Not in love with you quite yet

Cotton On blue printed leggings with combat boots

As a someone who hates shopping, you won’t see me jumping to buy the next big trend in clothing. I like to stay in the bounds of timeless clothing (except, of course, if they were souvenir shirts, or geek ones that had movie references.) When everybody started wearing printed leggings, I was so sure that it wouldn’t suit me. Continue reading →

Maglakbay sa simula

Get Laud dress, blazer, black stockings, leather bag

When I started this blog, I hated shopping, didn’t wear dresses unless I had to, wore nothing but Chuck Taylors, and thought stockings were only for the 80s. Around the same time, I was also wishing that I could muster what I needed to fulfill my high school dream to travel to Japan. (I really like Japanese food.) Continue reading →

No rescuin’, she’s fine out there

Corporate Jacket Magic

When getting dressed, we have to only consider not just our personal style, but also our activities for the day, as well as the weather.

Today,  I had to wear something for my appointment in a casual place,  and it had to feel cool for me to survive the humid weather,  but it also had to be ready for a rainy afternoon, as most afternoons have been recently. Sounds easy enough,  except it also had to be appropriate for the meeting I suddenly had with my former office,  which had a corporate dress code. Oh, and it had to survive a 1.5-hour commute without getting wrinkled. Continue reading →

What you see is really what you see


I like hoodies. But hoodies are usually thick that I could only wear them in freezing air conditioned rooms, or in for a week during the coldest time of the cold(er) season in the Philippines. Which I guess was the whole point of hoodies sweaters. But, I like how hoodies look. They fit my personal style, and my wishlist has long included a thinner hoodie.

Until I saw this marvelous Stark Industries hoodie from The Perfect White Shirt. Continue reading →