MOSS MANILA HOME
Moss Manila Home, the lifestyle brand of Moss Manila Interior + Event Design House, introduced its brand in the home furnishings industry in Fall 2014.
Along with luxe home decor from around the globe, they create exclusively designed furniture featuring contemporary maximalism aesthetics. They beautifully depict the stark contrast of modern details and timeless forms. Wanderlust is their primary source of information and life-long muse. Moss Manila Home’s inspiration comes from art, nature, and traveling to interesting places that play with one’s curiosities.
The creative women behind the brand are sisters Cyndi Fernandez-Beltran and Happy Fernandez-Victorino. Their personal style and stories are reflected in their furniture by highlighting on bold and eclectic design. Each piece that they create represents a special place or memory they spent together as sisters, and their love for discovering all the wonders the world has to offer.
Led by the Fernandez sisters, Cyndi and Happy, Moss Manila Home’s first collection is a showcase of Fernandez talent and heritage.
Cyndi is a premiere designer who has created impressive residential and commercial interiors over the past 16 years. She also specializes in events for some of the most prominent players in the worlds of art, business, and entertainment in the Philippine industry. Her experience in the many disciplines of design allowed her to master her craft and develop her signature style of elegance over time.
She received her degree in Interior Design at the College of Architecture and Fine Arts in the University of Santo Tomas and finished her continuing studies in Design and Management in the Parsons School of Design in New York City. She has been a member of PIID for over a decade. She became an interior design department head for one of the Top 10 Architectural Firms in the country for five years. Together with her husband in 2008, Moss Manila was born. It is a design firm that specializes in commercial interior design and event design. Moss Manila is known in the events industry and corporate world to design and execute exceptional, upscale events from corporate and fashion events to socials, here and abroad. Her love for travel allows her to be inspired and to see design trends and style in a global perspective. She resides in Manila with her husband and children.
Happy is a U.S.-based interior and textile designer who has gained extensive knowledge in many facets of design in her 16 years in the industry. Her signature patterns, as seen in the furniture and the store itself, are copyrighted works registered in the U. S. Library of Congress. Private labels in the U.S., both in the hospitality and home furnishings industry have commissioned her for her works. She received a Certificate of Merit in Recognition and Appreciation for Distinguished Service to the City of Beverly Hills for being one of the handpicked interior designers to participate in the Historic Greystone Mansion Showhouse in Beverly Hills, California. She was featured in the American Society of Interior Designers’ magazine the same year.
She received her degree in Interior Design at the College of Architecture and Fine Arts in University of Santo Tomas. Her travels to Europe, Asia, and USA have been her source in finding the latest trends and products in the market. She lives in California and goes back and forth to Manila with her husband and daughter.