Monthly Archives: September 2011

OOTD & FOTD: Rogue Party | Freshlook Sterling Gray

The (not-so) Quietgirl (anymore thanks to me) Val invited me to Rogue Magazine’s party at Republiq Club. It was a day after Garage’s magazine’s event so I was still feeling the grunge vibe and came up with this~ Black chiffon blazer THAILAND; White tank top ZARA; “Tuxedo” skirt & ribbon beltFAITH, HOPE, LOVE; Black chain necklace SM ACCESSORIES; Bag WAREHOUSE; Watch CARTIER. Hype this look at LOOKBOOK. Silver […]

CHARM Travel Pro Makeup Brush Set | Tips & Tricks | My Top Makeup Picks

Whether you’re a professional makeup artist or just really into makeup, one can’t do away without a decent makeup brush set. I’ve been practicing makeup since 2005. I started out with a 5-piece brush set but as my obsession & makeup career grew, I became more knowledgeable & picky with my makeup and tools. I currently have […]

Garage Magazine 3rd Anniversary | Street Dapper Kings 2011

Last Wednesday, I accompanied my friend Harry to Garage Magazine’s 3rd Anniversary/ Street Dapper Kings party at Republiq Club in Resorts World. The event was right besideMango’s F/W 2011 fashion show but I was so torn so I had to hop from venue to venue every other hour. *_* Sanya Smith hosted the event. Love, love, love her dirty blonde […]

TONY MOLY: Tomato Love ♡

Did you know? Tomatoes can make your skin whiter because it is equipped with vitamins C & E, amino acids and Lycopene~ which is a very powerful antioxidant. I’ve tried rubbing fresh tomatoes on my skin and it felt a bit ‘icky and awkward’ because I’m used to cooking or eating them so when I got the TOMATOX […]

Unboxing: DOMA Pink Mini-Speakers! ♥

I got these super cute mini-speakers from DOMA Philippines a few weeks back. I’m not a music junkie but I couldn’t resist its cuteness so I had to get one! Guess I’ll be updating my iTunes more often from now on. Don’t be fooled by its size, this cutie is louder and clearer than the built-in speakers of a […]

Obagi 360 | House of Obagi Bloggers’ Night

The House of Obagi (HOO) hosted an intimate dinner at M-Cafe for Manila’s finest beauty bloggers to launch their Obagi 360 line. The Obagi team discussed their best-selling products like the Obagi Nu-Derm line, chemical peels like TRUPeel & Blue Peel, Elastilash and Obagi 360 over good food, mouth-watering drinks and great company. I usually have a short attention span especially when speakers start flashing powerpoints […]

Nails from the Future | Lacquers Lovers

Have you ever seen silver nail polish that can make your nails appear like they’re made of steel? If you haven’t, it means that you need to get your hands on a bottle of China Glaze’s MILLENIUM shade from their Khrome collection.. now! I applied 2 coats only and it came out really bright. :o I added flower […]

Kim Hyun Joong in Manila | The Face Shop

The Gondo Girls were invited by The Face Shop to Kim Hyun Joong’s presscon last week at the Rockwell Club. Everyone was calm, prim and proper while we waited for our dream boy to arrive. But as soon as he entered the door, you could see girls at the edge of their seats; some even squee-ed and revealed the […]

Date with a Korean Popstar (OOTD+EOTD)

Last week, the Gondo Girls attended Kim Hyun Joong’s presscon for The Face Shop. All of us squeed like fangirls when we got the invite because it’s our first time to actually meet a Korean popstar. Even Valerie, our resident ‘quiet girl’, was so excited about the event that we planned what to wear as if we had a real date with […]