Stylish A-listers from the country’s home design scene gathered at an intimate cocktail event as Philippine Tatler Homes unveiled its latest volume dubbed as the Art of Entertaining Issue, at a private residence in Makati City that showcases luxury home brands distributed by Living Innovations. Present to welcome guests were Philippine Tatler Managing Director Irene Martel Francisco, Tatler Homes Editor Mia Borromeo, and Living Innovations General Manager Ferdie Ong.
State-of-the-art home entertainment systems by Bang & Olufsen; timeless and modern lighting by Louis Poulsen, Barovier & Toso, Delightfull, Nahoor, Oluce; and world-class furniture from global brands such as Minotti, Casa Milano, Gallotti&Radice, Gandia Blasco, Glas Italia, Knoll, La Palma, Lema, and Promemoria were on display for guests to personally see and experience. The lush al fresco area was lined by select outdoor pieces by Dedon. Guests indulged in delectable culinary creations by the award-winning chef Margarita Fores paired with bubbly, all served from the home’s kitchen, where Bulthaup and Gaggenau took centre stage.
Spotted during the event were designing sisters Ivy and Cynthia Almario, Mario Katigbak, Vicky Zubiri, Mark Wilson, Kaye Tinga, Jaime Ponce De Leon, Wito Quimson, Maricris Floirendo-Brias, Sofia Elizalde, Zelda Kienle, Junie and Natalia Peña, and Ralph Manalo Wunsch, among others.
Philippine Tatler Homes’ special entertaining edition features two covers with gorgeous table settings and floral arrangements created by event stylist Jo Claravall and floral sculpture artist Mia Cabawatan-Lozada. Inside the luxe pages are remarkable homes from around the world along with the finest home picks for this season.