Fiber Fashion shines the spotlight on Ilonggo designers

By: Bombette G. Marin THE Indigenous Fiber Fashion Fair on August 24-26, 2018 at SM City Iloilo Northwing, will feature the following designers: DARYL AMAR. The Leon-based designer is known for his elegant designs. In his second year as featured designer for the annual Indigenous Fiber Fashion Fair, Amar will present his collections for Prima in […]

Flowerhorn hobbyists compete in Iloilo City

By: Angel Margareth C. Arguelles THE United Flowerhorn Association (UFA) hosted its first flowerhorn competition in the country entitled “Datu: The King of Asia” at the Atria Park District, Mandurriao, Iloilo City. The three-day event on August 17-19, 2018 served as an exhibit and competition of Flowerhorns of different sizes. Flowerhorn is an ornamental aquarium fish […]

The New Galaxy Note9: For Those Who Want it All

SAMSUNG Electronics Co., Ltd. announced on August 9, 2018 the latest addition to its premium Note series with Galaxy Note9. The Note series has been recognized for including the company’s latestgroundbreakinginnovations, and Galaxy Note9builds on this legacy with a premium smartphone that delivers the ultimate in performance; a new S Pen with connectivity for the […]

Indigenous Fiber Fashion Fair Presenting Iloilo’s Hand-loom Potential

Text and photos by: Bombette G. Marin ILOILO has the potential to emerge as a major regional destination for handloom and hand-woven textiles and apparels as well as other niche products.  Iloilo produces some of the country’s finest Hablon and Patadyong with well-established and professional clusters and a longstanding tradition of handloom weaving. The annual Indigenous […]

Beko PHunveils #EatLikeAPro advocacy

BEKO Philippines launched recently its Eat Like A Pro (ELAP) advocacy, an information dissemination campaign, which aims to help parents in ensuring that they give their child healthier food choices. The advocacy is in support of Beko’s current global initiative of eliminating unhealthy eating habits, which affects Filipino families, especially the young ones. “As the […]

Celebrate Filipino culture at these five historic sites: Agoda’s top holiday ideas for an immersive lesson in Philippine History

With National History Month in full swing, Agoda, one of the fastest growing online travel agents (OTA) shares five destinations where you can get a lesson in Philippine culture and history – minus the boring professor!   Enjoy the view from Mount Samat National Shrine Built atop the historic Mount Samat in Balanga Bataan, the […]