One other Filipina is constructing a reputation within the trend business in Canada. Genette Mujar’s inspiring story of success is one other proof that one can obtain their goals in life with laborious work.
Genette is now the proud proprietor and chief govt officer of the Gnetz Design clothes line primarily based in Canada. However earlier than she achieved her huge dream, she first turned a caregiver.
Genette builds her dream in Canada
Born in Daraga, Albay, Genette completed her training in Bicol College. Then, she flew to Canada in 2007 the place she began to work as a caregiver. She shared with The Filipino Channel (TFC) that the incomes she acquired was solely sufficient for her household’s wants within the Philippines.
Regardless of barely having sufficient, Genette couldn’t surrender on her love for trend. She admitted that she has all the time dreamed of turning into a designer. So, she loves going to thrift outlets and scouting for classic garments that she will re-style.
She stated, “Hahanapin ko iyon isa-isa yung mga branded, na outdated, na sale.Ultimately, ire-restyle ko siya para, no less than, meron akong magandang panglabas [na damit].”
On the age of fifty, the fashionista lastly had the braveness to take a courageous step in the direction of her huge dream. She loaned cash to pay for trend college. On her Fb, Genette stated she studied on the Visible School of Artwork and Design in Vancouver.
In a publish, she proudly shared her achievement, “I had a chance to check right here, why not seize it, proper? And I do know I could make it. If others can, why can’t I?”
Whereas pursuing trend college, Genette turned a working scholar. She continued her caregiving job within the morning and attended her lessons within the afternoon. All her hardwork lastly paid off when she launched her clothes model.
Genette’s designs have been utilized in journal photoshoots as she labored with well-known photographers and make-up artists. She was even tapped to change into a designer of some candidates of the Binibining Pilipinas Worldwide Canada.
Whereas Canada-based, Genette nonetheless has the center of a Filipina as her designs are primarily impressed by Filipiniana.
Phrases of recommendation
Genette needs her story to change into a motivation for individuals who nonetheless have fears of reaching their goals in life. Her recommendation is for us to take possibilities and never be afraid to face dangers, particularly about issues we’re actually enthusiastic about. She stated, “Kung anuman yung mga bagay na they’re passionate with, huwag silang matakot. Simply to do it, dahil malay mo, you’re higher than them.”
Genette thanked all those that expressed their assist for her and wrote, “Thanks all for the assist and I hope to encourage extra individuals and plenty of aspiring artists and Filipino Designers throughout the globe!”