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Boots Anson-Roa to wed in Eddie Baddeo

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BOOTS Anson will wed Francisco “King” Rodrigo on June 14.

There was no grand ceremony or a fancy bridal dress when Boots Anson wed Pete Roa in Washington, DC, in 1964, then later at the Assumption Convent in Manila. The couple had eloped.

Posted: April 13th, 2014 in Editor's Pick,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Bulgari plus Cherie equals Diana V.

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DIANA Vreeland and her custom Bulgari belt worn as a necklace

When she was a fashion editor at Harper’s Bazaar and editor in chief of Vogue, a period spanning some four decades (1936-1971), Diana Vreeland had such a fascination with the serpent form that the reptile would be a recurring theme of her fashion spreads.

Posted: April 11th, 2014 in Editor's Pick,Fashion and Beauty,Headlines | Read More »

93% of Filipino women don’t like the way they look

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DOVE Original Whitening Deodorant claims to be the No. 1 skincare deodorant in the world, used by 92 million women.

There was nervous laughter in the room; some looked around searching each other’s face just to be sure they heard it right: “Go up to your rooms, wash off all your makeup, and come back down.”

Posted: April 11th, 2014 in Fashion and Beauty,Headlines | Read More »

Dove #realbeauty gains 66M impressions in two hours

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DOVE Summit attendees go barefaced to affirm their #RealBeauty

Finalists in the recent Binibining Pilipinas pageant extolled incessantly the confidence of the Filipino woman in the Q&A. Truth is, that kind of self-confidence holds true for only 7 percent of Pinays, if the result of survey commissioned by global beauty brand Dove is anything to go by.

Posted: April 6th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Sunday Lifestyle | Read More »

Have a Louis Vuitton bag made–with your name on it

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THE LOCKIT, a hit style since 1958

Majority of the market will always be drawn to a Louis Vuitton store for its entry-level logo canvas bags.

Posted: March 28th, 2014 in Fashion and Beauty,Headlines | Read More »

Old Navy opens–only its 3rd outside the US–with near-incredible price points

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AT THE BGC opening: SSI’s Anton and Nina Huang and kids Nikki and Isabelle; Bienvenido Tantoco Sr.; US Ambassador Philip Goldberg, andOld Navy’s Robert Frank and Blair Dunn

The Filipino habit of doing everything in the mall as a family—shop, eat, watch movies, even hear Mass—has drawn the quintessential American casual wear brand Old Navy to the Philippines.

Posted: March 28th, 2014 in Fashion and Beauty,Headlines | Read More »

From Jeannie to mom of suicide victim

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The book said, “Time heals all wounds.” Jeannie Lim Goulbourn threw it away angrily. “Lies! Impossible!” she thought. How could a book claim that you can get over the loss of your child over time?

Posted: March 26th, 2014 in Editor's Pick,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Parenting,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Manila in shock over model Helena Belmonte’s death

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COVER GIRL. Belmonte in 2007. COURTESY OF MEG MAGAZINE

Manila’s social and fashion scene got a shock on Thursday when news spread that one of the city’s prettiest faces had died.

Posted: March 23rd, 2014 in Editor's Pick,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Sunday Lifestyle | Read More »

If you can afford it, why not?

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VILLA Medica patients receive vitamin infusion, and detox and oxygen therapy.
CHECHE V. MORAL

If you think you need it—and if you can afford it—these are what you ought to expect when you want to undergo fresh-cell therapy in the famous Villa Medica holistic medicine hospital in Edenkoben, Germany.

Posted: March 23rd, 2014 in Editor's Pick,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Sunday Lifestyle | Read More »

Filipinos make up biggest clientele of German fresh-cell therapy center

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EMIL Sison, Davao resident and Villa Medica patient. PHOTO BY CHECHE MORAL

At about this time last year, Emil Sison was hobbling around with the aid of a cane. His speech was so slurred that he was embarrassed to speak to people.

Posted: March 23rd, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Sunday Lifestyle | Read More »

The new ‘It’ watch–affordable and customizable

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STRAPS come in croc-embossed leather (in photo) and silicone rubber.

It’s not a heritage watch that’s lately gaining the attention of timepiece aficionados and the fashion-conscious, but one that they can customize according to their moods. In this case, more than a thousand ways.

Posted: March 21st, 2014 in Editor's Pick,Fashion and Beauty,Headlines | Read More »

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