Soon-to-wed couples from the Metro found a wide array of wedding products and services during the Wedding Ensemble: The Midtown Bridal Fair held at the Midtown Atrium of Robinson’s Place Manila from April 23 – 25, 2009.
Wedding Ensemble, managed by Philtrade Exhibits and produced by Jishan Productions, showcased the products and services of some of the best local wedding suppliers in Manila and nearby provinces. The activity area was decorated by premier flower and event stylist Mr. Henry Pascual.
Ms. Minda Carpio, Robinsons Land Corporation Vice President for Lease; Mr. Ervin Wu, Property Director of Robinsons Malls; Ms. Baby Villegas, Manila International Relations officer; Congressman Amado Bagatsing, Fifth District of Manila Representative; Congresswoman Rissa Hontiveros – Baraquiel, Akbayan Partylist Representative; Ms. Hazelyn Santos, Bodyshot 2008 Grand Prize winner; Mr. Jishan Ahammed, Jishan Productions head, and actress Mrs. Lani Mercado – Revilla, wife of Senator Ramon ‘Bong’ Revilla Jr. graced the opening ceremony, held on the first day of the wedding fair and exhibit.
During the event, the latest bridal collections of local bridal couturiers Serge Jimenez, Mel Meer of Bergamo, Jonathan Pagaduan, Dennis Cabalinan of Designers Studio, and Ivan Dela Cruz were showcased on the runway. Mr. Glenn del Rosario of De Lofer did a bridal make up demo. The last day of the event was highlighted by the unveiling of the latest summer and fall jewelry couture collection of Sapphire Princess. Wedding event venue Patio Victoria won the Best Booth Award.
Wedding Ensemble: The Midtown Bridal Fair is supported by the Department of Tourism, Robinsons Place Manila, The Philippine Star, Philippine Graphic, Business Mirror, MOD Magazine, Tamayo’s Catering, and Kasal.com.