Event category archives: Launches

  • HSBC's Gold Visa Cash Back Credit Card Will Make Dining, Shopping and Travel More Rewarding

  • The HSBC Gold Visa Cash Back Credit Card was just launched as the ultimate dining, shopping and travel companion that instantly gives cash back. Along with a long list of offers and promotions, each credit card has no minimum spend requirement, and includes 5% cash back on dining transactions, 0.5% cash back on all other transactions, automatic crediting of rebates every calendar month, cash back [...]
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  • 3 Reasons We Love Burberry's new DK88 Collection

  • Inspired by Burberry's iconic Trench Leather, the new DK88 collection has finally revealed its full assortment of bags and pieces. Here are three reasons, we're falling for the playful, new collection. 1. It pays homage to Burberry's roots, although brings it to the modern age.  The DK88 collection pays tribute to the fabric at the very center of the Burberry story, Trench Leather. The n[...]
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  • Louis Vuitton Opens its 2nd Store in Manila with a Grand Celebration

  • Fashion lovers and society regulars flocked to Solaire for the opening of Louis Vuitton's second store in the Philippines. The French fashion house sealed off the entire hallway leading to the new luxury boutique, where guests drank cocktails and uploaded on their social media under the hashtag #LVPhilippines. The party continued inside the store as people gathered to watch a French artisan demons[...]
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  • A Journey to Old Manila for French Cuisine

  • Chef de Cuisine Bertrand Charles is spending most of his time at The Peninsula Manila’s signature restaurant, Old Manila. Its kitchen is his new workplace where his culinary artistry is being plated for discriminating paltes. Working gratis at a Moroccan brasserie in France ignited a passion for cooking. Not too long after, he enrolled at the Lycee Pelyvalent Hotellerie Stanislas in Nancy and[...]
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  • Brian Poe Llamanzares and Alex Eduque Make Time for Change

  • Two friends sit on the long table in a private conference room of a well-lit office, bantering about friends, family and good memories. They move in the same circles and are comfortable calling each other out for past mistakes and funny behavior. Alexandra Madrigal Eduque and Brian Poe Llamanzares, are scions of two families whose shared values and a project involving his new timepiece company a[...]
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  • Vania Romoff Presents Her Latest Collection During an Afternoon Show at the Park Central Towers Showroom

  • Ayala Land Premier and lifestyle site The Edition launched its first of a series of curated events with a preview of fashion designer Vania Romoff’s Fall/Winter ’17 collection. Held at the showroom of Ayala Land Premier’s upcoming project Park Central Towers, models donned Romoff’s creations while walking through the property as if it were the runway. Vania’s first collection after a year featured[...]
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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 3 Things That Excite Us About Sofitel’s French Month

  • Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila's French Month Festival this July aims to take gastronomes and patrons into a culinary journey through France with the arrival of Master Chef Patrick Terrein, weekends filled with wine tastings, and a vibrant celebration on Bastille Day weekend. French Master Chef Patrick Terrien will be Cooking at Sofitel Celebrated Chef Patrick Terrein brings his exemplary [...]
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  • Chef Anton Moismann Re-Creates a Dish He Made for Princess Diana at a Dinner in Marco Polo Ortigas

  • A four-course, wine-pairing menu by two Michelin star chef and Officer of the Order of the British Empire Anton Mosimann was good reason for busy members of the business community and Swiss expats to head to Marco Polo Ortigas for lunch. Mosimann is recognized for his work heading the culinary teams that served five British Prime Ministers and several royal banquets including the nuptials of Diana[...]
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  • Watching Atom Moore: New York City Photographer Collaborates with Tudor for a Special Art Exhibit

  • New York-based photographer Atom Moore proudly sits at Michelin-star restaurant Epure located by the Hong Kong bay. He has a glass of vino in hand and makes a celebratory toast with his wife Catherine. It is a night to rejoice, having just launched his first exhibit in Asia in partnership with Tudor. Wearing an electric blue tuxedo and countless tattoos, he looks pretty much like a Big Apple artis[...]
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