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Rajo Laurel (Designer) Bio, Age, Height, Wife, House of Laurel and Net Worth.

Rajo Laurel Biography

Rajo Laurel (Raymund Joseph “Rajo” Teves Laurel) is a Filipino fashion designer known for being a TV personality as a judge on Project Runway Philippines. He has designed dresses worn by notable American celebrities, the likes of Tyra Banks, Maja Salvador, Natalia Zakharova, Kyle Verzosa, Dayanara Torres, and many others.

Rajo Laurel Age

Laurel is 49 years old as of 2020, he was born on 19 May 1971, in the Philippines He celebrates his birthday on 19 May every year and his birth sign is Taurus.

Rajo Laurel Height and Weight

Laurel stands at an average height. He appears to be quite tall in stature of his photos, relative to his surroundings, are anything to go by. However, details regarding his actual height and other body measurements are currently not publicly available. We will update this section when the information is available.

Rajo Laurel Education

Laurel is a proud graduate of De La Salle Santiago Zobel School located in Muntinlupa City. He states that Louie Mamengo, whom he apprenticed with while studying at De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde, has always been his mentor.

Rajo Laurel Parents

The identity of Laurel’s parents is still unclear. On his mother’s side, Laurel is the grandson of Negros Oriental, the grand old man of politics Herminio Guivelondo Teves, and nephew of the former Finance Secretary Margarito Gary B. Teves, who belongs to the Pinili and Teves Clan the biggest clan in Southern Negros Oriental.

On his father’s side, Laurel is the great-grandson of the former Batangas Governor and the current Ambassador of Japan Jose C. Laurel V.

Rajo Laurel Siblings

Laurel together with his sister, Venisse Laurel-Hermano co-founded a boutique fashion house, House of Laurel in 2000, in Makati City.

Rajo Laurel Wife

Laurel currently shares a blissful marital relationship with his longtime girlfriend, Nix Alanon.

Rajo Laurel Salary

Laurel receives an average annual salary of between $1 million and $5 million. At the moment, we do not have the exact salary but we will update this section when the information is available.

Rajo Laurel Net Worth

Laurel’s net worth is estimated to be between $1 million and $10 million. This includes his assets, money, and income. His primary source of income is his career as a Television Personality. Through his various sources of income, Laurel has been able to accumulate good fortune but prefers to lead a modest lifestyle.

Rajo Laurel Measurements and Facts

Here are some interesting facts and body measurements you should know about Rajo Laurel.

Rajo Laurel Wiki

  • Full Names: Raymund Joseph “Rajo” Teves Laurel
  • Popular As: Rajo
  • Gender: Male
  • Occupation / Profession: Fashion Designer
  • Nationality: Filipino
  • Race / Ethnicity: Asian
  • Religion: Not Known
  • Sexual Orientation: Straight

Rajo Laurel Birthday

  • Age / How Old?: 49 (2020)
  • Zodiac Sign: Taurus
  • Date of Birth: 19 May 1971
  • Place of Birth: Philippine
  • Birthday: 19 May

Rajo Laurel Body Measurements

  • Body Measurements: Not Available
  • Height / How Tall?: Not Known
  • Weight: Not Known
  • Eye Color: Black
  • Hair Color: Grey
  • Shoe Size: Not Available
  • Biceps Size: Not Available
  • Chest Size:  Not Available
  • Waist Size: Not Available

Rajo Laurel Family and Relationship

  • Father (Dad): Not Known
  • Mother: Not Known
  • Siblings (Brothers and Sisters): Venisse Laurel-Hermano
  • Marital Status: Married
  • Wife/Spouse: Married to Nix Alanon
  • Children: Not Available

Rajo Laurel Net Worth and Salary

  • Net Worth: $1 million and $10 million
  • Salary: $1 million and $5 million
  • Source of Income: Fashion Designer

Rajo Laurel House and Cars

  • Place of living: Manila, Philippines
  • Cars: Car Brand to be Updated

Rajo Laurel Career

Laurel’s career in fashion began in 1993. However, having being raised in a political family, he was under great pressure to extend the linage of politics, but instead, he pursued his dream, becoming a couturier.

He would design clothes in a friend’s basement until he was 25, worked as the marketing and purchasing agent, accountant, designer, recruiter, and quality control manager, and could no longer handle things. After 5 years he thought it wise to ask for a hand from his sister, Venisse Laurel-Hermano.

