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Rivermaya Is Back With A Heavy Rock N’ Roll Feels Single ‘Manila’


 Thanks to Azrael, I woke up to the sound of the ‘new’ Rivermaya. Heavy with the rock n’ roll feels, it looks like the Filipino rock band has finally ‘found’ its right place back once again. For more than 23 years, Rivermaya has been currently moving in circles with different lineup since frontman Bamboo Mañalac departed from the band in 1998. The unexpected departure paved the way for Rico Blanco to assume the primary vocals with remaining member Mark Escueta. Perf de Castro and Nathan Azarcon were replaced by Kakoy Legaspi, Mike Elgar, and Japs Sergio in 2001. Japs penned […]


UT space opens at UNIQLO SM Megamall


 Starting this month, you’ll not get lost anymore on your way inside UNIQLO SM Megamall when you search for your favorite Marvel, Disney (Mickey Mouse), Star Wars, and other collections that you enjoy wearing. UNIQLO SM Megamall just opened the new UT space section on Friday, April 28, to highlight the brand’s latest UT collections. UT at SM Megamall will feature all the Spring/Summer 2017 collection highlights, including EPICE Design, Futura, KAWS x Peanuts, and Magic For All – Mickey Blue and Star Wars. A wide range of other popular UT collection will also be available. It’s great to see UNIQLO Philippines COO, Mr. Katsumi […]


UNIQLO LifeWear 2017 Spring/Summer collection


 UNIQLO’s 2017 Spring/Summer collection is composed of timeless LifeWear pieces that will cover every aspect of life. Designed with such elegance, every piece becomes the building blocks for any style. It showcased diversified clothing style for every type of personality, occasion, and daily activities that combines Uniqlo’s style and innovation for each individual. UNIQLO Lifewear 2017 Spring/Summer collection press preview was held last February 23 at Whitespace Manila attended by the COO himself, Mr. Katsumi Kubota and UNIQLO Philippines General Manager, Geraldine Sia alongside today’s digital influencers from fashion to lifestyle blogs. UNIQLO Lifewear 2017 Spring/Summer collection presented the DENIM, WORK SMART, […]


Take a break and shop at Tutuban Center


 For many years, even before the biggest and modern malls  mushroomed in the metropolis, Tutuban Center in Divisoria is one of the shopping haven of Filipinos. Tutuban Center became more of a convenient place to shop as it sits in the main train station of the Philippine National Railway (PNR), the Tutuban station most commonly known as Manila station or Divisoria train station. Tutuban is a hunter’s paradise for those who loves shopping on a budget and bargain commodities from personal to home improvement needs. Shopping could go so well even if you only have a P1000 budget in your purse […]

Converse Fall-Holiday 2016 Counter Climate Footwear and Apparel Collection Press Preview


 Converse has been around for more than a hundred years and younger generations have found love to this sneakers shoe brand. Why? Because the brand keeps on innovating. Remember when they released the Chuck Taylor All Star II in 2015? The classic Chuck Taylor was given a more comfortable design feature yet retaining that original look that everybody love. This year, Converse produced another great design by coming up with a waterproof sneaker design opt to battling weather head-on this Fall/Holiday 2016 season, combining classic with premium, weatherized features. The debut of the Fall/Holiday 2016 Converse Counter Climate Footwear and Apparel Collection […]


PayMaya #NowNation Go Shopping


 When we travel, it’s not only the transportation, accommodation, and food that matters. Especially when you’re in a different place, the first thing (or should we say, the last thing before you leave) on your itinerary is shopping. Shopping for items that you’ll be needing during the course of your trip or shopping for souvenirs before going back home.     Okay, shopping could be anytime. Not just when you travel. You go shopping after Sunday church. You go shopping when you want to reward yourself for that great achievement you’ve accomplished. You go out shopping to buy things you […]


Uniqlo collaborates with Monde Nissin for Lucky Me! and Bingo limited edition tees


