Tokyo OQT next for Pinoy fencers

By WAYLON GALVEZ After an inspiring performance in the 30th Southeast Asian (SEA) Games, the fencing national team is gearing up for two important tournaments next year, including the Olympic Qualifying Tournament in Seoul, South Korea. The Filipino fencers contributed to the Philippine Team’s successful campaign as it bagged two gold medals, two silvers and […]

Fashionably Filipino

By Rey Robes Ilagan Images by Ronan Capili Now on its sixth run, the Designers’ Holiday Bazaar returns to The Gallery of Greenbelt 5 from Nov. 15 to Dec. 15. The yearly bazaar, organized by sisters Bea Zobel Jr. and Sofia Elizalde, offers proudly Filipino-made products from fashion items to home decor. More than patronizing local […]

Wong Chu King Foundation, Inc., donates books to schools in Quezon

By the Manila Bulletin Through its president, Nelia Wongchuking, and executive director, Alexander Wongchuking, the Wong Chu King Foundation, Inc., in commemoration of its 30th anniversary, wishes to share the dream of the hopeful children in their ambition for good education and to take part in the spiritual growth among the youth. The company has donated variety […]

Feeding the 5,000

The 24-hour kitchen was led by the Culinarya Pampanga team, who divided themselves into different sections By Kristelle Bechayda | Images by Roc Verdera Anyone who has stepped foot inside the New Clark City complex in Capas, Tarlac, has been awestruck by an aesthetic aspect of the development, if not its entirety. Recently, what has […]

This Milk Tea Is Actually Healthy

Filipinos don’t just love milk tea, we’re addicted to it! The passionate affair didn’t just happen overnight. Shops have been around the country for quite some time. In fact, milk tea has been in the Philippines for 11 years. An enterprising couple first brought the Taiwanese beverage in 2008. Soon, smaller, homegrown milk tea stalls […]

The Scent of Love

By Kim Reyes-Palanca Fragrances instantly awaken “scent memories” in our brain. With a whiff, a scent can play out a story in one’s mind—vividly, intensely, as if the story just happened yesterday. When it comes to scents we wear, we all have fragrance preferences that influence our scent personalities. These so-called signature scents are the […]

Shift

People have seen online several photos of Henry Cavill sporting long white hair and in black armor suit. Well, it’s not for a cosplay event: the hunk is Geralt of Riva, protagonist on Netflix’s upcoming series “The Witcher.”

Sunnies Face collaborates with Rosie Huntington-Whiteley’s Rose Inc.

By John Legaspi For its first-ever collaboration, Sunnies Face tapped British supermodel, actress, and businesswoman Rosie Huntington-Whiteley for a limited edition beauty kit. As a social influencer and a model, Rosie is not new to the beauty scene. She handles Rose Inc., a New York-based online beauty destination offering beauty-savvy individuals an insider’s look on […]

‘CINE KASIMANWA’ NOW SHOWING IN ILOILO CITY THEATERS

by TARA YAP Every holiday season, Filipino moviegoers look forward to the Metro Manila Film Festival (MMFF).  But since early December, audiences have flocked to Iloilo City movie theaters for the Cine Kasimanwa: The Western Visayas Film Festival. The annual event founded by artist and director Elvert Bañares is screening more than 150 films including full-length films, […]