Every year the Fashion Institute of the Philippines (FIP), together with YKK Philippines, attempts to make the dreams of budding fashion designers come true with their annual graduation fashion show. As in previous years, this year’s show will feature the most creative of the batch.
When Billy Mondonado decided to put up the Leica Club Manila, he and other founding members wanted to create a club that represented their passion for photography and love for the legendary photography equipment. Coincidentally, the club was formed last May on the same day Leica celebrated its 100th anniversary.
The Zen lifestyle is a holistic experience involving all senses. Design concepts and home décor can create a serene look that gives one an escape from the hustle of the city.
By Marge C. Enriquez
Furniture designer Milo Naval is in a phase in his career when design bears a social conscience—and wit.
By Serapion S. Metilla
Suiseki is a Japanese word which means water (sui) and stones (seki). It is derived from the word sansui-seki, which means stone with a total landscape or scenery, or depiction of an object, such as animal, plant, popular person or figure and the like. It originated in China and was introduced in Japan by the Buddhist monks in the 15th century.