 After their exciting collaboration with the Philippines’ No. 1 food chain, Jollibee, Uniqlo continues to impart the brand’s campaign of introducing local products to Uniqlo’s South East Asia Corporate Collaboration. This time around, Monde Nissin partners with the apparel brand to create a casual clothing T-shirts carrying the distinctive designs of iconic Filipino brand, Lucky Me! and the country’s favorite cookie sandwich, Bingo. “The collaboration between Monde Nissin Corporation and Uniqlo sees the coming together of two companies that have well-loved brands and share the same goal of being part of people’s lives through their world-class products,” says Melissa Pabustan, […]


Binibining Pilipinas 2016 Top 15 Finalists


 Here are the Binibining Pilipinas 2016 Top 15 Finalists in their swimsuits as announced last night, April 17, at the Binibining Pilipinas 2016 Grand Coronation Night held at Smart Araneta Coliseum. They are: Binibini 31 Kylie Verzosa Binibini 16 Vina Prulla Openiano Binibini 5 Riana Agatha Pangindian Binibini 38 Angelica Alita Binibini 22 Apriel Smith Binibini 9 Roshiela Tobias Binibini 4 Kimberle Mae Penchon Binibini 13 Joanna Eden Binibini 29 Maxine Medina Binibini 27 Dindi Joy Pajares Binibini 26 Jennifer Ruth Hammond Binibini 11 Nicole Cordoves Binibini 37 Jehza Huelar Binibini 28 Nichole Marie Manalo Binibini 12 Edjelyn Gamboa Viewed 128803 […]


Olivia Medina and Tom Esconde named Century Tuna Superbods Nation 2016 Grand Winners


 Olivia Medina and Tom Esconde are named Century Tuna Superbods Nation 2016 Grand Winners during Century Tuna Superbods Nation 2016 Finals Night held at The Palace Pool Club last Sunday, April 10. Ranking higher among the 26 Superbods Nation 2016 candidates, Olivia and Tom emerged as winners bringing home Php 500,000 each and a 1-year contract with Century Tuna during their reign. Special awards were also given such as Superbod Beachbody awarded to Ambra Gutierrez and Shawn Stansbury; Fitness First Fittest Individual to Ambra Gutierrez and Clint Bondad; Belo Beautiful Skin to Chet Abella and Clint Bondad; Stylish Superbod of […]


NBA Philippines officially opens third NBA Store in TriNoma Ayala Mall


 Today, 14th day of March 2016, the National Basketball Association (NBA) officially opens its third NBA Store in the Philippines located at the Ground Level, TriNoma Ayala Mall in Quezon City. This third NBA Store brandishes the most comprehensive selections of NBA products from 30 NBA teams including official jerseys, footwear, performance gear, lifestyle apparel, basketballs, toys, and collectibles, according to International  Athletic Trading Company, Inc. (IATC) President and CEO Melvin Lloyd Lim earlier today during the opening ceremony of the NBA Store. Joining Lim, NBA Philippines Managing Director Carlo Singson mentioned the importance of NBA fanbase in sorting locations […]


Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice Choose Your Side on SM Supermalls


 It was an exciting afternoon when Warner Bros. Consumer Products, DC Entertainment, and licensing representatives Pacific Licensing Studios (PLS) in the Philippines made all the fanboys and fangirls dreams come true as everyone got to witness the much-anticipated reveal of the detailed 1:1 scale replica of the Batmobile – as seen on Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice movie which will be showing here in the Philippines on March 26, 2016. Presented by Warner Bros. Pictures, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice is directed by Zack Snyder (Man of Steel) and stars Oscar winner Ben Affleck (Argo) as Batman/Bruce Wayne […]


