Cop These Beautiful Local Textiles at This Year’s Likhang HABI Fair

I’ve always admired local textiles. The colors, designs, and craftsmanship are so uniquely Filipino and eye-catching that it’s tempting to get yards of it and turn it into all sorts of things. I’m on the hunt for new throw pillows and I’m thinking if I should get some featuring flowers and leaves to complement my growing plant collection or those with traditional Filipino designs.

The thing is, it’s not that easy to find them here. Sure, there are shops that sell some textiles but the best way to see the breadth of local talent is to visit the weavers in their provinces. This weekend, you don’t have to travel far because the 9th Likhang HABI Fair will bring them the weavers and their textiles here.

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Here are My Fave Pieces From UNIQLO’s 2019 Fall/Winter Collection

I always limit the number of clothes I have but I always manage to find myself in a UNIQLO store. There’s something very calming about walking through the pristine halls (during off-peak hours) and admiring the minimalist palette. I tell myself I don’t need another black shirt, but I have gotten so good at justifying my purchases that I go straight to the counter before I change my mind.

UNIQLO’s 2019 Fall/Winter collection follows the brand’s ethos of LifeWear. It highlights the Japanese values of simplicity, quality, and longevity, while adapting the fit, silhouette, and style with the times. When I first saw the collection, I knew I had to get something.

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ZALORA Crowned the Winners of the Region’s Biggest Social Media Modeling Contest

With the prevalence of social media, it’s become easier to discover new talents in every field imaginable. Of course, this includes fashion, and ZALORA took advantage of this connectivity for Make Me A ZALORA Model Cycle 3 (MMAZM), a regional modeling competition that looked for its contestants online. Two winners were recently announced and they are Jeremiah Lisbo from the Philippines and Yunike Francesca from Hong Kong.

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Here’s Your Easy Guide to the UNIQLO Fall/Winter 2018 Collection!

The Philippines may only have two seasons, but the latter part of the year brings cooler air, overcast skies, and a buzzing excitement for Christmas. When it comes to style, it becomes time to replace the short shorts and the tropical prints for layers and darker colors. I love this time of year so it’s no surprise that my uniform is made up of “fall” colors like black, white, gray, and blue!

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You Can Soon Buy J.Crew from Zalora!

I’m so happy to be living in the age of technology because I don’t know what I would do if we didn’t have online shopping. I’m naturally lazy so there are times when I would just want to stay in bed and have things like food, books, groceries, and clothes delivered to me. Now there are more options online as American fashion brand J.Crew will be available on Zalora soon!

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