Summer may be over, but who says you can’t immortalize the season by wearing light and dainty gingham pieces? Yup, this ultimately summery print isn’t heading out of fashion's radar anytime soon. Gingham, with its playful grids and typically cheery colors, make a cute ‘fit for afternoon al fresco brunches and picnic dates. Plus, it usually comes in the form of trendy puff sleeve tops and breezy dresses, which make 'em the perfect sartorial choice for the Philippines’ blistering heat!
If you feel like shopping for cute gingham pieces, look no further. We rounded up seven shops where you can buy them. Check them out!
1. Style Staple
Style Staple is a local IG store that offers dreamy pieces for lounge and occasion wear. Personalities like Liza Soberano, Lovi Poe, and Gabbi Garcia, among others, have been spotted wearing items from them! If you’ve been loving bright, flattering hues, items like their tiered puff-sleeved dress will be your perfect match! You can even go twinning with your bestie as it comes in two colorways: green and orange.
Adela, P2750, STYLE STAPLE
2. Suzy Clothing
Looking for a breezy OOTD for your next afternoon picnic? Here’s a pastel blue dress with a side slit you can cop from Suzy Clothing. Pair this dress with white sneakers or sandals, and you’ll be good to go!
Bernadette Dress, P2250, SUZY CLOTHING, suzyclothing.com
This Bangkok-based fashion house is known for their trendy and sustainable pieces. You can mix and match this flowy, asymmetrical lime gingham skirt with neutrals and complementary colors—like fuchsia and purple—to create a double-tap-worthy ‘fit!
Purpose Gingham Flare Skirt, P2149, POMELO, pomelofashion.com
4. Araw the Line
Tired of the usual gingham print? Here’s the stripes-gingham crossover you’ve been waiting for! This piece by Araw The Line is originally intended to be worn as comfy PJs. But, with the right styling cue, this combo can be donned for other casual occasions, too! You can even match this ‘fit with your beau, bff, or even with your baby. How cute is that?
PJ Combi Crop Shirt Áraw Blue, P3200, ARAW THE LINE, araw-araw.com
5. Everyday Casuals
We’re loving this flouncy, dandelion midi dress from Everyday Casuals. It’s definitely a must-have in our next out-of-town luggage!
Stefi Dress, P900, EVERYDAY CASUALS, everydaycasuals.com.ph
6. Lovely Bunny Ph
Switch up your neutral tops for lapis blue checks. For a spruced-up look, you can opt to accessorize with glitzy layered necklaces and minimal bangles. It'll prove to be a sweet Sunday 'fit if you want to keep it casual and chic!
Ellinie Top, P650, LOVELY BUNNY PH, lovelybunnyph.com
7. Love, Bonito
Love, Bonito is a Singaporean brand that features cute, summery pieces. If you’re into whimsical co-ords, just take a look at this lilac and tangerine gingham skirt and top with delicate front straps!
Shoshana Gingham Strappy Top $39.90 (approximately,P1,987); Shoshana Gingham Maxi Skirt, $51.90 (approximately P2,584), LOVE BONITO, lovebonito.com