Palazzo Pant x Rope Around Your Neck; Tog du jour

Sasha Manuel, Tog du jour, Outfits, Lookbook, Palazzo Pants, Zara, Rope and Gold Coil Necklace, Sportsgirl | Style Manila - Fashion, Beauty, Shopping, Manila Street Style, Lifestyle

Make all your decisions without fear or favour. Don’t listen to the voice of the masses or to the ingrained belief that you can’t or you shouldn’t. Wouldn’t it be better to ask, “Why not?” Trick is to know how, and how to know. Train your brain to see what works best and never be […]

Spidey x Mullet; Tog du jour

Sasha Manuel, Tog du jour, Outfits, Mullet top | Style Manila - Fashion, Beauty, Shopping, Manila Street Style, Lifestyle

With a mullet top and a pair of hosiery on. Toyed with the idea of creating a mesh of textured visuals that can either make you smile or hurt your eyes. Toughened up prints by way of accessories and a pair of suede ankle boots; toss the spidey tights in there for good measure. I […]

Stripes x Stacked Rope x Blue-Grey Mix; Tog du jour

Sasha Manuel, Tog du jour, Outfits, Lookbook, Australia | Style Manila - Fashion, Beauty, Shopping, Manila Street Style, Lifestyle

Challenge for the day: Casual dinner plans + dry heat No biggie. Solution: Easy pairing of light pieces; denim cut-offs + thin t-shirt Threw on a new Lucy Raglan striped tee from Cotton On I recently bought with an old pair of cut-offs and thought of a blue-grey mix with my usual tough zing. I […]

Oz road trip style mémoire; The Great Ocean Road x Melbourne x Sydney

Tog du jour, Outfits, Sasha Manuel, Sydney, New South Wales, NSW, Australia | Style Manila - Fashion, Beauty, Shopping, Manila Street Style, Lifestyle

Australia tri-state road trip: South Australia > Victoria > New South Wales (then back to SA). A good 10 days with roughly around 20kg of fashion presented a style challenge for this particular fashion blogger. I was absorbed in playing tourist and keen on staying cool — quite literally since temp shot up to 40degC-ish […]

Tog du jour, Country; Roo on the Road

Sasha Manuel, Kangaroo Road Sign, Australia, Tog du jour, Outfits | Style Manila - Fashion, Beauty, Shopping, Manila Street Style, Lifestyle

One of the best things about vacationing in Australia is the sort of travel I do while I’m here. Each trip is different esp since I’m mindful enough to allow the place to surprise me. Last year, most of my time was spent wandering through local activities, and I mean, going about the place like […]

Life is an exceptional playground in new shoes

Corelli, Stamp, Boots, Buckle, Australia, Chocolate - Worn, Sasha | Style Manila - Fashion, Beauty, Shopping, Manila Street Fashion, Lifestyle

So. New shoes. Adrenalin rush. Cartwheels and sprints. Huge grin and endless giggles. Heaven. Yea, I can be such a kid when I bring home a new pair of shoes. Such a girl, eh? Well, I am a girl and I looove shoes.

Attack of the Crazies: Freeze Wax x Ombre

Sasha Manuel, Ombre, Dip-dye, Hairstyle, short hair, Outfits, Tog du jour | Style Manila - Fashion, Beauty, Shopping, Manila Street Style, Lifestyle

You know how it’s like when you realise that you need to do something to go against a thought or definition? There’s the theory; the signs; the reality. No matter what you do, you find yourself yielding to comforts and conventions. Stress. And then, there’s this curious bit wherein you’d like to push yourself and […]

Be My Valentine Lunch at Spiral

Sasha Manuel - Pre-Valentine's Day Lunch at Spirals, Sofitel | Style Manila - Fashion, Beauty, Shopping, Manila Street Style

The idea came up when my lawyer friend, R, had inquired after a possible get together that I’ll be hosting. Of course, I was keen on all of us hanging out again, I immediately checked my calendar. When I realised that the day of hearts was coming up, I decided that it’d be fun if […]

Annual Trip to the Cuenca Bazaar

St James Bazaar, Cuenca Court, Ayala Alabang - Chick Flick | Style Manla - Fashion, Beauty, Shopping, Manila Street Style

One of the traditions I’ve formed whenever the Holiday season comes around is scheduling a trip to the bazaar in Cuenca Court, Ayala Alabang for a bit of Holiday shopping. This is the only bazaar that I make sure I go to each year. I always come away ecstatically happy with my purchases. I do […]

Amici

Sasha Manuel, Outfits | Style Manila - Fashion, Beauty, Shopping, Manila Street Fashion

Twas a rainy week last week and the weather sort of reflected the mood that I was in. Before it ended, I found myself heading down South for a couple of things one night. It wasn’t actually planned but I resorted to reacting to events rather than sticking with what was on the schedule. It […]