Denim x Denim

Double Denim, ahh.. a trend from the 90’s, however, so many modish people think wearing a Denim on Denim outfit is a bit too much or a big NO NO, but for me, if you wore them correctly, it can look amazing!

Start out by matching different wash and colour of denims together, for example, pairing a light washed blue denim jacket or a chambray shirt with a darker colored denim short/jeans like dark blue, grey or black.

You can also add some other type of clothing with a different fabric & color aside from the denim outfit you wanted to wear. Like from the photo above, I’m wearing a nude top from Fashion Infinity Rhona underneath my denim jacket from Splatt MNL for a nice touch-up to the ensemble and you can top it all off with an amazing pair of heels for a glamorous look or a pair of sneakers for a full casual look. 

By that being said, those are the basics when incorporating denim to denim clothes. You can now rock double denim outfits!❤

Ps, what are your thoughts about denim on denim trend, yay or nay? I would also love to know how you wear them too!😊 let me know by leaving a comment below. Thank you!💘

Lobo, Batangas: A weekend Getaway in Paradise

Summer is officially on and we can definitely feel the excruciating heat here in Pinas. However, I wouldn’t let that stop us from going out of the city and enjoy the beach for a bit with my family, friends and loved ones.

Yes! We had our first outing for this year’s summer with my mom (yep, she came back from work and would only be staying here for a month), this could also mean one other thing.. Say Hello to my first ever Travel blog post! Banzaaai! Banzaaai! (okay, Chloee, chill..)

Anyhow, since we don’t want to go too far from metro manila but still wanted a perfect place to enjoy our vacay, we’ve decided to go to Lobo, Batangas, and since, my Aunt has a friend living in Batangas, we don’t need to look for a resort to stay up with. Hehehe. However, there are plenty of beach resorts that has great accommodations and has complete amenities and facilities to choose from, as well as, a lot of water activities awaiting for you.

Anyhow, what I love most about Batangas is its range of options. It is riched with variety of pristine beaches, fine sand, caves and amazing rock formations. The most exciting part is, it was only 2 to 3 hours drive from manila! Perfect for a wonderful weekend getaway, isn’t it?

To end this post, I would just like to say how happy I am to finally had my first travel story to share with you guys and hoping to have more in the future.😄 Oh btw, make sure to use sunblock lotion before exposing yourself to Mr. Sun to avoid sunburn. Its better to be safe than sorry guys. Yun lang. Hope you’re enjoying your summer vacation, have a blast! Xoxo

Post Valentine’s Day: Warmth in the midst of a Cold Weather

For me, Valentine’s Day isn’t just for lovers, it is also a holiday to celebrate the love that we feel for our family and friends who made our lives always at its best.

It doesn’t matter if you don’t have a girlfriend/boyfriend. We have our parents, sibling and/or our friends to go out with. It is the perfect time to show your love and appreciation to them for making a huge impact in your life. ‘Cause they’re there, through thick and thin, ups and downs, they’re always there for us no matter what.

But, there’s no denying that Valentine’s Day is also a perfect excuse for me to dress up and feel fabulous, with or without a date.

You may throw on any dress that you love, in my case, I chose to wear a formfitting dress since the weather at the location that we’ve decided to go to was a bit windy, top it off with a denim jacket from Splatt.mnl to stay warm through out the day and good thing, I chose to wear sneakers since our little adventure consisted a lot of walking. hehe.

Denim Jacket: Splatt Mnl

Dress: Thrift shop

Bag: Sling Mnl

Shoes: Converse

 

His Perfect Plan

 

It has only been 3 months when I finally decided to start on blogging. As a newbie blogger, I always wanted to plan things first before shooting and getting all those plans done exactly the way I planned them (quite OC, right?) but recently, I have come to realize, that sometimes it is better to let go of that “perfect plan” of yours and just be ready to be surprised with an unexpected things that will make you happier than you originally planned (trust me).

 

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 Top: Must Have Piece x Clothing

Skirt: Bread n Butter

Heels: Zanea shoes

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And no matter how much we planned, the things that did happened before was the reality that was really meant to happen in the first place.

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Lately, God has been teaching me to trust Him with His plans. One good example, is when we took this outfit photos. I was supposed to shoot on a different location, but something came up and we ended up at a place in Alabang. The photos weren’t what I had in mind but.. They’re even better! From the location and the lighting (we we’re just on time!) Everything’s just perfect 😄

I now learned how to let go, give my best, trust and allow God to take care of the rest – because that’s when everything will turns out perfectly better than you expected it to be.

First post for 2017: My Airport/Travelling Outfit to Iloilo

Hola Amigos! Its been a while now since my last blog post but I’m back now from hiatus in life. Maybe only a few of you might know, I flew to our province 3 weeks ago for my cousin’s wedding. My stay there was great, though felt very anxious and nervous about me travelling solo days before my flight. haha. Is it just me or does anyone else get pre-travel anxiety/nerves? Hm. Still, it was great seeing my cousins and relatives once again after so many years.

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When travelling, whether via plane or through a long car, bus or train ride, I always choose to wear comfortable yet stylish outfits. It can not only help you get snuggly in your seat, help you move easily but can also keeps you looking polished right until you reached your destination.

