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Customize Your Gifts This Season

September 24, 2017 10:00 am by Vicki Abary

Every year without fail, a couple I know gives all their friends a set of personalized notecards for Christmas – myself included. And each Christmas, no matter what else I may receive, I am truly grateful for those notecards because not only do they replace the cards I had been […]

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MaArte at the Pen: An Intimate Fair with Only the Best 31

August 8, 2017 7:00 pm by Cheenee Otarra

Colorful, embroidered indigenous woven textiles, custom brews of tea, bespoke artisan fragrances, unique jewelry and home accessories – these are just some of the treasures you can expect to find at the MaArte at the Pen, happening on August 11-13, 2017 at The Gallery, The Peninsula Manila. Out of hundreds […]

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10 Rain-Ready Picks For This Season

July 2, 2017 7:00 pm by Katrina Castaneda

We’re finally bidding the sunny and long days a farewell and making way for the grey weather. Be armed with these rain-ready items you need to survive the unpredictable weather without having to sacrifice comfort and style. Portable Speaker, P299.75, The SM Store They say July is the time to […]

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Oscar Mejia Fragrances: Embodying Experiences and Memories

June 27, 2017 7:00 pm by Cheenee Otarra

Oscar Mejia, Filipino perfumer, muses, “When you smell something for the first time, it is committed to your memory and emotions and that develops a strong bond. It brings you back to the first time you smelled it and how you felt.” Studies show that it takes a slow and […]

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V&M Naturals: Consciously Beautiful with A Heart

June 22, 2017 7:00 pm by Eunice Guzon

By: Eunice Guzon & Hera Batara Today, the growing conscious movement is beginning to permeate almost all aspects of life for those of us who decide to be mindful of the truth, that how the way we live affects our health, other people and the earth. We are becoming more […]

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Purposeful Gifting with Winsome Boxes

June 20, 2017 7:00 pm by Gabriella Galvez

There’s no doubt that gift-giving is a surefire way to create, foster, and strengthen meaningful personal and professional relationships. While finding and receiving the perfect gift can be exciting—there are moments when even the most well-meaning individuals could end up giving whatever is readily available, due to time or resource […]

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Find the Perfect Fit From These Local Bridal Boutiques

June 4, 2017 7:00 pm by Katrina Castaneda

You just got engaged, now what? The wants versus the needs for the big day keeps piling up but there’s no doubt that on top of every bride’s priority is her wedding dress. There are a number of designers and bridal shops to check out but we’ve narrowed down your […]

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16 Wedding Giveaways Your Guests Will Love

May 31, 2017 7:00 pm by Gabriella Galvez

As weddings become more and more contemporary, so do couples become more creative at coming up with what to give to their entourage and guests. Gone are the glass figurines and beer cozies stamped with the couple’s name and wedding date—we’ve come up with a shortlist for 16 customizable wedding […]

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Swimsuit Shopping Made Easy with SOS’s Anne Bella Arguelles

May 14, 2017 7:00 pm by Gabriella Galvez

  To live in the tropics is to be blessed with an overabundance of sun, meaning swimsuit season can run practically the whole year. While all styles look cute enough to wear as they hang waiting on store racks, deciding which one(s) to try on and eventually buy can take […]

A Little Bit of Everything for Mom

May 4, 2017 7:00 pm by Katrina Castaneda

This Mother’s Day, curate a well thought of special gift for her because we know that she deserves nothing but the best. Spoil the Queen of your hearts and homes as we share these gift ideas that are perfect for every type of mom and works around with your chosen […]