Export-worthy Pinoy Finds at MaArte Fair 2016

MaArte 2016 Logo

Time to go treasure hunting at the MaArte Fair this weekend! Happening this August 28-28 at the Penthouse of 8 Rockwell in Makati (a swanky upgrade from the Rockwell Tent, its home for the past 7 years), the MaArte fair presents over 70 handpicked retailers to showcase proudly Pinoy finds, […] Read more »

Common Room X Power Plant Mall

Arts & crafts wonderland

If you’ve always wanted to visit the magical happy place that is Common Room, but can’t seem to find the time or energy to trek to their shop in Katipunan, Quezon City, great news: they’ve just opened their new (pop-up) branch at Power Plant Mall in Makati! This charming arts […] Read more »

Japanese Design Today 100 at the MET

Don't you love how the Japanese put so much thought into everyday products?Exhibit #9: the simple "G-type" soy sauce bottle allows you to pour sauce without leaving any annoying residue in the spout. OC heaven!

Did you know that July is Japanese-Philippine Friendship Month? How kawaii! To commemorate 60 years of Japanese-Filipino friendship, Japan Foundation Manila has lined up exciting activities, and we’re particularly keen on these two: the Japanese Design Today 100 exhibition, and EIGASAI (the Japan Film Festival). If you’re a fellow fan […] Read more »

Hot Picks at Row 101 Summer Pop-Up

Genuine leather  Sunday Tote in Fuchsia and Sunday Wristlet in Cream by Cocooni

There are very few things that would make us consider moving a muscle on a Saturday (and in this paralyzing heat!), but we hear that the Row 101 Summer Pop-up happening tomorrow at White Space has some sizzling fashion and lifestyle picks in store!     Row 101’s Miel Villamor […] Read more »

Oxygen X Billboard event at TriNoma


What are you doing tomorrow? A little birdie told us that there’s a fab fashion and music event happening at the TriNoma Activity Center at 4 PM!   Urban cool fashion brand Oxygen is teaming up with Billboard Music to bring you an exciting fashion show featuring the latest Oxygen […] Read more »

Free Japanese film screening

Miss Hokusai

Japan and animé fans! Have you heard of the film Sarusuberi: Miss Hokusai, featuring the untold story of the daughter of iconic Japanese artist Katsushika Hokusai? The Japan Foundation, Manila (JFM), will feature a free screening of this award-winning animation film tomorrow, February 27 (Saturday) from 3:30p.m. at the Shang […] Read more »

Pastel-pretty Valentine Look + Poetry Reading


Got a special date this Valentines? Here’s an idea when you want to look chic but not too intimidating, pretty but also casually cool for whatever adventure he’s cooked up (a picnic, a poetry reading*, or meeting his family, ack!): Start with a pastel-pretty jumpsuit by Florence Fling, and gold […] Read more »

Shed those pounds the healthy way!

Plant-based Diet

I caught up with my friend Janis over the holidays, and was amazed at her radical transformation. For years, I’ve seen her struggle with her weight, and now, she’s not only over 70 pounds lighter—she’s healthier and happier, too. Her turning point? Meeting nutritional coach Kay Sy. Janis says, “I […] Read more »