Finest in Dining and Wining

Finest in Dining and Wining The Philippines continually embraces new influences and exciting developments in living la dolce vita, and one that we cheerfully welcome is the restaurant boom. There is no better way to discover the latest and the best dining hot spots, or learn of the finest in culinary art and expertise than…

CELEBRATIONS WITH A PASSION: Cecile Licad: I love Chopin & My Memorable Champagne Birthday Celebration

CELEBRATIONS WITH A PASSION:                   Cecile Licad:  I love Chopin  &  My Memorable Champagne Birthday Celebration An all-Chopin solo piano performance by Leventritt Gold Medal concert pianist Cecile Licad delighted the guests at the Manila Polo Club’s main lounge. Filled to a full house, the sublimely relaxed evening was set in a graceful and captivating…

Elegant Filipina

Elegant Filipina ‘TingTing’s List: The Elegant Filipina’ represents admirable figures of womanhood where elegance is keynote, headed by two women of beauty and refinement themselves – Consul general Fortune Ledesma and TingTing Cojuangco.  It was an epic moment for my hubby Rupert when Harper’s Bazaar‘s “100 Most Beautiful Women in the World”, TingTing de los…

Miss Universe’ Birthday Dinner at Home

Miss Universe’ Birthday Dinner at Home At her beautifully well-appointed condo done in modernist aesthetics and with a panoramic view of the city, former Miss Universe and current president of the Cultural Center of the Philippines, Margie Moran Floirendo was an image of a woman who does what she loves, and loves what she does. …

Celebrations: The Champagne Society of the Phil. and Mr. Faaabvlous Birthday Dinner

Celebrations:  The Champagne Society of the Phil.  and Mr. Faaabvlous Birthday Dinner   People love birthday parties – there’s always a sense of sharing and bonding.  It’s a celebration of the art of living; of living the good life.   Artist photographer famed for his “Photographer to the Faaabvlous” exhibits, Rupert Jacinto had a fabulous milestone…

A DREAM COME TRUE

        A DREAM COME TRUE Celebrating love is universal and a perfect wedding, whether grand or intimate can be beautifully orchestrated with service that caters to a couples’ every whim.  Now on its sixth year, “Marry Me at Marriott” is the much-awaited bridal event that has inspired and thrilled the imagination.  Known for its weddings…

MEN ACHIEVERS

                                                MEN ACHIEVERS Possessing values of integrity, work ethics, and not resting on ones laurels, yet mindful of his contribution to society gives a man the impetus for greatness.  The Men Who Matter awards recognize these productive members of society.  The MWM 2018 awardees have carved out a solid niche of highly respected position in…

Party Queen Agile Zamora & Wilcon’s Way of Giving Back

Party Queen Agile Zamora  Partying is in Agile Zamora’s genes.  It was no surprise then that the Party Queen’s big 50 bash was the ultimate dance party of the year. It was celebrated in a style reminiscent of the disco days of the famous Faces and Stargazer clubs back then.  Always in the scene with…

Rock and Roll Bash Like No Other to Celebrate Louie Ablaza’s 80th

Rock and Roll Bash Like No Other to Celebrate Louie Ablaza’s  80th In the present-day world of octogenarians Consul Louie Ablaza stands apart, encapsulating the charm of  the quintessential gentleman of the Old World.  Inspired by a novelty invitation of a jukebox with a 45 RPM copy where the song “Rock Around the Clock” could…

Socialite-Artist Vicky Zubiri Exhibit Benefits CPN

Socialite-Artist Vicky Zubiri Exhibit Benefits CPN Transcending reality by imagination is one way of being free, inasmuch as the adventures of the mind is limitless.  The legendary, glamorous socialite Vicky Zubiri has succeeded in paving her own style of art, becoming one of Manila’s accomplished artists in the process.  After two previous solo exhibits, Vicky’s…