Home » Swatch You are browsing entries tagged with “Swatch”

Winding up my Swatch

HAPPYLAND. Swatch & Swatch at 918 Arnaiz Ave., San Lorenzo
Village, Makati, is converted into a Sistem51 playground.

Time marches on and there is nothing we can do but make the most of it.

Posted: October 19th, 2014 in Columns,Featured Columns,Sunday Lifestyle | Read More »

Catching BenCab at Swatch+Swatch Center

NATIONAL Artist for Visual Arts Ben Cabrera

Visual arts mover Annie Sarthou called it serendipity. I happened to be near the place where National Artist (Visual Arts) BenCab was giving the soon-to-open Swatch + Swatch Center a once-over, at the invitation of Virgie Ramos.

Posted: October 12th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Lifestyle Stories,Photos & Videos,Sunday Lifestyle | Read More »

Swatch SISTEM51 turns the world upside down


In 1983, Swatch introduced a simplified, Swiss made quartz wristwatch with only 51 parts. The world’s first plastic watch was made not by hand in the traditional Swiss manner, but on a fully automated assembly line.

Posted: October 6th, 2014 in Fashion and Beauty,Headlines,Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

Mi time


Hugo Barra, international vice president of Chinese electronics company Xiaomi, is a man who sets geeky hearts aflutter. When we met with him for an interview, he was casually dressed in a black shirt and jeans. His only accessory was a black Swatch with a purple dial.

Posted: June 14th, 2014 in Headlines,Super | Read More »

Celebrate the man of the hour

PHILIPPINE cinema’s “big classic” John Lloyd Cruz wears the Swatch Big Classic

Traditionally, fathers provided for their families while mothers nurtured the children. In today’s modern world, role reversals are commonplace but one thing remains unchanged: whether stay-at-home or office-bound, fathers will always be the larger-than-life men who keep us safe from the dangers of the world.

Posted: June 13th, 2014 in Fashion and Beauty,Headlines | Read More »