Event category archives: Events

  • Where Life Meets Art: Jose Natori Celebrates 40 Years

  • Inspired by the ambiance of Philippine nature,  the ballroom of Manila House was decked in anahaw leaves to celebrate 40 years of Josie Natori’s eponymous brand. Treasured friends and guests greeted the luxury loungewear designer, whose offerings are sold in department stores all over the world. A display rack of lingerie, bathrobes and homewear in Natori’s signature colorful prints filled the spa[...]
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  • #RSVPLifestyleAsia: A Day at St. Luke’s

  • As part of the Lifestyle Asia’s 30th year in the publishing industry, St. Luke’s Medical Center-Global City partnered with the magazine for a special #RSVPLifestyleAsia party to launch St. Luke’s Aesthetics. The privileged few invited skipped work hours for the afternoon event, where a special spread by Bizu was served. Top doctors of t St. Luke’s Aesthetics briefly talked about the new facility s[...]
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  • Thea Jacinto weds Andy Ugarte in his Family's Beach home at Nasugbu

  • Andy Ugarte and Thea Jacinto met as teenagers. As Thea tells it, “Andy was the best friend of the older brother of one of my closest friends.” After graduating from college, they both moved to New York in the summer of 2010, and started dating a few years later. Of his romantic proposal, Thea says, “It was just the two of us in one of our favorite NYC spots. It was perfect.”  Their wedding took p[...]
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  • Burgers on the Go: 3 Reasons to Visit the New Raging Bull Burgers

  • Raging Bull Burgers has recently opened at Shangri-La at the Fort under Chef de Cuisine Nathan Griffin. The British national who also helms the restaurant Raging Bull Chophouse & Bar serves speciality burgers with inventive flavours, chargrilled and topped with locally found fresh produce. Best paired with a small town favourite drinks like a sweet milkshake, an ice cold Pilsner beer or a sh[...]
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  • Food Recommendations: Three Things to Order at Man Ho

  • Man Ho means Marriott in Cantonese. When the luxury hotel decided to open a premium restaurant serving the popular cuisine, they decided that the appropriate name would be their own, except translated into the ancient Chinese dialect. The restaurant itself is located at the bottom floor, next to the second lobby entrance. Large windows allows natural light to seep through a modern space with t[...]
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  • The Mystery of New York Millionaire Huguette Clark and Her Empty Mansions

  • In the turn of the 20th century, William H. Clark was one of the wealthiest men in the world. The Pennsylvania native, who was as prosperous as his rivals Carnegie and Vanderbilt, is now a lost figure in American history. Coming from humble beginnings, he slept under his wooden wagon during the winters of his youth. He participated in the California Gold Rush of the 1890s, before finding his t[...]
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  • Food Trip Around The World: 10 Restaurants in Metro Manila That WIll Satisfy Any Craving

  • Because of Manila's ever growing food culture, food trips around the Metro means you can easily order anything to satisfy a craving. Are you craving a vegan Paneer from India? Gourmet silog rice topped with chicharon from the Philippines? A good ole American burger and fries? Steaks charred to black, cooked the Argentinean way? French confections like the favorite tarte tatin? After work tapas as [...]
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  • The Pinnacle of Home Appliances: Dyson's Latest Vacuum

  • Dyson has developed their special digital motor V8 vacuum. Although compact, the Dyson Vacuum can spin at up to 11,000rpm. The cord-free vacuum that weighs only 2.6kg took a decade to develop, and sits at the pinnacle of home appliances. Compact and useful, the cleaner looks like a high-tech device, looking far from regular vacuums. “We've spent more than a decade and over £250million developin[...]
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  • A Grand Wedding Celebration with TWG

  • TWG Tea has recently released an exclusive wedding collection featuring the Grand Wedding Tea in Caviar Tea Tin, tea scented candles and tea accessories for a magnificent celebration. This selection will enhance a wedding day with luxurious flavours and aromas that can be remembered for a lifetime. TWG Tea’s Grand Wedding Tea has become a favourite at wedding receptions. It is a black tea blended [...]
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  • Miss Universe Comes To Town: A Black-Tie Dinner Celebration

  • The black tie dinner held at the SMX Halls was as much a welcome to country delegates of the Miss Universe Pageant as it was an opportunity for patrons and beauty contest followers to get up close and personal with them over a four-course dinner. Governor Chavit Singson, who is widely credited for making the international beauty contest happen in the country, acknowledged Kazuo Okada, SM Entertain[...]
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  • Atelier Nespresso Brings Coffee and Gastronomy Lovers to Japan

  • Atelier Nespresso is an event that periodically puts the spotlight on coffee and gastronomy in culinary capitals around the world. Previously held in London, Stockholm, Antwerp, Lyon and Sao Paulo,  it was recently in Asia for the first time last November 2016. Select chefs, sommeliers, bartenders, hotel managers and other VIP guests from around the region gathered together for the two-day affair [...]
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