My Top 5 Favorite National Costumes at the Bb. Pilipinas 2015 Fashion Show

Last February 27, 2015, Bb. Pilipinas selected it’s Top 5 in the National Costume competition; a competition which seemed in many ways a subtle apology to Filipino designers after the unfortunate comment by the… Continue reading

ABQ’s Top 5 Jag Jeans Beauties at the Bb. Pilipinas 2015 Fashion Show

In my previous post I told you how impressed I was by the overall performance of Contestant #10 Pia Wurtzbach in the Bb. Pilipinas 2015 Fashion Show. Click here to read about it.… Continue reading

Pia Wurtzbach: ABQ’s Over-all Top Performer in the Bb. Pilipinas 2015 Fashion Show

In a stellar display of consistency, Binibini #10 Pia Wurtzbach impressed this blogger in both the Jag Jeans segment and the National Costume competition which were presented at the annual Bb. Pilipinas fashion show held… Continue reading

Farewell to Spock…

So I’ve never really told you this but I am a trekkie. Not a hardcore fan who finds fault in the stars and every little thing about Star Trek… (except for Cumberbatch being… Continue reading

VIDEO: Announcement of Top 5 in National Costume, Bb. Pilipinas 2015

In an exciting twist, Bb. Pilipinas decided to announce the Top 5 beauties in National Costume for this year’s pageant! Check out the video above of the announcement. The 5 reigning queens –… Continue reading

The 25 Hunks Competing in Mr. Republic of the Philippines 2015

I had the pleasure of attending the press presentation of the 25 hunks competing in the Mr. Republic of the Philippines 2015 male pageant. No, I don’t really cover male pageants but since… Continue reading

Janicel, Christi and Hannah… ABQ’s Favorites at the Bb. Pilipinas 2015 Press Presentation!

After a long hiatus from attending pageant events, I find myself with free time to go see the Bb. Pilipinas press presentation of their official candidates for 2015. I did no research before… Continue reading

Cindy Crawford Unretouched: Beautiful or Not?

I came across this unretouched glam shot of Cindy Crawford on the Internet a couple days ago. I personally liked it. It’s a beautiful, sexy and refreshingly honest photo of the 48-year-old celebrity… Continue reading

Did Policeman Neil Perez Win Mr. International 2014-15 out of Sympathy for the Fallen 44?

When I found out that our kababayan and policeman Neil Perez (real name Mariano Perez Flormata Jr.) won the Mr. International 2014-15 male pageant last night in South Korea, I was fraught with emotion.… Continue reading

Cleo Margaret Brown is the New Miss Aviation 2015 Winner!

I’ve only been to two pageants at the Rigodon Ballroom of the Manila Peninsula Hotel – tonight’s revival of the Miss Aviation title and the pageant I won over three decades ago –… Continue reading