Category Archives: Occasion dress

What to wear on my child’s graduation day

I’ve been looking around for the perfect outfit to wear on my daughter’s graduation day. I’m on the heavy side and I want something that is comfortable and presentable. I don’t usually wear a dress so most likely I would be looking for a pair of knit black pants and a loose blouse. I will…

Gift ideas for the fashionable and music lover

I have friends who are into nice outfit and accessories. I’d love to see their pictures while wearing their latest outfit from their shopping haul. Seeing them with their comfortable outfits on gives me the idea on what to wear on some occasions. This season would be the perfect time to look for affordable and comfy…

Simple dress for the awards night

N will be wearing a simple floral dress when she attends the CMMA awards next week. We hope to buy a blazer to compliment the dress. We have no idea yet on what blazer to look for. This style of blazer (image not mine) might be of help.

Mike Dela Rosa black gown

We bought this Mike Dela Rosa gown two Sundays ago for my daughter’s Digital Arts Project and Presentation Exhibit 10.0 event on Friday. My daughter loves the fit and simplicity of the gown. I’m not sure if we still need to accessorize. But my daughter decided the glittery design of the gown and the ribbon are…

Still dreaming of wearing an ecru wedding gown

Hubby and I were married in a civil ceremony 19 years ago. It was a very simple wedding officiated by a trial court judge in our city. We have our family members as our witness. We had a simple lunch at a restaurant right after the wedding. And the rest so they say is history….

A Gown or a Cocktail Dress for Prom Night

Once news about prom is announced, the first thing that teenage girls think about is what they are going to wear. The endless search for the perfect gown or dress will start and just about everyone is concerned that they should not have the same dress as another person. One of the dilemmas that people…

Where to buy wedding accessories

If you are looking for a one-stop shop for everything that you need on your wedding day, I would recommend Divisoria in Manila as the place to visit. There are several stores in Divisoria that sells everything from premade wedding gowns, Wedding Garter Sets, to give-away items. You just have to make a list of…

Where to buy the best prom dress

A neighbor’s daughter asked me where I bought my daughter’s prom dress last year. I told her that we didn’t buy the dress; we only borrowed it from my niece. The girl said she has a limited budget so I told her to ask her mom to accompany her to Divisoria, which is our local…

Oscar Dresses

It’s interesting to know the elegant gowns worn by best actress academy award winners from 1929 to 2013. Infographic credit:  http://www.mediarundigital.co.uk/