10 New Picks for Your Shopping List This January
Allow us to play personal shopper.
(SPOT.ph) It’s a brand-new month, and for shopaholics, that usually means it’s time to hit the malls and check out some cool new finds. Well, allow us to narrow down your search. This month, we spotted BTS dolls, zodiac-themed notebooks, milk-tea phone cases, and more. Happy shopping, Spotters!
Here’s what you can add to your shopping list this month:
Air Force 1 Shadow in Magic Flamingo (P5,975) from Nike
If you love sneakers and white and pink are two of your favorite colors, then here’s a pair you wouldn’t be able to resist: Nike gave the Air Force 1 Shadow a makeover, featuring a predominantly white exterior with pink accents on the tongue, heel, and sole. The pair’s casual style is perfect for your everyday looks!
Available at Capital stores.
BTS Mini Dolls (P899.75/each) from Toy Kingdom
ARMY, if you collect all things BTS like makeup or BT21 merch, then you’ll want to add these adorable BTS dolls from Toy Kingdom to your collection. Jimin, RM, j-hope, and Jung Kook are clad in the cutest little outfits—we don't think you can resist buying them all! Currently, Toy Kingdom has yet to make the SUGA, V, and Jin dolls available, but that only means you have more time to save up for when they’re finally complete!
See a list of Toy Kingdom stores.
What We See in the Stars: A 12-Notebook Set by Kelsey Oseid (P960) from Fully Booked
Author and illustrator Kelsey Oseid designed a 12-piece astrology-themed notebook set that’s perfect for you and your zodiac-obsessed friends. The set includes one notebook per zodiac sign and each one features gorgeous illustrations inspired by its corresponding sign. There are three notebooks with graph pages, three with blank pages, and three with ruled pages so you have a variety to choose from.
See a list of Fully Booked stores.
WB x Secret Fresh in White (P2,299) from World Balance
Sneaker brand World Balance collaborated with local art hub Secret Fresh for a three-piece sneaker collection perfect for art geeks. Our favorite? The all-white pair featuring Secret Fresh’s logo on the side of each shoe, but it also comes in two other colors: blue and red.
See a list of World Balance stores.
vívomove Luxe (P16,595 to P32,995) from Garmin
If you love the look of an analog watch but need the handy features of a smartwatch, then Garmin's vívomove Luxe is worth checking out. At first glance, it looks like an ordinary analog timepiece but with a flick of the wrist, the face reveals a smartscreen with cool features. The hybrid smartwatch can measure the steps you take, your heart rate, and more. It can even track your daily hydration intake, your menstrual cycle, and your stress levels. Pair it with your phone so you can get notified whenever you get texts, calls, social media updates, and calendar reminders. It has a battery life that can last up to five days when it's on smartwatch mode and up to a week when on regular watch mode. Plus, it comes in cool color combinations and styles!
Available at Garmin stores in Glorietta 5, SM Megamall, SM Mall of Asia, Uptown Bonifacio, Alabang Town Center, SM Aura, SM North EDSA, The Podium, Ayala Mall Vertis North, and Shangri-La Plaza.
Boba iPhone Case (P1,850) from Sonix
Got a boba problem? We’re here to help...kind of. We spotted a milk-tea themed phone case that may or may not satisfy your cravings just by looking at it. These Boba iPhone Cases from Sonix feature cute illustrations of milk tea in different flavors. They’re slim and lightweight, protecting your phone from bumps and scratches without being to bulky. Plus, you’ll take the cutest mirror selfies with these!
Available at Power Mac Center stores.
Tala Slide in Tan (P2,290) from Inne Studios
If you’re into the vintage aesthetic, you’re going to want to add this pair from local footwear brand Inne Studios to your collection. It features strands of rattan woven into sunburst patterns that might remind your of your grandma’s aparador—in a good way! Wear with flowy boho ensembles or breezy linen pieces and you’re good to go.
Available online and at The Stride Collective, 23 E. Santos, Marikina City.
Women Gudelicious Short Sleeve UT (P590) from Uniqlo
You can now wear one of Sanrio’s most relatable characters on a tee! Uniqlo has a Gudetama T-shirt line featuring your favorite lazy egg as cute Japanese menu items, like sandwiches and omelet with fried rice. How cute is this pink tee with a tiny Gudetama sandwich?
See a list of Uniqlo stores.
Biocups (P250/each) from Aquafit
Trying to live a more sustainable lifestyle this year? Here’s a good baby step: these Biocups from local tumbler brand Aquafit are made from rice husks, which means they’re completely biodegradable! The cups come in a cream-colored body with cute pastel accents on the lids and sleeves. They’re available in four colors: pink, green, blue, and gray.
Undated 2020 Planner (P220) from Print Cafe
Still don’t have a planner for 2020? If you’re looking for a no-nonsense journal that can help you keep track of all your deadlines, meetings, and other important events, check out Print Cafe’s Undated 2020 Planner. It features a neat, undated weekly layout so you can see all your plans in one spread. You can start using it any time of the year without wasting pages! Best part? It’s only P220!
Available at National Book Store branches.