August 2020 deals from local brands

Now that we’re more than midway through the year, we’ve all developed a routine to power us through as this pandemic stretches on. Once in a while, we most likely find ourselves adding things to our online shopping carts, sifting through various websites and eagerly checking our emails for the statuses of our orders. 

Those who fit this description and who’ve been on the lookout on fashion, home, electronics, food, and skincare sales and deals can check out these 10 deals and sales for this August 2020 in the Philippines. 

Fashion deals in the Philippines 

1. Mango Philippines – up to 70% off women’s and men’s apparel

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Satin pocket shirt
Image credit: Mango Philippines 

We’re mostly in our pambahay these days. But it’s alright to stock up your closet especially when a favorite brand is on sale, so you can wear your new clothes outdoors once this pandemic is all over. And with Mango Philippines having a sale up to 70% off, we’ll understand if you can’t help but spoil yourself. 

For women, style your casual days with this satin pocket white shirt that is now at P995 (~USD20.29) from its original price of P2,295 (~USD46.81).

August 2020 deals - Mango PH
Cotton basic polo shirt
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A dark navy polo shirt is always a good color for men, so you can vary your basic black and white with this elegant blue top now only costing P995 (~USD20.29).

2. Markdown Madness Online Shop – 50% off Skechers shoes and watches

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D’Lites Airy – New Galaxy
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Skechers shoes are known to be comfortable and practical especially for those of us who do a lot of walking, so whenever a shop sells them, it’s bound to get jampacked. Fortunately, even in the middle of a pandemic, there are online shops where we can get fresh kicks if our current pair is looking a little worn.

August 2020 deals - SkechersSkechers Go Strike
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Markdown Madness is one of those, and they’re now giving us up to 50% off items such as shoes and watches from Skechers. If you want to add more variation to your shoe collection, they also have discounted sneakers and rubber shoes from Pony to Sperry.

August 2020 deals - SkechersSkechers Time Photon
Image credit: Markdown Madness Online Shop

It’s also easy to order from their shop – just chat away with them on Facebook Messenger and pay online.

3. Robinsons Galleria’s Vans – up to 50% off sneakers and slippers

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Comfycush Ripstop Eras
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Vans are also shoes we Filipinos love to wear, because they match clothes easily, and are stylish and durable. For folks in Metro Manila, there’s a sale happening in their branch at Robinsons Galleria until August 31.

August 2020 deals - Vans
Image credit: Robinsons Galleria

From their classic plain sneakers to their maximalist pattern-filled ones, you have plenty of designs to choose from to upgrade your shoe rack. Thick slippers are included in this sale too.

Home and electronics deals in the Philippines 

4. Mandaue Foam – 25% off all home items

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Colt Chair
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Now that we’re mostly in the comforts of our home these days, there’s no better time to do our home shopping to primp up our living spaces. And the good news is, Mandaue Foam, a one-stop shop with foam mattresses, cushions, and furniture, is having a month-long sale that began on July 25 and will last until August 25.

August 2020 deals - Mandaue Foam
Mandaue Foam accent pillows
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You can find all kinds of home equipment to freshen up your home, from your living room to your bedroom – they sell armchairs, bookcases, single beds, and office accessories. So if you feel like decorating your interior with clean lines and cool shades, all of their regular-priced items online are 25% off and worth a peep.

5. Lenovo Philippines – up to 20% off laptops

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We love a good laptop that doesn’t hurt the wallet. Those looking for new gear for a WFH set-up or distance learning that does the job without breaking the bank, you can find some options at Lenovo Philippines. They have an ongoing sale of laptops with up to 20% off until August 31.

August 2020 deals - Lenovo Philippines
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This Lenovo 81MU00JPPH model for example, powered by an Intel Core i3 processor and 512GB solid state drive, should help you get done with moderate to light work. It’s now priced at P24,995 (~USD509.79) – a P3,000 (~USD61.19) difference from its original price. 

There are laptops with i5 and i7 processors which are also on sale, if you’re looking for a laptop that can handle more multitasking. You can view the full sale catalogue here and shop online. And psst . . . we’ve heard you can also get P5,000 (~USD101.98) off when you pay in cash.

Food deals in the Philippines 

6. Shakey’s Philippines – save up to P1,052 on family meals

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Shakey’s Philippines is offering a promo this month with their cleverly named Home Bonding Offer, which will last until August 13. It includes combos that are good for the whole fam, with a large thin-crust pizza, four pieces Chicken ‘N’ Mojos, a Skilletti or Carbonara platter, 1.5 liter of Coke and a SuperCard+  all for P999 (~USD20.37) only. 

The SuperCard+ is no simple deal card, as it offers perks from both Shakey’s Philippines and its sister company Peri-Peri Charcoal Chicken and Sauce Bar. With this card, you’ll also get birthday treats, among other perks, including a free large thin crust Pepperoni Pizza.

7. Peri-Peri – save up to P1,030 on your spicy cravings

August 2020 deals - Peri-PeriImage credit: Peri Peri Charcoal Chicken & Sauce Bar 

We can indulge our spicy cravings this month for more than half off with Peri-Peri. The restaurant offers a Home Bonding Offer too until August 13. 

The P999 (~USD20.37) set that usually costs P2,029 (~USD41.38) comes with a whole classic Peri-Peri Chicken, a plate of pasta good for sharing, 6 pieces of java rice, 1.5L of Coke, as well as a SuperCard+.

8. Kenny Rogers Philippines – save P645 on your weekend family dinner

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Image credit: Kenny Rogers Roasters Philippines 

After a hard week of work, treat yourself and your loved ones on during the weekends with your Kenny favorites. They have a Weekend Bundle promo until August 30 that comes with a whole classic roast chicken or 8pc OMG unfried fried chicken bucket, 2 half slabs of ribs, 3 servings of salads, 6 corn muffins, 3 large sides of your choice, and 6 portions of rice. 

You can have all the above only for P1,500 (~USD30.59), which is P645 (~USD13.15) off the usual price.

Skincare deals in the Philippines

9. Althea Philippines – 15% off on Aritaum’s beauty tools and makeup

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Althea Philippines makes shopping for affordable k-beauty brands more accessible as their Beaming Brand Day with Aritaum comes with a 15% discount. Until August 11, you can upgrade your makeup kit with discounted beauty tools and makeup, such as eyelash curlers and primers, by just typing in a discount code. 

Products include essentials such as sunblock, lip balm, and puffs, and quirky items such as skin coolers and at-home hair bleach.

10. Innisfree Philippines – up to 50% discounts

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Jeju Volcanic Color Clay Masks
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K-beauty fans will rejoice in Innisfree Philippines’s first ever Innisfree day which will run until August 16. The brand’s skincare line is made even more affordable as you can haul products with up to 50% discounts. Their Jeju Volcanic Color Clay Masks, for example, originally retailed for P550 each but are now priced at P275 (~USD5.61) a pop.

August 2020 deals - Innisfree PH
Super Volcanic Mousse Mask & Jeju Volcanic Melting Clay Mask
Image credit: Innisfree Philippines 

Face mask connoisseurs can try their Super Volcanic Mousse Mask that’s now at P635 (~USD12.95) down from P1,270, while the Jeju Volcanic Melting Clay Mask is at P445 (~USD9.08) from P890. To shop, call them for delivery or check their store opening schedules here during the MECQ period. 

Enjoy online shopping in the Philippines with these August 2020 deals

Even amidst a pandemic, shopping is still that one hobby we haven’t forgotten about.

So as we welcome August, be a savvy online shopper by being in the know on the month’s current deals and sales. 

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