Shop The Hottest Trends for 2018: 10 Stylish Things To Stuff Your Closet With This Year


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A new year comes with a lot of new things to look forward to: new music, bettering oneself through smarter lifestyle habits, cleaning house to start fresh and so much more. In fashion, it’s the prospect of scoping out the hottest trends and finding fun ways of making them your own.


Mix and match, play up your beauty look if you want to dress up a casual piece or balance a super trendy blouse with a classic skirt, shoes and purse: no matter what your personal aesthetic, there really are countless ways to incorporate trends into your wardrobe.


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Get ready for the New Year by shopping the trends that took over the runways at fashion week. Here, 10 Stylish Things To Stuff Your Closet With This Year!


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Life in Plastic, It’s Fantastic

The rubber effect, a patent finish or high shine: let this be the focal point of your next outfit.


Red Patent Jacket (P4,490) by H&M


Black Patent Puffa Aviator (P7,899) by RIVER ISLAND


Patent Leather Skirt with Zip Detail (P1,349) by SOMETHING BORROWED


Burgundy Faux Patent Court Shoes with Bow Details (P2,995) by ZARA


Cold Shoulder

Off-shoulder pieces are so 2017. In 2018, it’s all about asymmetrical necklines.


White One-Shoulder Bow Top (P1,649) by KLEEAISONS


Whitney Asymmetrical Bodycon Dress (P4,349) by VESPER


Rust Rib Knit Asymmetric Tie Crop Top (P1,919) by LAVISH ALICE


Metallic Asymmetric Design Top (P899) by MANGO


Ultra Violet

Meet the Pantone Color of the Year!


Tiered Ruffle Top (P1,995) by DOROTHY PERKINS


Velvet Cross Strap Heels (P1,599) by ZALORA


Bridesmaid V-Neck Dress (P699) by DEITY


Delfa O-neck Blouse (P2,549) by VERO MODA


Fringe Festival

Trends, more than focusing on colors, cuts and silhouettes, are also about texture. Wearing something with a little fringe can make any basic outfit fun, fresh and modern.


Fringe Beaded Earrings (P995) by MANGO


High Waist Fringed Jeans (P1,199) by NEXT


Fringed Dress Blazer (P8,299) by NOBASIC


Black Fringed Cross-Body Bag (P1,995.00) by ZARA


For the Frill of It

The drama is all in the detail: try something with ruffles, frilly fabric or ruching. It’s a subtle nod to the ‘80s.


Powder Pink Frilled Leather Cross-Body Bag (P3,995) by ZARA


Georgette Blouse (P899) by H&M


Long-Sleeved Frilled Blouse (P1,690) by H&M


Denim Mini Skirt (P2,098) by ESPRIT


Loud Logos

Wear your brands loud and proud with talking tees and graphic in-your-face prints.


Washed Logo Cropped Long Sleeve Sweater (P3,399) by IVY PARK


Vintage Logo Etle Aop Entry Tee (P2,349) by SUPERDRY


ZW Logo Paper Tote Bag (P995) by ZARA


Black Sweatshirt with Motif (P1,190) by H&M


Pretty in Pastel

Having seen saturated gemstone shades take over 2017, these ice cream pastels are a nice refreshing change of pace (rather, a change of palette).


Shirred Bow Shoulder Sun Dress (P589) by LOST INK


Powder Blue Kei Dress (P1,099) by GET LAUD


Powder Pink Satin Dress (P2,290) by H&M


Lavender Keyhole OTS Top (P659) by FACTORIE


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Go Hands-Free

Take on the accessory beloved by street style fans. Fanny packs and waist bags were already huge in 2017, but their moment isn’t over!


White Haru Fanny Pack (P799) by GILES N BROOKS


Black Leather Waist Bag (P2,690) by H&M


Blue Printed Fifteen Waistpack (P1,470) by HERSCHEL


Hippyland Belt Bag (P1,190) by JANSPORT


Pop It, Lock It, Polka Dot It

Get ready to see spots! For something a little subtler, shop pieces with small polka dots. If you’re looking to make a major statement, however, bigger polka dots are the way to go.


Tie Neck Keyhole Midi Dress (P899) by ZALORA


Polka-Dot Velvet Blouse (P1,295) by MANGO


Polka Dot Gathered Sleeve Blouse (P2,654.10) by BYSI


Polka Ruffle Mini Dress (P3,495) by TOPSHOP


Darker Denim

Refresh your jean collection by adding pieces in dark indigo or black.


Zipper Detail Denim Shift Dress (P1,799) by ZALORA


MOTO Denim A-Line Skirt (P1,995) by TOPSHOP


Dark Wash Denim Jacket (P1,599.20) by CHLOE EDIT


Denim BF Overalls (P3,149) by FREE PEOPLE



Now that they’re on your radar, it’s time to get ‘em in your closet!


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