Category Archives: Outfit

Basic items to build your wardrobe (for beginners)

I stumbled upon an article about power dressing and thought the list could be useful one day (especially for my daughter who will be hunting for a job a few months from now). Build your wardrobe with the following basic items: 1. Black jacket or a well-fitting blazer 2. Black pants (not pleated) 3. Black skirt (slightly…

Where to find affordable summer clothes

A friend who is a regular thrift-shop goer can attest to the affordability of summer clothes at pre-loved stores near their place. You can purchase a halter blouse and short or skirt for kids at $1 (P41) per pair. The clothes are overrun supply from local and international manufacturers. The ukay stores are open at…

Candy Cheat Sheet (Elise Joson) illustration

One of the last illustrations my daughter did for candymagdotcom. Thanks to her very supportive supervisor Ms. Clare Magno. N had a very productive internship with the online magazine.

5 Ways to Wear Denim Like a French Girl (Illustration for Candy Magazine)

Another illustration my daughter did for candymag.com

Candy Cheat Sheet (Nadine Lustre) illustration

This is N’s second illustration (in gif format) for candymagdotcom. One proud mom here. 🙂 Thanking the awesome people of Candy Magazine for N’s fruitful internship program with them.

Light clothes for the hospital

These are some of the clothes that I bought with my daughter last night. I thought of having these few pieces prior to surgery. Some of the items are on sale. I have yet to buy toiletries and will be back at the mall for a quick shopping before the big day.

Easy Fashion Tips for the SAHM

I guess it’s safe to say that any mom would like to look every inch like celebrity mom Katie Holmes or the perennially posh Victoria Beckham. If you’re a Stay At Home Mom (SAHM) who finds it such a herculean task to look even a tad bit fashionable, don’t fret, as there are pretty easy…

Summer ensemble

I would love to drop everything for a while and hit the beach this summer for a relaxing swim or promenade along the beach wearing this lovely sandals I saw online. Isn’t it cute? And to complete the summer ensemble, I should wear this sexy summer dress that camouflage my bulging tummy. There are dresses…

Pitch Perfect

My son and I watched Pitch Perfect, a musical comedy film yesterday. I was hesitant to watch the movie at first because I thought it was just one of those musical films loaded with cute guys and gals trying to win the attention of each one. But I was wrong. While the movie is centered…