Andre Chang: Nylon Manila’s New Creative and Fashion Visionary

A renowned fashion figure in the industry joins the Nylon Manila team to welcome a new era of creativity and style.

Nylon Manila proudly announces the appointment of renowned fashion expert Andre Chang as its new Creative and Fashion Director. Chang, a celebrated figure in the fashion industry with over 15 years of diverse experience, is set to bring a fresh, innovative approach to Nylon Manila’s fashion and creative content.

Expertise and Innovation: Andre Chang’s Fashion Journey

Well-known for his groundbreaking work as a fashion editor and stylist, Andre Chang’s deep understanding of the fashion landscape is unmatched. His extensive experience includes styling high-profile lookbooks, directing runway shows, and leading fashion campaigns. He has also played a pivotal role in shaping the next generation of fashion talents through his mentorship at De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde.

His career highlights include his influential work with Artists and Company Manila and his impactful contributions as a contributing fashion editor and stylist at Preview Magazine. There, he was instrumental in conceptualizing, producing, and styling trend-setting fashion editorials. His styling work also extends to contributing editorial work with Vogue Italia online, including commercial work with international personalities, celebrities, and fashion brands.

Chang is not just a fashion icon; he is also a passionate advocate for Filipino design. His efforts in scouting and nurturing new talent, coupled with his support for established Filipino designers, have significantly contributed to the industry. His collaboration with Manila Fame, Center for International Trade Expositions and Missions (CITEM), and Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) as a product development consultant underscores his commitment to placing Filipino design on the global map.

Revolutionizing Fashion with Nylon Manila

In his new role at Nylon Manila, Chang is poised to redefine the magazine’s creative direction. “I will be contributing to the brand’s identity and will be producing fashion and creative content that deeply connects with the preferences and values of the Gen Z audience as well as prioritizing authenticity and inclusivity, sustainability and ethical fashion branding, and fostering a sense of community through our readers,” says Chang.

His vision is to create a style guide that resonates with the modern generation, blending contemporary aesthetics with the vibrant energy of today’s youth. Chang’s innovative approach is expected to transform how fashion and culture are presented and celebrated in the magazine.

“The joining of Andre Chang is a landmark moment for Nylon Manila,” states Anne Bernisca, COO of Modern Media Group Inc. “His expertise in crafting styles that appeal to the modern generation and his knack for capturing youthful expression are vital for our growth and success. Andre’s leadership is set to redefine our fashion narrative and connect deeply with our audience,” she adds.

The entire Nylon Manila team enthusiastically welcomes Andre Chang, anticipating a groundbreaking era of creative and fashion leadership under his guidance.