There's something about the weather these days that has left you way too relaxed. And so with much of your time spent at home, why not wear upgraded loungewear clothes? Here's a list of new fashion picks that you can try if you're tired of your pambahay!
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What's the Buzz
There's a new fashion label in town and it's coming here real soon! Soon Filipinos can get a hold of Scandicool-meets-Asian-street-style fashion pieces from Monki as they open two stores in Manila: one at SM Mall of Asia and the other at SM Megamall. Here, you can get everything from wardrobe essentials to on-trend fashion pieces. But Monki is not just any fashion brand; those who are eco-conscious will be happy to hear that Monki's sustainability efforts include a broad denim range made with 100% organic cotton, swimwear made from recycled polyester and polyamide, and since 2018 all cotton is 100% sustainably sourced! The brand also values women empowerment by partnering with non-profit organizations supporting body rights and mental health. “We love fashion and we love our community. We get inspiration from how people all over the world choose to style and wear our garments and we turn to them for inspiration,” says Caroline Carlryd, Head of Design at Monki.
Intimates can be comfy and flirty at the same time. Get your lace bralettes and bodysuits from Women'secret, which you can totally pair with your basic workwear for a hint of sexiness! More brands from Stores Specialists, Inc. such as GapFit, Calvin Klein, Superdry, Armani Exchange, and more also has more for your lounging needs.
If you still want to dress up while working from home, Singaporean brand In Good Company has created timeless workwear essentials in updated silhouettes and in black and white colorways. Think: oversized and structured, but soft and comfortable.
Experience luxury in Luna. The Luna 2020 Spring Summer collection offers loungewear and sleepwear that'll make you skip the old sweats and treat yourself to a pair of new silk charmeuse sets and lustrous caftans.
A little accessory won't hurt, right? Local accessory brand Moone sells simple but super chic handmade earrings fit for every day use. If your ears are a little sensitive, don't worry because the materials used are hypoallergenic and non tarnish.
Whether you're just lounging at home or you're in a video call, an accessory is the easiest way to give your WFH style a perk-me-up. Trends Jewelry's silver collection is designed to match your personality and, in every outfit, you feel to wear.
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Bea Alonzo is the newest face of Avon's new Floral Wonderland lipstick collection, a limited-edition release and an ode to living life in full bloom. “From her career as an actress, screenwriter, entrepreneur, to her current mission as a philanthropist, she never let anything—not hardship, heartbreak, not even a pandemic—get in her way of accomplishing her dreams,” says Anna Fernanadez-Llamas, Head of Beauty. “This collection is a reminder to constantly nurture one’s dreams, because they are key to overcoming challenges and living life in full bloom.”
Where's the Buzz
Your go-to store for anything basic is now online! Uniqlo Philippines just launched its online store to provide a faster and more convenient shopping experience to customers especially now since most of us are staying at home. “The launch of UNIQLO Online store stems from the brand’s commitment to bring LifeWear clothing more accessible to our customers nationwide. Our mission has always been about improving the lives of everyone through high quality clothing, outstanding level of service, and a unique shopping experience,” says Masayoshi Nakamura, COO, UNIQLO Philippines.
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