Attention shoe lovers!  “I’m Shoe In Love”, the biggest shoe sale event of the year, is having a two-day sale this coming June 30 to July 1, from 10 am to 9 pm at The NBC Tent, Fort Bonifacio, Global City. This sale event is the second installment of the first I’m Shoe in Love bazaar last year which gathered over 6,000 attendees.

“I’m Shoe in Love” is an event bringing together over 100 commercial and online brands and varieties of footwear at lower prices! It is the perfect event to find the right shoe pair that will suit your style as well as your personality. Whether you’re looking for flats, heels, wedges, sneakers and whatever kind of shoes, you surely can’t miss this event.

Some of the participating brands are Adidas, Skechers, Centropelle, Charles & Keith, Rusty Lopez and many more.

For an updated list of the participating shoe brands, visit their Facebook page or email
By Yleor

It is a wise move giving a Gift Certificate (GC) like SM Gift Pass and Robinsons Gift Certificate to an acquaintance especially when you don’t know them personally. A GC is also an ideal gift for newlyweds for a more clever shopping. However, some people think that purchasing it is unwise because of its expiration date.

The Complaint

Recipients of GCs are usually getting pressured to use the GC they have received because of the date it will expire. Instead of using the GC when they need it, they hurry to consume it, which is against the rule of right spending.

The Solution

So to solve these complaints, the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) ordered that Gift Certificates should have no expiry date starting July 1, 2012. GCs will be immortal in no time. Hooray! This was ordered for the reason that these GCs are considered “good as cash” since they are bought as a gift for future use. However, GCs that will be produced starting July 15 onwards will be given a two-year validity for the preparation of the retailers to produce secured Gift Certificates.

Because of this order from DTI, more consumers will surely consider Gift Certificates for a gift. It will now be wiser for consumers to purchase a GC because of its convenience - less time and effort and no hurrying on the part of recipients.

By Yleor

I have been using Olay Total Effects Daily Moisturizer for the last two years and have witnessed its effectiveness. It keeps my face look younger than my age and prevents wrinkles to multiply. Even if I am not getting enough sleep, still I don’t look sleepless.

However, there is one thing that I just recently discovered. A thing that is very impossible to believe, but it is really believable based on what I have experienced. I have learned that this Olay cream is indeed safe to use. Yes, it really is! Why? It is because even when it accidentally gets into your eyes, it won’t irritate them.

So, what does that mean? This just mean that this cream is not harmful like other beauty products. When I knew this incredible thing about Olay Total Effects, it gave me the courage to recommend this product even it is expensive. It is really worth your money.

Award winning band Snow Patrol is set to play live in Manila on August 9, 2012 at the Smart Araneta Coliseum.

Formed in 1994, Snow Patrol has undergone member changes in the past but they are undoubtedly going strong. Their soulful tunes can be felt over the air waves with Gary Lightbody leading the vocals, Johnny Quinn on drums, Nathan Connolly on lead guitar, Paul Wilson on bass, and Tom Simpson on keyboards.

The Irish alternative rock band is famed for hits such as "Chasing Cars", "Eyes Open", and "Signal Fire".

For ticket inquiries and reservations, contact the Smart Araneta Coliseum or call Ticketnet at 911-5555.

For more information, visit
For its 37th Season, Dulaang UP brings back Noli Me Tangere: The Opera, the operatic retelling of Jose Rizal's Noli Me Tangere.

This retelling by National Artist Felipe Padilla de Leon is directed by DUP's own Artistic Director Alexander Cortez with libretto by National Artist Guillermo Tolentino.

Noli Me Tangere: The Opera will run from July 18 to August 12, 2012 at the Wilfrido Ma. Guerrero Theater, UP Diliman. For ticket inquiries, call the Dulaang UP Office at (63 2) 926-1349, (63 2) 981-5000 local 2449, or (63 2) 433-7840.

For more information, please visit
By Yleor

Uniqlo’s “MADE FOR ALL” philosophy is well-proven with every clothes they offer, from the simplest to highly stylish casuals. Their bus ad also captured my eyes, its simplicity perfectly embodies their purpose for the ad. From its unique brand name to the style of their clothes, and the models/endorsers, Filipinos will surely patronize them.

