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Phfw Holiday 2013 Day 4 Review: Penshoppe Holiday 2013

Local retail brands present a wide variety of wearable trendy pieces.
Phfw Holiday 2013 Day 4 Review: Penshoppe Holiday 2013 Local retail brands present a wide variety of wearable trendy pieces.

Penshoppe has always been known for their strong collections during Philippine Fashion Week, and this season, they outdid themselves. The new brand director Jeff Bascon presented their Holiday collection along with the announcement of their new international endorsers—Josh Bowman from the TV series Revenge and Nina Dobrev from The Vampire Diaries.

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ANIMAL INSTICT: Wolf-print muscle shirts paired with leather skater skirts were our top picks.

Their Holiday 2013 collection was categorized into three themes: First up was Camo Punk which featured a mix of denim, pleather, knit, and jersey that came in various designs with embellishments and bold prints. Second was Modern Heritage which gave off a countryside feel that made use of warm colors and floral prints for womenswear. Last was 21st Century Romance, which gave off an effortless luxe vibe, with a variety of romantic silhouettes with baroque-inspired details.

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COUNTRY STYLE: Light knits paired with feminine florals were seen on the runway. 

THE ROMANTIC: The menswear collection featured tailored pieces that were easy to layer and style.

This season, Penshoppe showed their strong fashion direction by churning out pieces inspired by global trends translated to more wearable pieces which were also easily incorporated with basics.

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Penshoppe definitely has raised the retail bar. We can’t wait for their latest collection to be available in stores!

Click here to check out their Holiday 2013 collection.