Shopping shorts: Sales, shoes, lip products


Posted at Sep 07 2017 07:04 AM

MANILA -- Here are some of the latest products and offers in the retail scene right now.

(The products in this article are not endorsed by ABS-CBN News.)

1. Kenneth Cole’s new fall collection

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For its Fall 2017 collection, international fashion brand Kenneth Cole launches men’s and women’s lines inspired by the urban artisan as a tribute to American craftsmanship.

The women’s line features signature washes, finishes, and processes have always been an integral part of the
Kenneth Cole brand, using of-the-moment fabrications, like
crushed velvet, burnished and patent leathers, faux fur, and cozy knits.

Iconic pieces, focusing on on-the-go lifestyles, will be the foundation of the men’s collection, which feature modern, slim silhouettes with functional details.

The brand’s branches are at Alabang Town Center, B7 Bonifacio High Street, Power Plant Mall, Rustan’s Makati, SM Mall of Asia, and TriNoma.

2. Students hold 'Negosyo Letranista'

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For the second straight year, students of Colegio de San Juan de Letran will be holding “Negosyo Letranista,” a week-long activity that showcases a variety of goods from stylish apparel and accessories as well as delicious treats and drinks.

A total of 84 student companies are set to participate in the project that will run from September 11-15 at Robinsons Place Manila.

3. Make Up Factory’s 'Lip Secrets'

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Want to have an irresistibly luscious lips? Make Up Factory's “Lip Secrets” collection promises soft and delicate lips with a sensual and appealing look.

The special new lip products include the gentle Bamboo Lip Peeling 'Refreshing Mint' No. 02 made with fine bamboo grains; Beautifying Lip Primer 'Creamy Rose' No. 04.; the 7 Oils Lip Elixir for intensive care for your lips; and the Hyaluronic Lip Filler 'Pure Moisture' No. 03 that leaves your lips looking visibly fuller and more voluminous.

The Make Up Factory store is located at Bonifacio High Street. Its products are also available at leading Watson’s stores nationwide.

4. ShopBack’s '9.9 Cashback Day'

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From September 7-9, the Southeast Asian online loyalty platform Shopback will hold “9.9 Cashback Day” where shoppers can enjoy fashion, beauty, home, groceries and travel deals from over 400 online stores without visiting different websites.

Shoppers will also have a chance to win in “The Smarter Way to Chill Promo” featuring a Siargao trip for two with free four days/three nights’ accommodation at Kermit Surf Resort.

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5. 40th anniversary sale at BLIMS

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In celebration of BLIMS Fine Furniture’s 40th year, discounts and offers of as much as 50% plus free limited edition products await when shoppers avail of its featured collection at the special anniversary sale ongoing until September 24.

For more information, go to

6. New SKB family of Diesel

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Diesel sneakers has released SKB, the newest addition in the men’s collection built as both breathable and flexible. For an iconic Diesel touch, the product is detailed with suede inserts and 3D V logo.

Available at Diesel stores located at Bonifacio High Street Central, Greenbelt 3, and Power Plant Mall.

7. Ben Sherman takes on British music icons

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Ben Sherman's new autumn/winter collection gets its inspiration from iconic British music legends with key themes Future Mod, Working Class Hero and Modern Dandy.

Sharp sport jackets and jerseys are combined with tailored items which can be dressed up or down with semi-formal footwear to give a sporty edge. Leading color palettes are military green, tobacco and auburn along with federal blue, peach, optic white and grass green.

A mix of wool blends and cotton bonded parkas and button down shirts feature mod patches, while plush fabrics feature lumberjack checks, refined wools, and oversized ginghams.

Ben Sherman's first store is in Glorietta 4. It will soon open at SM Mall of Asia.