David Koenigswarter makes music for mom Eva Abesamis’ birthday
by Maurice Arcache - July 17, 2019 - 12:00am
The elegant social stalwart Eva Abesamis de Koenigswarter celebrated her sapphire birthday twice in lavish fashion, dahlings.
The search is on for kitchen hero chefs
by Maurice Arcache - July 10, 2019 - 12:00am
Solane, the leading LPG solutions provider, puts the spotlight on a new breed of Filipino chefs, dahlings, as it recently launched the “Solane Kitchen Hero Chefs’ Edition,” a nationwide cooking...
A Filipino feast for Ambassador Dondi Teehankee
by Maurice Arcache - July 3, 2019 - 12:00am
Interior designer Anton Mendoza tendered a birthday salubong for one of his best buddies, lawyer and diplomat Ambassador Manuel A.J. Teehankee, fondly called “Dondi” by his closest pals, dahlings, who...
A celebration with women leaders
by Maurice Arcache - June 26, 2019 - 12:00am
Who does not know our birthday celebrant, Dr. Nona S. Ricafort, dahlings?
A Birthday Dinner Fit For (Foodie) Royalty
by Maurice Arcache - June 19, 2019 - 12:00am
As they say, “a friend is what the heart needs all the time.” And that’s exactly what epicure Pepper Teehankee felt, palanggas, when he celebrated his 50th birthday, which was organized and hosted...
Going organic at Mara’s Original Market
by Maurice Arcache - June 12, 2019 - 12:00am
The original Queen of Organic Mara Pardo de Tavera, vivacious advocate of organic foods for 25 years, now has a special market in Greenbelt Park, under the auspices of Ayala Land.
Proud Negrense and art patron Angelica Urra Berrie takes a ‘Bao’
by Maurice Arcache - June 5, 2019 - 12:00am
Inspired by the spirit and creativity of her hometown, world traveler and renowned New Yorker-Negrense Angelica Urra Berrie returned home to Bacolod. She immediately commissioned the creation of “Bao,”...
Local weavers take spotlight at Katutubo x Bench trunk show
by Maurice Arcache - May 29, 2019 - 12:00am
The Katutubo PH trunk show held at Bench Tower in BGC was a huge success.
‘In The Near Distance’ draws in the power players of the auction scene
by Maurice Arcache - May 22, 2019 - 12:00am
The power players in the auction scene flew in from all over Asia, dahlings, for an exhibit titled “In the Near Distance,” a project of León Gallery International in alliance with the DF Art ...
Mission: PHL Awards at SM Aura Premier
by Maurice Arcache - May 15, 2019 - 12:00am
High-powered members of the diplomatic corps and development-aid agencies recently gathered at the “Mission: PHL, The BusinessMirror Envoys and Expats Awards Ceremony,” held at the Samsung Hall of SM...
Celebrities dance in step with Sofia Elizalde
by Maurice Arcache - May 8, 2019 - 12:00am
It was a swinging “Saturday Night Fever”!
Bench Fashion Week is bigger than ever
by Maurice Arcache - May 1, 2019 - 12:00am
Now in its third year, Bench Fashion Week is bigger than ever.
Chaine Manila holds grand diner amical
by Maurice Arcache - April 24, 2019 - 12:00am
The Manila Bailliage of the prestigious Chaîne des Rôtisseurs celebrated its 47th anniversary with a grand diner amical at the brand new, eye-catching Grand Hyatt in Fort Bonifacio.
A hot b-day bash for moi, palanggas!
by Maurice Arcache - April 17, 2019 - 12:00am
As we all know, my palanggas, Manille is currently undergoing an unprecedented heat wave.
A three-day party for Allana Montelibano
by Maurice Arcache - April 10, 2019 - 12:00am
Vivacious southern beauty Allana Montelibano celebrated her birthday — for three days — with close friends, starting at Happy Ongpauco’s Private Dining, on Wilson St. in Greenhills, with a beautiful...
Criselda Lontok picks six muses
by Maurice Arcache - April 3, 2019 - 12:00am
Manille’s fashionable and influential set — Linda Ley, Yoli Ayson, Lilibeth Campos, Suzette Hahn-Lopez, Ruth Rodriguez and Gina Mohnani — walked the runway as Criselda Lontok’s ambassadors...
A ‘top secret’ suprise for abe licaros with his Ateneo Class ’57
by Maurice Arcache - March 27, 2019 - 12:00am
Successful real state and business magnate Abelardo “Abe” Licaros celebrated his birthday with the Ateneo Class ’57.
Vicki Belo hosts beautiful lunch for Jojie Dingcong
by Maurice Arcache - March 20, 2019 - 12:00am
It was not that blue Monday feeling, but a happy fun day two weeks ago when a gorgeous array of society’s high-powered men and women trooped to the exclusive Manila House to celebrate man for all seasons Jojie...
Rambla continues to rumble
by Maurice Arcache - March 13, 2019 - 12:00am
Since 2006, the Bistronomia Group has been whipping up more than a handful of restaurant concepts that have each made a mark on the dining scene around Manila.
Performance at its best: All-new Audi Q8 at the 16th Enrique Zobel Memorial Polo Cup
by Maurice Arcache - March 6, 2019 - 12:00am
Audi Philippines and the Manila Polo Club hosted the much-anticipated and prestigious 16th Enrique Zobel Memorial Polo Cup two weeks ago, dahlings.
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