Electrostatic 2015 at Abreeza Ayala Mall

Electrostatic 2015 at Abreeza Ayala Mall

Abreeza Ayala Mall invites you to start 2015 with a SPARK! Electrostatic 2015 is the year’s first big party and it promises to ignite the party spirit of Davaoeños. It will be happening on January 24, 2015 at the Park Dining Area of Abreeza Ayala Mall.

Electrostatic will be headlined by DJ Samir Ayeb, one of Manila’s in demand DJs. He is popular for his eclectic mix of music styles such as EDM, trap, hip-hop and R and B, and Top 40.

DJ Samir Ayeb Headlining Electrostatic 2015

DJ Samir Ayeb Headlining Electrostatic 2015

Also mixing beats for Electrostatic 2015 are Davao’s homegrown DJs Tien Batu, Wacky Masbad, Torch Gacuma, Uno Tupas, Jin Chan, and Niel Recinto.
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Davao Chocolate Festival 2014

Chocolates from the Davao Chocolate Festival 2014

Davao is home to some of the best cacao beans in the world. For years now, chocolate produced from Davao cacao has been one of the most sought after chocolate in the world. From high end, high quality expensive chocolates to mass produced candy bars, Davao has been supplying the world with fine chocolates.

It is fitting that SM City Davao organized the first ever Davao Chocolate Festival. From September 12 to 14, 2014, chocolate lovers were delighted with chocolates, free samplings, a chocolate dessert making competition, and even more chocolates at the SM City Davao Annex Event Center.

Coco Dolce Chocolate Bars at the SM City Davao Chocolate Festival

Coco Dolce Chocolate Bars at the SM City Davao Chocolate Festival

Local chocolate producers and chocolatiers offered their best chocolate bars, callets, baking chocolates, bonbons, pralines, and other chocolate products. Some of the exhibitors were Kablon Farms, Theo and Philo, Malagos Chocolates, Cacao de Davao, The Chocolate Bean, Cacao de Davao, and Coco Dolce.

Malagos Chocolate Products at the SM City Davao Chocolate Festival

Malagos Chocolate Products at the SM City Davao Chocolate Festival


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Plana FORMA Davao Pop-Up

January 17th, 2015

Plana Forma Davao Pop-Up

Plana Forma Davao Pop-Up

“55 minutes is all it takes for a sexier you.” The Plana FORMA Davao Pop-Up is coming back to our city with this promise.

Plana Forma has pioneered a unique brand of workout that combines dance, sports training, pilates, and yoga. With this method they are considered as the celebrities’ workout of choice.

Plana Forma has formulated the perfect marriage of their signature Plana Forma Workout with with yoga called Forma Asana. It is composed of two classes. The beginners class that focuses on leg strength and core stability. The second class also focuses on core stability with emphasis on opening the front of the body. Forma Asana is less intense that the regular Plana Forma classes so it’s recommended for those who haven’t tried Plana Forma and yoga yet.

Regular yoga practitioners can also benefit from Forma Asana can help strengthen the core by introducing the integration of Forma exercises along with the yoga poses. It can also deepen chest and hip openers.

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Stanley by People available at Res|Toe|Run Abreeza

Stanley by People available at Res|Toe|Run Abreeza

A new footwear brand has been launched in the world market. And through the Primer Group, it is now available in Davao City. Entrepreneurs Damian Van Zyll De Jong and Matt Penner launched People Footwear in Vancouver, Canada. They designed the shoes with the goal of reinvigorating the footwear industry.

People Footwear takes classic timeless styles and gives it vibrant colors and awesome features using modern technology and materials. It has an easy outgoing style with comfort in mind.

People Footwear has taken the cue from past footwear trends. From classic deck shoes, sneakers, and sandals, People has produced updated looks of these timeless classics. For their 2014 Fall/Winter Collection, People produced three styles that are made with modern technology such as 3D printing, no sew technology, and molded Skylite™ foam.

Senna by People available at Res|Toe|Run Abreeza

Senna by People available at Res|Toe|Run Abreeza

Stanley by People available at Res|Toe|Run Abreeza

Stanley by People available at Res|Toe|Run Abreeza


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Pizzas by Basti's Brew: Chicken Pesto, Spicy Gambas, and Spanish Sardines

Pizzas by Basti’s Brew: Chicken Pesto, Spicy Gambas, and Spanish Sardines

One of Davao’s pioneering homegrown coffeeshops has celebrated another milestone. Basti’s Brew celebrated their 15th Year Anniversary on October 10, 2014. Owners Randall Ong and Vanessa Ong celebrated the occasion with a lunch with Davao Bloggers. For Basti’s Brew’s 15th Year Anniversary, they re-introduced and highlighted all the best-selling dishes that has made them popular over the years.

In the midst stiff competition and the influx of international chains, Basti’s Brew has remained as one of the go-to coffeeshops in Davao City. This is primarily due to three reasons: good coffee, delicious comfort food for snacks and meals, and a cozy ambiance.

Check out some of their best-sellers.

Carroza by Basti's Brew

Carroza by Basti’s Brew

Pastas by Basti's Brew: Tuna Pesto and Creamy Pesto Linguine

Pastas by Basti’s Brew: Tuna Pesto and Creamy Pesto Linguine


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Yosi Samra Foldable Ballet Flats

Yosi Samra Foldable Ballet Flats on the feet of Davao Bloggers

Were you ever tempted to take off your heels in the middle of a formal affair or while partying in the club? I’m sure most girls have had that experience. This is exactly the scenario for which Yosi Samra designed and sold his now popular Yosi Samra Samara Foldable Ballet Flats.

Foldable Samara Ballet Flats in Nude Snakeskin and in Teal from the Yosi Samra 2014 Holiday Collection

Foldable Samara Ballet Flats in Nude Snakeskin and in Teal from the Yosi Samra 2014 Holiday Collection

Yosi Samra 2014 Holiday Collection

Yosi Samra 2014 Holiday Collection

Yosi Samra has a line of foldable ballet flats in a variety of colors, materials, and designs. Any girl is sure to find the perfect pair (or pairs) that will fit her outfit and the occasion. The shoes can be folded and can fit a small bag to bring as back up shoes while in a formal event or partying in a club.

The shoes are durable and stylish that you can wear it day and night. It has gone beyond the purpose it was designed for. Yosa Samra has versatile shoes for busy women, perfect for work, for play, for partying, and even for chillaxing.

Emcee Resci Rizada and YS Brand Manager Rina Malamug at the December 2014 Abreeza Fashion Forum Yosi Samra Davao Launch

Emcee Resci Rizada and YS Brand Manager Rina Malamug at the December 2014 Abreeza Fashion Forum Yosi Samra Davao Launch

Yosi Samra launched in Davao City via the Abreeza Fashion Forum held on December 4, 2014. During the launch, Yosi Samra Philippines Brand Manager Rina Malamug and Fashion Group Head of Green Tree, Inc Johanna Chua were present to introduce Yosi Samra and its 2014 Holiday Collection.
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