Minimalist dressing has been making waves online with the likes of Nadine Lustre, Ida Anduyan, and David Guison sporting understated streetwear and loungewear pieces perfect for the new normal “stay-at-home” lifestyle. With the onset of COVID-19 restrictions and safety protocols, styling priorities have shifted to what is practical yet still very stylish. The kind of dressing that can take you from zoom meetings to last-minute errand runs, or when you just want to chill at home.
Here are five must-know brands that will inspire you to #SupportLocal and shop for everyday staples that are fuss-free, practical, and undeniably chic.
A favorite of celebrities and influencers alike, Cruz is a genderless brand that offers a classy and sophisticated play on streetwear. Their Pleats Collection, features an array of lightweight and minimalist pieces that range from blazers to hoodies, to plain tees and trousers.
Nothing says comfort like a good sweatshirt and shorts outfit. With Undo Studio’s “no muss, no fuss” Lounge Club Collection, you are able to chill at home or run errands with great ease, comfort, and style.
Baro Label (@barolabel)
If you’re looking to update your wardrobe with timeless minimalists pieces, Baro Label has got you covered! Their classic structured button-downs and cotton linen lounge sets will be your new closet staples in and out of the house.
Thursday Club (@thethursdayclubph)
The Thursday Club embodies their tagline “From brunch to gym” to a T. This Cebu-based athleisure brand offers gender-neutral everyday pieces perfect for any occasion. Be wary though, you need to be quick. Get them while you can because the brand promotes a low-impact lifestyle that produces high quality, versatile pieces at a limited supply. This is to ensure that they produce less waste and fabric pollution.
Wardrobe basics like T-shirts and tank tops are essential pieces in every minimalist’s wardrobe. Patton offers a wide array of timeless basics that allow you to stylishly curate your wardrobe. Each piece in their collection looks great on its own, but they definitely look even better once layered over and styled with your favorite jacket or shirt.