The semester just started for you, and you want to give your wardrobe an update—but, how much to spend? You don’t have to blow your allowance on expensive new clothes, just to wear the latest trends. Department stores are the best friend of any girl on a budget.
Why don’t you check out SM Department Store, which recently unveiled its newest Girls Teens Collection during Philippine Fashion Week at the SMX Convention Center last October 21. Four fun trends emerged from this season’s collection, boasting of chic pieces that college chicks and even young working women will want to pakyaw. Find your own style in these offerings:
1. Rockstar/Glam Rock
This collection is defined by edgy pieces, inspired by biker chic and Boho rockers. See lots of black, white, and gray clothes covered in hardware details, sequins, and embellishment. Look forward to loads of graphic prints, latex, and patterned designs.
2. Urban Campout
Inspired by outdoor adventures and nature tripping activities that embody hip urban and street wear looks, the clothes in this collection are easy and functional for trendy everyday style.
3. New Nerd
Inspired by the chic style of Kate Moss, the collection features creative eclectic prints mixed with preppy staples like cardigans, blazers, and cropped pants. Solid colors also define this set, mixing and matching grays and whites with bright yellows and blues.
4. Rugged Nerd
This smart casual trend mixes preppy pieces with rugged casuals. Semi-formal smart tops are also paired with denim duds that turn up your nerdy charm a notch.
Make a statement this sem as the stylish star student in these chic yet cheap ensembles. Pick which trend suits your personality (or mix and match two or more) and shop away pieces that are within your tipid budget.
View SM’s runway looks by clicking on the gallery button below.