If there’s one indoor activity that’ll make you feel better almost instantaneously, it’s retail therapy. A perfectly-timed idea to cap off the awfully damp-weathered-week here in Manila, I’m giving you more reasons to head over Mango and shop your asses off. And I’m also not going to give you crap about exercising self-control over shopping–hell, [...]
We’ve talked about this before, but let me reiterate my points. We all can’t live without the commercial brands–they’re run-tos, closet staples. And they’re also just around about every corner you turn. So, if you’re keen on scoring more unique covetable items, here are 10 Manila-based indie brands you need to know about. 1) Pointless Apparel - Laid-back, androgynous [...]
When it comes to fashion, sometimes it’s such a victory to score unique pieces. Sure, we all make our usual rounds at our go-to brands at the mall. But then again, usual can only go so far. Cainta-based, Philippine indie-brand Z! takes you for a spin with their graphic shirts and resin accessories. Stocks are limited, which [...]
Have you heard? Katy Perry dons a Furne One creation in her latest music video, “Wide Awake”. Yup, that’s right. Another Filipino fashion designer explodes into the international fashion scene.
Young Filipino fashion designer Veejay Floresca just can’t quit turning everything he touches into gold–and this time, quite literally. Since his stint at reality TV show Project Runway Philippines, he has gained a steady and massive amount of followers from both the local and international fashion scene with his stunningly beautiful creations. Recently, he has [...]
Philippine independence is something worth commemorating beyond just one day each year. And it seems that TeamManila agrees by celebrating the legacy of one of the fathers of Philippine independence and national hero Jose Rizal, through the release of their limited edition Rizal the Traveller collection. Especially assembled for his 151st birthday, the collection celebrates [...]
There’s one thing that everyone loves about Filipinos—that ability to smile, crack a joke and laugh through anything. Even through trying times. And if there’s one thing Filipinos want to be remembered for, it’s that resilience, that positivity. Perhaps that’s what local brand Team Manila had in mind when they came up with their latest campaign [...]