October 25, 2016

Reach for the moon: NARS brings its new Sarah Moon collection + makeup tips to Manila


Available in The Beauty Source, Rustan’s this November, the NARS Sarah Moon collection was inspired by the translucence, delicacy and beautiful silhouetted imagery of wintertime. Originally a fashion model turned photographer in the 60s, Sarah Moon moved on from being the object of the camera to capturing her own images from behind the scenes. The Continue Reading

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October 24, 2016

VegFest Pilipinas: A celebration of veganism and compassionate living


In Manila, there’s always room for firsts and one-of-a-kind get togethers. Put those two together and you get VegFest Pilipinas — Manila’a first ever celebration of all things vegan! As VegFest Pilipinas organizers would like all Filipinos — herbivorous or otherwise — to know, veganism is much more than just adjusting your diet by excluding Continue Reading


October 23, 2016

In for the ride: Caravan Black Coffee Company


Anyone who has always longed for a coffee joint that’s all about a sense of closeness, familiarity and bringing people together paired with a menu of great brews have lots to be excited about. The longing wasn’t in vain, and it’s just been answered. Gather all your pals, buddies and the one you love and Continue Reading


October 22, 2016

Designer Holidays: Zalora Fashion Night Out 2016



Friday the fourteenth saw BGC become a hotbed of fashion and glamour at Zalora Fashion Night Out 2016. Held at the Globe Iconic Amphitheater, this highly anticipated fashion show highlighted the holiday collections of Filipino designers and of Zalora itself. The show kicked off with some urban chic from Mossimo and Ed Hardy, two American Continue Reading

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October 20, 2016

The Crowd Favorite: Kylie Versoza


Exactly one week from now, PeopleAsia Women of Style and Substance 2016 awardee Kylie Verzosa will be representing the Philippines in the Miss International 2016 pageant in Tokyo, Japan. Get to know more about this beauty before the big night in her feature from PeopleAsia’s special August – September 2016 Women of Style and Substance issue. By JOYCE REYES-AGUILA  She Continue Reading


October 19, 2016

León Gallery: Online auction in October



Everyone these days is going digital, including premier auction house León Gallery. The trusted antique and art gallery successfully staged its first online auction in July of this year through their online platform aptly named Leon Exchange Online. Going digital not only means that artworks reach more aficionados from the local art scene, but it also means that selected Continue Reading


Size Matters: 2016 MVP Bossing Awards Nominations

Micro, small, and medium business enterprises, also known as MSMEs, are the backbone of the Philippine economy. To date, they make up around 99.6 percent of locally registered businesses and generate about one million jobs every year. While a large portion of these enterprises are located in the National Capital Region, majority of them are Continue Reading

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October 18, 2016

The Gold(berg) Standard: US Ambassador Philip Goldberg


Outgoing US Ambassador Philip Goldberg may soon be leaving Philippine shores to set sail for his next assignment, but this widely respected diplomat is to thank for the strengthened — and enduring — ties between this country and the United States of America. By KAP MACEDA AGUILA Whether it’s the 50 stars of the American ag or Continue Reading


October 17, 2016

An Inward Journey: Urban Ashram yoga studio


By DENISE ROCO  There is a way to undo the many tangles of the mind, body and spirit through one practice. At Urban Ashram Manila, let the practice of yoga on your mat be your magic carpet ride to a whole new world of living. Not a day goes by without the necessity of travel Continue Reading

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October 16, 2016

ANNIE: An inspiring family musical for the times


By GREGGY V. VERA CRUZ After the first successful staging in the country last 1980, Annie rekindles its love affair with Filipino audiences while charming new generations with its inspirational story about a charismatic orphan’s optimistic outlook in life against all odds. The classic Strouse-Charnin musical Annie recently closed its gala night performance to a Continue Reading

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