By Christine Carreon, Angela Sy, and Barry Viloria
The freshest fashion items and accessories are here to greet you a Happy New Year! Welcome the year of the dog with these buzzin’ items that today’s hottest labels have rounded up for you.
Actress and model Dakota Fanning was spotted at the 12th Rome Film Festival with Tiffany & Co. sparkling all over her. A diamond necklace, earrings, and two rings accompanied her during the premiere of Please Stand By. The 23-year-old also wore pieces from the Tiffany Hardwear and Tiffany T collections at a photocall that took place the same day.
Effortless yet classy best describes Autumn-Winter collection from Debenhams, which Vanessa Matsunaga-Sunga is a big fan of. During its launch, the model and mom gladly shared her thoughts on fashion as well as some style tips—from how to dress for date nights, to casual day outs, to travel.
When Hollie Bonneville Barden joined jewelry brand John Hardy in 2016, she wanted her debut collection to represent duality of women. To achieve this, the new (and first female) Creative Director of the brand worked closely with artisans in reinterpreting some of its iconic pieces and described her design process as an exploration of Balinese folklore.
This season, the team behind Asian jewelry brand Tim Tang Ong shines its spotlight on nature. Its newest collection, called The Legend of the First Bloom, was inspired by a short story of the same name and pays tribute to the beauty, grandeur, and importance to the world. Moreover, the collection consists of bangles, rings, earrings, and other accessories that reflect land and water elements.
The Kate Spade New York Holiday 2017 Collection took to Sibera’s wintery night skies for inspiration. Their RTW selections come in different silhouettes, color and patterns, detailing and fabrics, and broome street basics. For handbags, the Hope and Marci is its newest key style for the season this season. As for jewelry, its earrings are versatile enough to finish up your lewk.
For the ladies out there, Michael Kors got something special for your wrist (hint: it’s much more than just a piece of jewelry). The brand introduced its latest timepiece, the Sofie Smartwatch, through a 360 campaign starring Romanian model Andreea Diaconu. The Sofie is powered by Android WearTM and includes innovative Google Assistant.
Where’s The Buzz
All roads led to SM Mall of Asia for the holidays with local brand Straightforward's launch of its biggest store yet. Get your fix of basics or style-forward pieces at the grandest mall in the country. Successful despite its relative youth in the fashion business, the brand by entrepreneur Jerald Sze has grown and spread across the online and offline shopping spheres exponentially over the years--thus looking into making a more significant mark in the style scene in 2018 and beyond!
Star Wars fans in the Philippines can easily wear their love for the franchise thanks to SM Department Stores. Every branch has been stocked with empire caps, drawstring bags, and fun novelty items in time for the premiere of Star Wars: The Last Jedi. Head over to the SM Men’s Accessories to get a better look at this special saga collection!
After Cartier unveiled the new Résonances de Cartier collection, it celebrated the opening of The Cartier Haute Joaillerie at its flagship store in Fifth Avenue, New York, to commemorate over 170 years of high-end and quality jewelry that’s been distributed all around the world. The Cartier style goes beyond time with its unique aim of making today’s creations become tomorrow’s treasures. In the Philippines, Cartier is located at Greenbelt 4, Rustan’s Shangri-La, and Newport Resorts World.
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