Author Archives: Rajo Laurel

Duck & Waffle!

I have some of the best friends in the whole world!  They know what I love and when all the forces in the universe volt in, I know it was going to be a magical evening.  My friend Dohn Yu … Continue reading

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A Vogue Styling Session!

During the Vogue Fashion Festival there were several activities happening in between the speakers.  Every activity was geared towards specific areas of fashion.  Photography, Film, Hair, Make-up, Trends, Design etc.  One of activities that interested me the most was the … Continue reading

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Vogue Festival Day 2!

The second day of the Vogue Festival was just as exciting as the first,  We were scheduled for 3 talks which began with a discussion on Fashion, Beauty and the digital revolution.  I was so looking forward to this talk … Continue reading

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La Pomme Home!

My friend Apol Lejano-Massebieau recently opened her store La Pomme Home in the Collective, Makati. Inspired by her then home in France, she started producing fabric sculptures in the shapes of plush fruits, birds and flowers. Please see her latest … Continue reading

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Fernandez & Wells.

Dining in London is always exciting as there is always something new places to try out.  One of the places that I wanted to try out was Fernandez & Wells  http://www.fernandezandwells.com.  They have several locations all over the city with … Continue reading

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An Audience with the Emperor of Fashion!

Valentino Garavani is one of the best fashion designers in the entire world!  He is one of my personal idols and ever since I knew what fashion was I was always attracted to his style and his aesthetic.  I  must … Continue reading

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Vogue Festival Day 1!

The main purpose of my trip to London is to attend the Vogue Festival.  It’s an annual event hosted by British Vogue which focuses on several dialogues with leading luminaries in the fashion world.  When I learned that my ultimate … Continue reading

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The Net-A-Porter Mothership!

Net-a-Porter has undeniably revolutionised the way we shop and the way we look at fashion.  I was so excited when my friend Lupe Puerta who is the head of Personal Shopping in Net-a-Porter invited me to visit the head office … Continue reading

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London Street Art!

I am a huge fan of Public art, I like the democracy that it expresses and the fact that anyone can enjoy it without having to go to a gallery of a museum. Some of the best street art I … Continue reading

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Manila Invades London!

It seems like Manilas most fashionable luminaries have descended in London.  I joined my darling Pam Quinones who is one of the most sought after fashion stylist in the Philippines in London to attend the Vogue Festival.  (That in itself … Continue reading

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