Flaunt in style with UNIQLOxStarWars UT Collection


 Right before the epic Philippine film showing of Star Wars: Episode VII The Force Awakens, UNIQLO global fashion brand unveiled the Star Wars UT Collection limited edition to capture the Star Wars moment when you go out and watch the movie. This limited edition features new characters from the film franchise such as the droid BB-8, Kylo Ren, and Captain Phasma, and also includes iconic Star Wars characters like the all-time favorites Darth Vader, Master Yoda, and Chewbacca. Not to mention that Stormtroopers and Star Wars logo are also included in the UNIQLO Star Wars UT Collection for 2015 that everybody will love. Aside […]


Boardwalk launches Share at Walk to Share Lifestyle event


 In line with its vision to address poverty through social entrepreneurship, Lifestyle-brand Boardwalk launched Share, a fashion and lifestyle sub-brand with a social development platform. Share, an initiative of the Share Foundation by Boardwalk in partnership with Boardwalk Charity Foundation Incorporated, aims to elevate fashion into a social development platform by allocating 25% of each Share item sold for its business starter program. The program aims to assist people from economically-challenged communities in helping them gain capital and confidence, and enhance their skills and sensibilities to have a fair shot at business success. The Walk to Share Lifestyle event, which was held last […]


Flying to Seoul and Japan at this time of the year is the perfect fleece fashion get-up days


 For travelers visiting Seoul and Japan this time of the month should prepare for the cold weather as they embark from the airport and visit wonderful places in these two lovely destinations. Apart from the festivals from October all the way to December and far reaching up to February, people start to wear more coats, windproof jackets, and fleece outwear as this month signals the transition from summer to winter season in Seoul and Japan. We’ve experienced autumn in Seoul where temperature drops to 7°C and coming from a tropical country, the need to prepare jackets and coats for the cold weather is a must-haves […]


Why NBA All-Star Ron Harper chose jersey No. 9


 You think that basketball stars just wear their jerseys and had the number on them without specific reasons? Well here’s what Ron Harper has to say on why he chose jersey No. 9 during his stint with Chicago Bulls. “I recalled MJ wearing the jersey No. 9 when he played for the U.S. Team,” said Harper at the opening of the 2nd NBA Store in the Philippines last October 16 at the SM Megamall, Mega Fashion Hall. Managed by International Athletic Trading Company, Inc. (IATC), the new NBA Store will offer basketball enthusiasts authentic NBA merchandise and memorabilia. The store will feature an […]


LEMAIRE collection available in select UNIQLO stores


 Four UNIQLO branches stand out as having the widest and most complete selection of apparels for men and women, kids, and babies in the Philippines. Not only these four large stores from UNIQLO in Metro Manila carry limited-edition pieces from International brands and designer such as DISNEY Magic for All, Ines De La Fressange, the leading global Japanese brand also carries LEMAIRE collection with the recent partnership with French designer Christophe Lemaire. The UNIQLO and LEMAIRE collection represents the LifeWear concept for men and women and will be available in UNIQLO branches in SM Megamall, SM North EDSA, SM Aura, and […]


Runway models who rocked the New Levi’s Women’s Denim Collection for Fall 2015


 These are photos of the runway models who rocked the New Levi’s Women’s Denim Collection for Fall 2015 at Valkyrie Nightclub in Uptown BGC, Taguig on the night of July 31, 2015. It was the night of the Blue Moon and all these ladies rocked with LOT 700 – named after the first-ever pair of Levi’s women’s jeans. This signature fit includes 710 Super Skinny, 711 Skinny, 712 Slim, 714 Straight, 715 Bootcut, and 721 High Rise Skinny. Designed specifically for the Asian woman, the jeans are crafted with a slimmer thigh, flattering leg, and contoured seat for a little […]

​Model, endorser, and athlete Daniel Matsunaga enthuses about Moshi, his go-to brand for that stylish bag that complements his well-polished look. As a modern, style-conscious and cosmopolitan man, the Brazilian-Japanese is the ideal Power Mac Center brand ambassador for Moshi, whose array of accessories effortlessly fit the profile.

