Category: Fashion and Beauty
Around The World With My Favorite Travel Shoes– Melissa– And How They Can Take YOU To Paradise This Summer!
Melissa is, no doubt, one of my favorite footwear brands. The brand from Brazil is not only stylish, but they have the best collaborations with some of the hottest designers in the world– not just fashion (Karl Lagerfeld, Vivienne Westwood, Jason Wu) but also architects […]
Africa’s Beauty Secret, Marula Oil By John Paul Selects, Now In The Philippines– at SM Department Stores
Move over Argan and Jojoba… is Marula Oil the new “IT” oil? This was the headline question posed by Elle USA last February 2015. The completely virgin, wild harvested, hand-selected, and cold pressed oil made from the marula nut from South Africa and Madagascar– with no added […]
Yes, that’s right– Jo Malone London— will finally be in the Philippines this October 2015! The British fragrance house, under the Estee Lauder Group of Companies, will be occupying the space of Aldo Accessories in Greenbelt 5, Makati.
In the Philippines, furniture trade shows are actually more like lifestyle events— catering not only to buyers and exporters, but also to shoppers and consumers– most who seek to further their home collections or wardrobes– with artisan, one-of-a-kind wares not commercially available at the next mall. (Tip: […]
My 2015 started out kind of well, blah. I had been working so hard in front of my computer over the holidays that I didn’t leave my house from Christmas Day to New Year’s Eve! So when January finally rolled in, I found myself sick […]
I love special limited edition collaborations between fashion and beauty brands. You literally get the best of both worlds– the season’s colors, plus a designer clutch/ bag/ tote/ purse to keep for life! Some of my favorites that I’ve kept over the years:
I still can’t believe I have my own jewelry line! Sometime last year, Denovo Diamonds proprietors, husband-and-wife team Caryll Martinez-Benitez and Jose Benitez, and genius brand architect Amor Maclang of Geiser Maclang invited me to design a line for them. They wanted to make Denovo different from the […]
A lot of people ask me how to do my signature smokey eye– here’s my secret! And why I look like I’m 21! ;-p In Mons Romulo’s column in today’s Philippine Star. Happy Sunday!
恭喜發財！新年快樂！Gong Xi Fa Cai! Happy Lucky Year of the Horse! 🙂 Some people believe that cutting their hair before the lunar year will bring them luck. I, on the other hand, take every ushering of the new year– that’s both 2014 and now, the year […]
Day #2 of Milan Fashion Week: Stuart Weitzman Flagship Opening with Mr. Weitzman, Kate Moss and Olivia Palermo