February 7, 2018

Filigree: Where fine choices are made


Text by Maan Pamaraan D’Asis and Jose Paolo S. Dela Cruz Photos by Mark Chester Ang   For those who know what they’re looking for, the search for the perfect home can either lead to an exclusive ‘enclave’ of open spaces, a garden in the skies or towering abodes in the heart of the city. Continue Reading


February 6, 2018

The rewards card for all seasons

Manny V. Pangilinan, chair and CEO of PLDT and Smart, and the rest of his team during the MVP Rewards Card's launch at Makati Shangri-La

It’s a known fact that Filipinos love rewards and freebies. According to one particular study, Filipinos carry as many as 11 rewards cards in their wallets or purses. But with the recent launch of PLDT Group’s MVP (Most Valuable Partner) Rewards Card, you don’t have to carry as many cards as before. Powered by PayMaya, Continue Reading


February 5, 2018

Fringe Festival 2018 will be heating up the Manila art scene

Fringe 2018 Poster

  From Feb. 7 to 25, Fringe Festival 2018 will be flooding the city’s creative hubs with dynamic interdisciplinary performances and groundbreaking contemporary artworks by both established and emerging local artists, as well as international participant and collaborators. Presented by Pineapple Lab and Fringe Manila, the festival will cover a variety of art forms, including Continue Reading


Fountain of Youth in a bottle

The handy 500-mg Aivee Water bottle turns ordinary water into hydrogen

Such was the lure of the Fountain of Youth that European explorer Juan Ponce de Leon sailed off to the New World in the 16th century in search of it. Alas, his search, which led him all the way to Florida, proved futile. But that search didn’t die with him. People’s quest for the elusive Continue Reading


February 2, 2018

Ayala Malls and Janat Paris honor 12 Filipinas at the first Women of Eiffel Tower Awards


French tea house Janat Paris and Ayala Malls honored 12 outstanding Filipina leaders and innovators at the first-ever Women of Eiffel Tower Awards last Jan. 31, 2018 at the Greenbelt Park. The Women of Eiffel Tower Awards aims to honor women who have made indelible marks on their respective fields. SALt Lamps inventor Aisa Mejino Continue Reading


Songs and dresses for Marawi

Oskar Peralta

The biggest names on the local stage and runway have joined forces to come up with Marawing Salamat, the Best of Opera and Fashion for Marawi, an opera-slash-fashion show for the benefit of the war-ravaged city of Marawi, particularly “Duyog Marawi,” a project of Bishop Edwin dela Peña, to reconstruct the city’s basilica and convent. Continue Reading


February 1, 2018

Jose Mari Chan will serenade the metro south with a Valentine’s concert

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Jose Mari Chan is slated to bring some classic romance to The Bellevue Manila on Feb. 10, 2018 with his new concert, South Serenades: A Jose Mari Chan Valentine Concert. The famous singer will be singing some of the greatest love songs in OPM history. This special concert will be accompanied by an exceptional feast Continue Reading


January 31, 2018

The stars come out for Carolina Herrera’s new boutique launch


It was a glamorous evening as CH Carolina Herrera, the lifestyle brand of New York-based designer Carolina Herrera, recently launched its flagship boutique at Greenbelt 5, Makati City. CH Carolina Herrera embodies the effortless elegance and refined irreverence of Carolina Herrera herself. Rich heritage of craftsmanship, luxury, and excellence in quality define the brand, the designer has Continue Reading


January 24, 2018

Live like royalty Le Grand Royal Brunch by Spiral

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Royals have been living it up lately, and we commoners want in on the fun. Luckily for us, Sofitel is offering up some royal treatment at Le Grand Royal Brunch on Jan. 28. Inspired by the picturesque engagements of couples like Meghan Markle and Prince Harry, Le Grand Royal Brunch is the first in a Continue Reading


January 21, 2018

Plan your 2018 travels at SIA’s Showcase and Travel Fair


PeopleAsia’s recent Airline of the Year awardee Singapore Airlines is kicking off the New Year with the Singapore Airlines Showcase and Travel Fair 2018. This installment of the travel fair will be held from Jan. 26 to 28 simultaneously in two different venues – Glorietta and Trinoma – so that travelers from all over the Continue Reading