Moshi, US accessories brand, premieres in Philippine Fashion Week


 Back then, fashion was mostly about women and their dressing styles. But gone are the days when fashion was ambiguous for male population. Now men have their own way of styling—something modern. They are starting to change the perception that female dominates the fashion industry, inspired by key influencers. From persistent boring to being suave shows how men are now adapting and moving fashion-forward, even here in the Philippines. Fashion designer Anthony Nocom expressed, “Men’s attitude towards fashion is changing. They are trying to find out who they are and create their own style. There’s a greater sense of individualism.” […]

3rd Station: PAINT

Lee Jeans introduces denim innovation through Denim Rip and Repair Workshop


 Lee Jeans, the brand that established an impressive denim heritage, proved again their purposeful craftsmanship through “Denim Refreshment”, a new fashion to dress up your jeans the DIY way. Lee Denim Rip and Repair was launched May 29, 2015 at SM Mall of Asia, Atrium that marks as the start of a 3-day workshop breathing from contemporary to classic–thus, “Denim Refreshment”. Present in the event is the launching of Jade Fusion, a temperature-reducing wear. It was crafted with natural jade that is famous for its heat-resistant property, giving the wearers cooler feeling by its improved breathability and moisture management. The […]

adidas Marvel Avengers collection.

adidas shows love for Marvel as they launch unique collection for kids and adult


  adidas continues to amaze their consumers as they introduce their newest collection this spring for kids and adult; new footwear and apparel inspired by three superheroes from the blockbuster Marvel Studios film, Avengers: Age of Ultron, which hit global cinemas last April. Avenger fans will surely get hooked by the newest collection that features fresh designs reflecting the unique personalities of the three superheroes: Hulk, Iron Man, and Captain America. Both footwear and apparel are designed for infants, little kids and youth boys; designs included are full head-to-toe outfits with matching accessories to complete every Avenger fans’ wardrobe. The […]

Oakley X-Metal® Collection

The new Oakley sunglasses’ Badman and Madman from the X-Metal Collection feature Plutonite Lenses


 “Think outside the box, they say; in Oakley, there is no box.” Oakley launches two new products from their X-Metal Collection at the URBN Bar in The Fort, BGC on Thursday, April 16, 2015. Oakley’s Marketing Manager, Carlo Dionisio expounded that the eyewear company’s newest product Madman and Badman is just as great as their previous product and even better at the same time. “No other eyewear rand comes near in design and innovation with Oakley,” Dionisio said. The new Polarized Badman and Madman are made of the best materials in order to achieve its optical purity and clarity, making […]


For men only, Dockers “Get Ready” Spring-Summer 2015 collection


 Dockers unveiled “Get Ready” Spring-Summer 2015 collection at the SM Megamall branch a few days ago. The launch was hosted by RJ Ledesma and attended by fashion and lifetyle bloggers in Manila. International producer Mike Carandang and Brian Poe-Llamanzares, a youth advocate and son of Sen. Grace Poe-Llamanzares, also came to witness the launch of the latest collection from Dockers. The sneak preview showcased the new styles of Dockers’ Spring-Summer 2015 collection perfect for the young and young-minded gentlemen of the millennium.   The 2015 collection includes Dockers Alpha Collection and Signature Khaki. Dockers Alpha Collection touts the attitude and ambition […]

UNIQLO PHILIPPINES NEW STORES. UNIQLO is set to open 8 more stores nationwide by 2015.

UNIQLO to open 8 more stores in the Philippines by 2015


 This was announced during the launch of UNIQLO 2014 Fall/Winter Collection held last September 5, 2014 at the Mega Fashion Hall of SM Megamall. UNIQLO, the global fashion giant, will open 8 more stores nationwide by early 2015, towards the goal of a nationwide network. UNIQLO currently manages 16 stores in the Philippines, the most recently opened was at SM City Santa Rosa last August 2014. “We have enjoyed a warm welcome from our customers in the Philippines, and have grown rapidly. The opening of these new stores further expands UNIQLO’s presence, and creates more local jobs. We are excited […]