Top Picks: Summer Shopping Checklist

When in Manila, it’s almost that time of the year when the temperature rises and the hot city days become unbearable. Beach trips and summer outings become a requisite to survive (and even have fun along the way) the scorching heat. 

As we anticipate the arrival of the summer season, it is best to be sure you are equipped to enjoy the season and enjoy it with style.

Listed below is our top 5 summer must haves and our favourite places to get them.  

1. Bikinis/summerwear

The number one accessory  this summer would be a rocking bikini. This is basic. There are wonders that a good bikini or swimsuit can do for your look and your confidence. 

Borabound Swimwear
borabound

BoraBound gives you more conservative options without sacrificing looks!

 

Cocomo Clothing 
cocomo

I just love their fresh designs.

Cokayne Swimwear
cokayne

For the lady with a more elegant taste.

 

Nudo Swimwear
nudo

Nudo carries so many unique style for every body type.

 

Brown Belly Beachwear
brownbelly

Summer fun suits for the more active girl.

 

2. Sunnies

A smokin’ pair of sunnies would be another must have. 

Uddo

uddo

 

R8
r8

 

GSunnies
kahoy

 

Summer Sunnies 

summer sunnies

3. Accessories

Even during the summer, accessories can make or break your look. Keep it cool and fresh with these pieces.

I am Love Manila

iamlove

Make a summer statement with these beautiful pieces

 

Pulseras by Kim

pulseras

Show off some skin and some ‘skin art’!

Lulu do

lulu

No need for actual jewellery with this accessory!

 

SmileSolar

smilesolar

This solar powered watch is perfect for any summer (mis)adventure.

Stoneriver

stoneriver

These dainty pieces will add the perfect finish to any summer ensemble.

 

4. Footwear

The perfect footwear is essential– something stylish and comfortable to get you through the day. Here are our picks:

Jelly Nelly

jelly-nelly

These sandals are eco friendly, too!

 

Flossy

flossy

Shoes are also acceptable summer wear! These are my favourites because of their fun, bold prints. 

Tres

tres

 

Ella

ella

These bright, eye catching sandals are perfect for your next beach trip.

Sewn

sewn

5. Bags

Of course you gotta have something to put your stuff in! 

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Shiq

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Those were my top summer shopping picks. What are yours? Let us know in the comments section below. 

Enjoy your summer and shopping for your summer! 






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