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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Kyoto: Yasaka-jinja, Maruyama Koen

And it’s a long way forward so trust in me~ I’ll give them shelter, like you’ve done for me~ That moment when you spot Yasaka-jinja in Porter & Madeon’s animated Shelter video! I wonder why they chose to include bits of Kyoto there! I found it quite refreshing given how so…

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Kyoto: Kiyomizu-dera

We meet again, Kiyomizu-dera! There were already minor renovations during this visit but they said there’ll be even more major changes starting January 2017 to 2020 in time for the Olympics. Not sure how that’ll go, but hopefully they can keep the view of the wooden stage and the main…

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Kyoto: Nanzen-ji

You guys know I’ve always had a soft spot for Kyoto (especially after that life-changing solo trip last Fall 2014), and thankfully, every visit delivers like a dream! I feel like I’ll never run out of new places to visit in Kyoto, thanks to thousands and thousands of years of history and culture….

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Satin and Chiffon

Satin and chiffon were just two of the many options I had while choosing the fabric for my entourage dresses. I originally wanted structured crepe dresses for everyone, until I realized light and flowy dresses would look better beside my ultra-feminine wedding gown! It must be because my wedding is getting nearer and…

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