Globe Tattoo and Swatch celebrated creativity in "Tattooed in Time," a colorful cosplay competition and fashion show, as well as the launch of Swatch’s new line of watches designed by Japanese artist Hiroyuki Matsuura. Cosplay queen Alodia Gosiengfiao, and TV host Tim Yap hosted the event held at the TriNoma activity center.
Contest host Mia Bayuga had her hands full introducing each of the flamboyant costumes down the runway. From over 60 cosplayers, the contestants were trimmed down to 15, until finally, only three were chosen: Samantha de Guzman in her Pharoah of Lilith of Battle of Immortals costume for Best Female Cosplayer; Dennis Madarang in his elaborate Balanar Arm Dota outfit for Best Male Cosplayer; and Cykah Malagad for his meticulous depiction of Astaroth from the game Grand Chase won Best Mecha.
Matteo Guidicelli, meanwhile, introduced Swatch’s latest line of watches, New Six Gents Collection. Some of the country’s best fashion designers, including Kermit Tesoro, Louis Claparols, Jerome Lorico, Eric delos Santos, Jerome Ang and Martin Bautista, breathed life into Matsuura’s collections by displaying ensembles inspired by his art in a fashion show.
Also present were Ashley Gosiengfiao; head of Nomadic Broadband Business for Tattoo Dong Ronquillo; and from Swatch Philippines, president Virgie Ramos, creative director Rowell Santiago, and COO James Locsin.
Ronquillo also unveiled Tattoo’s latest promo, available until July 31. All new Tattoo Postpaid Unlimited Plan subscribers will automatically receive a tattoo Gift Certificate from Globe worth P1,500 or P2,500, respectively. The gift certificates can be used to purchase a Swatch Watch from participating Swatch outlets nationwide, by or before September 30.
Hosts Tim Yap and Alodia Gosiengfiao with Matteo Guidicelli and the winners. Click for more.