Fun Things To Do When You're Home Alone | Clozette

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If you've experienced feeling trapped in your own living space and unable to think of fun ways to keep yourself occupied, don’t worry. We’ve all experienced that! The idea of being home alone and not thinking about school or work may seem fun and relaxing, but what else can you do in your free time beyond lying on your cozy bed? 

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As much as we all love to sleep, it can actually hinder us from being productive – because the less we do, the more we get bored. And nobody wants a boring life, right?

So whether you just want to sleep all day or do creative activities, listed below are the 9 fun things you can do at home for the whole day!


Movie Marathon

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Who doesn’t love movies? Even if you’re not a fan of the big screen, admit it, you still have that one movie you love to watch over and over again. So go download as many of your favourite movies as you want, grab a snack, and relax!

Play Dress Up

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There will always be moments where you will feel like you have nothing to wear. So why not return to your childhood days and play a classic game of 'dress up'? This fun activity can also act as the perfect time to start planning your OOTDs for the rest of the week!

Invite friends Over

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If you are the type who isn’t used to being by yourself, inviting your friends to come over is the best way to keep you from having an unproductive day. Bond with your best friends, do manicures and pedicures, bake, play board games, and host a slumber party!

"Make Your “Must Buy List”

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Spending money on unimportant things can be a problem, especially when you spot something at the mall and think it’s something you “absolutely need” (when you most likely have something similar sitting at home, unused). So when you find yourself home alone with nothing to do, start working on your must-buy list. It will help you prioritise the things that you really want and need, rather than going on an impulsive shopping spree!

Online Shopping

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Too lazy to grab a shopping bag? Sit and relax because online shops were made for our convenience. When you’re done making your must-buy list and have already prepared a budget for shopping, visit any online shop to see if they have the things you’re looking for and can purchase at a cheaper price!

Go Geek

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Grab your laptop, get your mobile phone or tablet, and "go geek"! They say technology makes people lazy, but when used with care, technology makes life easier and keeps us organised. So when you’re home alone, give your gadgets some TLC by checking your files and deleting those that aren’t important anymore. Trust us, organising your files will help you work faster and easier!

Bake. Cook. Drink.

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Give yourself a treat! You deserve a good meal or even a pleasant cheat day for desserts and drinks. If you don't have the slightest idea on how to cook, you can always Google how-to’s and practise your cooking skills!

Practise Your Make Up Skills

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Who doesn’t love this home activity? Watching make up tutorials, practising it on yourself, and taking ‘before and after’ shots are sure and fun ways to track your makeup skill progress!

Challenge Yourself

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Play a game of Truth Or Dare with your friends and ask them to dare you to do something you've never done before, such as joining a yoga class! Believe it or not, through this fun activity, you might discover a new talent or ability that can help change your lifestyle!


What are some of the fun activities you do when you're home alone? Share your recommendations with us below!



Exciting news for the fashionistas of The Philippines: Canada's leading fashion retailer, Joe Fresh, has finally opened its first store at Shangri-La Plaza. The brand offers accessible, modern designs for every fashionista with pieces that feature polished, thoughtful details on everyday essentials--spanning from apparel, accessories, footwear, and beauty.

A new player in the affordable and accessible fashion in the country, Joe Fresh brings a full-range of looks for women, men, and kids that maintain its signature Joe Fresh touch as seen in their current SS16 Collection. Expect pieces that are clean, easy-to-wear, and embellished with polished details to give each look a fresh and carefree vibe.

So if you're looking to add a new brand to your fashion collection, we've selected a few must-have looks perfect for your next OOTD.


For The Working Woman

Printed Tunic Dress: PHP 1,860 / Printed Crop Pants: PHP 2,150

For The Traveller

Oxford Blouse: PHP 1,590 / Trench Coat: PHP 4,890

Dark Wash Jean: PHP 1,860 / Striped Cardigan: PHP 1,590

Casual Fridays

Printed Tee: PHP 1,320 / High Waisted Jeans: PHP 2,150

Collarless Blouse: PHP 1,590

Weekend Wear

Printed Dress: PHP 2,150 / Drawstring Tunic: PHP 2,150

Active Wear

Active Sweater: PHP 1,590 / Active Tank: PHP 440

Yoga Short: PHP 1,040 / Printed Active Skirt: PHP 1,320

Weekend Getaway

Printed Tunic: PHP 1,860 / Zipper Shorts: PHP 1,590

Crochet Dress: PHP 3,250


Joe Fresh is located at Shangri-La Plaza. Look out for their 2nd store in The Philippines, opening soon in August 2016 at Trinoma Mall.


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Believe it or not, one of the ways to make sure you have fun on your trip is by having the perfect suitcase or luggage. Why? Because having a sturdy bag, which can snugly fit all your essentials, ensures that your valuables will be safe and makes for one smooth trip!  

But just because you need a sturdy and reliable suitcase, doesn’t mean they can’t be stylish and edgy like the rest of your OOTDs! 

So if you’re looking for the right “mobile home” to suit your all your stylish needs, keep scrolling below for our fashionable luggage picks which will suit all fashionistas going on overnight trips to extended vacations! 


Samsonite Cosmolite Cherish by Edmund

Actor, artist, and author Edmund Chen designed Samsonite’s Cosmolite Cherish collection with the four seasons serving as inspiration for his drawings. Each artwork is embedded into the luggage's CURV material, making it resistant to scratches, and is combined with Samsonite’s signature lightweight-yet-sturdy material; a suitcase that will surely be every jetsetter’s dream!

Flight 001 Spacepak Clothes Blue

If you’re one who likes to bring numerous outfit options, then Flight 001’s Spacepak Clothes compartment is a must-have! As part of the Spacepak System, the Spacepak Clothes will compress the volume of your items by 30%, allowing more space in your luggage! All you have to do place your items inside the pouch, zip it in, and push the excess air out through its one-way vents!

ASOS New Look Overnight Bag

For short trips or overnight stays, there’s no better luggage to bring than the New Look Overnight Bag! This chic faux leather bag contains a fully lined interior and numerous pockets so you can easily put all your necessities inside one chic and edgy bag!

American Tourister Painter (HS) Spinner Luggage

Whenever we travel, it’s easy to spot a bright-coloured suitcase amongst a sea of black and brown ones when picking up our bags, right? Which is why the American Tourister Painter Spinner Luggage is the perfect one to bring when you’re hopping from one country to the next! Its smooth wheels, bright print, and protective features will make sure your items are safe while adding a bright pop to your outfit!

Herschel Supply Co. Parcel Luggage Hawaiian Camo

Taking an extended vacation? Then you’ll need the Herschel Parcel Luggage for its convenience, stylish silhouette and print, and large storage compartments! Its gorgeous Hawaiian Camo design complements its pebbled leather pulls and mesh compartments, which will snugly fit all your clothes and toiletries for easy and fun packing! 


Got any more fashionable luggage recommendations? Share your suitcase picks with us in the comment section below!