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Welcome to LeBunny Bleu, the land of the cutest flats you ever did see. I tell you, I fell in love the moment I stepped foot into LeBunny Bleu's store in Shangri-La. This is high praise, coming from a...
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Gone are the days when I could away with a simple cleansing with Cetaphil or Physiogel--or even virgin coconut oil, when it would double as my cleanser and moisturizer at night. Thanks to my new masca...
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You know those quaint cafes and restaurants with an honesty system in place? I've always wondered if those could work in Manila. Heck, even the concept of paying bus fare or toll fee in a box without ...
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I've always liked rifling through someone's kikay kit (well, so long as it doesn't have too many products because then I'd be overwhelmed). If I know a friend of mine is obsessed about eyebrows as wel...
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Prior to my recent Baler surfing trip that burned off parts of my face and half my back, I'd been having really good skin days.  I have a feeling I owe it to my relatively new skincare regimen, so I'...
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Welcome to the Global Mala Project--the largest unified worldwide yoga event. It was brought here in Manila by Teresa Herrera, and it gathers local collaborators who work completely pro-bono: 100 % o...
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I like short shorts. I have no qualms about a neckline that plunges almost to my navel. I love cropped tops--they're a staple in my closet. And I adore barely-there fabrics and cutout designs that rev...
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I've been a fan of Timberland around five years ago when I discovered how amazingly well-made their boots are. And this is high praise coming from a girl whose favorite shoes are of the stiletto heel ...
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Any fashion girl worth her salt is always excited about September. After all, it's fashion month! This is when the most beautiful and luxurious collections of fall (holiday collections for us in the t...
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"Ang laki pala ng hips mo," was the first thing that our photographer (the one who took this photo below) said to me once he noticed I was uncharacteristically in jeans. But I don't mind the comment. ...
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Remember Multiply? Before its success (and eventual crash), I can remember it pushed me to the peak of my online shopping craze. It wasn't exactly the most automated system--we relied on the good fait...
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Stylists don't always act as the creative director, nor is it a given that we conceptualize shoots.  That often falls to an editor or your client's marketing department.  Sometimes, though, the conc...
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Here's yet another reason to be envious of people living in Fort, Taguig: L!FE Yoga. If it isn't obvious from previous articles and my Instagram feed, my most favorite forms of exercise are Capoeir...
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If you fancy yourself a patron of the arts and local talent, I strongly urge you not to miss Ballet Manila's shows this weekend! The shows will be on July 31 and August 1, 8pm at the Star Theater. ...
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I've been doing a couple of editorials this month when I thought, well, I might as well take advantage of the nice cameras, lighting and location from all these. That's right, I should take the rare O...
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