IN PHOTOS: Bench Fashion Week 2018

Megan Young, Lovi Poe and other stars walk the runway to celebrate the brand's 31st year

Rappler.com

Published: 2:27 AM September 3, 2018

Updated: 2:27 AM September 3, 2018

BENCH 2018. Bench Chan is pictured with his celebrity ambassadors during Day 2 of the Bench Fashion Week last September 2. Screenshot from Instagram/@benchtm

MANILA, Philippines – Stars populated the catwalk of the Bench Fashion Week from August 31-September 2  held at the Bench Tower in Taguig.

The 3-day event saw the likes of Miss World 2013 Megan Young, actresses Lovi Poe and WinWyn Marquez, and young actors Marco Gumabao, Enrique Gil, Kiko Estrada, and Dominic Roque strut the catwalk for the brands under the Bench group.

The original ambassador of Bench, actor-turned-Ormoc-mayor Richard Gomez and his wife, Ormoc 4th distric representative Lucy Torres-Gomez were present to lend their support to the show.

The chic-geek girls of @kashiecaph  strut their way to everyone's hearts with these dainty fits  . Catch the second day of the BENCH/ Fashion Week tomorrow in our ig stories #BFW_HOLIDAY18 A post shared by benchtm (@benchtm) on Aug 31, 2018 at 6:38am PDT

Free and careless  These pieces by @human_official had set off a whole new mood in today’s BENCH/ Fashion Week with their dose of attitude  . Catch the second day of the BENCH/ Fashion Week tomorrow in our ig stories #BFW_HOLIDAY18 A post shared by benchtm (@benchtm) on Aug 31, 2018 at 6:39am PDT

@lovipoe getting ready and making everyone excited for Day 2 of the #BFW_HOLIDAY18 Stay tuned A post shared by benchtm (@benchtm) on Sep 1, 2018 at 2:00am PDT

Kickin’ off in a few  #Day2 #BFW_HOLIDAY18 @enriquegil17 @teresitassen @jasondiazejercito @thestallion09 @davidlicauco @inigopascual @meganbata A post shared by benchtm (@benchtm) on Sep 1, 2018 at 2:17am PDT

Our guests have arrived  tune in to our IG stories for exclusives scenes in Day 2 of the BENCH/ Fashion Week  #BFW_HOLIDAY18 A post shared by benchtm (@benchtm) on Sep 1, 2018 at 2:37am PDT

Sarri and Venus  #bfw_holiday18 A post shared by Megan Young (@meganbata) on Sep 1, 2018 at 3:10am PDT

The whole squad fresh from a workout  #BActive #BENCHActive #BFW_HOLIDAY18 A post shared by benchtm (@benchtm) on Sep 1, 2018 at 6:51am PDT

The last day of the show culminated with the Bench Design Awards, where 3 designers were awarded for a chance to show their collections in the upcoming Amazon Tokyo Fashion Week.

Ched Dalodaog , Renz Reyes and Otto Sacramento were chosen as the 3 lucky designers to represent the country in Tokyo.

See you at the Amazon Fashion Week TOKYO  Congratulations to this year’s winners: Ched Dalodaog of Ched Studio (@chedstudio), Renz Reyes (@reyesrenz) and Otto Sacramento of Ottomondi (@ottomondi)  Make us proud Swipe for a sneak peek of their collection  #BENCHDESIGNAWARDS2018 #BFW_HOLIDAY18 A post shared by benchtm (@benchtm) on Sep 2, 2018 at 5:40am PDT

Few more snaps  that captured our hearts #BENCHDESIGNAWARDS2018 #BFW_HOLIDAY18 #Day3 A post shared by benchtm (@benchtm) on Sep 2, 2018 at 8:13am PDT

See the looks  from our Top 10 Finalists of the BENCH/ Design Awards  Congratulations! @toqa.tv, @mvn.d, @mrjannchristian, @chedstudio, @ninaamoncio See more in our IG stories  #BFW_HOLIDAY18 #BENCHDesignAwards2018 A post shared by benchtm (@benchtm) on Sep 2, 2018 at 6:15am PDT

– Rappler.com