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This year, Maurice turns…


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ALEX Van Hagen, Tetta Agustin and husband Christian Bavery, celebrator Maurice Arcache, Nini Licaros. Seated: Nene Leonor, Dr. Loi Estrada, Justa Tantoco

It was a rare opportunity for Manila’s elite to escape the hot summer sun when Nini Licaros, Mabel Abaño, Mellie Ablaza, Fortune Ledesma, Nene Leonor, Chit Salud, May Neri, Yoly Ayson, Helen Ong, Evie Costa and Agnes Huibonhua hosted the casual but elegant Forbes Park party for moi.

Posted: April 16th, 2014 in Columns,Home and Entertaining | Read More »

The design legacy of Wili Fernandez


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DETAILED, handcrafted rendering effectively communicates the design for a corporate.

Wili Fernandez stands tall as one of the pillars of Philippine design. A visionary in his field, he was among the early design nationalists who was proudly aware of his heritage and who always referenced the Filipino in all of his work.

Posted: April 7th, 2014 in Arts and Books,Columns,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Tricks of the trade


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FELIX Nguyen

Felix Nguyen, international makeup artist for Bobbi Brown cosmetics, never stops moving.

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

For this Filipino ‘aesthetic savant’ and jeweler to celebrities, ‘It’s just a ring’

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DE VERA: “For me, in the real world, most things are tacky—aesthetic-wise.”

The interview begins with our subject’s reference to a cartoon about generations from a San Francisco publication: “When are you going to be relevant?” asks the baby boomer of the millennial.

Posted: March 24th, 2014 in Arts and Books,Headlines | Read More »

Gemma reveals ‘Rizal’s True Love’

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A COPY of Gemma Cruz-Araneta’s latest book stands guard atop an antique desk. PHOTOS BY LEO M. SABANGAN II

The phrase “beauty and brains” would be too simplistic, if not downright insulting, in describing Gemma Cruz-Araneta.

Posted: March 24th, 2014 in Arts and Books,Headlines,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Oscar-caliber gathering for birthday boy Chito Antonio


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ARCHITECT and interior designer Chito Antonio

It was supposed to be a surprise bash given by his intimate group of pals for architect and interior designer Chito Antonio. But a day before his birthday, he himself decided to host dinner at The Tivoli in Mandarin Oriental Manila.

Posted: March 21st, 2014 in Columns,Fashion and Beauty | Read More »

Alain Ducasse: It takes more than just skill to make ‘fantastic street food’


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THE AUTHOR with chef Alain Ducasse

Alain Ducasse looked none the worse for wear after his gruelling trip. He arrived in Manila Monday morning from France, took lunch at Enderun Colleges and faced both the student body and the media by 2:30 in the afternoon.

Posted: March 20th, 2014 in Columns,Food | Read More »

When Harry met (and married) Mithi

Thomas

To update her Facebook status, the Filipino bride of a former US envoy to the Philippines changed her name: Mithi Aquino-Thomas. The postings depicted wedded bliss.

Posted: March 19th, 2014 in Editor's Pick,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Parenting,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Ex-Givenchy model fights for ‘Yolanda’ survivors

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FORMER international model Tetta Agustin: “I’m so mad, I gained 2 kilos already.” DANNY PETILLA/CONTRIBUTOR

The whistle-bait, 53.3-centimeter waistline is gone. But Tetta Agustin, the 1.7-meter-tall, dusky international fashion model who ruled Europe’s catwalks in the 1970s, still turns heads when she walks into a room.

Posted: March 18th, 2014 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

National Artist Rio Alma feted on his 70th birthday

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ALMARIO with fellow poets Joey Baquiran, Roberto Añonuevo, Michael Coroza, Marne Kilates, Krip Yuson, Gemino Abad, Joselito de los Reyes

National Artist for Literature Virgilio S. Almario celebrated his 70th birthday with the launching of three new books and a lecture at the Tanghalan Teresita Quirino (Benavides Building) at the University of Santo Tomas.

Posted: March 17th, 2014 in Arts and Books,Headlines | Read More »

Young artist leaves behind a legacy of light

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SALUBAYBA demonstrates possibilities in shadowplay theater.

The art world mourns the loss of prolific contemporary artist Don Salubayba, who died after falling on a short coma on March 12.

Posted: March 17th, 2014 in Arts and Books,Headlines,Photos & Videos | Read More »

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