The Philippines‘ sneaker and streetwear scene has evolved over the past few years with more concept platforms and chain stores opening in Manila and Cebu. The latest hype releases are now more accessible than ever to sneakerheads across the country and we’ve rounded up the best locations to cop women’s kicks.
Commonwealth, which has also made its way to the U.S., is known for its aesthetic interior and diverse selection of limited-edition styles. For fans of YEEZY, Supreme or Off-White™, Shoe Game Manila is your go-to if you’re in the metro area. Meanwhile, Capital houses a variety of brands like Nike, adidas and New Balance, as well as stocks women’s exclusive designs.
Capital is a multi-brand sneaker and athleisure concept store with eight locations across Manila. The label currently offers kicks from Nike, adidas, New Balance and more, and stocks the latest silhouettes in a variety of women’s colorways.
Address: Level 2, SM Aura, 26th St. cor. McKinley Parkway, Bonifacio Global City, Taguig City and more.
Based in the U.S. and the Philippines, Commonwealth has been in the streetwear scene since 2004. Apart from its own collection of apparel and footwear, the label also stocks hype styles like the YEEZY 700 V3, Converse x Golf Wang Chuck 70, Serena Williams x Nike Air Force 1 and more.
Address: Rockwell Dr., Cor. Estrella Street, Brgy. Poblacion, Makati and more.
Pimp Kicks was established by a group of friends who all shared the same love for Jordans. With the goal to bring a unique experience to their country’s sneaker scene, the platform sells women’s exclusive silhouettes, including the Air Jordan 1 Low “Neutral Grey,” Nike Dunk Low “Sail/Light Bone” and adidas Superstar “Honeycomb.”
Address: 2/F 8 Jade Building, Santolan Road corner Ortigas Ave., Brgy. Greenhills, San Juan City, Metro Manila
If you happen to be around the metro area, get your YEEZY, Supreme or Off-White™ fix at Shoe Game Manila. For those who prefer to shop online, the brand categorizes its sizes accordingly and has specific dedicated sections for women’s sizing that go as low as US 4.5.
Address: Kalayaan Ave, Makati, 1210 Metro Manila
Established in 2011, Sole Academy was originally a go-to spot to cop limited-edition styles that were only available in other countries. However, over time, the label has evolved into a multi-brand lifestyle space that provides its customers with a one-of-a-kind experience while shopping for kicks. In addition to shipping locally, Sole Academy also accepts international orders.
Address: Space No. C203 Level 2, U.P. Town Center, Katipunan Ave, Diliman, Quezon City, 1101 Metro Manila and more.
TITAN 22 remains to be the first and only basketball specialty concept store in the Philippines since its founding in 2010. While it mainly caters to those who “live and breathe basketball,” TITAN 22 also offers up-to-date sneakers for women from Nike and Jordan Brand.
Address: Upper Ground Floor One Bonifacio High Street Bonifacio Global City, Taguig 1634 and more.