Colene Yap:In a New York state of mind
by Joanne Zapanta-Andrada - June 16, 2019 - 12:00am
To pursue fashion design in a fashion capital like New York, Paris or London can be daunting.
Island girls
by Joanne Zapanta-Andrada - May 19, 2019 - 12:00am
Lanai by Island Style is the brainchild of Lanai Manila store owner Natalia Zobel and Indonesian-born Dearsy Ganestri-Webb.
by Joanne Zapanta-Andrada - May 5, 2019 - 12:00am
Woven bags or bayongs have experienced a resurgence.
Brava, FilipinaZ!
by Joanne Zapanta-Andrada - November 18, 2018 - 12:00am
The foremost fair by women for women made a come back recently.
Such Charming bags!
by Joanne Zapanta-Andrada - November 4, 2018 - 12:00am
Charming Baldemor’s love for nature is palpable in all her works. Her intricately carved wooden pieces are so precise and lifelike, her vision fresh and contemplative. Her passion for her art is only matched...
Glam to go
by Joanne Zapanta-Andrada - November 4, 2012 - 12:00am
We are halfway through the “ber” months and as the weather slowly gets cooler, we anticipate the profusion of  bazaars and  traffic.
Haute for the New Year!
by Joanne Zapanta-Andrada - January 1, 2006 - 12:00am
It has been a brilliant year for fashion designer Ito Curata. Not only has his gowns been given the thumbs up (his creations for Cheri Gil, Maricel Soriano and Lani Mercado have enabled them to receive the Star of...
Love times five
by Joanne Zapanta-Andrada - February 9, 2003 - 12:00am
Uptown/Downtown brings you five stories of couples that reaffirm how much love is alive and kicking in our part of the world! To Kakai Manotok, Dato Arroyo was a presence that was as calming as the soft light of...
A step-by-step guide to looking naturally beautiful!
by Joanne Zapanta-Andrada - June 23, 2002 - 12:00am
Yes, Virginia it is possible to look absolutely stunning and still appear natural. One need not be like the cake in MacArthur’s Park! Super makeup artist Eric Maningat gives us a step-by-step guide to achieve...
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