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Norlie Meimban, ‘Golden City II,’ Mixed-media, 30×40 in, 2017 (Photo courtesy of SkyVillas) Art Society and SkyVillas once again collaborated to present “Limitless 2.0,” the second installment in the “Limitless” series of art exhibits. This will feature a display of various genres from both seasoned, and up-and-coming...

By Chesca de la Cruz The newest face of Bench, Pietro Boselli It’s almost summer and the temperature is heating up! Leading local brand Bench is bringing the fun with its Spring/Summer 2017 collections and newest Bench endorser, Italian engineer, lecturer, and model Pietro Boselli. Pietro Boselli’s campaign for...

Slip into a pair of sneakers for your daily wear for an added dose of style and practicality Designers present their take on #OOTD: individualistic, creative, fashionable For its 2017 edition, Inquirer Lifestyle and Lookbook’s Face-Off took on the #OOTD millennial phenomenon, and brought the country’s veteran and young...

By Arrian Guevarra The stunning al fresco setup (Photographs courtesy of Makati Shangri-La) Makati Shangri-La treated the country’s authorities in weddings and celebrations to an intimate afternoon to celebrate the artisans who work hard to give every bride and groom an experience that’s utterly unforgettable. The...

These are not your average fragrances: Leather, whisky, tobacco, anyone? By Chesca de la Cruz Jo Malone London’s The Bloomsbury Set: (counterclockwise from top left) Leather & Artemisia, Tobacco & Mandarin, Blue Hyacinth, Garden Lilies, and Whisky & Cedarwood Artistic, intriguing, addictive—this is The Bloomsbury Set,...

It’s a match!: Author Therese and her husband, Isa, whom she met on Tinder By Therese Yee-Sandoval Today’s dating scene is very different from what it was during our parents’ time. Now, with our ADD generation, dating has moved online. What used to be a drawn-out process has now been reduced to six pictures, 500...

Surf and Turf (USDA Wagyu Beef Cheek, Lobster Jus, Horseradish)   The renowned chef and impeccable palate behind some of the world’s most famed restaurants, Michelin star chef Davide Oldani finally came to Manila last January 18, 2017 to share his world of flavor. He recently opened his first concept restaurant...

By Maureen Tañedo French beauty Iris Mittenaere has just ended France’s 64-year Miss Universe drought (and you thought 42 years for the Philippines was long enough!). An accomplished young woman from Lille, Iris is studying to become a dental surgeon, which she tied in very nicely with her response in the Final Q&A...

Miss Universe Philippines Maxine Medina in her Mindanao-inspired national costume (Photo courtesy of Maxine Medina’s Instagram account) By Chesca de la Cruz Beautiful, regal, and confident—Miss Universe Philippines Maxine Medina looked every inch like royalty in her national costume, which she debuted during the...

Novotel Manila Araneta Center’s Fortune Set Chinese New Year menu composed of 15 courses Lauriat or “lao diat” in Fookien is a sit-down banquet prepared and enjoyed on special occasions, and is served on a Lazy Susan (turntable). Normally composed of 8 to 10 dishes at the very least, it features appetizers and...