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Channel your younger self!
These days, entering a trendy clothing store feels almost like taking a trip back in time with everything from lace tank tops to multi-colored windbreakers making a comeback. It’s hard not to enjoy the '90s and early 2000s nostalgia—don’t you almost wish
Sports Central is having an end-of-season sale!
Sneakerheads, if you're looking to update your collection but don't know where you can score new kicks at a discount, here's where you can go: Sports Central is having an End of Season Sale until February 2!Score discounts up to 50% off
"Sometimes someone's trash is someone else's treasure."
Designer items have an undeniably hefty cost—be it for an It bag, a statement shoe, or a key runway piece. But despite their often-six-figure price tag, they're usually worth the investment. In 2018, Telegraph UK reported that a white gold and diamond-encrusted Hermès
No need to buy a new outfit for every single Christmas party!
The approaching holiday season brings about many expected yearly occurrences: Christmas tunes playing everywhere you go, new 2020 planners popping up left and right, and of course, holiday reunions filling up almost every day of December. With all the family dinners, Christmas
You can help out a good cause, too!
It pays to invest in the right undergarments. Not only do high-quality, proper-fitting bras and underwear keep you comfortable all day long, they can also make your outfits look more put-together, too. While new bras and underwear can be a little pricey,
There’s no denying that delicate and stackable accessories have made a comeback in recent years. The simple gold chain and pendant necklace, paired with stackable rings and tiny ear piercings or hoops, are part of a staple ”cool girl lewk” for fashion
The secret's out!
Exploring uncharted alleys and less tourist-y spots is one of my favorite things to do whenever I'm traveling. During my last trip to Japan, while walking along the glitzy street of Omotesando, a brightly lit pink store in a humble alleyway caught the corner
We love a fashion-conscious queen!
For her latest vlog, Janine Gutierrez granted her audience a peek at her envy-inducing closet, which, unsurprisingly, is a treasure trove brimming with her Mamita's clothes. It's proof that Pilita Corrales is undeniably a style icon with a penchant for timeless pieces.
It's called kakeibo, and here's how you can do it!
If one of your goals this year is to have more money in your bank account (extra budget for shopping, anyone?), then you might want to look into kakeibo, which in Japanese means “household account book.” It's a tool that has been used
Are you prepared for serious consequences?
Generally, buying counterfeits is a huge blow to the original creator's intellectual property. This is why brandishing fakes is largely looked down upon in the fashion industry. No bueno! The same can also be said in the beauty world, with the buyers'
Know where to score the best deals from this thrift-shopping capital.
A popular local summer destination, Baguio city actually has a lot to offer in the shopping department other than scenic greenery and historical landmarks, sweet delicacies, and covetable cold weather. Over the years, the city has grown to become an ukay-ukay mecca
Don't risk it!
The issue of counterfeit products continues to be prevalent in the industry, both in fashion and beauty. Year after year, it just keeps getting worse—but here's the deal: saving a few bucks on fake makeup is never worth the lead poisoning and
Don't get duped.
"When you just gotta have it, you tend to bite the bullet," says jewelry designer Janina Dizon-Hoshka, who frequently shops through online resellers. Admit it, when you're lusting over a limited edition designer item, the frustration and struggle of acquiring it is
A little math will help you in the long run.
As a fashion girl, I have always set my eye on the latest trends and made sure I was up to date and always on its forefront. I guess you can say that it’s part of the job. Because being in the
And here’s how to avoid them.
Fashion is an interesting realm, and what better way to take part in it than to do some retail therapy? Shopping, however, is a tricky game. Here are some of the most common mistakes you’re possibly doing (and what you can do
Ask any fashion girl for a list of her retail shopping destinations and you’ll probably hear answers like Zara, Topshop, Bershka, H&M, Forever 21, Stradivarius, and many more familiar fast fashion brands. But when someone’s way too busy to personally sort through
You might want to book a flight to Fukuoka, stat!
My shopping experience sort of dictates how much fun I had during a trip. I travel to shop, basically—but don't get me wrong, I'm not the type to splurge on a really expensive purchase. Rather, I'd prefer buying small trinkets and whatnots
Meet the girls who do and where best to fly for the sake of shopping.
This month, we zero in on chronic travelers who do more than just sight-see. Although shopping is part of everybody's trip itinerary, these girls make it their main agenda.We made Christine and Patricia imaginary Preview boarding passes!We talk to ShopTilda.com founders Christine
Shopping online has its pros and cons. Imagine seeing the cutest one piece online and having it delivered to your doorstep the very next day. Convenient, no? Now, imagine finally trying on your coveted piece, only to realize that you are definitely
Don't be fooled by the 50% price reduction.
Sales make me panic. Aside from the fact that being in a crowded mall slightly freaks me out, knowing that it might be my last chance to get those caged sandals from Zara I’ve been eyeing each time I pass by makes