Stopped by any hip millennial or Gen Z hubs lately? You've probably noticed a couple of people wearing bright bucket hats, oversized shirts, printed tees, cargo pants, and sneakers.
Streetwear style, which is generally accepted to have been born out of the New York City hip hop scenes of the late 1990s, is probably the most versatile and comfortable outfit trend out there. Its immense popularity has seen even luxury houses adapt and add their own interpretation and flair to it. With Off White, A Bathing Ape, Vetements, Carhartt and the like making their presence felt globally, we take a look at local Philippine brands that you ought to know.
Whether you're a big fan of streetwear or just starting out, take a look at these homegrown labels:
1. Twelfth House
On your next visit to Cubao Expo, consider stepping into the minimalist store of Twelfth House, a homegrown brand that was heavily influenced by travel, music, and art. The clothing shop, which is located at GF Unit 3, Cubao Expo in Gen. Romulo Ave., Brgy. Socorro Quezon City, offers basic tees and polos, headwear, and tote bags that "adapt to any time and place."