Buying clothing, shoes and accessories from U.S.-based retailers remains one of the most convenient ways to build a wardrobe. Brands and retailers in the U.S. frequently hold promotions and sales that a good deal is only days if not weeks apart. U.S. brands almost always have a presence in the Philippines so it’s easy to figure out the sizing.
Unfortunately some of these retailers have tightened restrictions for shoppers abroad. This can be frustrating as there is no notice with the payment being rejected or the transaction being cancelled after ordering. I use two methods to get around these shopping and shipping restrictions. More →