8 Local Instagram Shops

that Guys Should Know About

By Therese Aseoche

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Looking for a new pair of shorts or a trendy everyday bag? Follow these local menswear shops on Instagram to step up your OOTD game!


Straightforward PH features fashion that is exactly that — simple, no-frills, and human. Their modest clothing prioritizes comfort while still delivering sleek style.


Hovermen Clothing

Hovermen Clothing offers three things in its online shop: shorts, button downs, and cotton shirts. Their collections are simple — perfect for the guy who doesn’t like to stand out from the crowd. Check their store out also for comfy board shorts you could wear for your quick weekend getaways!



This Manila-based clothing and leather goods store showcase local craftsmanship through its locally-sourced handcrafted products. Each one of its collection of bags, apparel, and wrist accessories is uniquely made. Wear your country with pride with Locals!


The Ilustrados

The Ilustrados is a brand that’s purely Filipino — made with locally sourced materials and with designs that capture the essence of being a Pinoy. You can find classic and timeless apparel, shoes, bags and accessories here.

INDIO Eyewear

Look cool while supporting local with INDIO Eyewear’s high-quality bamboo sunnies! It’s a must-have for weekend warriors. You can also purchase burlap snapbacks to complete your summer OOTD!


Zero Gravity

Whether it’s for a weekend trip to anywhere or for your everyday lakwatsa with the barkada, you’ll find the bag you’ll need at Zero Gravity MNL’s online shop. They sell things as small as pencil cases and envelope sleeves, and bags as big as gym duffels and outdoor backpacks.


Fort Knox

A combination of style and functionality, Fort Knox is the must-have local leather satchel for gentlemen of all ages. You’ll find something for every occasion, be it for the office, for your travels, or just for your everyday activities.


Stately Clothing

Stately Clothing features simple and tasteful apparel that will make you look like the gentleman you ought to be. For a prim and proper outfit, look nowhere else but here!


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