Fashion, Fashion and Beauty

Katy Perry Goes Semi-Naked For Moschino + More / Style Stories

  Welcome to this week’s dose of Skin Style Stories! Katy Perry is Moschino’s new muse. The singer shared the photos of her campaign on Instagram and one of them was eye-catching, to say the least. Too bad it’s not because of the clothes she was wearing; it’s the other way around. Perry showed a quarter …

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Spotlight On Filipino Designers / Wedding Wednesday

Welcome back to Wedding Wednesday if you’ve already been here before! If not, hello! For the month of June, I’ve decided to share a few posts related to weddings. This week I’ve highlighted three of the many talented designers we have in the country. Veluz Reyes Veluz Reyes is, dare I say it, the Vera Wang …

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100 Years of Beauty in the Philippines

Today is our nation’s 117th Independence Day! I find today the best occasion to share with you a video I came across a couple of weeks ago. Below you’ll see how the standards of beauty in the Philippines have evolved through time. The video also has an accompanying clip where the researcher discusses the looks …

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Urban Decay Naked Smoky, TED x Clinique and More / Beauty Buzz

  Hello! Here are some of the things that happened in the beauty world this week. Urban Decay Cosmetics has released a smoky variety of its popular Naked palettes. It’s $54 (Php 2,421), which, to me, is ridiculous. But don’t mind me; I’m a cheapskate. If you’re willing to shell out that much, you can …

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Would You Wear Your Mother’s Dress? / Wedding Wednesday

It’s not like I needed to post something about weddings again (because I already have, what, five (?) of them somewhere here) but I can’t help it. It’s June and it’s wedding season and I’m a sucker for mush. Just to get it out of the way, I am married. I have been for a …

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Style Stories / Cara Delevingne and Kate Moss for Mango + More

Welcome to Style Stories! Here are a round-up of fashion news items I came across this week. Cara Delevingne and Kate Moss are together again. This time the two supermodels share the spotlight for a Mango campaign. (The two previously paired up for a Burberry ad.) [Mango] Cher is Marc Jacobs’ newest muse. [Fashionista] Levi’s …

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Chaotic Lashes / Clumpy Mascara: Trend Spotting

(Photo: Maybelline Volum Express Colossal Chaotic Lash mascara campaign) I usually veer away from trends. I am not the type to jump on bandwagons and follow the flock but I’ve noticed a hype about “chaotic” lashes — also known as clumpy, spidery lashes — lately and my interest got piqued. For years it has been …

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Top Picks Tuesday / Free People Wedding Collection ‘Ever After’

Free People has just launched a wedding collection and it is every boho lover’s dream come true. All of the pieces have intricate detailing; most are flowing and feminine. The brand is not readily available in our country and so I am not aware of its pricing. I’ve visited the website numerous times in the …

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Beauty Buzz / Jennifer Lawrence for Dior Addict Makeup, H&M Beauty + More

Welcome to Beauty Buzz! This is a round-up of beauty news I came across this week, which I would like to share to you. (Photo: Dior) Jennifer Lawrence is the new face of Dior Makeup Addict. The actress’ ties to the French brand is not exactly new as she has been the fashion house’s muse …