Mango: Lucky New Year

First post after getting married, and most probably my last post before Chinese New Year! This means I’m back to regular programming – yay! Starting today, expect a lot from my pre-wedding backlog! I actually just got back from our minimoon in Hong Kong, and it was super fun witnessing…

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Fukuoka: Tocho-ji

I’ve seen Tocho-ji and its famous sitting Buddha during winter, but the view totally pales in comparison to peak sakura season. There’s a huge cherry blossom tree right smack in the center of the temple grounds! There’s not much to say when this is right in front of your eyes:

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Fukuoka: Ohori-koen

Feeling just as hopeful about 2017 as the peak of cherry blossoms in Japan. I deliberately saved this post in time for New Year’s because I’m so thankful I got to see this life-changing view with my parents. There’s always something about springtime – not only is it a sort of rebirth…

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Himeji

I’m all praises about Himeji nowadays. Every time someone tells me they’re heading to Osaka, I immediately take the opportunity to convince them to take a day trip to Himeji and see Himeji Castle. Last March, I was finally able to go on a new place in Japan! I couldn’t…

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Manila Fashion Festival S/S 2017: ARIN, Gabbie Sarenas, Esme Palaganas, WEAVE

ARIN After that wonderful earth toned collection last season, ARIN is back with reworked basics in spring shades that every girl would love to include in her everyday wardrobe. They totally nailed the “millenial pink” trend, and I absolutely covet that pink crop top and tennis skirt co-ord!   Gabbie Sarenas Who would’ve thought farming…

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Mango: Evening Jumpsuit

Last week, I attended a wedding where all the bridesmaids wore jumpsuits! Looks like it finally caught on, wearing jumpsuits for holiday parties and formal events. The holiday season is upon us, and I think I’ve found the key to turning heads and looking sleek without wearing the usual Christmas…

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