#BenchBodyLanguage: Valentyn Korolkov

There are dangerous gazes and then there is the penetrating stare of Valentyn Korolkov. From the cold, distant reaches of the Ukraine, the male model dropped by the Philippines early this year and then dropped trou for BENCH BLOG right before he left. Right in time for Halloween, an Eastern European hottie whose bad boy […]

BENCH MEETS Logiclub’s Roberto Seña & King Puentespina

Music and fashion have never been more hand in hand than they are today—what with musicians collaborating with brands to create clothing and products that promote a certain sound and style. The local musicians from the Logiclub Collective are no strangers to the power of good dressin’, whether it be through lazy loungewear to preppy […]

BENCH MEETS LOGICLUB’S ERIC TRONO & JP DEL MUNDO

Music and fashion have never been more hand in hand than they are today—what with musicians collaborating with brands to create clothing and products that promote a certain sound and style. The local musicians from the Logiclub Collective are no strangers to the power of good dressin’, whether it be through lazy loungewear to preppy […]

Bench Meets Logiclub’s BP Valenzuela & Mito Fabie

Music and fashion have never been more hand in hand than they are today—what with musicians collaborating with brands to create clothing and products that promote a certain sound and style. The local musicians from the Logiclub Collective are no strangers to the power of good dressin’, whether it be through lazy loungewear or preppy […]

#BenchBodyLanguage: Kyle Perry

Words by Margarita Buenaventura  You’d be hard-pressed to resist a funny guy, one who’s not afraid to act a little silly in order to deliver a good joke. Model/actor Kyle Perry is no exception. As part of the cast of smash hit AlDub Kalyeserye, he gets to tickle our funny bones on the regular — […]

Not One Look

Like trends, models live out mere blips in the fashion world. But unlike trends, the most beautiful boys and girls to ever walk a runway don’t get to make any comebacks. Still, there are a handful you see again. “I remember there was a time I would come out in three different magazines each month […]

BENCH MEETS Addie Manzano

Sometimes, being a spectator can be as intense as the game at play. The rush of action and the roar of a crowd can be absolutely intoxicating. Benchsetter Addie Manzano is familiar with this feeling. As a UAAP courtside reporter and host for ANC show Upfront, Addie stands between the excitement of competition and the […]

#BenchBodyLanguage: Lui Sunico

  Poetry can be tricky to navigate, but college dude Lui Sunico isn’t one to back out of a challenge. In between classes and lazy days with his friends, the Early Childhood Education student from De La Salle University Manila enjoys penning down a poem or two. None of those cheesy rhyming ones for this […]

#BenchBodyLanguage: Juancho Palacios

With a computer-intensive career path, the only guarantee for physical fitness is a bunch of keyboard-toned fingers. Still, a Computer Application major like Juancho Palacios knows how to balance a software-heavy course out by going hard at the gym. Apart from his grasp of data and programming, the CSB student and campus Hotlister has a […]