Rajo Laurel House of Laurel

In 2000 Laurel and Venisse co-founded a boutique fashion house, House of Laurel, in Makati City. Limited pieces per style, both couture as well as ready-to-wear apparel,  is what Rajo says the boutique offers. Since then the business has grown from couture to include staff uniforms for casinos, resorts, and hotels. Actually, in 2014, the Rajo Laurel Group of Companies generated a revenue of $1.7 million.

Rajo’s clients include both normal-profile people and high-profile names such as the Filipino president and celebrities in the entertainment industry. Besides Laurel’s own fashions House of Laurel recognizes the work of other designers including the likes of Puey Quinones, Charina Sarte, Eric de los Santos, Bea Valdes, and Rhetta Eala.

Rajo Laurel Galas Exhibitions and Collections

Laurel’s notable galas and exhibitions include his 2001 Optical Illusions show which introduced Philippine fashion consciousness to the avant-garde, and his 2004 Habi show, held at the residence in the British Ambassador to the Philippines, showcasing Philippines Expositions.

During 2004 and 2005, Laurel was chosen to represent the Philippines in the KL Fashion Week held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Following that, he was commissioned to design for companies and brands that include Coke Light, The Net One Group, the Professional Models Association of the Philippines, and Bali Fashion Week.

The Alliance Française de Manille’s Five Senses Fashion Show in June 2007 featured 10 Filipino designer’s interpretations of French perfumes. Laurel’s Odore di Feminina or “Scent of a Woman” couture line showcased models garbed in strapless white frocks, as well as Sabrina or mock turtleneck collars with uneven, scalloped hemlines. The embroidery and appliques, the focal points of his designs, were patterned after the petals of flowers used in the perfume.

Rajo Laurel guested on May 15, 2007, an episode of the Philippines’ Next Top Model, holding a mock go-see for the contestants. The following year he appeared on seasons 1 and 2 of Project Runway Philippines as part of the judging panel, between July 2008 and December 2009. He is scheduled to appear as a judge on season 3.

Rajo Laurel Philanthropy/Charitable Collaborations

In 2007 Laurel partnered with Rags2Riches, a project that creates income opportunities and financial security for impoverished women by producing handmade bags, accessories, and clothing made from discarded fabric for the collections of House of Laurel and other retailers across the Philippines.

Income levels of women have risen tremendously. Laurel’s collaboration with Rags2Riches made $22,000 in its first year; sales are estimated to be $350,000 in 2015.

Rajo Laurel Gowns

Rajo Laurel Awards and Achievements

2010: Asian Top Fashion Designer of the Year (Prêt-à-Porter Category)

2009: The Outstanding Young Men Award

2008: People of the Year Award

2008: Small Business Entrepreneur of the Year

1998: Favorite Designer (Editor’s Choice Award)

1997: “Makuhari Grand Prix‘97”

1996: ASEAN Special Award (Tokyo)

1995: Most Promising Designer of the Year

1994: Young Designer of the Year

1993: Smirnoff Fashion Design Awards, 2nd Place

1993: ASEAN Young Designers Competition, 2nd Place

Frequently Asked Questions About Rajo Laurel

Who is Rajo Laurel?

Rajo Laurel (Raymund Joseph “Rajo” Teves Laurel) is a Filipino fashion designer known for being a TV personality as a judge on Project Runway Philippines. He has designed dresses worn by notable American celebrities, the likes of Tyra Banks, Maja Salvador, Natalia Zakharova, Kyle Verzosa, Dayanara Torres, and many others.

How old is Rajo Laurel?

Laurel is an American national born on 19th May 1971, in the Philippines.

How tall is Rajo Laurel?

Laurel stands at an average height, he has not shared his height with the public. His height will be listed once we have it from a credible source.

Is Rajo Laurel married?

Laurel is married to Nix Alanon. They got married in 2013 and together they have two children. The couple resides in Los Angeles together with their children.

How much is Laurel worth?

Laurel has an approximate net worth of $1 million and $10 million. This amount has been accrued from his leading roles in the entertainment industry.

How much does Laurel make?

Laurel receives an average annual salary of between $1 million and $5 million. At the moment, we do not have the exact salary but we will update this section when the information is available.

Where does Laurel live?

Laurel is a resident of Manila, Philippines, we shall upload pictures of his house as soon as we have them.

Is Laurel dead or alive?

Laurel is alive and in good health. There have been no reports of him being sick or having any health-related issues.

Where is Laurel Now?

Laurel is pursuing his career in fashion. He is working as a Fashion designer since 1993.

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