Sporty Chic Redux
In a battle between style and comfort, we call it a deuce! Play both sides with looks that fall seamlessly in this heady mix of athleisure-energized pieces. Onitsuka Tiger is the most valuable sartorial player in your wardrobe this season.
If the prospect of a wearing a sports jacket makes you raise an eyebrow, here comes an interesting proposition: Wear a long skirt under it to earn you both a fashion nod and instant street cred. Form-repelling activewear pieces suddenly make for great daytime looks.
Tip: Earn extra style points for keeping the look duo-chromatic. Choose a subdued hue and pair it with a bold, fiery color for that complementing yet striking effect.
In this built-to-move lifestyle, reinvigorate your look with easy pieces that come in headstrong colors. Take a yellow tee out for a spin in the city with pops of red-hot accents thrown in for that energetic frisk fit for the season.
Tip: Play with your new erogenous zones. Flaunt that midsection you’ve been working on with a cropped top or tee.
The sports raincoat is a runaway hit among athleisure enthusiasts. Bat away the outdated notions on it. Yes, you can wear it anywhere (out of the gym an all through your morning commute) for as long as it comes in this sleek, sexy iteration.
Tip: Don’t play by the rules. Leave the zippers of jacket undone for a welcome surprise of skin.
This feature originally appeared in Metro Magazine July 2016 and was repurposed for Metro.Style
Photographs Andreo Esguerra
Styling Randz Manucom
Hair Reynard Bonuzo of Triple Luck Brow & Nail Salon
Makeup Gery Penaso of M.A.C
Nails Luz Fortuno of Triple Luck Brow & Nail Salon
Model Natalia of Elite Manila