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Monday, May 12, 2014

Piling-Piling Pananamit Pilipino : a DTI Sikat Pinoy National Fashion Fair this May 21 to 25, 2014, at the SM Megatrade Halls 1-3 at the SM Mega Mall.

Fashion alert!! Our product made here in the Philippines are having a big demand abroad, from food to the latest fashion trend, check out the upcoming DTI Sikat Pinoy National Fashion Fair and be tease on the upcoming craze in fashion with pinoy made touch.

read the PR details below

Recognizing the need to promote Filipino MSMEs (micro, small and medium enterprises), the DTI-Bureau of Domestic Trade is organizing five trade fairs this year under the Sikat Pinoy brand. With 60% of total exports coming from MSMEs, it is important tor the department to provide marketing support for these entrepreneurs so they could reach a wider domestic market and eventually become globally competitive.

This year’s second trade fair will highlight the vibrant fashion industry. The Sikat Pinoy National Fashion Fair is themed Piling-Piling Panamit Pilipino, and will be held from May 21 to 25, 2014, at the SM Megatrade Halls 1-3 at SM Mega Mall in Mandaluyong City.

Fashion pieces ranging from handcrafted accessories, to intricately woven fabrics and unique apparel from MSMEs across the country’s 16 regions will be showcased at the event. About 150 participants are expected to display their wares in different fashion categories, such as clothing, apparel and other wearables, footwear, leather goods, bags and accessories, jewelry, health and wellness products, etc.

Among the event highlights will be a fashion show of bridal gowns using indigenous raw materials, to be held as part of the formal opening on May 21. The Cebu Fashion Accessories Manufacturers will display their export-quality costume jewelry and fashion accessories in a special setting. For those looking for more traditional craftsmanship, the Ilocos region will also have their own pavilion to showcase the work of the MSMEs from Region 1.

Fashionistas looking for that unique, one-of-a-kind item that can make you stand out at special occasions should grab this rare shopping opportunity. Homemakers on a budget will also be able to get some great bargains, especially for the coming school opening. Even trendy hunks will surely be able to find an interesting accent piece or accessory to jazz up their daily office outfits.

To encourage aspiring entrepreneurs, Awareness Seminars are being offered free of charge. The Bureau of Internal Revenue will hold a seminar on BIR matters and the duties of SMEs as responsible taxpayers on May 22 & 23, from 9:30 – 10:30 AM. Those interested in venturing into Online Marketing can attend the seminar by Air21 Global on May 24 & 25, from 9:30 – 10:30 AM.

There will also be training demos during the event. These are scheduled from 2:00 – 4:00 PM as follows: May 22 – Bag Accessorizing; May 23 – Beadworks; May 24 – Hair & Make-up; May 25 – Massage Oils.

For more information, contact the DTI-Bureau of Domestic Trade at telephone no. 751-3223, fax no. 751-3224, or email Please “Like” the Facebook page for updates on Sikat Pinoy events
Azrael Coladilla is the blogger and founder of Azrael's Merryland Blog. This blog started as a personal blog in 2003, and then converted the blog into a lifeblog about his interest and reporting about pop culture, lifestyle, entertainment, technology, food, travel, toys, outdoor adventure, internet and social media. Awarded as the 2009 Most Influential Blogger for Luzon, Philippines, awarded by the Philippine Blog Awards. He is the founder of several online communities - Manila Bloggers Network, Philippine Bloggers Network, Oh My Food! community, Cavite Bloggers, Travel and Blog Community, and Philippine ToyCon. Azrael's Merryland Blog is included in a list of top 50 Blogs in the Philippines , ranked 65th in Top 100 Blogs that Matter , 49 must read lifestyle blog in the Philippines. and rank 40th in 100 Top Philippine Blogs by Feedspot.
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