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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.
These homegrown brands prove that the local footwear industry is on the rise.
When it comes to fashion, there's no doubt that Filipinos possess a flair for new trends and movements. The local footwear scene in particular has seen an upsurge in the number of small businesses, thanks to young and up-and-coming entrepreneurs who acknowledge
The closest you'll get to living in a seaside paradise.
You've lived near the mountains, you've lived with a pool, heck, you might have even stayed in your own private island. But at some point in your life, you've dreamed of living in a beach house. There's just something about listening to
They're environmentally-friendly, too!
In further effort to making sustainability a standard for businesses comes local lifestyle and beauty brand Gaea, which offers beauty essentials that are almost too pretty to use. Launching last August, the brand has committed itself to being more than just another business venture.
Perfect for the girl who carries everything in her bag!
An authentic leather bag is always a good investment because it'll last for years—and it doesn't necessarily have to be bought from a designer brand. Nowadays, there are many homegrown leather bag labels that produce high-quality totes, minus the hefty price tag. Here
Did you know she's met Ariana Grande AND Ellen DeGeneres?
She has killer moves, fierce passion for dancing, and irresistibly cute looks. Meet AC Bonifacio, the 16-year-old dancer that should be on your radar. She initially made herself known through her dance covers together with one half of "Lucky Aces," Lucky Ancheta. They would eventually
They'll convince you to go filter-free!
Filters are great. But admittedly, we do have the tendency to get caught up in the Instagram version of ourselves. Sometimes, going back to the basics just feels so refreshing—and this applies even to your selfies! Filter-free photos allow your natural beauty to
It's so Instagrammable!
In a sea of minimalist, industrial-looking coffee shops, there's this pink cafe in Bulacan that looks like it came straight out of your pastel dreams. If you're into a good cup of joe combined with pretty interiors, then you should definitely check
She's rocked so many hair colors!
To say that Arci Muñoz is adventurous with her hair is an understatement. She's rocked so many hair colors that we won't even be surprised if she dyes her hair green tomorrow and pulls it off. So whenever you're bored with tresses and
She looks so kawaii!
Say goodbye to Arci Muñoz's long brown hair because she just dyed her hair a bold color! Arci's no stranger to changing up her look, being the creative spirit the she is (did you know she does her own makeup for events
She went back to the store with 20 pairs of shoes!
On her YouTube channel, Regine Velasquez shared a real-life experience comparable to a scene Julia Roberts’ 1990 blockbuster movie Pretty Woman when she experienced discrimination at a Louis Vuitton store in New York in her younger years.In the movie, Julia’s character, a woman for hire named Vivian
It's all about asking the right questions.
In the growing push to patronize local comes the proliferation of designers who have turned to the use of indigenous weaves. Brands like Filip + Inna, Kaayo, and Herman and Co. see to the responsible and ethical use of these textiles while
She's got killer beauty looks!
Janella Salvador is crushing her role in her latest show The Killer Bride, where she co-stars with Maja Salvador, and Joshua Garcia. People have not stopped talking about their series since it premiered and it's all thanks to the plot twists that keep us
She's the first Filipina to walk for the power fashion brand!
Model Hannah Locsin made buzz this week as she made her debut at Milan Fashion Week. Not only did she make a statement appearance with her chic French girl bob, but she was also the first homegrown Filipina to ever walk for Gucci. This event
These outfits won't make you blue!
We can't get over our guests' fashionable moments at the Preview Best Dressed 2019 dinner, and are still culling major inspo from their OOTDs. We couldn't help but notice that a number of our stylish guests loved one particular color: blue. You could
We love how her eye shadow matched her dress!
Angelina Cruz is officially 18! Technically speaking, the singer has been of legal age for a few days now, since her actual birthday was on September 24, where she had a simple birthday countdown with her family, but she just celebrated her debut this
Who knew you could wear purple in so many ways?
Laureen Uy has more than proved than she's a force to be reckoned with in fashion. Even though her style has had a lot of makeovers since her Break My Style days, her love for colors, prints, and layering is still pretty
Find out who her favorite authors are!
We might have just discovered Jessy Mendiola's favorite past time—and it comes in the form of books! The actress seems to love spending her downtime reading, and if you scroll though her Instagram account, you'll notice that she regularly posts about her current
Even Pat McGrath herself was impressed!
If you've never heard of Chuchie Ledesma, then you should definitely look her up on Instagram right now. A Manila-based makeup artist who does incredible lip art, Chuchie is as quirky as her name and it shows even in the makeup looks that
You're gonna want to buy one for yourself, too!
Stuck in a fashion rut? For instant fashion inspo, look no further than Camille Co's IG feed. She's so playful with her sartorial choices that you'll never run out of things to cop! The blogger is always experimenting with colors, textures, and styles