Few weeks ago, Penshoppe recently released its Summer 2017 collection along with the opening of its newest flagship store dubbed as—Penshoppe Capital. The collection features a myriad of stylishly trendy pieces that are not only affordable, but keeps you stylishly suitable for Philippine weather, yet as always takes cue from global fashion trends. On the same day, we had an impromptu shopping spree at the same branch. I went on a panic since most of the items are new and not of those that I was eyeing days before the actual shopping. Join me as I list down some of my lessons. KEEP CALM AND GO SUMMER READY With Globe Wanderland happening this weekend, My picks has to be inspired by the free spirit of music and arts festivals. Good thing I found a handful of neutrals and mutable colors to incorporate in my looks. The problem is, how to think of what to wear in an ocean of new items I am not familiar of??? Keep Calm Duane! hahahha So I look around and realized what were those …
Mossimo Philippines unravel the newest face of street wear with pieces inspired by unconventional zest of Urban x Street fusion. Mossimo is up for a new capsule collection and it’s unlike anything you’ve ever seen from the brand before, namely Mossimo X. In my mind, it’s still the Mossimo California Laid back that always reminds me of Brent Javier. Yet with the Mossimo X, “The pieces are very dynamic, easy to wear, up-to date and versatile yet daring” as per John Lozano (Stylist Curator of Mossimo X). Well, I have to agree. During the launch of Mossimo X, I was at awe and wanting to immediately grab my own piece! Streetwear like these will effortlessly pump up the style in your look, killing your “what to wear vibe” to “Ooh I dont care what I’ll pair with this” coz it’s basically all made up to be stylish even whatever you pair on it.
Fall Winter Trend always have the darker palette. Unfortunately for me who is sweaty and lives on an island that is Forever Summer. For practicality’s sake, I prefer apparels that I can wear with me on top of Kiltipan-Breath-Taking-Foggy-Sunrise down to the slums of Metro Manila, yet still fashionable. I found this on Uniqlo Fall Winter 2016 collection. Let Colors incorporate in your Fall Winter look. “When I gaze upon the works of your hands, tell me who am I that You are mindful of me” — last night, this lyrics struck me. A God who can live and exsist without us, died on the cross, plus the verses from Romans3:23 and Romans 6:23 is just too much to engulf, Thank You Lord God! And I Pray, to those who read this will experience and FEEL the presence of the HolySpirit working in their lives, yung mga nasa kalsada pa papuntang Office at nag rereklamo na Monday nanaman, Kapit lang! Blessed ka, may Trabaho ka! Sa mga Estudyante, BLESSED ka kasi NAG AARAL KA, Thank you …
With the recent Zalora Fashion Night Out 2016, it’s not just about models walking the runway but it also comes with announcements. Ed Hardy fans will surely savor this! hahah Here ye! here ye! Ed Hardy is now officially part of Zalora Philippines! Browsing and purchasing your favorite Ed Hardy Items can already be accessible at the tip of your finger tips and delivered straight right to your location!
The well-loved chocolate bar brand encourages everyone to cherish special moments and live life to the fullest with its Enjoy that Cloud 9 Moment campaign. Throughout the years, Cloud 9 has delivered its chocolate goodness to Filipinos. It advocates positivity by spreading good vibes and reminding people that there are countless reasons to celebrate life’s special moments. Life’s special moments can happen anytime, anywhere. It can be as simple as learning how to ride a bike when you were a kid, or something significant like booking your dream job after college, or getting married. These meaningful life events are “Cloud 9 moments” that are worth celebrating and can best be enjoyed with the all-time feel-good chocolate bar from Jack ‘n Jill. Join the Cloud9 Fun! Cloud 9 believes that life’s special moments should be captured, enjoyed and shared with others. With this in mind, the brand encourages the netizens to upload photos of their “Cloud 9 moments” through their own Facebook or Instagram account with the official hash tag #Cloud9Moment. Positivity is contagious, why not live …
This generation encourages individuality when it comes to style, where you may look your kind of cool kid. As we all know Philippines was hit by Lucky B Smith Fever the other week, after seeing all his fans last week, I decided to decode the styles he was wearing to match individual personality while keeping in line the Lucky Blue Smith aura.
Indulging on a Style Break incorporated with Traditional Batik Motif Printed Polo from Uniqlo Sets the 1st look for my Uniqlo Batik Motif Lookbook Series,Yeah! You can never go wrong with Denim on Denim! Style and Functionality always define your looks, you dont put on denim jackets without utilizing it’s features, otherwise, Im sure you’re just one of those dead fishes that goes with the flow.
As a Mindanaoan, I grew up appreciating the beauty and how rich Batik Motif talks about culture in every design composition. There’s a lot to tell about the Batik however this collection actually aims to help Factory Workers with every purchase on this collection with their “Empowerment Project”. After the Jollibee x Uniqlo campaign I did, I feel so honored how Uniqlo noticed how much I really like their Batik Collection. Then poof! here I am sharing “How to incorporate Traditional Batik Motif in your Contemporary Look”. but first, let me orient you about the Batik Motif and what makes it relevant.
You know a promising model when majority of your Stylist friends go crazy over him, wanting him to be their next paper doll (and more) come to life, this is non other than the most followed model online! Lucky Blue Smith! The 18-year old Los Angeles native joined Team Penshoppe as its newest global ambassador early this year. Lucky Blue Smith was introduced to the public as a Penshoppe ambassador back in February when he front-lined the brand’s Spring-Summer 2016 campaign. Other global ambassadors of Penshoppe include supermodels Kendall Jenner, Gigi Hadid, and Sean O’Pry as well as Asian superstars Sandara Park and Mario Maurer.
Browsing up and down at Converse‘s Site, checking which fits my fashion statement for this year, I realized that, yes, fashion is a “STATEMENT” you want to express about your self and there’s another one. Doing a little bit of reading about the product description, recently, a series of design doesn’t mean it’s just a series of design, but a collective story sharing what the brand is all about and their ideas about topics going on the society. I had fun making a little back read and chose 3 pairs that caught my attention 😀 also, I included part of their back story just to get a glimpse on how to make a statement even when you’re on your usual white shirt and comfy jeans.