Here comes the Michael Leyva bride

The designer shines bright with his latest bridal collection showcase

On May 11, with the Peninsula Manila’s grandeur as his glittering backdrop, designer Michael Leyva made jaws drop as he outLongsleevedid himself with his current bridal collection—a display of unparalleled artistry and creative genius. 

SHINING STAR. Longsleeve ball gown with a plunging neckline styled with delicate lace and intricate bead detailing

As the first model glided down the runway, everybody in attendance realized that, in a world where fashion trends wax and wane with the passing seasons, Michael Leyva stands as a luminous testament to enduring style, innovation, and unwavering elegance. With each unveiling of his bridal collection, Leyva continues to reaffirm his stature as a leading figure in the industry, one who has elevated the very essence of bridal couture craftsmanship.

TRICKLED DOWN BEAUTY Square neckline bridal gown with intricate lace detailing top down to the midsection of the gown, adorning the bodice, and gradually fading out towards the bottom

Leyva’s bridal collection 2025 is a symphony of romance, elegance, and timeless beauty. Each gown, meticulously crafted with delicate lace, sumptuous fabrics, and intricate beadwork, tells a unique story of love and celebration. From ethereal ball gowns to sleek, modern silhouettes, every design reflects Leyva’s unique vision—a fusion of tradition and modernity, of opulence and understated grace.

A DAPPER FIT. Black suit with a subtle textured pattern for groom’s wear

But it was not merely the garments themselves that left spectators in awe. It was the energy that permeated the air, the sense of wonder and anticipation that hung like a veil over the audience. 

LIKE ROYALTY. Bridal gown with floral patterns adorned with a ruffled veil, adding texture and movement

Michael Leyva’s brilliance lies in his power to make the gowns tell the story of the wearer.

ALL IN THE DETAILS. Ball gown adorned with delicate lace and intricate bead detailing

In his world, bridal couture is not merely a matter of clothing the body but of uplifting the spirit, of igniting the imagination, and reminding us all of the transformative power of beauty on the most special day of a person's life.

ALL IN THE DETAILS. Ball gown adorned with delicate lace and intricate bead detailing

In a world where trends may come and go, Michael Leyva’s light shines ever bright, a beacon of inspiration and creativity for all who dare to dream of a truly unforgettable wedding day.