Tanya T. Lara
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Ces Drilon and son Andre on his coming out as bisexual, androgyny and love
by Tanya T. Lara - September 16, 2018 - 12:00am
When Andre Drilon came out as bisexual to his mother Ces Drilon last year, they were in a ramen house in the middle of dinner.
10 designers & artists reimagine an icon of Parisian design
by Tanya T. Lara - September 15, 2018 - 12:00am
What do you with a piece of design that has withstood the whims of trends for almost five decades?
CEO Jan Zijderveld: ‘We’re building a new Avon’
by Tanya T. Lara - September 10, 2018 - 12:00am
Avon’s celebrating its 40th year in the Philippines and my immediate thought was, has it really been only 40? It seems like it’s been around longer in this country where everyone either knows an Avon...
Home accessories, food & fashion at 33rd Negros Trade Fair
by Tanya T. Lara - September 8, 2018 - 12:00am
Nena Tantoco, Tony Boy Escalante and the Association of Negros Producers give a preview of all the good things coming from Negros to Manila from Sept. 26 to 30 in Glorietta.
Cynthia Almario curates Ethan Allen’s new Uptown collection
by Tanya T. Lara - September 1, 2018 - 12:00am
Interior designer Cynthia Almario mixes pieces with a timeless look that are reimagined for the 21st century.
Melbourne more affordable on Cebu Pacific
by Tanya T. Lara - August 26, 2018 - 12:00am
They come on the beaches of Phillip Island at sunset, hundreds of them through the evening.
BPI’s most exclusive card has your signature on it
by Tanya T. Lara - August 13, 2018 - 12:00am
Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI) recently launched its premier credit card tailored for travelers and its upmarket clients.
Landers Superstore opens Capital Care Pharmacy
by Tanya T. Lara - August 11, 2018 - 12:00am
It’s always a joy to go shopping at Landers Superstore.
A scenic route of wines, truffles & rivers through the South of France
by Tanya T. Lara - August 5, 2018 - 12:00am
At some point on the train speeding from Lyon, France’s third largest city, the landscape changes into my mind and memory’s picture of the South of France — a scenic route of vineyards, wheat fields,...
Citi launches new mobile app
by Tanya T. Lara - July 30, 2018 - 12:00am
Ever experienced traveling abroad and you misplace your credit card, and then have to go through the hassle of calling Manila, verifying your identity and cancelling it?
Design Icon
by Tanya T. Lara - July 29, 2018 - 12:00am
The Filipino now is creative, resilient and global.
Vanguards of Public Service
by Tanya T. Lara - July 29, 2018 - 12:00am
The Filipino now is more aware of climate change and its adverse impact on their lives.
Women on top
by Tanya T. Lara - July 29, 2018 - 12:00am
The Filipino now is empowered, global, very smart and innately resourceful and creative. Maabilidad.
The luxury of lakeside living
by Tanya T. Lara - July 7, 2018 - 12:00am
When people are asked of their ideal places to live, the answer is always “by the water.” There is something about waterside living that is just so serene, relaxing and luxurious, and yet the water also...
Caliraya’s self-sustaining & most famous lake house
by Tanya T. Lara - July 7, 2018 - 12:00am
The couple first discovered Lake Caliraya over 18 years ago.
Kevin Tan sees merging of malls, e-commerce and tourism
by Tanya T. Lara - July 4, 2018 - 12:00am
The youngest tycoon in the country heading a conglomerate this size, Kevin Tan just opened Festive Walk Mall in Iloilo and says they have found the right template to stay relevant despite online shopping.
Cathay Pacific flies cleaner, further with the new A350-1000
by Tanya T. Lara - June 24, 2018 - 12:00am
An Airbus takes off or lands every 1.4 seconds.
Are your fans Big Ass?
by Tanya T. Lara - June 16, 2018 - 12:00am
Yes, that’s really the name of these electric fans: Big Ass Fans.
Nedy Tantoco: Rustan’s scales mountains to bring our very own into the mainstream
by Tanya T. Lara - June 10, 2018 - 12:00am
At the recent launching of “Celebrating the Finest of the Philippines,” Rustan’s chairman Nedy Tantoco wore a beautiful carabao horn and bone necklace by Silnag of Benguet.
Herme?s Cape Cod is all about nuances & subtle discoveries
by Tanya T. Lara - May 27, 2018 - 12:00am
It’s all about shapes, and for the Herme?s Cape Cod watch, designer Henri d’Origny was asked to imagine a square watch. There was only one problem: he preferred rectangular ones.
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