Marie Clothing is a local retail brand that aims to empower Pinay young professionals by wearing clothes that elevate their look.
Jillian Marie Calimlim, or Jill, has a double degree in Psychology and Entrepreneurship at De La Salle University, and took up Fashion Dressmaking at Slim’s Fashion & Arts School.
She also took up courses in Draping, Couture Sewing, and Fabric Manipulation at ICE-FAD. She further widened her expertise by taking up Embroidery at Central St. Martin in London.
She specializes in minimalist yet sophisticated designs. Before launching her retail brand, she was designing custom-made gowns, dresses, and children costumes.
Jill believes that women can have commanding presence simply by feeling good and looking presentable. She wants to bring representation to the local fashion scene by designing value-for-money pieces that are classy yet multi-functional.