Your summer style guideBy Maureen Manuel
Philippine Daily Inquirer
Summer is all over the city. Start packing your vacation gear with the season’s trends that are sure-fire hits to keep you fresh and cool 24/7.
From drape tops and body-con shorts to cutout dresses, spikes and prints, we got your backs. Featuring illustrations by Mai Evangelista, here is your style guide for summer break!
Get into your shorts and let the fun
begin. Pile on your favorite colors and pair them with cotton-y tank tops.
MUSTARD drape top, green cotton shorts, and bracelets, all from Oxygen
The more skin, the better choice it is for a summer beach dress. Opt for one with cutouts to show the world the new you.
with side cutouts, Folded & Hung
Be brave and unleash your animal spirit.
Animal print is in this season.
TIGER-PRINT blouse and leopard-print
A-line skirt, both Forever 21
Embrace the street girl in you by wearing the accent of the year: spikes!
OMBRE gray sweater with spike shoulder details, metallic body-con skirt and pink tie-dye wedges, all Forever 21
Stay classy with a white polo shirt, which can be your cover-up or your go-to shirt for impromptu nights out.
WHITE sheer button-down polo and scarf-print leggings, both Oxygen
Photography by Adrian Gonzales
Lighting assistant: Charvin Torne
Text and styling
by Maureen Manuel
Assisted by Mark Crawford
Illustrations by Mai Evangelista
Hair by Jandra Babiera
Makeup by Justine del Rosario
Modeled by Harmony Adiao
Special thanks to Marge Liggayu of DLSU Stratcom
Shot on location at Henry Sy Hall of De La Salle University