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GMA Regional TV Live Interview

Our First TV Interview for GMA. July 5, 2021

IA COCA Talks About The “Bakuna” Inspired Collection, Life As A Designer

The Cold Shoulder Collection is a mini collection featuring 4 outfits all off-shoulder, have one sleeve or have slits in the sleeve for that easy access to be vaccinated. It was designed by award-winning IA (a-ya) Coca.
Stail.ph , April 2021

Cebuano designer creates summer outfits that are ‘bakuna-ready’

Whoever said that fashion follows the times couldn’t have been more right about this collection.
Philippine Star, May 2021

The Cold Shoulder Collection

Ia Coca’s vaccine-ready fashion
SunStar Cebu, May 2021

Ia Coca’s cold-weather terno is the streetwear puffer of our dreams

Fashion feature by Preen, March 2021

This terno puffer is a chic combination of cool and tradition

Our terno puffer as featured in Manila Bulletin.

STAIL PH Magazine November 2020 Cover

STAIL PH Magazine’s November Celebrity Spotlight, Bretman Rock

#NewNormalling: PPE and Face Mask Exhibit

PPE and face mask exhibit by celebrated local designers

SunStar Philippines, July 2020

Pandemic Protection with Style

Yahoo! News Philippines, June 2020

“…brands and creatives are becoming more conscious of our impact on the environment, social issues and even politics.”

Stail PH Magazine, March Cover 2020

Primetime Princess, Barbie Forteza wearing an Ia Coca ensemble for her very first Magazine Cover. Also check out the designer’s interview as the featured designer of the month.

Wonder Magazine Industria Interview

Meet StyleFest Ph 2019 winner as he talks about Arts and Commerce in this Wonder Mag’s Industria Designer Feature.

Wonder Magazine: Fashion Editorial

An exclusive up-close look at some of the key pieces by this year’s emerging designers

Preen: StyleFest Ph Runway Highlights

Local fashion is becoming more innovative every year. We saw this firsthand at StyleFestPH  last November 4 to 6 2019.

Mega: 5 Key Things Every Emerging Designer Must Learn

From this progressive conversation, we also got five key takeaways from the designer mentorship program.

Spotted Magazine May 2019 Cover

Spotted Magazine’s Cover Artist of the Month, Myrtle Sarrosa

Filipino Designer Finalist In Brisbane Fashion Designer Of The Year 2018

Press Release from the Philippine Department of Foreign Affairs-Australia.

Spotted Magazine, June 2018

Maris Racal Wearing Ia Coca pieces for her Magazine spread

World Fashion Week® Asia 2017, Philippine Representative

WFW 2017 saw the gathering of fashion designers from 5 continents to showcase their collections-debuting and setting the trends for the global consumer.

Preview Magazine, August 2017

Fashion Editorial for Preview Magazine styled by Andre Chang

Zee Lifestyle, April 2017

Global Asian Model Winner, Daina Nelson wearing a shift sequin dress by Ia Coca

Zee Lifestyle, August 2016

Fashion Editorial feature as one of the new breed of designers

SunStar :A showcase of Art Inspired Wear

This year’s graduates of the Fashion Institute of Design and Arts (Fida) Cebu recently presented its graduation collection through a fashion show.

Sunstar Yearbook 2016

Binibining Cebu Apriel Smith wearing Ia Coca for this Fashion Editorial