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What We Learned from Solenn Heussaff and Nico Bolzico’s One-Year Wedding Anniversary

Over the weekend, social media blew up with posts of Solenn Heussaff and Nico Bolzico’s one-year wedding anniversary. From their all-star wedding ceremony to their daily antics, one year of these two in marital bliss has taught a few of us what a marriage can be like. Tagged as #couplegoals, these two let us in […]

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Fashion

Why this Designer Shoe Label Will Never Lend Pairs to Hollywood Actresses

Christian Louboutin recently revealed that he never allows for his shoes to be pulled out or borrowed for shoots nor shows. You have to pay for them every time. This includes the pairs Carrie Bradshaw used in Sex and the City. Talking to Fern Mallis at a recent event, the shoemaker reveals that he doesn’t […]

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Entertainment

Six Korean Artists You Need To Know That Aren’t K-Pop

Whenever I recommend music to my friends, they always have an instant aversion if it’s Korean. Right off the bat, they tell me they aren’t into K-pop. But K-pop is just a part of Korea’s complex music scene. It’s a great time to delve into Korea’s music scene these days since many indie artists have […]

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Fashion

This Bollywood Actress Rules at Cannes 2017 in Filipino Couture

Bollywood actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan stuns at the Cannes Film Festival 2017 in dresses by Filipino designers Mark Bumgarner and Michael Cinco. How to perfect the Boomerang twirl by #AishwaryaRaiBachchan in @markbumgarner 👗#LifeAtCannes @lorealmakeup A post shared by VOGUE India (@vogueindia) on May 19, 2017 at 5:14am PDT A post shared by MICHAEL CINCO Dubai […]

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Entertainment

How Women Are Reacting to this Essay on Body Shaming

As we close out another work week, another essay has gone viral on social media and it’s causing a positive stir. Erica Dawn posted a blog entry entitled “Let’s Talk About Body Shaming in the Philippines.” And it’s got women nodding in agreement at this micro transgression that’s sadly been so deeply ingrained in Philippine culture. […]

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Entertainment

How Japan’s Princess Mako’s Marriage Is Sparking a Feminist Debate on Imperial Rule

The whole world is abuzz with the news that Princess Mako of Japan is set to marry her non-royal college boyfriend and will soon renounce her title. While this shocked people, this also sparks a feminist discussion about Japan’s imperial leadership. Princess Mako is the granddaughter of Emperor Akihito. Under Japanese imperial law, a princess who chooses […]

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Fashion

This Model Was Told Her 24-Inch Waist Was ‘Too Big’

The fashion world can be ruthless to models who don’t adhere to the “ideal body size.” Danish model Ulrikke Hoyer experienced just that recently when a casting agent told her she looked “too big” to walk Louis Vuitton’s Cruise 2018 show in Kyoto, Japan. The model posted about the humiliating experience on her Instagram and […]

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Entertainment

Why This Filipina-Chinese Woman’s Tweet About Race Representation Went Viral

Race representation matters, from movies to just everyday depictions of life. It’s the very topic behind three photographs by Chris Buck which presented people of color in place of roles usually reserved for white people. Filipina-Chinese Judy Geralde promptly tweeted them out, showing how the photos were impactful for people in the minority. Flipped and […]

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Fashion

Why We Need to Stop Giving Masculine Names to Fashion Items

Who knew that we’d wake up with the news that rompers for men would be a thing? A couple of days ago, indie brand RompHim put up a Kickstarter to launch their male-friendly rompers. This became a laughing matter for everyone since the ad was comical, but the funding effort was successful. It isn’t weird for […]

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Fashion

Luxury House Apologizes for Designer Boomerang, But Is Unclear About What They’ll Do About It

Chanel has come under fire for selling a $1,325 boomerang carrying the brand’s distinct double C symbol and smooth black finish. Made of wood and resin, people are taking offense not just at the outrageous price tag but how the luxury label is appropriating an object that’s an integral part of Australian indigenous culture. @CHANEL […]

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Entertainment

Don’t Panic! The Mega Star Sharon Cuneta Is Not in Debt

Don’t you just love it when celebrities are frank and open? Well, Sharon Cuneta and her Facebook posts have been the highlight of everyone’s week, to say the least. She shared that the reason she left the country was to take time off and recharge, but others couldn’t help but speculate. To clear the air, […]

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Food

Here’s How You Can Make Your Own Shake Shack Burger

I know it already pains you that there are no branches of Shake Shack in this country and the closest thing to us getting a taste of ShackBurger is booking a flight to the nearest international branch that can either be Tokyo, Japan or the Dubai International Airport. It’s tough especially when the cravings kick […]

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Entertainment

No More Tyga: Kylie Jenner Is Now Dating Travis Scott

Looks like Kylie Jenner and Tyga are no longer dating, and has made it official with rapper Travis Scott. News of Kylie and Travis’ relationship started when they were spotted at Coachella. Now, sources have told TMZ that the two have been inseparable since the festival. Kylie is also reportedly spending time with Travis’ family […]

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Fashion

‘Riverdale’ Actor Cole Sprouse Can Now Call Himself a Fashion Photographer

You may know Cole Sprouse as Jughead in Riverdale—or if you don’t follow the show, he’s Adam Sandler’s adopted kid in Big Daddy. While every girl is swooning over his good looks, they’ll be glad to know that he also has a talent in photography. And his latest project is a fashion spread with none other than […]

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What Makes ‘Bliss’ So Intriguing and Mind-Numbing

Bliss is the type of film that will keep you on your toes all throughout, and leaves you dumbfounded at the end. As I’m writing this, I’m still digesting what’s happened and trying to decipher the metaphors. As director Jerold Tarog disclaimed during last night’s film screening, “It’s not a straightforward story. The key to […]

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