PJ Arañador joined the models on stage

PJ Arañador joined the models on stage

With PJ Arañador who was warm and accommodating

With PJ Arañador who was warm and accommodating

PJ Arañador is a designer with a social conscience and likes to give back to the community. He owns Wawa Restaurant in Iloilo and Nautilus in Boracay, a souvenir shop that sells items made by indigenous people.

This is how Frodo must have looked like when he was surrounded by Elrond and Galadriel and the rest of the beautiful and towering elves

This is how Frodo must have looked like when he was surrounded by Elrond and Galadriel and the rest of the beautiful and towering elves.

If you are still thinking of what to buy for your loved ones this Christmas, worry no more because Caritas Margins offers a variety of products that can satisfy that finicky tita or that niece with a sweet tooth. You can contact Mr. Salvador “Buddy” Arcangel VIII through caritasmargins@yahoo.com.ph for inquiries, or visit the website of Caritas Margins at www.margins.com.ph. Mr. Arcangel is the Program Manager of Caritas Margins.

For more information about Caritas Manila and Caritas Margins, please visit caritas.org.ph.

Ares and Laurence, thank you so much!!! 🙂

 

 

 

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