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Things are looking up.
Jones Lang LaSalle's City Momentum Index 2020 has named Manila as one of the world's most dynamic cities.Hyderabad topped the list along with other Indian cities such as Bengaluru, Chennai, Delhi, and more. While in Southeast Asia, Ho Chi Minh City, Hanoi, and
They say the island is "giving Bali a run for its money."
The Philippines' very own Siargao island continues to be Conde Nast Traveler's favorite. According to its forecast, the island's projected to ride its newfound global popularity all the way into 2020. After being voted as the Best Island in the World for 2018
His name is Johnkimverlu Tupas.
A Filipino has just been cast in the fifth season of the Japanese reality TV series Terrace House. 22-year-old Johnkimverlu Tupas, who works as a personal assistant, is set to make his first appearance on the 26th episode of the show, which may also
She's at it again!
Filipino model Hannah Locsin is seriously on a roll. After landing an enormous career milestone walking for Gucci at Milan Fashion Week Spring-Summer 2020 just last September (she's also, by the way, the very first homegrown talent to strut the Italian label's
Our seas got its own game!
While Filipino athletes have been winning gold medals left and right at the ongoing Southeast Asian Games, the Philippine sea (pun intended!) is making a statement of its own. The country bagged the title "World’s Leading Dive Destination" during the 26th World
Congratulations, Andi Amora!
Two years ago, local designer Andi Amora flew to the Land of the Rising Sun to compete at the Japanese International Fashion Designer. This 2019, Andi tried her luck for the second time around and won not just one, but two major
Meet Erica Paredes, the Filipina chef making waves in Paris.
When one thinks of the romantic city of Paris, France, she's probably often greeted with images of the Eiffel Tower while dining al fresco at a fancy restaurant, complete with a beret on her head. No one ever imagines Europeans duking it
If you're looking for top-notch quality footwear, you know where to go.
If there’s a word that can send a voracious shoe hoarder on high alert, it’s this: Marikina. Yup, as in the city.Any shoe connoisseur would know that the city of Marikina is best known for top-notch quality shoes, at an unbelievably affordable
Here's how aspiring designers can try out for the same opportunity.
There’s never a dull moment for Philippine fashion as seven proudly Pinoy brands dominated the global stage once more at the Premiere Classe Trade Show in Paris last September 27 to 30. An annual gathering of high-end accessory brands at Paris Fashion
She's an inspiration!
With talks on climate change and the clamor to do better taking center stage as of late, Dior's Creative Director, Maria Grazia Chiuri, turned the fashion house's Spring-Summer 2020 show into an environmental statement. Surrounded by a lush foliage of actual living,
They're proof that Pinoy talent is truly world class.
This month reins in another win for Filipino pride as 13 proudly Pinoy design brands recently participated in the Maison & Objet Trade Show, one of the leading design fairs in Europe. The show, held last September 6 to 10 at the
Its preserved beauty is an absolute must-see.
There's no question: The Philippines boasts of many breathless landmarks recognized for their beauty all over the globe. Where Siargao was recently hailed as one of the best islands in the world, another local destination was just afforded a similar title this
Joel Escober made an entire collection for the pageant.
There’s no denying the world class caliber of Filipino talent. Our local designers, in particular, are notable favorites of a number of international personalities around the world—be it for awards season, a film premiere, or a wedding. That said, nothing arguably showcases the
The Netflix movie has people sleeping with the lights on.
Following its Netflix release, Bea Alonzo's supernatural horror film Eeerie has picked up global acclaim, garnering recognition from international news sites, including titles like The Irish Sun, Dailymail UK, and People.com. Most recently, even Elle's online platform got the memo.The popular lifestyle magazine
Charlene Almarvez stars in Shu Uemura's new foundation campaign.
We just spotted a familiar face on Shu Uemura's Instagram, and it's none other than Filipina model Charlene Almarvez. She stars in the campaign for the Japanese beauty brand's Unlimited Foundation, which boasts of a wide shade range for a variety of skin tones.
Boracay and Palawan also made it to the top of the list for Asia!
This just in: Siargao was voted as the best island in the world! The verdict was made by readers of international luxury magazine Conde Nast Traveler, who also naturally deemed the destination as the best island in Asia. With over 429,000 voters
She's acting alongside Kevin Bacon!
Heads up, TV fans! Filipina model Charlene Almarvez is set to guest star in Hollywood’s newest crime series, City on a Hill.Charlene will be playing a character named Yvette Kaishek, who’s credited on the show’s official IMDB page to appear on its
Congratulations, Sam Lee!
Yet another win for Filipino pride, director Sam Lee's coming-of-age film Billie and Emma just won an award at the Inside Out LGBT Film Festival! Having been around for two decades, the international film circuit annually held in Toronto showcases the best
We can't wait to see her save the world!
Filipino fans of Marvel comics are having quite the time these days. Aside from Captain Marvel finally hitting theaters (and providing a clue to Avengers: Endgame), they've got a new superheroine to look out for: Wave, who is the first Filipino superhero
Like Jennifer Lopez, Rihanna, Taylor Swift, and Zac Efron!
From the beginning of her interior and event design career, Cyndi Fernandez has been surrounded by fashion. One of her first projects involved fashion events director Robby Carmona and designers Lesley Mobo and Mich Dulce. Her portfolio has since been packed with