Monday, July 25, 2016

Philippine SONA 2016 Fashion: Simpler

Unlike the State of the Nation Address or commonly known as SONA of the  predecessor of newly elected Philippine president Rodrigo, the first SONA of the president was considered modest compared to the red - carpet - Oscar's Awards - counterpart with all the elegant and expensive suits, long gowns that dressed the senators, congress people and other VIP guests.

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte in his 1st SONA
photo source: Internet

This year, the fashion wardrobe was rather simple if not spartan.  The nation before would actually drool on how fancy the guests were during any SONA but with the mandate of the President himself who wishes for no extravagance, then, guests were just in their elegant but simple wardrobe.

photo source: http://www.rappler.com/

I guess I commend the initiative of our President for simplicity and to focus more on what makes better public service instead of worrying fancy fashion that just shows off how big they are as politicians compared to faceless Filipinos --- my wishful thinking eh.

Sunday, May 29, 2016

Most Expensive Gowns of All Times

Ever wonder what can be the most expensive gown in the world? I got curious and had to do a research and had the Alexander McQueen's gown of Duchess Kate Middleton  topped the list with a raging price of  £250,000.


photo source: http://www.marieclaire.co.uk/

The list includes the following:


Amal and George Clooney; 
photo source: http://www.marieclaire.co.uk/

  • Amal Clooney's wedding dress at $380,000.
  • Manilyn Monroe's dress in The Seven Year Itch resold at $4.6 million.
  • Audrey Hepburn's black dress from the movie Breakfast at Tiffany's at  $900,000.
To see the complete list, click here

Sunday, May 22, 2016

Call Center - BPO Fashion Style

Working in a call center has its perks and of course downsides, but let me cite the good stuffs though.

I like the fact that you can meet new set of people especially coming from academe. You simply get amazed by the varying personalities you will encounter from supervisors, colleagues and clients. And, I can only hope for the best.

Another good side is the good pay. It simply has a lot of tangible perks and I cant say more about this though. :)

But, what I love more too is the freedom we get from choosing our clothing styles (non - professional looking though is taboo).

my BPO colleagues; photo source: not mine

So, at least, I get too wear jeans or dresses, with my favorite casual bags, sneakers or tees and cotton jacket.

It is not a job for everyone though and I am still learning the ropes.  But, the fashion style for call center for most people is just to be yourself within the company fashion bounds. 

Sunday, April 3, 2016

Cool Summer Fashion 2016

With summer heat on comes summer fashion too. So, what can be your options other than enjoying the sun with this cool summer fashion.

Video not mine.


Thursday, December 24, 2015

Ms Philippines Crowns as Ms Universe 2015

In spite of the controversy around the wrong pronouncement of winner, the entire Filipinos celebrate as Ms Philippines Pia Alonzo wins the Ms Universe crown.

Here is the Youtube video for the announcement and the epic apology of Steve Harvey.


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