All systems go for the Red Charity Gala!

Taking a breather from all the preparations of the upcoming Red Charity Gala, I attended the recent launch of the new furniture collection of world-renowned designer Kenneth Cobonpue. Not so long ago, in a galaxy not far, far away, The Walt Disney Company Philippines and furniture brand KENNETHCOBONPUE joined forces […]

Local Luxury That is Your Own: The Pacific Capsule Collection

From its founding in 1980 to its retail boom in the 90s to early 2000s, Philux was the go-to brand for fine traditional hardwood furniture. Ask your favorite aunt and she will most likely say she has at least one Philux piece in pine wood or radiata.  In recent years, […]

Bristol at Parkway Place by Filigree at crest of south’s property growth

For discriminating real estate investors, one premium condominium development stands out—Bristol at Parkway Place by Filigree, the new gold standard in luxury real estate in the country. Since its launch, Bristol’s investment value has progressively improved. Its units’ worth has steadily increased owing to Filinvest City’s growth trajectory, providing early […]

Life is a stage!

Life is a stage where you can choose to perform a drama, comedy or musical. Add a fantabulous set backdrop and elaborate costume designs, and the stage is ready to be the setting of life’s screenplay. Needless to stay, my play would be filled with costume changes, moving set backdrops […]

Hello, September!

So what’s the fuss about Jose Mari Chan and the beginning of the ‘ber months? At the intimate, joint birthday dinner party hosted by Philippine Tatler editor Anton San Diego for Fila CEO Cris Albert and me, we started singing classic Jose Mari Chan songs and joked about how we […]

Why it’s easy to age beautifully now

Hello September! This month officially welcomes my exciting mid-50s! It’s an age of wellness, enlightenment and inner beauty and peace. It is also the time when science and technology have become essential tools for beautifully and gracefully aiding the aging process. Without going through the knife, I have discovered so […]

The Marquis Grand Ballroom

Unfolding at the heart of Bonifacio Global City is Marquis Grand Ballroom, the metro’s newest events destination purposely crafted for unique experiences and remarkable moments. Marquis’ grand design wonderfully accommodates large gatherings and the wide area is flexible for various themed events. The three sisters who own Marquis—Lorraine Lim-Aguila, Laura […]