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Stressed? Light these candles to help you relax.
It’s day we-don’t-even-know-anymore of the community quarantine due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The world outside our home is a mad one, and the craziness intensifies as you log in your social media platforms. Reading up on stressful news updates and processing these
Astella's inspiration pulls from the Philippine flora and fauna.
Fashion, like art, is often used as an expression of emotion. And like a work of art, an article of clothing often holds a story of inspiration as told by its designer and those who have had a hand in making it.
They're perfect for Women's Month!
While our gadgets have a very practical function in our everyday lives, it's hard to deny that they also serve an aesthetic purpose. After all, we choose with our eyes first, and there’s certainly no use shopping a tech essential that you
This hip retail space is all about intentional curation and community building.
Moving beyond its pilot store at SM Aura Premier, Frankie & Friends General Store has recently launched its new pop-up store at Power Plant Mall, Rockwell, which will run until March 31, 2020. This marks another milestone for the well-loved retail hub as it will
You a Sanrio stan?
It was like a childhood dream come true when Sanrio Wave, the Asia Pacific subsidiary of Sanrio Co., Ltd, approached Kat Erro to propose a collaboration with her line of leather bags, Katre. Kat couldn’t believe that a global brand—one she grew
It's so kawaii!
If you grew up loving Hello Kitty as a child, there’s no reason to stop your kawaii obsession once you’ve become an adult. Luckily, local leather brand KATRE made it easier to incorporate Japan’s iconic red-bowed cat into your wardrobe even if
Gotta cop 'em all!
Nothing thrills us more than a good old fashion collab, and it's even better when it involves our favorite cartoon characters. Well, we've got something new you could rave about: Penshoppe just released a Pokémon-themed collection!It includes an array of tees, pullovers,
We love the colorways!
With the popularity of sneakers nowadays, you can cop all sorts of cool designs—be it festive, party-ready, with bright pops of color, or even pairs that match 2020's Color of the Year.You probably own all kinds of kicks to suit different occasions, but
You might see a similar pattern on your grandma's vintage home pieces.
We're just inches away from entering 2020 and you're probably already thinking about new ways to revamp your wardrobe and shoe rack for the New Year. A great way to start is by shopping more homegrown brands with unique pieces you won't
Exactly the energy we need this season!
With the holiday rush in full swing, it's almost impossible to just relax and have time for yourself. There's always a party to attend, a gift to wrap, and a balikbayan to fetch at the airport. Not that we're complaining, because the
Filipino-made Balthazar shoes boast topnotch quality at surprisingly low prices.
Leather shoes seem to be divided into two classes these days: top-quality leather shoes that are also quite expensive and affordable leather shoes that are easily damaged after a few months. Why can't there be something in between? That's exactly what Altina
It's perfect for your holiday parties!
Looking for your next OOTD inspo? Take your cue from Maymay Entrata when it comes to holiday dressing this season!Come to think of it, co-ords make for the perfect party 'fit. It's fun yet fuss-free; you won't have to worry about mixing and matching anymore! Maymay's
So vibrant and fresh!
Loud colors can be intimidating to wear, which explains why we're so used to seeing neutral-hued OOTDs peppering our feeds. So whenever we spot a celebrity sporting a pop of bright color or two, we can't help but get excited and be
The rebel of jewelries.
Local brand Elementari is not your usual jewelry line. Instead of creating perfectly-crafted accessories, they're embracing imperfections and making them shine. They aim to break the mold and focus on what makes each piece unique. It doesn't follow the norm of what's usually considered trendy;
Update your go-to no-fuss footwear!
There is so much to love about owning no-fuss minimalist shoes. For one, they go with almost everything in your closet, which makes each pair a worth-it buy. The good news is that minimalist sandals are a huge trend in 2019 (though they never really
You'll want to use them every day!
Now more than ever, local brands are making a space for themselves in the market, offering homegrown products at affordable prices. However, the idea that high-quality local products are only a recent development is a bit of a misconception. Many local products
Update your go-to pairs!
There is so much to love about owning no-fuss minimalist shoes. For one, they go with almost everything in your closet, which makes them a truly versatile choice. The good news is that minimalist sandals are trendy this 2019 so you have plenty of places to shop
Here's a first look at the collection!
Mikka Padua, founder of eclectic, curated e-shop Seek The Uniq, also happens to be a proud breast cancer warrior. After being diagnosed with the condition in December 2018, she's geared all her energy towards spreading awareness about the disease on her social
Here's how aspiring designers can try out for the same opportunity.
There’s never a dull moment for Philippine fashion as seven proudly Pinoy brands dominated the global stage once more at the Premiere Classe Trade Show in Paris last September 27 to 30. An annual gathering of high-end accessory brands at Paris Fashion
These OOTDs make us want to buy the entire collection!
Tricia Gosingtian's new label Hinhin is pretty much a Studio Ghibli film heroine's basic wardrobe, and that's precisely its singular charm. The newly-launched brand's first collection, dubbed Chapter 1: The Last Girl on Earth, is made up of gossamer, bloom-dusted frocks in