An intrinsic name Pidayit is spun through the fashion circle. This represents an intertwine of homespun ideas infused in colors, retazzos of forlorn pieces woven to a rebirth that is masterfully unique . This intricate production patiently from hand are restoration works beholden to sight. This is a representation of the Filipiniana cool and chic of fashion
The name behind the brand is Philip Dizon Torres, a notable Kapampangan with
35 years of design experience. Armed with a college degree in San Sebastian College, he continued to pursue his studies in Fashion Designing at Slim’s Fashion & Art School.
The fashion ramp of success started through dressing up both local and famed personalities in the Philippines in the early years
His movie debut was his ingenious costume design fo Magic Temple, a movie directed by the great Peque Gallaga and Lore Reyes.
Not to be amiss in the hall ways of fashion exhibits, he was part of the recent Philippine Fashion week in Makati and the Smx convention center celebrated by other renowned fashion talents of the industry.
2015 saw a rebirth in his sartorial way of recreating fashion. His artistically driven flare became the bastion of his magical works, intertwine of hand and genius. Vibrantly interwoven, his art is a revelation where material and passion are embroidered together. Crocheted repeatedly, this amazing skill transforms any garment into one unified glorious design.
Celebrated by the new and old of the fashion trade , Philip spins further magic into accessories and beading works, recreating collages of patches, buttons and cut-out designs
This emboldened collection of PIDAYIT resonates to the Kapampangan word for “Pidayit-dayit” meaning to put together. A new concept of chic and culture, conjoined. A rebirth of sorts.
“Reduce, Reuse and Recycle” is an understatement often used by Philip.
In a world where challenges are painstakingly fought and achieved, Philip brought in this successful concept with his unique pursuit
Pidayit is now a name and brand. A local icon of art and garment, of fashion and style, of creativity and wonderment.
Pidayit once a local name, now proudly showcased globally.
Written for splash PINAS/supporting local entrepreneurs