21 Men Lookbook: Red + Stripes
What I’m wearing: black leather jacket, striped knit sweater with red pocket and taupe pants from 21 Men. This is something I would wear everyday to school, to parties, to church, lol etc. I specifically like the striped knit top with the cute little red pocket! I just wanna stuff it with pens and barya, haha! Also, the leather jacket is a good investment, lemme tell you! When you’re...
What's Inside 21 Men
Dropped by Forever 21 today. My third time this week actually, lol. They have such a huge collection there, seems like they add new clothes on a daily basis! Cool! I’m a sucker for their plaids and leather jackets! On a side note, one of my readers messaged me and shared that after seeing my blog posts about 21 Men, he became an avid fan as well. He used to shop in another store (for three...
21 Men Lookbook: Knits + Woven
What I wore today: Blue & gray knit top, black woven shirt & dark gray pants, ALL from 21 Men. Here are two ways to wear your plain woven shirt! Was also featured on the newspaper today! Read the full article here.
21 Men Lookbook: All Black + Leather
I’ve been on the lookout for the perfect leather jacket for so long & I’m happy to say that I finally found it! Haha! Wearing a leather jacket in Manila kinda makes me feel like I’m in the wrong hemisphere, lol that’s why I was so pumped that the jacket from 21 Men is real leather but the back is jersey! I’m gonna look so badass, without punishing myself and...
Forever 21 GC & Brand Ambassadors Launch Party at...
Forever 21 threw a party at Members Only, The Fort last Saturday, November 20, 2010 to launch their gift cards (available with Php1,000 & Php2,000 denominations) and to formally announce their five brand ambassadors! The invites. I got to bring four of my friends! Awesome! Meet the five brand ambassadors of Forever 21 (L-R): Patricia Prieto for Love 21, Lissa Kahayon for Twelve By...
21 Men Lookbook: Colors + Textures
Wearing a plaid button down, plain gray button down, peach knitted sweater & black denim pants, ALL from 21 Men. This look is less grunge. Something I would wear to run errands or go out with the family, lol. Layering clothes with different textures is always fun but try sticking to a color palette.
21 Men Lookbook: Grayscale + Color
I love grayscales and mixing it up with some color. For this look, I wore a gray knitted sweater, black denim jeans & plaid flannels, all from Forever 21’s clothing line for men, 21 Men! Really into wrapping plaids on the waist ‘cause it gives that i-dont-give-a-f…orever 21 vibe (lol lame joke bye). Anyway!!! I like wearing plain sweaters, I think minimalism is hot...
21 Men Lookbook: Animal + Tribal Patterns
You guys know how much I love Africa (or not) & I love the fact that I can incorporate it to my personal style. Lol ok that was irrelevant. Haha wore a black graphic tee (one of my favorite shirts), a tribal-patterned (camel) scarf and taupe pants, ALL from 21 Men. This is one of my favorite looks ‘cause I love the color palette so much & usually I only wear sweaters/long sleeves but...
21 Men Lookbook: All Black + Military Green
There are days when I like wearing all black, like today! Wore another black graphic tee, black denim pants & tried making it a little more interesting by wearing an olive elbow patch cardigan, ALL from 21 Men. I am very much addicted to the cardigan!!! The elbow patch is so cute & the color is very nature/military-inspired which is awesome. I want the elbow patches to be seen in every...
21 Men Lookbook: Plaids + Taupes
Wore a black graphic shirt, amazing taupe pants & a red/black/white plaid flannel, everything from Forever 21’s clothing line for men, 21 Men. I like how the clothes in 21 Men has a wide range of clothing for guys & fits my style so well . They got the basic tees, graphic shirts, flannels, leather jackets, blazers, scarfs, gloves, belts, neckties, fedoras, denim, etc. You could do so...
Forever 21: Gift Card Launch Party
It’s official. I am Forever 21’s Brand Ambassador!!! Well, I’m not the only one. I will be joined by the very beautiful & talented Tricia Gosingtian, Dominique Tiu, Patricia Prieto & Lissa Kahayon. I’m the sole male ambassador (obviously haha) representing Forever 21’s clothing line for men, 21 Men. It’s such an honor! So Christmas is just around the corner. While most of you are...
Philippine Fashion Week SS11: The People
And that ends my Philippine Fashion Week coverage! I hope I did a good job documenting the events & hopefully you enjoyed ‘em haha! All the back pain was worth it! I learned so much and met so many amazing & talented people that inspired me to do the things that I love. I never felt...
Philippine Fashion Week SS11: Details Create the...
Philippine Fashion Week SS11: Backstage: Folded &...
Was asked by Andre Chang & Carlos Concepcion to take photographs backstage for the Philippine Daily Inquirer. It wasn’t so crazy backstage, although I felt like I was a waste of space there, haha! Got a change to meet the amazing stylists, models, etc. Was surprised to see my college friend there! I had a blast, everyone is so nice and friendly. Excited for Folded & Hung’s new...
Philippine Fashion Week SS11: Folded & Hung
The Folded & Hung Spring/Summer Collection show at Philippine Fashion Week S/S11 has got to be one of the best shows I’ve seen this season! I love the Coachella/picnic/laid back feel, plus the styling was so amazing! Each piece is just so stylish and I love every look that I see on the runway. I was very fortunate to witness the stylists put together the looks backstage, the hair and...
Philippine Fashion Week SS11: Jellybean
Philippine Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2011: Jellybean’s show before the Folded & Hung Streetcast. 3AM serenaded the models of Jellybean while walking down the runway. Cute show, cute girls haha!
Philippine Fashion Week SS11: Kate Torralba for...
Top designers Kate Torralba and Rajo Laurel brings back the glory days of 60’s mod for their Paperdolls and Wharton Spring/Summer 2011 Collection. Lots of retro prints, clean cuts, high-waist flared trousers, camel tones & cropped coats for women. And bow ties, khaki, neon belts and of course, slick back hair for men. Was tempted to dance to ‘Twist and Shout’ haha! One of my...
Philippine Fashion Week SS11: SM
SM Department Store’s Spring/Summer 2011 collection is amazing. I think everyone was blown away with what they witnessed that night. Each look is just so well put together & it of course, wearable! I am very much impressed with the men’s street & formalwear collection! Thank you SM Department Store for making fashionable items affordable! Now I wouldn’t hafta spend...
Philippine Fashion Week SS11: Menswear
Philippine Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2011: Axe presents Menswear Collection by designers Bang Pineda, Ulysses King & Simon Ariel Vasquez.
Philippine Fashion Week SS11: Gold Radiance
Day 1 of the Philippine Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2011 show was opened by a gold-themed fashion show by Ponds in collaboration with Philippine top designers Dennis Lustico, JC Buendia, Jun Escario and Rajo Laurel. Plus they were modeled by our country’s top models! Amazing show!
The Red Cups Are Here Again!
Christmas spirit is alive & well (& early haha) as we enjoyed a night of music, stories, Christmas food and drinks last night at the Cheer Party at Starbucks 6750 for the launch of their annual Christmas Limited Edition Starbucks Coffee 2011 Planner! & of course, the anticipated return of their Christmas-themed food and beverages! (Toffee Nut Latte, Praline Mocha, and my favorite,...
So Philippine Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2011 is over! One of the most stressful weeks ever but it was all worth it! My job was pretty much take pictures of looks from the runway show (took about more than 4,000 pictures gahhhh) & take photos of fashionable people attending the event (and get their names). Lol when I like what someone is wearing, I’ll ask ‘em where they got it...