Fashion
What's Inside Travel Consultant Yessa Yu Caparas' Closet?
She also reveals her list of best shops to explore when in Spain, Amsterdam, and Japan.
Comments


A travel consultant and indoor cycling instructor at Electric Studio, Yessa’s wardrobe is equal parts elegant and cheeky.

Regular activities:
Indoor cycling, traveling, cooking, and drinking wine at home.

Earliest fashion memory?
Wearing platform sneakers inspired by the Spice Girls.

Describe your style?
I’m drawn to statement pieces and usually work my outfit around one. However, when I’m in the mood to go all out, I will not hesitate to wear more than one statement piece together. After all, life’s too short to dress safe.

Style influences?
I am influenced heavily by travel, local culture, and street wear. I really look up to Japanese street style and fashion.

Favorite brands?
Irada, Joseph, Y-3, Uniqlo, Opening Ceremony, and Adidas.

Favorite designers?
The Triratanachat sisters, Issey Miyake, TC Sibal, and Yohji Yamamoto.

Favorite shops?
Joseph, Calvin Klein Platinum, Adidas, Y-3, and LCP in Manila; Nobody Has To Know, That Store, and Baskets in Amsterdam; LaCentral and Auzmendi in Spain; Colette, Deyrolle, COS, and Marni in Paris; Irada in Thailand; Homme Plisse, Opening Ceremony, Dover Street Market, and Kitsune in Japan; and Shakuhachi in Bali.

Hermès bag; silver clutch; Maison Kitsuné purse

 

Fashion philosophy?
There are no rules to fashion.

Closet staples?
Workout clothes, comfortable travel wear, statement pants, and shoes.

Favorite accessories?
I don’t leave home without my wedding ring, wedding band, and diamond earrings from my mom. I also love my hats and hope to grow this collection on my future trips.

Personal uniform?
A cropped top, statement pants, sneakers, and a backpack.

United Nude shoes and Christopher Kane shoes

Current fashion wish list?
Anything from Mochi.

Prized possession?
My dog, Pintxo.

I can’t live without…
Red wine.

Comments
About The Author
Manica C. Tiglao
View Other Articles From MANICA
Comments
Latest Stories
 
Share
Despite their high-profile family backgrounds, these bachelors have chosen to remain humble and under the radar.
 
Share
They're bringing in a whole new slate of actors for season 3.
 
Share
A bi-monthly look at what's to come for your sign courtesy of T&C's master astrologer, Katharine Merlin.
 
Share
Solaire will be flying in 25,000 liters of beer from Bavarian brewery Weihenstephaner, said to be the world’s oldest.
 
Share
She'll marry Jack Brooksbank at Windsor Castle on October 12.
 
Share
No visit to Athens is complete without a stop at the jeweler that launched T&C U.S. editor-in-chief Stellene Volandes's obsession with jewelry.
 
Share
The store accounts for 10 percent of the jeweler's global sales.
 
Share
Have you ever been confronted by a train of-please excuse me-crotches in your face? When entering a row, please turn your body toward the screen.
 
Share
Buy what you like. One of the most common misconceptions is that collectors should buy for investment only.
 
Share
As the legendary photographer's secret memoir hits stores, one of his favorite muses reveals what it was like to be his subject.
Load More Articles
CONNECT WITH US