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So. A random thought came to me that day when I saw this skirt at the bottom of my closet. "No one above 20 should be wearing pleated skirts anymore." Well, here's to you, stupid random thought!...
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One of the reasons why I was hesitant to dive into the business of engagement styling was because I felt like I was going to be out of my element.  Sure, I give fashion advice to friends who want to ...
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I received an invitation to Aria Cucina's press launch, and I was curious at the dress code that was indicated.  The little gathering called for wearing attire that had "colors of the sea".  It wasn...
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Late last year, Ava.ph featured pieces from various Charina Sarte collections.  They were mostly flowy, breezy and drapey tunics.  It's nearly summer, which is why this certain project came to mind....
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Good news for all make-up divas out there!  AVA.ph is having a BIG beauty sale right now, for a limited time, featuring some hard to find items here in Manila and some cult favorites, too.  Discount...
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Delayed post is delayed!  Be prepared to see a LOAD of photos and a lot of red. Last month, Coca-Cola kicked off their 100th year anniversary through a Big Youth Blowout. It was really quite somet...
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I'm writing this entry because some time ago, before I actually got this undercut and I was still musing about my hair-shaving options, I discovered a parenting forum that linked back to the aforemen...
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I am not a flats person. However, since I've decided to (mostly) ban myself from riding cabs, and the roads I often walk on aren't really ideal for my precious heels, I slip into flats more and more ...
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Recently, I have this knack for getting into sticky situations for my daydreaming inattention.  But maybe it's my cosmic karma biting me in the ass for waving that pretentious list of new things to t...
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Lists are pretty popular this time of the year since we're starting on a clean slate.  I'm gonna be a cliche and make one of my own because I have an enormous backlog. Going into detail for each and ...
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Because it's the season for giving gifts, I have another treat for my readers: a Crumpler giveaway!  If you're not familiar with Crumpler yet (what rock have you been hiding under?), it's a bag compa...
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I really wanted to blog about my brand new Melissa pairs earlier.  I got them for such a steal!  But the busyness of December got to me, and before I knew it, the sale on AVA.ph was almost over.  A...
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I know I have pretty hair. This isn't time for false modesty.  My hair is naturally wavy-curly (and apparently quite shiny), with big, loose curls at the ends, the kind you manage after sweating ove...
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So as promised, here's a sneak preview of what I'm going to be selling at the Bloggers United bazaar on December 3.  Unfortunately, I didn't have time to take photos of all the clothes.  But most of...
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I'm aliiiiiiive!  I've sorely neglected blogging as of late, with nary an update for a month.  It's the usual suspects--work, but yes, also partying and a much-needed vacation (I actually spent a wh...
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