The Clothes

UTUniqlo offers tees for men and women with popular designs like Peanuts/Snoopy, Barbie, Hello Kitty, DC Comics, Marvel Comics, and a lot more.

Japanese Engineered Denim. They offer straight jeans for both gender at its best. Expect quality with their jeans. Get P400 off on their Regular Fit Straight Color and Straight Jeans (classic) for men and on their Color Skinny and Skinny Fit Straight Jeans from June 15 to July 5.

M’s Polo Shirts. Uniqlo offers their polo-shirt for men in four types; Dry Pique (a basic necessity), Washed Polo (faded texture), Dry Mesh (Smooth feel), and the most unique of all their polo shirts, the Dry Anti Odor Polo Shirts.

W’s Polo Shirts. For women, they offer polo shirts in three types: Stretch Pique, Washed, and Stretch Pique Polo Dress.

Bratop. This is the most intriguing apparel Uniqlo has. This is a two-in-one clothing: a bra and a top at the same time. Women can actually wear this without a bra. Choose from a Bra Camisole or Bra Tank Top.

Visit Uniqlo at the Mall of Asia today!
Plains and Prints, a local brand of women’s apparel, is having its End of Season Sale where you can get up 50% off on trendy accessories and stylish clothes from June 13 to July 1.

Plains and Prints is a Filipino-owned corporation of women's apparel and fashion accessories. It specializes in casual to smart-casual blouses, dresses, pants, and more for women of aged 25 to 35.

Special privileges are given to BPI card holders on June 12, where they get  to have the first pick of sale items in an exclusive sale at Glorietta 1 & 5, Shangri-la Plaza, TriNoma, SM Mall of Asia, and Alabang Town Center branches. From June 13 to July 1, BPI card holders who purchased a minimum of Php 2,000 are entitled for a 10% discount coupon valid for regular items from July 2, 2012 to July 1, 2013 and a Zalora gift voucher worth Php250.

Visit for more information.
By: Trish Zamora

Shangri-La Plaza Mall and the Embassy of France bring you the 17th French Film Festival from June 7 to 17, 2012 at the Shang Cineplex.

The 17th French Film Festival comprises of 17 award-winning French films that will make you laugh, cry, and swoon. Some of the films scheduled for screening are The Artist, L'Eau Froide, Irma Vep, Les Destinees Sentimentales, and Le Mariage a Trois among others.

Call Shang Cineplex at 633-4735 or email them at for the screening schedules.
By YARobles

If I were to choose my top three deals from the top three sites posted previously, I would choose the best priced deals that I need. Below are the deals that I find useful and undoubtedly affordable.


If you want escape stress and relax a bit, this deal is perfect for you. What makes this deal on top of my list? First, I need a vacation to get some relaxation and Bohol Bee Farm is the perfect place. Second, this deal has a great discount. With an original price of P10,500, you can now avail it for only P5,288 through GroupOn's deal. This includes breakfast for three days, tours, roundtrip airport transfers, and a whole-day countryside tour. Last, but not the least, this deal will take you to Baclayon Church and Museum, Blood Compact Site, Loboc River, Man-made Forest, and Chocolate Hills.


Who would not grab this Laser Teeth Whitening Package from Cash Cash Pinoy? This deal includes a Whitening Pen and Professional Consultation from BrightSmile. Since teeth whitening is an expensive procedure, this deal is both useful and convenient. It is offered at the discounted price of P999 (amazing 72% savings). This is one deal that I will definitely avail.

Top #3: Ensogo Products - CookMaster Coffeemaker

A combined Mother's and Father's Day gift to my parents. They both love drinking coffee, so I'm sure they will appreciate having this cool CookMaster Coffeemaker deal from Ensogo. This deal is perfect if you are on a tight budget but want something special for your loved ones. It only costs P499, giving you a 59% discount.
In the first part of my blog post, I’ve listed the top 25 group buying sites you could use to save more money on your purchases. In this second part, I’ve enumerated another 25 group buying sites you could use on your next shopping endeavor. Some of these sites are designated to one category such as gadgets, weddings, or travels, so you are assured to find the best deal that you specifically need or want.

If you can’t get enough of shopping, these sites will help you get the best product or service you want without breaking the bank. Try some of these sites now and you’ll be surprised on the amount of savings you can accumulate.