In Perspective


NOUBIKKO is a Brand Name in the Haute Couture industry started by Noubikko Ulanday in San Francisco, California in 1984.

Noubikko Signature Collection made a headline news debut in the high-fashion industry since the late '80s noted for the original concept and design ideas using real pearls and deconstructed fashion materials.   


Noubikko use of 100% natural fiber and rare materials for haute couture gowns became its signature and awe fashionistas in San Francisco.


In 1989, Noubikko was the recipient of San Francisco's prestigious Most Outstanding Entrepreneur-of-the-Year. Later in the same year, Nobuikko was credited as one among Filipino Who's Who in California.
Noubikko is a master's level image-maker and camouflage techniques. His benefit fashion shows in the early 90s like the "Look of the Year Model Search" sequels were hailed among the best coordinated original concept in the industry.   The presentation concept is still being queued today as a guideline by other fashion designers and model search producers.


Noubikko's  Fashion and Lifestyle Tips have been cataloged by Libraries and several publications in print and in the web. His advice on body camouflage, textile fabric redefinition, and silhouette effects have been in manuals and have been used as instruction guidelines by several fashion institutions. 


Noubikko's speeches and lectures are also used as reference material by Training Centers like; PatchPersonal BeautyTips; ExtraSmall, Fact BitesFashion Trends 101FashionTrend; Research GateUniversity of North CarolinaLifeStyle (Indonesia), CIPCommunity, Thaiger (Thailand)Okezone  (Malaysia); Phuket Gazette (Thailand) ; Institute of ManagementMara University;,


Major Online dictionaries such as his definition for words like "fad" and "knickers" are used as references by "Question and Answers" for Google Answers and Yahoo Answers. 


At age 45, Noubikko in a press conference said that he will retire in the fashion industry and live in the south of France. However, in 2008, he reemerged in the fashion scene as the principal designer for the 12 finalists for the Miss Czech Republic.  Fashion media quoted viral news "Noubikko was resurrected in Prague". 


Noubikko was the favorite designer for the Czech Republic for Miss Universe Pageant. And his comeback landed him another contract to design the 24 finalists for Miss Poland Pageant for Miss Universe and Miss Austria for Miss International.  Later he was the sought-after designer in Central Europe.  and the Noubikko brand became the choice for Figure Skating competitions ...


In 2013, Noubikko introduced  “Noubikko Pearls Collection” which he later incorporated the use of south-seas and cultured salt-water pearls into all his gown collections.  By 2014, gowns beaded with pearls were making statements and eventually became his trademark.


In February of 2015, Noubikko announced (again) in a press conference that he will retire from the fashion industry. But that after he introduced other private labels: Urban Legend, TOMI men's casual, and the coffee brand Sterkhov.


In 2016, Noubikko focus on another of his interest in renewable power. He focused on RPConnect, a company he founded in 1995 in the USA.  The Company is actually the nucleus that provides dynamism for its entire business structure. The company owns the Noubikko Brand and all its private labels, including the coffee brand Sterkhov.  Most of the companies associated with the brand are businesses he started with Investors who are his personal friends and clients that he had done business with and well for years. 


Noubikko is very active in supporting the Arts and Civic Community. He is a Benefactor of the Benedictine Celestine, a Religious Congregation of Catholic Priests and Nuns.  Noubikko is a US Citizen but he is very nationalistic of his Filipino origin.  He is presently the Head of the mission of the Order of the Knights of Rizal in the Czech Republic.   


Today, Noubikko is focused in the construction of an iconic project which involves the restoration of the Benedictive Celestine Monastery in the Philippines, the San Guillermo Complex a shopping mall complex with a Medical plaza  in the heart of the Laoag City.   

which will be followed by another San Guillermo Complex in Iloilo City.

Noubikko's designs are impeccably expressed inside and out .....Stepan Mares,  Film Director, FAMU  Academy 



For an active persona like Noubikko retirement is way off understatement ..... Tomi Marzouki, OKPRAHA


With Noubikko,  colors seem brighter and rainbows will be lacking colors. ..... Jana Stefanskova, Czech Legendary Movie Star



Noubikko himself is an art expertly created with a combination of  inspiring irresistible medium.   Incomparable!

..... Milan Prochazka, Prague Examiner



If you make a meme of Noubikko, it will blew you away.  His art is expressed on a different time and only him knows what 's next of him ..... Jiří Menzel, Oscar-winning Czech Film Director



"Beneath Noubikko's image lies the sensitive persona of a complex individual with a character much like a multifaceted gemstone... He has a mind with the speed and precision of a high speed personal computer" ......Frank Flecher, The Image Magazine 



"Noubikko bears watching as excitement veers towards what he has under wraps for the coming season" ........Lulu Lustre, Philippines Herald, Hayward, California 


"He is the hottest designer-couturier hereabout" ...........Julie Jurado, The Eye Magazine, San Francisco, California


"La nouvelle coqueluche du tout-mode Californien" (The new designer raging all over California)
.................Pascal Le Coq, Collector Magazine , Paris, France. 


