Decathlon’s rainy day collection out

DECATHLON, the sports gear shop, does not see rain as a reason to stop one’s fitness activities, whether one’s daily activities involve cycling, running, scootering, walking, commuting, or simply just staying safe at home. Decathlon’s Rainy Season Collection is now available at Among the items available are the men’s and women’s country walking waterproof NH500 jackets for P1,900, and the adult hiking rain poncho Arpenaz 10L for P850.

Avignon Clinic opens in QC

TO HELP boost wellness and promote self-care especially during the pandemic, Avignon Clinic has opened its newest branch in Quezon City. A full service dermatology and aesthetic center, the flagship clinic features five-star hotel-like amenities and services, complemented by board-certified medical experts and state-of-the-art skin and beauty treatments. Among the treatments offered are medical facials, Thermage FLX, Ultherapy, Acupulse CO2 Fractional Laser, RevLite, Mediostar Laser Diode, Exilis Elite, Mesobiolift, Botox and fillers, warts removal and more. Additionally, Avignon has implemented standard protocols to protect everyone from COVID-19 such as limiting clients in the clinic, equipping all medical and aesthetic staff with Level 4 personal protective suits, and practicing social distancing. Avignon has also added its own hygiene measures. Found in the suites are UVC sterilizers, eight-stage air purifiers with HEPA filters, negative exhaust ventilation and vacuum. Contact the Quezon City clinic at 0917-656-6988. It also has a branch at BGC (0917-636-8732).

Keeping baby comfy with M&S babywear essentials

HAVE FUN and make your baby feel good by keeping them comfortable and in style at home with the latest babywear from Marks & Spencer (M&S) Philippines. The collection features versatile daytime attire perfect for playtime and garden lunches at home, classic cotton essentials that are sustainably sourced and the softest rompers designed with modern detailing and clever innovations. These M&S pieces will let the baby look and feel fresh all day too with their soft and breathable fabrics. The practical and easy outfits are available in an array of fresh colors, including soft pinks, quiet greens and a surprise of classic blue. These essentials also include a nod to the nautical with bright stripes, alongside ditsy florals, tropical leaves and charming animal prints. Dresses are combined with delicate embroidery and details such as frill sleeves, open backs, and wooden buttons. There are also rompers and organic cotton bibs. Choose from leafy patterns, classic stripes and cartoon designs that will brighten up daytime dressing. Marks & Spencer’s cotton products are made with sustainably sourced 100% organic cotton. Marks & Spencer Kidswear is available in Glorietta 4, Greenbelt 5, Shangri-La Plaza Mall, Ortigas and Mall of Asia. One can also order them from the safety of home through The Specialist, SSI Group’s At-Home Concierge service and online at

UNIQLO launches new ankle pants collection

JAPANESE global apparel retailer, UNIQLO, launches its latest Smart Ankle Pants Collection that features revolutionary pants equipped with innovative designs for everyday wear. Once known as the EZY Ankle Pants, UNIQLO renamed its popular staple as Smart Ankle Pants. This collection is made with two-way stretch material that stretches vertically and horizontally, for a whole day comfortable fit without feeling constricted even when sitting or stretching. For easy maintenance, a special resin treatment was also applied on the fabric so that the center pleats do not easily loosen even after several washes. Stemming from the brand’s LifeWear philosophy of making clothes to improve lives, the Smart Ankle Pants collection provides easy-to-wear items for both men and women in various fabrics and materials for more styling options whether for a casual or sleek look. The Women’s Smart Ankle Pants (P1,490) has a central crease for a dressy touch, and an elastic waistband that provides a secure fit even without a belt. It also has a tapered silhouette that looks straight below the knees for a sleeker style. It comes in a variety of colors and patterns including stripes and windowpane checks. Meanwhile, the Men’s Smart Ankle Pants P1,490) come in a wool-like lightweight cotton and jersey material. It features an elastic waistband for a clean look and has an easy-care function that minimizes wrinkles and makes ironing easier. The collection will be available on and in UNIQLO stores nationwide. For more updates and to get the proper sizing measures, visit UNIQLO Philippines’ website at

Lacoste on

LACOSTE launches its presence on with a new collection of shirts called A Place in the Sun. Bright colors contrast with sun-bleached shades while stripes — strong verticals and shaded horizontals — add energy to a collection meant to remind one of summertime in France. Rustan’s offers free shippings for orders worth P2,000 and above.