TRENDSPOTTING 2001

BluPrint Magazine
Vol. 2

by Gigi Gonzales



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Above & Below - "In wine there is truth," the In Vino Veritas bar attests. A back lighted, hot pink wall designed by Popi Laudico belies the cellar-coolness of the ingenious storage-cum-accent wall space that keeps most of the bar's over 200 bottled ways of telling it as it is.


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Above & Below - Shopping need not be all fuss and frenzy. The Store Inc. invites one to dawdle over a good brew or to mull over one's shopping list while relaxing in an atmosphere of a "house beautiful." It offers true retail therapy with high-quality homeware -from attractively packaged spices and foodstuff, high-gloss bamboo trays, baskets and storage boxes, aromatherapeutic soaps and candles, lamps, cushions, picture frames, and a collection of cacti and indoor greens.


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