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Pastel Delights

Look saccharine with these sugar-free pieces.
If there's one thing about pastels that everyone will agree on, it's that they look good enough to eat. The candy shop-inspired hues evoke a childlike innocence when done in feminine silhouettes and flowy separates and serve as a refreshing break from

Behind The Brand: Abby Jocson

Abby Jocson creates a bag line for the woman who knows what she wants.
From the get-go, Abby Jocson always had that entrepreneurial streak in her. While en route to completing her double degree in Behavioral Sciences and Marketing Management at De La Salle University, she was acting on her “real secret dream” by hawking fashion

Ask An Editor: Is Online Shopping Safe?

Associate Market Editor Nikki Santiago answers your web-shopping woes with some helpful tips.
Q: Online shopping seems really convenient, especially with the horrendous traffic and unpredictable weather that I dare not brave. But is it really safe?A: I cannot say that online shopping is 100% safe, mainly because you deal with different merchants and there’s

Behind The Brand: Domesticity

A lifestyle brand that’s all for promoting home-grown talent.
After gaining some experience in furniture retailing, Mariel San Agustin established Domesticity, a lifestyle brand dedicated to producing top notch Philippine-made handicrafts for export. Inspired by the talent she witnessed through trade shows and sourcing for local materials, she set up shop

Behind The Brand: Shimmer

Krisella Lao establishes an online brand that caters to the fashionable woman who isn’t afraid to take risks.
What started out as a side business, which catered solely to the owner's friends and family eventually became a full-fledged online clothing brand. Actualized on November 2012 when word-of-mouth greatly increased the demand for Shimmer's items, owner Krisella Lao decided to work

Shop Her Style: Andi Manzano

Abandon your LBDs for the summer and throw on a crisp, white frock to beat the heat.
Need inspiration for your summer wardrobe? Andi Manzano shows us the power of a little white dress. With neon embellishments and minimal accessories, she finishes off her look with leg-lengthening nude sandals and effortless hair. Love the look? Click on the gallery

Shopping Guide: Breezy Coverups

Take your bikini from the beach to the boardwalk with our cute coverups.
In our experience, looking cute when a body of water is involved can be pretty challenging. From dripping strands to awkward wet patches, looking good can be messy! But with easy pieces like these, making the shift from seashore to poolside can

Nikki's Favorite Things

The Mall’s Managing Editor gives a rundown of her summer wardrobe essentials.
When it comes to stocking up for the warm-weather months, I tend to favor relaxed, breezy, and comfortable pieces; but that doesn’t mean sticking to my white tank tops, flip-flops, and shorts. As serving of dreamy summer palette, striking prints, and pretty

Shop Her Style: Julia Sniegowski

Pair neon with loud, printed pieces for a relaxed, music festival-worthy ensemble.
With social media abuzz with all the Coachella-related festivities, it's no wonder we gravitated towards television host Julia Sniegowski's bright outfit. She looks music festival-ready with the help of fun, neon pieces set against a vivid print and her golden tan.  Love the

Shopping Guide: The Mall Summer Sale

Get more bang for your buck with our delightful serving of marked-down items.
Time to stock up on new pieces for your summer wardrobe! With up to 50% off on our sale items, it'll be hard to resist the allure of a freshly stocked closet.Another reason to shop our sale? If you send us your

Shop Her Style: Dani Barretto

When in doubt, an all-pastel palette is a refreshing way to stave off the heat.
When it comes to looking cute, these bloggers sure know a thing or two. Amidst the intense heat and sticky sweat that's been prevalent throughout the season, Dani Barretto shows us that all you need is a bright palette to keep your

Shopping Guide: Jump In

Experiment with a bevy of summery-hued playsuits.
When it comes to the fashion equation, there's nothing like an item that eliminates the chore of having to choose a top and a bottom. Aside from the obvious benefits of the one-step fashion solution, plain colored jumpsuits serve as the perfect

Behind The Brand: The Glamourist

Two fashion-savvy sisters try their hand at e-preneurship.
It all started with the intent of learning. After years of office work under their belts, siblings Abie and Myra Galang worked on a business venture to test out their management skills. After coming up with a creative solution, their exploration evolved

Shopping Guide: Cream Of The Crop

This summer, the only accessory you really need is a toned midriff.
Get off your couches, ladies, because it's time for some crunches! When the summer heat beckons, it's not uncommon seeing people flock to the nearest gym to rid the last of their wobbly bits (probably left over from the holidays), and with

Shopping Guide: Soak Up The Sun

Our top picks for the girl who's ready to take on the summer heat.
It's no surprise that summer means bold color. With sandy beaches beckoning, there isn't much to think about aside from the sun, surf, and sand. Behold: a fresh crop of sundresses ripe for the picking!

Behind The Brand: Club Couture

Take a peek at how three friends took a chance on their passion for fashion.
In 2010, three friends banded together to create an online business to house their dream dresses. Kaitlyn Gan (the designer), Flora Lim (the marketer), and Zachary Yong (the manager) relocated from Singapore to Thailand to pursue their dream of creating a contemporary

Shopping Guide: Into The Blue

Dive in headfirst into crystal clear blue water with our crop of cool-toned swimmies.
When summer comes around, all we ever seem to think about is finding that perfect swimsuit. With all the choices available to us (halter, bandeau, maillot, two-piece, one-piece), it's hard not to get lost in the sea of options. This week, we

The Mall Shopping Guide: Summer Bags

A colored carryall punctuates a summer outfit like nobody's business.
When the sun is high and the heat is on, all everyone seems to reach for is color, color, color. While colored separates are summer's trademark, the same rules apply for the accessories you pile on. Case in point: the summer bag.

Behind The Brand: Alt Manila

Three girls set out to create a fashionable Manila through their stylish bags.
Fueled by their love for fashion, friends Aimee Pua, Lyndy Ong and Therese Syling set out to establish a brand with the vision to create fashionable and high quality bags. With an elegant minimalist aesthetic, their bags are undeniable favorite of fashionphiles

Staff Challenge: Print-on-print

The gloomy weather is no excuse for a drab outfit, as Editors up the ante with of-the-moment prints.
"I shook things up a bit by mixing two equally bold patterns—dragonfly-print and Jacquard—in contrasting yet complementing colors. I went all-out-unexpected by slipping into a pair of bright-hued heels."Nikki Santiago, Managing Editor, TheMall.phTop, Mango. Trousers, Topshop. Sandals, Zara"Looking at my closet, I