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Precious stones–and steak–go together in Aziza’s world

WHITE topaz studs
with Chatham
emerald danglers and
Glastonbury cuff, The
Aziza Collection;
orange fringe dress,
Hervé Léger

“Do you want to go videoke?” asked Aziza Mondoñedo over dinner one night in Cebu.

Posted: December 12th, 2014 in Fashion and Beauty,Headlines,Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

Hats off

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“Hats are like perfume: They’re personal and should complement your style, not work against it,” says hat designer Albertus Swanepoel, whose works have been preferred by Vogue magazine’s Anna Wintour, and who was a finalist at the CFDA Fashion Fund, also sponsored by Vogue.

Posted: December 6th, 2014 in 2BU,Headlines,Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

Japanese invasion


As the white-draped columns fell, the audience was in awe as models strutted down the runway at the Philippine Fashion Week last week. Majority of the models were Japanese—flown in specifically for the launch of Human’s latest designer collaboration with Tokyo-based Filipino designer Johann Manas.

Posted: October 31st, 2014 in Fashion and Beauty,Headlines,Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

Art at your feet


It’s a jungle out there when it comes to sneakers. In the Philippines alone, we are up to our necks in so many shoe brands, one wonders if there’s room for one more. But any sneaker head would admit that it’s never too crowded to own another pair.

Posted: September 5th, 2014 in 2BU,Headlines | Read More »

Sky-high and sexy


Stilettos may go in or out of style, but many women will forever have a love affair with them.

Posted: July 18th, 2014 in Fashion and Beauty,Headlines | Read More »