Rising Star Style Celebrity Julia Barretto admits that she considers wearing heels a "tiis-ganda" moment. "Siguro when we have to wear heels. Pag may event and you have to wear it the whole night.Yun talaga, tiis ka lang, you have to look good, kailangan matangkad ka rin."

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Julia Barretto won her first award as Rising Style Star Celebrity at the Candy Style Awards last May 10, at the Rockwell Tent, Makati City. Indeed, she has lived with the saying, 'less is more', when the Star Magic star pulled off a white organza mini dress paired with her nude peep-toe shoes.

Julia was very happy and thankful to be recognized as a rising fashion icon of girls her age. She said, “Sobrang, sobrang happy ako kasi yun nga, wala pa akong show right now pero ito na yung klaseng atensyon na nabibigay sa ‘kin.

“So, I’m very very happy and very blessed.”

Does she like attending events such as awards nights and parties?

The fashionable teen star answered, “Oo, kasi  gusto ko yung nagme-makeup, naghe-hair, maganda yung mga gowns.

“I like dressing up, so, gusto ko yung mga award shows, mga ganun.

THE JULIA BARRETTO STYLE. Carrying the last name Barretto, Julia is expected to be seen in events, television and other social gatherings all glammed up, wearing  stylish and elegant outfits. Where does she get her style?

The young star revealed that she is always up for simplicity, “Yung look ko lagi, very simple pero dapat may edge pa rin.

“Kasi ako, my outfit, it really depends sa ano yung nafi-feel ko, ano yung mood ko that day.

“Kaya, it depends talaga sa mood ko, so iba-iba every day.

Does she get tips from her mom or aunts?

Julia shared that she admires her Tita Gretchen for being fashionable and for owning designer bags that never go out of style.

“Pero siguro sa Tita Gretchen ko, kasi she’s very… siya yung pinaka-fashionista, di ba?

“Magaganda yung bags niya.

“So, siguro madami akong nalalaman na designers, madami akong nakikitang mga bags.