Event category archives: Arts & Culture

  • Moncler and Unicef Warm Hearts This Winter

  • Some good news to brighten your day: a number of underprivileged children from different parts of the world will no longer have to wake up shivering from the harsh cold. This huge sigh of relief is thanks to the initiative 'WARMLY MONCLER FOR UNICEF’ which aims to provide clothing and dedicated winter kits to children and other underprivileged families across the globe. Moncler, the luxury Ital[...]
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  • Farewell, Pitoy (25 February 1930- 15 January 2018)

  • Lifestyle Asia Editor in Chief Anna Isabel C. Sobrepeña bids farewell to fashion icon, Fashion tzar of Asia Pitoy Moreno (25 February 1930-January 15 2018).  Margie Moran-Floirendo went to Pitoy Moreno for special occasions.  She modeled for him and, thereafter, would come to the prominent fashion designer for special clothes, particularly the Filipina dress. “His terno fit beautifully,” says t[...]
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  • Hubert de Givenchy and Audrey Hepburn: A Love Story

  • The on-screen and off-screen collaborations of Herbert de Givenchy and Audrey Hepburn resulted not only to iconic pop culture moments, but revolutionized the fashion world’s idea of the modern woman “Clothes are positively a passion with me. I love them to the point where it is practically a vice,” said a young Audrey Hepburn, on the set of her second feature film Sabrina in 1953. The young sta[...]
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  • Do The Wong Kar-Wai Aesthetic The Posh Way

  • Wong Kar-Wai is the grandmaster behind the vibrant, dreamy, sensuous aesthetic of Asian cinema. His penchant for a moody, high-contrast mesh of colors translates so well on film, it steals the narrative’s spotlight. In the end, viewers are left breathless—almost hypnotized, and completely indulged in a story which most critics actually claim to be either befuddling, alluring, or overreaching. Th[...]
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  • Exotic Travel Destinations Inspired by Your Favorite Films

  • Exotic locations around the world are ideal travel destinations for lovers of cinema. -- Pantelleria, Italy A Bigger Splash (2015) Italian auteur Luca Guadagnino’s sun-drenched 2015 film A Bigger Splash finds its location in an isolated Italian island called Pantelleria, right off the Sicilian coast. The movie stars Tilda Swinton as a rock star recovering from throat surgey, whose relaxing [...]
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  • The Most Lavish Villa To Stay In For Your Next Roman Holiday

  • Situated a few miles from central Rome is the opulent Palazzo Odescalchi—the star of your next Roman holiday. Rich in lush interiors that served as first-hand witnesses to the extravagant lives of the royal Odescalchi clan, the Palazzo Odescalchi is now open for your lounging pleasure thanks to its owner, Princess Maria Pace Odescalchi, who kept it in restoration for the past two years. Now deem[...]
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  • Why It’s Easy To Fall In-Love With Cape Town

  • We are in-love with Cape Town, and there’s no turning back. For those of you who don’t know, Cape Town is a port city on South Africa’s southwest coast. On one side, there’s the wharf, bustling with activities, shops, restaurants and local artisan fare—and on the other side, there’s the majestic Table mountain. The mild winter weather, sights and the coffee-at-hand create the ideal trifecta for a[...]
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  • Meet Romulo Galicano: The Artist Society Lines Up For

  • Romulo Galicano is at it again. Probably the most prestigious filipino portraitist today, his works are coveted by the rich and powerful, who line up for as long as three years to have themselves rendered in the most life-like, detailed, compelling and true-to-character “action portraits.” Galicano is a world champion in the genre, having won top awards including the grand prize at the Internatio[...]
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  • The Most Picturesque Places In The World

  • To restrict an enumeration of just some of the most beautiful places in the world would be a crime, simply because there is so much that have yet to be discovered by the human race. While we have a whole lifetime to figure out these missing pieces, for now we can remain grateful for the natural wonders we have the privilege of enjoying during our existence. Do yourselves a favor and list these pl[...]
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  • How To Achieve All Your New Year's Resolutions

  • It’s that time of the year again where you promise to lose 20 pounds this year and live a “happier and more meaningful life”. We’re not saying this is completely impossible, however, it has become quite generic. Before you take out your notepads and start on your vision boards, we urge you to halt for a second and consider the following: Rewire your goals and resolutions based on what you want to[...]
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  • Lifestyle Asia's Editor-In-Chief Shares Her Ultimate Travel Essentials

  • No one does a vacation quite like Anna Sobrepeña. The Editor-In-Chief of Lifestyle Asia is usually seen jet-setting her way across the globe, making memories not just for herself, but to share with the world. Now, she chooses to share another thing with all of us: her ultimate travel essentials, so you can journey into the world in style just as she does. May this serve as true packing inspiratio[...]
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  • What To Throw Away For A Fresh 2018 Wardrobe

  • One of the most exciting things about the new year is the chance to start fresh and wipe the slate clean. Gone are the speed bumps of the past as we look forward to a new chapter filled with bountiful opportunities and beginnings. Same goes for your wardrobe. We believe it’s about time to ditch the unnecessary baggage to make space for some new pieces that will surely get you ready for battle t[...]
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