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Retail Therapy

The Art of Upcycling: How Siklo’s bags have made quite a splash

The Art of Upcycling: How Siklo’s bags have made quite a splash

Recycling hasn’t completely caught on in the Philippines, despite the country being one of the leading sources of plastic trash. It’s a pity because sustainable living...

Rape Drug? TV host Kim Atienza calls out Lazada for inappropriate ad

Rape Drug? TV host Kim Atienza calls out Lazada for inappropriate ad

Television host Kim Atienza yesterday called out e-commerce site Lazada for selling what appears to be a date rape drug. “Shame on you @LazadaPH. Do you even know what...

Japanese retailer Muji to open ‘largest’ store in PH

Japanese retailer Muji to open ‘largest’ store in PH

Fans of Japanese minimalist brand Muji will be delighted to know that the retailer is planning to open its “largest” store in the Philippines — soon. Muji announced...

Lourd de Veyra’s new book ‘Marka Demonyo’ is ‘probably’ his most political yet

Lourd de Veyra’s new book ‘Marka Demonyo’ is ‘probably’ his most political yet

Marka Demonyo (“Demon’s Mark”), a palm-sized book of poems that’s inconspicuously crammed with 46 verses on everything from fisting and silver screen...

Sweet! Take a nostalgic candy trip with these Pinoy-made funky face masks

Sweet! Take a nostalgic candy trip with these Pinoy-made funky face masks

Remember White Rabbit candies? Those creamy, milky, confections popular with Pinoy kids growing up in the ’80s and ’90s. Well, now you can wear it on your face, thanks...

Rep your city and wear your love for independent journalism with this Coconuts Manila tee

Rep your city and wear your love for independent journalism with this Coconuts Manila tee

Are you an avid Coconuts Manila reader? Looking for a way to flex your up-to-date knowledge of all things weird and wondrous in Manila, thanks to our independent journalism? Well,...

Art for Science: Space Encounters stages online exhibit to fund COVID-19 research

Art for Science: Space Encounters stages online exhibit to fund COVID-19 research

Great news for both art and science fiends. Pasig-based art gallery Space Encounters is holding an online exhibit that kicked off this week and will run until the end of May, and...

Digital screen fatigue? Fully Booked opens virtual shelves for physical book deliveries

Digital screen fatigue? Fully Booked opens virtual shelves for physical book deliveries

Do your tired eyeballs need a break from consuming a barrage of content through digital screens? Page sniffers, this one’s for you. One of the country’s major...

Weekend Warrior (Feb. 27 – 29): A drag extravaganza, some massive female sculptures, and a cabaret

Weekend Warrior (Feb. 27 – 29): A drag extravaganza, some massive female sculptures, and a cabaret

True blue Manileños, recent transplants, and visitors to our city all know — there is never a lack of things to do in Manila. This is Coconuts Manila’s guide to all things...


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Coconuts Manila Retail Therapy

So where should you spend your next salary? We have ideas! From high-end malls catering to to those who have the cards to swipe, to pop up night markets selling special edition items, we got you covered. Which styles must go? Who is the next big thing in the world of fashion? What are the international brands heading to Manila in the next few months? We’ll make sure you know about the latest street styles and trendiest looks, too.