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Top: Thrift Shop

Pants: Com.FASHION-8

Jacket: Cotton on ph

Shoes : Converse

 

PS Hope you had a Merry Merry Christmas and wishing you and your family a healthy, prosperous and happiest new year 2017! Happy New Year! 🎉🎆

8 Christmas Gift Ideas 2016

Yay! Christmas is just around the corner and of course, I know a lot of people now started to shop a few items under their lists. But if you’re having difficulties on coming up on that “perfect gift” to give, that shows how well you know the recipient but without breaking the bank, then this post might help you with that struggle of yours.

Today, I gathered tons of affordable gift ideas to share with you guys that would be perfect to give to your family, friends or boyfriend/girlfriend.

  1. UNCOMMON MUGS
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Nikon Camera Lens Mugs. (Image Source: Photojojo Store)
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Iyach Heat Activated Design Battery Changing Mug. (Image source: Lazada)

 

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Donut Mug. (Image source: quirksph)

You can never go wrong with mugs, I honestly don’t know anyone who hate using mugs. Specially, for a coffee or tea person, they’ll be thrilled on having/using this one of a very few kind of mugs. But the downside is, you can only buy these kind of mugs online.

2. SUNGLASSES

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image source: Sunnies / Sunnies Studio Website)

 

Sunglasses are useful, fun and a great gift for fashionistas. But if you’re buying someone who wears prescription glasses, don’t worry, because you could always provide them with a gift certificate, so they can get the right glasses for their eyes.

3. INSTAX WITH FILM

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(image source: Fujifilm Philippines)

This stuff is so amazing! These are basically like a polaroids, take a photo and it automatically dispenses your photo. Though, this is a bit expensive, but its price is now much cheaper than before! There are also a bunch of discounts at the present, since holiday seasons are coming so you might get a great deal after all.

4. 2017 PLANNER NOTEBOOK

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Doodle Planner (image source: filed)

We all know that a new calendar year will also begin 6 days after Christmas, this could be a useful gift to your friends and you could get yourself one too! I myself planning to have one too. Hehe.

5. PORTABLE CHARGER

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Asus Powerbanks (image source: Lazada)

With the high in demand of mobile devices nowadays, you can never go wrong with those portable chargers or so we call it Powerbanks. They’re completely functional and quite cute as well. For that techie friend or family member of yours, this gift will surely be appreciated for they will be able to charge their phones whenever they are.

6. WATCH

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The Color Craze 5pc. Interchangeable Strap Watch. (image source: Tomato Time)

In case you’re also looking for something to reward yourself this holiday season or a gift to give to someone, you should think about getting a watch. It is worth it, because watches can be used as an important fashion statements and they’ll love it. There are numerous local and international brands available here in the philippines to buy watches; some  of them are expensive but there are also a lot of affordable ones.

7. NAIL POLISH SETS

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I Pronounce You Mini Set (image scource: Polish Please)

Yep, nail polishes will be your go-to for the nail addicts. Not only is nail polish a fun and amazing present to give, but also, its every season must have accessory. Who doesn’t want to always have that gorgeous nails on fleek.

8. DIY GIFTS

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Faux Agate Diy Coasters (image source: Diy Joy)
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Photo Collage Star. (image source: The Huffington Post)

I know it was a bit cheesy and some may say it’s corni, but for me, giving someone a gift you made yourself makes it much more meaningful to them. This could definitely show how special the recipient is to you, because of the time, love and effort you spent on these gifts.

For me, when it comes to gift giving “it is the thought that counts,” it doesn’t matter how much the gift should cost, as long as it was given whole heartedly, no money or anyone else could equalizs the effort, love and thoughts wrapped in that present. But if you’re still having a hard time thinking of what could be the best gift for a certain person, don’t worry! You just have to carefully think about the receiver’s interests, needs, wants, likes and dislikes, in order to find the appropriate gift to give from the heart.

So those are the affordable gift ideas I got for you guys. I hope you did find some inspirations out of it.

Thank you for reading!❤

Cordialement

Why black

Lately, I don’t know why but I always find myself buying more black clothes. Well, maybe it’s because I love the fact that I can still play around with it, knowing you’ll never have the trouble of mixing and matching clothes ’cause almost everything goes with black! 🙌 From pairing it to neutral colors, pastels to bright colors, still it could help you create modern and polished looks.

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the awkward crossed arms pose haha!

Black really is a great color for me, it could make your outfit looks amazing, elegant and chic.

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Here’s another fun fact, wearing black makes you look thinner than you usually are, so that’s a definite win-win for me since I do have a chubby stomach to hide or atleast make it less visible. Haha.

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Here in this look, I matched my black highwaisted jeans that I recently bought from hazels_shoppe to a pastel pink ribbed shirt from Jukaykayatbp and paired it with my overused black converse with strawberry prints in it. To spice up the ensemble, I wore a bit of accessories and tied up my hair in a bun for a more interesting and dramatic look. And Ta-daah!

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Top : Jukaykayatbp | Jeans: hazels_shoppe | Shoes: Converse | Choker: Broadway Gems

PS Hoping that everyone’s enjoying their halloween season! hasta la vista lovelies!