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Ms. KC Concepcion hosted this year's Bb. Pilipinas competition, and I've been bombarded with questions about the dress she wore for the opening (and well, actually, for almost the entire show until th...
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Guess what came in the mail recently. And you bet I'll be going around in these.  I do miss my sneakers, more often than I'd like to admit.  I'm wearing flats almost every day now, so I can do ...
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We styled for KC again in her shoot for Century Corned Tuna ads for billboards.  Of course, for this project, she was also with Piolo Pascual himself, who was styled by Ton Lao.  We shot  at DPI in...
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Looking back on it now, I know that enrolling myself in Designer Fashion Workshops of iAcademy was one of the best decisions I made.  I met fun and fashionable people, who are my friends now and stil...
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I got an interesting invite to the Watsons Beauty Lab a week ago. I must admit that I haven't been too keen about attending events since the year started, and it's not like I have all the time in the...
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So one of the reasons why I was on a semi-(blogging)hiatus since this year started is because I've been assisting and styling full-time with Noel Manapat for one of the nation's brightest young stars ...
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When I was first asked to style for a pre-debut shoot, my first thought was, "People hire stylists for that nowadays?"  Not that I'm complaining.  I've been getting some inquiries for some styling g...
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Apparently, the girl next door is so 5 minutes ago. "How do you like it, straight up or extra dirty?" I'm glad they sent me the one with the Martini.  I keep admiring it when I'm wearing the pa...
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I've learned a thing or two about jeans when I started this blog.  I found out that I don't really like how I look in them because I haven't been doing a very good job in finding a fit that looks bes...
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The past two months have been a flurry of activities for me, hence the significant lack of updates.  Who thought dressing a single celebrity would take up so much time?  But as I settle into a routi...
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There's a reason why I love styling for photoshoots the best.  There's always room to correct an error, adjust accordingly and you can easily hide imperfections with the use of clamps, double tape or...
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I used to watch Ranma 1/2 a lot, and it had an opening song entitled "Red Shoe Sunday". It sounds weird, but it seemed appropriate to borrow the idea for this outfit post. I realized I haven't had ...
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Another round of styling classes over and done with, this time through Designer Fashion Workshops under Noel Manapat's mentorship.  I'm glad I enrolled in this class, though I was hesitant at first, ...
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Sometimes, as in my case, appreciation for pretty, frilly things come late in the game.  This is where baby girls--whether they be your little sister, niece, daughter or goddaughter--come in as your ...
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I've been terribly lacking in updates lately, I know. Maybe it's the holidays or the dreary weather. Thing is, I haven't had that much heart for blogging and writing for the past couple of weeks a...
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