When the sun goes down: a peek at the making of #BenchUnderTheStars

Photography by Kitkat Pajaro The behind-the-scenes look you’ve been waiting for. You’ve seen campaign, the videos, the billboards on Guadalupe. It’s official: the Bench 30th Anniversary Fashion Show is here. Get ready to breathe in countless muscled bodies, svelte curves, and piercing stares down the runway. Can you handle it? It’s certainly going to be […]

B/TV: Bench/ Summer 2016 – #EverySummerHasAStory

Under the sun’s stare, anything can happen. The heat spurs us to move – to hit the road, to find shelter, to appreciate things under a brighter light. BENCH Summer 2016 proclaims the season as a setting for adventure, romance, and mystery. This year, the plot thickens with new characters like Coleen Garcia, Michelle Dee, […]

B/TV: The Morning After

All clothes by BENCH  I  Directed by Sarie Cruz  I  Styling & Production Design by Carla Villanueva  I  Makeup by Pong Niu & Anton Patdu  I  Hair by Marben Talanay Behind-the-Scenes photos by Francisco Nuñez You had to come from some sort of mess in order to start fresh. In B/TV’s first fashion short with […]

THE NAKED TRUTH, STRIPPED: Exclusive Backstage Photos & Interviews

While everyone seems to have an opinion about the Naked Truth, only its bearers have the body of evidence. To dig up the reality behind the glitz, B/BLOG sent photographer JL Javier backstage to capture the show stripped and vulnerable moments before the onset of thumping house and the gleam of overhead lights. We also got […]

B/TV: BENCH/ Back To School 2014 #JumpToYourSchoolBeat

BENCH’s Back to School collection perfectly mixes work and play—okay, mostly play! Our Benchsetters are the cool kids on campus, grabbing attention with bursts of day-glo on bottoms and contrast collars, electric plaid prints on skirts and shirts, and statements tees that declare “Selfie” or “Epic” in bold varsity letters. While there’s a lot of […]