I am at an age where I am expected to dress less like a Millennial on a soul-searching trip, and more like the #girlboss that I aspire to be. You know the drill: the #TimelessStyle - a solid and dependable little black dress, trusty black pumps, complementing blazer and a string of pearls around my … Continue reading Elements of Style – My Way.
Fashionistas are In for a treat, as Shopee, the leading e-commerce platform in Southeast Asia and Taiwan, teams up with leading local fashion brands like Bench, Silverworks, CLN, Watch Republic, Banana Peel, Avel Designs, and Unisilver to kick off Shopee Fashion Week, happening 19 to 25 September 2018. Score one of a kind apparel, shoes, … Continue reading Hassle-free OOTDs made possible by Shopee Fashion Week
Four schools go head-to-head on January 30 The world of fashion exists in its own bubble where glitz and glamor are the norm. However in the Philippines, one organization is pushing for the youth to celebrate their creative pursuits while showing their concern for the environment. Aboitiz Group is bringing its annual Green Fashion … Continue reading Aboitiz brings fashion and the environment together with ECOUTURE: Green Fashion Revolution
One of my earliest struggles when I was still in my teens and early 20s is finding who I want to be. When I was younger, I pretty much tried every 90s trend there is: the platform shoes, the plaid skirts, the fisherman's hat and even rode on the grunge (flannel shirt-tied-around-my-waist) trend. I figured myself as stylish … Continue reading How Do I Look Asia: When Fashion fixes not only what’s on the outside but also what’s on the inside
Just when I thought the grindhouse is the epitome of "boring" and "without any emotion" at all -- a great cheer exploded on the busy and paper-filled floor of my penthouse office. The reason: human resources has declared that Fridays will be--starting tomorrow and every Friday thereafter-- will be known as dress down Fridays. With … Continue reading And so, Friday was declared a “dress down day” (Day 26/ Project 365)
Sometimes, it's the littlest things that make the impact. Wore my "owl" and ribbon connector ring to work today. These two always get the desired reaction and always at the right time. Bought the Owl ring (which also looks like a cat) at a local clothing shop called today for PHP150 (roughly $3) as a … Continue reading Wrapped around my finger (Day 19/ Project 365)
This is what I want to say to all sources of stress and unnecessary worries: EFF YOU! I am too fly to be defeated by stress! What I am wearing: Pink Polka Dot dress from Sophie - PHP1,100.00 Black Sheer Tights from the Landmark - PHP85.00 Heeled brogues (catalogue bought) - about PHP900.00 Fancy jewelry … Continue reading When the going gets tough….the tough gets going
I used to have an office mate who had a habit of saying "Compuse" instead of "confused". Imagine hearing this word "compuse" over and over especially if he is indeed confused. Not only it is effing confusing, it is also annoying. Anyway, this anecdote doesn't have anything to do with today's rant. I just felt … Continue reading Dazed and Confused.
Today (05 October 2011 in the US), the world has lost one of its greatest visionary, Steve Jobs. I only own one Apple product, an iPod (I can't afford a mac or an iPhone) but that pink little thing containing about 1,000 songs has been with me in all my travels, late night cramming sessions … Continue reading Me, today – 06 October 2011
Here's me, after the great storm that was "Pedring" Was trying to keep it preppy and still office appropriate. After all, I work for someone whose SOLE definition of office attire is a pair of slacks, collared blouse, coupled with blazer and black pumps. This incessant push for me to conform is annoying me to … Continue reading Me, today – 28th September 2011