Quicklist: Neighborhood Barbershops

Quicklist: Neighborhood Barbershops

In need of a grooming sesh today? You might want to consider these neighborhood concept barbershops. They often offer more than just a cut. In most of these concept shops, you get a detailed consultation + haircut and shave, while you enjoy your Johnnie or a shot of single malt over ice.

We put up a quick list of concept barbershops for your next haircut!

Felipe & Sons

One of the first and the popular now is Felipe & Sons. It’s a barberdashery, a combo of a barber shop and a haberdashery, where you can get both a haircut and a bespoke suit.

💻Felipe & Sons Facebook / Instagram
📍San Agustin St., Makati / El Pueblo Real de Manila, Ortigas / Adamson Centre, LP Leviste St., Makati City / Chino Roces Ave. , Makati / Net Quad, BGC

The Thirsty Barber

Another concept from the guys at Felipe & Sons, Thirsty Barber has gone way extra by adding a hidden bar – complete with food & drinks. The shop is almost hidden, borrowing the concept of speakeasy bars during the prohibition era, only it offers cut and shave.

☎ 0995 457 2594
💻The Thirsty Barbers Facebook / Instagram
📍G/F Promenade Building, Wilson St., cor P. Guevarra St., Addition Hills, San Juan, Metro Manila
San Juan del Monte

John Barbers

One of the hidden gems of Legaspi Village in Makati is this gent’s lair, John Barbers. They offer the usual cuts, shaves and more! Their mirrors turn into TV, quite handy for basketball or soccer games. One of our favorites: they offer an hourly use of shower and private powder room if you need to freshen up or rest in the middle of the city.

☎ 887-JOHN (887-5646)
💻John Barbers Facebook / Instagram
📍Main Lobby @ Somerset Millennium Hotel Makati, 104 Aguirre St., Legaspi Village, Makati City

Talas Manileno

This barbershop drew a slant on the usual euro-themes concept barbershops around the metro. Talas Manileno, founded by actor Jericho Rosales, highlights Filipino barbero culture offering Tasa (cut), Ahit (shave) and Pisil (massage). They also offer their own, Pinoy pomada.

☎ 0917 503 1842
💻 Talas Manileno Facebook / Instagram
38 Cubao Expo General Romulo Ave, Quezon City, Philippines


Situated inside Ayala Center in Makati, Hombre is very accessible to usuals and first-timers. Compared to other concept shops, Hombre is bright, airy and minimalist – offering a clean and quiet relaxing vibe. You can also get a shot or two of your fave whiskey while you get your hair cut.

☎ 0917 721 6337
💻 Talas Manileno Facebook / Instagram
Unit 8, Park Square, Arnaiz Ave. (Formerly Pasay Road), Makati

SPOTTED: Stylish Guys at Wrangler’s 70th Bash

SPOTTED: Stylish Guys at Wrangler’s 70th Bash

Serving up edge in style for the past 70 years, Wrangler has recently celebrated its birthday! We scrolled the ‘gram and collated the best-styled Wrangler shirts!

Here’s a quick list, with some tips on how to wear ’em Wrangler shirts!

Top of our list is David Guison, back to his basics, with just the Wrangler shirt tucked and a good ol’ pair of jeans and DMs!

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Check out how DG Razon and Kerwin King styled these white Wrangler shirts with sporty joggers and a pair of classic sneakers!


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Amp up the street vibe by layering a parka over the Wrangler shirt. Take cue from style architect Miko Carreon.

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You can never go wrong with a timeless piece of denim over denim, over a stylish vintage shirt. Here’s the party host, Vince Velasco and Gus Villa rocking the Wrangler shirt with a denim on denim ensemble.

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The party’s foxy guy of the night, Vieo Lopez, better be on our radar. Nothing shouts 70s better than a good ol’ leather jacket and a bandana!

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Go extra without going wild- keep it simple yet stylish by tucking in the Wrangler shirt over your jeans. Classic and slick!

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Or just wear it as is!

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Get your own limited edition Wrangler shirts at your fave Wrangler stores! Follow @WranglerPH on Instagram for updates.

Get Casually Active in UNIQLO Sport

Get Casually Active in UNIQLO Sport

The summer heat can sometimes be the reason we don’t want to workout anymore. I mean, why add more sweat when you’re sweating enough as it is.


This is why UNIQLO’s Spring/Summer 2017 collection is geared towards a wider range of sports that help enhance performance for everyone. The new collection features DRY-EX technology that instantly absorbs sweat, leaving you feeling dry and comfortable. The stretch fabric also ensures that you get to move your fullest and with ease.

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Casually Active

Not it the mood to sweat it out? Wear it on the streets.

The newest collection is fully functional yet staying totally stylish for when you just want to keep things ‘casual’.

Aside from being quick-drying, breathability is something you would want in your clothes when you have weather like the Philippines.

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For more updates, customers may visit UNIQLO Philippines’ website at www.uniqlo.com/ph and social media accounts, Facebook (facebook.com/uniqlo.ph), Twitter (twitter.com/uniqloph) and Instagram (Instagram.com/uniqlophofficial).

Zac Efron Named New Face of Hugo Fragrances

Zac Efron Named New Face of Hugo Fragrances

HUGO Fragrances introduces its newest ambassador: Zac Efron. The ultimate embodiment of millennial masculinity, the multi-talented actor and producer will inspire the next generation of trailblazers as part of the innovative new digital campaign #YourTimeIsNow launching early next year for the brand’s iconic male fragrance, HUGO Man.
A movement for all those who aspire to live their dreams, HUGO Man will empower millennials the world over to explore and embrace every opportunity for the ultimate achievement – a life defined by their hopes and dreams, and no-one else’s. Further details about the campaign will be revealed over the coming months on official HUGO BOSS channels.

In the Philippines, BOSS is located at City of Dreams, Greenbelt 5, Newport Mall, Rustan’s Shangri-La and Shangri-La Plaza East Wing.

Off Field Styling: Diesel To Dress AC Milan

Lifestyle brand Diesel becomes the official style partner of legendary Italian AC Milan football club. The partnership will kick off today and will last at least for the next 3 years, when Diesel will be dressing the AC Milan team “off-field”. These two Italian icons, each with its own global presence, share many of the same values rooted in their DNA: team spirit, brave attitude, and the will to win.These are matched with an unconditional passion for the sport itself, a passion Diesel and AC Milan has lived throughout their entire path, in their respective fields and that has always driven them in reaching new heights. Two brands with a worldwide solid leadership, as strong in Italy and Europe as it is in Asia and United Arab Emirates.

50 Rules to Live By: Diesel x Terry Richardson

What are the rules you live by? How would you live life if it’s just up to you?

The rebellious streak of DIESEL genes is alive and visible in its latest “For Successful Living” campaign. Shot by the equally provocative Terry Richardson, the 50 ad campaign shots also come with 50 motivational phrases relating to the DIESEL philosophy.

Each #forsuccessfulliving visual though bold and borderline erotic is a tip about living well, staying true to yourself, and not afraid to make a difference. Find the message that resonates to you the most above.


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