Wednesday, 10 December 2014

Owning a #CathKidston: The loooong wait is over!

Bringing London's Cath Kidston here in the Philippines is one brilliant idea. I couldn't contain my giddy and excitement when I first saw and read it at Ms. Daphne and then at Ms. Leah's blog when its first store in the Philippines opened to the public on December 6 in Manila at Bonifacio Global area in Taguig.

About 3 to 4 years ago, my SIL brought me my first Cath Kidston bag. That time, I never had any idea of the brand name when in fact it's been in the business since 1993 but only in London. Since then, I've been hearing and reading articles from lifestyle and mommy bloggers and later on became one of my favorite items too. Funny thing is one time, when I happen to visit a Divisoria-like store here in Davao City, I saw Cath Kidston-inspired merchandise (of course not the authentic ones)! So it really is popular already here.

Our recent trip to London a month ago (see link here), gave me an idea of how popular and a staple to every Londoner Cath Kidston bags are in particular. Visiting their shops there makes me feel like a child, drooling and envying every item they have in store. Not only I am wishing to get myself to have one but also for my little girls. But it all fade away after the generous SIL I have gave me this as the latest design Cath Kidston has released in the market. 

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The London bus design of bag and a card/paper bill holder.
The newest design they introduced in the market.

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How it looks in the inside of the card/paper bill holder.

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The bag. You can snap it or not on the sides.

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Unlike the regular inside or back zip pockets,
for this design it is located in front.  

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See how roomy this bag is.

I also own a booklet of labels and stickers to which my SIL also gave me in summer this year. I use this when I send gifts in any occasion.

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What I love about Cath Kidston bag in particular aside from the design and style, durability and versatility, is its texture. The bags that I own are made of water-proof materials that when it rains or accidentally something spills on it, I can just easily wipe it and not afraid of getting it stained or ruined. 

So to all Cath Kidston fanatics out there, I feel for you. A look of their trademark design alone can give thrill and chills to ones spine. It's something only a girl can understand. Looking forward to my next Cath Kidston possession. Anyway, it's Christmas!


  1. Like! Like! Like! I love your bag and ang bait in SIL!!

    1. Super love talaga! Avid fan din talaga si SIL ng CK... She had a new purchase now yung puro clocks! ganda din!!

  2. I love, love, love this post #youknowwhy hehe! The london buses print is one of my faves at Cath Kidston!

    1. Oh yes, oh yes! I know, I know! You, Diane and Ms. Ellen I think holds the no. 1 fans club I know.. kasama na rin ako dyan!!! Ck forever!!!

  3. LOL! Bakit di ako nagulat na makita dito si Leah and Diane? :)
    Lovely bag!

    1. Oh MG! The trio join forces here because of my CK blog.. na amuse ako,,hehehe...


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