Anne Marie Saguil
Anne Marie Saguil was born and raised in the Philippines to an American father and Filipina mother. After spending years working in New York City’s fashion industry, she moved back to the Philippines to reconnect with her roots, taking inspiration from her life in the beautiful islands of the Philippines. An American-Filipina designer traveling between South East Asia and the United States, Saguil shares her passion for craftsmanship and fashion designing clothes, handbags and accessories using hand embroidered techniques and indigenous handwoven materials. Fusing modern design and local artistry, Saguil celebrates the beauty and age-old traditions of her beloved Philippines, creating wearable pieces with the aim of providing sustainable livelihoods for local artisans.