Filipino fashion designer Michael Cinco

Michael Cinco is a Dubai-based Filipino fashion designer who put up his own couture house specializing in wedding gowns and dresses named “Michael Cinco Haute Couture.”

He was invited to create designs for the reality-model search, America ‘s Next Top Model: Cycle 16. “To be in one of the most watched reality shows in the world is a rare opportunity. I am very thankful to the people who gave me the chance to be part of this show. This international exposure will definitely help my career move to another level” he said. Cinco was born in the island of Samar and graduated from the University of the Philippines (UP) in 1988 with a Fine Arts degree.