Originally a travel and lifestyle content creator, Filipa has developed an active voice in the BIPOC and fertility community, and is passionate about documenting her life as a new mama. With her love of sharing the truths of life, she created her blog, Playing With Apparel, as an outlet to express her thoughts and ideas. She continues to write articles on various fashion/beauty products and trends, however, focuses more on the challenges of fertility and advocation for male factor infertility, as well as tips and tricks on how to navigate motherhood by expressing her vulnerability with her community.


  1. Laura
    February 8, 2015 / 4:33 pm

    Very nice post. I just stumbled upon your weblog and wished to say that I’ve really enjoyed browsing your blog posts.
    After all I’ll be subscribing to your rss feed and I hope you write again soon!

    • filipajackson
      February 10, 2015 / 10:46 am

      This is very nice of you to say. Thank you, you have made my day!

      • June 21, 2015 / 6:13 pm

        Do you have a contact email by any chance? I’m a fashion editor for beauty scout magazine. I would love to send you an invite

        • filipajackson
          June 24, 2015 / 11:39 am


          Thanks for getting in touch… you can contact me via e-mail at filipajackson@hotmail.com

          Looking forward to hearing from you!


  2. March 19, 2015 / 4:55 pm

    ​Winifred Taylor would like to personally invite you to the exclusive preview of our SS’15 collection. Winifred Taylor is a high end swimwear brand, where each collection draws inspiration from visual artists. Our SS’15 collection features the artwork of Crystal Fhang Ban, titled “Trifecta”. A Winifred Taylor suit is art in motion; a canvas that changes with each artist, every collection.

    “Trifecta”, will take place on Friday, March 27, at Hashtag Gallery here in Toronto, from 6PM to 9PM. This event will allow you to be one of the first to have an exclusive preview of the “Trifecta” collection. Enjoy a viewing a live look book shoot, a chance to win an original piece Lastly, you will also have the ability to purchase artwork from Toronto’s up and coming artist Crystal Fhang Ban.

    We ​​​hope to share this experience with you. If you think you can be in attendance, please RSVP to winifredtaylorintern@gmail.com by Friday March 20th, 2015.

    Thank you for reading this e-mail.



  3. Pete
    May 11, 2015 / 9:01 am

    let me know if you are ever interested in working with me… I e-mailed you

  4. Jules Racco
    May 11, 2015 / 9:25 pm

    Love your blog, and your style!

  5. Laura Burkin
    May 11, 2015 / 9:29 pm

    Love your look

  6. Style Sista
    May 12, 2015 / 1:54 pm


  7. Adrian
    May 12, 2015 / 7:36 pm

    Great website, stick with it!

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