Magazine shop Spruce Gallery is all about rekindling Manila’s love for print

Business partners Ric Gindap and Bonnapart Galeng are done with exorbitant local retail prices and extortionate customs fees—but just not yet with print—so they put up their own magazine shop that operates at minimal margins

At this design studio, capiz goes out the window and becomes covetable art-like pieces 

Senseware is rethinking a Filipino material that has over time faded into obscurity—a lamp, a table, a chandelier, and an ornamental blob at a time

Plus size fashion queens, these are your new favorite IG shops

Being a plus size girl in a straight sized world is a lot of work—especially if you’re a fan of fashion. But worry not, these IG accounts can help your style dreams come true

natural wine
If you need wine to impress the guests *and* the host, look no further than this list

’Tis the season for wine and merrymaking. But don’t get your bottle at the grocery

Gift ideas for *existential* parents that don’t involve you giving them grandchildren

Don’t know what to get your apo-deprived parents? Anything that will distract them should do for now

Gift guide: What you should get the (feeling) titas and titos in your life

Socks and underwear are superior Christmas gifts and you cannot convince us otherwise

homeware holiday gift guide
LIST: Unique gifts for your favorite homebodies

If you know someone who has taken home improvement to god-level serious, here are a few trinkets they’ll probably appreciate

LIST: All the bazaars and fairs to hit for your holiday shopping needs

If you have some extra resources to go Christmas shopping this year, these pop-ups can help you get it done in a snap

It’s Vintage’s new Makati space is a glimpse inside its owner Fed Pua’s brain

In this interview, its owner and creative director talks about his small renovation project, growing out of his former brand Factory Boy’s “college cool,” and merging his love for the arts and fashion in one space

Aside from sugar and salt, here are other foods that are apparently in shortage—so far

Stock your pantries, brace for price hikes as these local produce are currently short in supply