Dennis A. Amith

A Lifestyle, Personal Style and Travel Blog

The One about Uniqlo

Uniqlo has no doubt become one of the popular unisex clothing shops globally. Back in 1949, In Ube, Yamaguchi, a mens clothing shop operated by Ogori Shoji has been operating in the area. In 1984, the company wanted to create a unisex casual wear store in Fukuro-Machi, Naka-ku, Hiroshima under the name “Unique Clothing Warehouse” and the brand “uni-clo” was born. But as the company expanded, in 1988, a staff member who was doing admin […]

The One about ASBee in Shibuya, Tokyo

In America, we are used to seeing shoe stores such as Foot Locker, Famous Footwear, Finish Line, etc. In Japan, possibly one of the most popular shoe stores to find throughout Japan, especially in Tokyo, in the mega trendy special ward of Shibuya, and that is the ASBee Shibuya Center District Store (Udagawacho 23-8, Shibuya-ku ,Tokyo ,Japan). The store features many shoes limited to ASBee, and while they sell their brands such as Madfoot and […]

The One about the Tommie Copper Light Weight Compression Ankle Socks

As a runner, I believe in compression sleeves and compression socks. Tommie Copper may have had a difficult situation last December with the FTC ruling due to their advertising practices of compression technology, but one shouldn’t count out compression socks or sleeves. If anything, you’ll need to try it out for yourself and see if they work for you. Because there are those who believe in that compression sleeves and socks do work. I actually […]

The One about Pinemeadow’s PGX 500 Driver

Having fallen in love with Pinemeadow’s PGX SL putter, I couldn’t wait to give their PGX 500 Driver a chance! As Callaway’s Big Bertha (especially their Big Bertha Alpha 815 Driver) is known for its size, ability to change the loft and literally, a solid driver with solid reviews. But Big Bertha’s can cost one a lot of money. Pinemeadow’s PGX 500 Driver is for those who: – Never plan to play professional golf – […]

The One about Albino M. Roldan and My Search for His Family

With my latest post, this is possibly different from the type of blog posts that I make on this site. But I believe in the power of social media and in this case, I really want to help out family, which I have never met. Growing up, my grandmother Virginia and her sisters, my great aunts (in the Filipino culture, we call them grandmas) of the Roldan family were all I knew growing up from […]