The Ukay-Ukay Fashion in the Philippines become really popular during the late 90’s. Filipino population that couldn’t afford expensive designer apparels seek the nest of the Ukay-Ukay shops. Until, the fashionistas start noticing it and the creative radar naturally within them begun to try and experiment from this Ukay clothes, which are by the way, second hand clothing and other apparels.
Ukay-Ukay Fashion in the Philippines!
Ukay means “to dig up”, literally digging up in the pile of second hand clothing few years ago, but then when Ukay boomed, they created a system, and put them in the racks and cabinets, just like in the malls. The Ukay-Ukay Fashion in the Philippines! became phenomenon since fashionistas conquered the Ukay world.
From then on, the creativity and style of Filipinos started working and making every road their fashion runway with their ideas and style mixed with original and Ukay stuff to the real style and fashion. That’s when the Ukay-Ukay Fashion in the Philippines begun.