"His designs are an absolute  timeless" ..... .. ..Patrice Danielle, City Magazine, Vancouver B.C., Canada


"Noubikko is best described for his unique approach, keen eye for details and special effects" .......Tina Manaloto, Philippine Chronicle, San Francisco, California 


"Noubikko is San Jose's wizard designer"
............ Art Padua, Asian Voice, Vallejo, California
............  Philippine Senatorial Candidate 1991


"Noubikko's sewing and cutting is a noveltucking here and there, pleating and draping never been expertly done before"
.................Lilia Andolong, Philippine Examiner


"His collection... I could sum it up in one word - "Fabulous" ......Lulu Lustre, Philippines Herald, Hayward, California 


"The standing ovation accorded to him by the entire audience is an affirmation of their appreciation of being a talent rarely found in their midst"......Baby Castillo, USA-Filipino Magazine, San Jose, California


"It is in recognition of this vision that I take the opportunity to express my personal appreciation for Noubikko"... Rosalinda V. Tirona, Consul General , San Francisco. California


"We at the Department of Tourism are very proud... " Peachy Villanueva, Tourism Attache, D.O.T. San Francisco, California


"Bravissimo! I have heard only wonderful things (from main Sponsors during Miss Czech Republic Pageant 2008 ) about your gowns, "  ... Personal text message  by  H. Hon. Carmelita R. Salas, Philippine Ambassador to the Czech Republic right after the show pageant.


"No one can execute Thai silk with unmatched awe as fine as Noubikko.  ( Miss Poland Pageant 2009) ..... Ali Marzouki, Director, Thailand Tourism Board


"I am very proud...  I have to be".... .Alex Melendez , President Fil-Am Chamber of Commerce 




1984   Noubikko Brand was born.

1989   Noubikko was named San Francisco's Most Outstanding Entrepreneur and multi-awarded Fil-American citizen by the San Jose Chamber of Commerce.

1990   Noubikko was awarded by Hon. Emmanuel Pelaez, Philippines Ambassador to the US and former Philippines vice president for his outstanding achievements and contribution as Delegate to the Asian Pacific Heritage in Washington D.C. Later he was recognized as among the Filipino "Who's Who" in California. 

1991   Noubikko was named one of the "The Big Four" by the San Francisco Celebration for the Arts. 

1992   Noubikko was an Awardee for extraordinary services in the Arts. by the City of San Jose, California.

1993   Noubikko established residency in Seattle, Washington, and Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

1994   Noubikko invested in media publication.


1995   Noubikko started RPConnect a company focused on B2B integration.

1997  Noubikko presented 

1998  Noubikko presented for his Fashion Tips

2001  Noubikko moved to Prague, Czech Republic

2004 - 2005 - Volunteered in the reconstruction of the famous Shrine of the Infant Jesus of Prague.

2008 - Noubikko was commissioned as Principal Designer for the Miss Czech Republic for Miss Universe Pageant, 12 Finalists including the moderator's gowns. (YouTube

2008 - Noubikko was commissioned to design Czech representatives for Olympic Games and Figure Skating competitions. 

2009 - Noubikko was the principal designer for 24 finalists for Miss Poland for Miss Universe Pageant. Later, Noubikko gowns were worn by Miss Czech Republic and Miss Poland for Miss Earth, Miss Poland for Miss International, Miss Poland for Miss Universe,  were all Noubikko's.

2010 - Noubikko introduced Jewelry Design Collection for other designers including jewelry designer Petra Mohylova.
2011 - Noubikko became active with the Via Foundation

2012 - 2013 - Noubikko supports Nadace Via  Charity Program 

2014 - 2015 Noubikko accepted Private Label for Urband Legend, Tomi and Coffee  Sterkhov.

2016 - Noubikko traveled to the Philippines for RPConnect and registered RPCPrime Corporation.

2017 - RPConnect partnered with - NEXTGEN, Inc.,

2018 - RPConnect partnered with a Power Storage Battery Manufacturing in India - TECCHREN, Inc, and invested with DANTRU Corp., a Construction company in the Philippines

2021 - Noubikko signed an agreement to help build the iconic Landmark, San Guillermo Plaza Complex, a smart-shopping mall that will run on renewable energy for the Diocese of Laoag City, Philippines, and the San Guillermo Iloilo, Iloilo City, Philippines. The signed an agreement with Prime Fenris Inc, a subsidy of Fenris, ltd.

Noubikko said the pandemic era of 2021 brought new waves of pandemic-driven businesses that have revolutionized a new perspective on how we look at Arts and what is fashionable for the next and future generation.