Every fashion designer dreams of presenting their collection at New York Fashion Week. For Rosenthal Tee, it only took a few years in the business to take her spot in one of the major fashion events in the world. Known for her works in bridalwear and luxewear, Rosenthal’s aesthetic has always been about femininity and sophistication, centering on pieces that are simple yet daring and sexy. Because really, she gets what women want.
Playful ruffles, streamlined silhouettes, with hints of skin in easy separates and bold colors is evident in her collection. A key piece is a ruffled red dress with a low-cut back that can easily transition to summer.
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Rosenthal Tee presents a curated collection for Fall Winter 2016 inspired by the the inevitability of the unexpected. Compelled by the revelry and opportunity to discover new places, the collection is a visual and romantic quest towards seeking solace in our most inner thoughts and coming to terms with the volatility of the future.
Masterfully rendering a mix of studied fashion craftsmanship with the raw, youthful creative spirit that is evident of talented Manila's rising stars, young fashion designer Rosenthal Tee has forged an up and coming label that reflects her feminine aesthetic with the defining details of structured sophistication.
Rosenthal Tee's fashion education is among the best in the world. Graduating in 2013 in the famed Istituto Marangoni with a Master's Degree in Fashion Design Womenswear with Distinction, the young designer joins the likes of Franco Moschino (late founder of the namesake brand) and Allesandra Fachinetti (formerly of Valentino and Gucci) as alumni in the prestigious art and design academy. In addition, she took further design studies around London, completing a Pattern/Cutting course at the London College of Fashion, as well as Jewelry Design and Textile Print Design courses at the Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design.
At the helm of Rosenthal's Manila base is her eponymous label, Rosenthal Tee. With the designer having studied and worked in different countries, as well as amassing an amount of personal travel experiences, Rosenthal Tee, the brand, embodies the soul and spirit of adventure. Rosenthal Tee is a wearable rendering of the designer's stories as a woman, done through luxury ready-to-wear pieces and bespoke eveningwear.
Her travels immerse her in beauty and eccentricity, which are the hallmarks of her work. She joins together the contours of landscapes, the threads of culture, and the patterns of architecture from vibrant Manila to bustling London.
People and places she’s loved across Asia and continental Europe have inspired her designs and their unconventional poetry.