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Sustainable Fashion: 3 Stores Where You Can Rent Classy Gowns And Evening Wear In Manila

Renting OOTDs is an eco-friendly and pocket-friendly way of getting dressed to the nines!

We're down to the last few months of the year—and before we know it, it's the holidays. Brace yourselves for heavy traffic, extended mall hours, and of course, an abundance of parties and get-togethers! On top of Christmas and New Year's Eve, there's also the office party, the high school homecoming, the ladies' night out, the weddings held in the ber months, and don't forget the annual family reunion...

As we prepare for the busiest months of the year, it's high time to get creative in coming up with different outfits for each occasion. Thankfully, there's a much more eco-friendly way of spicing up your wardrobe. With the rise of sustainable and green fashion, more and more fashionistas are into renting designer pieces. By leasing clothes and accessories, you always have an excuse to wear something new—you can skip outfit repeating minus the guilt, because you're reducing your carbon footprint, too. 

Ahead, we've compiled our three favorite stores where you can score classy dresses for every occasion!


Like it? Lease it! Fall in love with designer pieces without the commitment. Starting at P2,500, Vestido lets you borrow international and local designer dresses, couture gowns, and even bridal outfits. Boss women can also rent corporate pantsuits— and even score swoon-worthy Louboutins for as low as P3,599! Log on here.

Cleopatra top by Joanna Ortiz | Rent it for P7,199 from Vestido Manila
Tiered tulle gown by Martin Bautista | Rent it for P7,199 from Vestido Manila
Wedding dress by Christos Costarellos | Rent it for P14,999 from Vestido Manila


Supporting the fight for Mother Earth and local fashion, rsvp is home to a wide selection of Filipino-made dresses fit for the feminine woman. They've partnered with local couturiers Martin Bautista, Sassa Jimenez, Vania Romoff, and Stacy Rodriguez, making designer pieces more accessible to a larger market! They even have in-house stylists to help you pick the best dress for your special event. Log on here.

Tangerine dress by Martin Bautista | Price available upon request, rent it from rsvp

Talulah's Closet

Talulah's Closet believes that renting clothes should be convenient and affordable—and that's exactly what their brand DNA is all about. Founded by Tricia Centenera and Cheryll Karim, Talulah's Closet flies in designer pieces from Australia, delivering them all the way to your front door. They have everything from brunch-appropriate outfits to maternity dresses! Log on here.

Fringe gown by Talulah | Rent it for P3,950 from Talulah's Closet
Even Love Gown by Cmeo Collective | Rent it for P3,950 from Talulah's Closet
Lorenzo Dress by Loreta | Rent it for P3,683 from Talulah's Closet