Philippines Fashion

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Book: Patterns for the Filipino Dress

Patterns for the Filipino Dress

'Patterns for the Filipino Dress: From the Traje de Mestiza to the Terno (1890s-1960s)' is a pioneering study on the history of the Philippine dress written by National Artist for Theater and Design Salvador F. Bernal and Georgina R. Encanto. The book is a study of the dress traditionally worn by upper class Filipinas and focuses in particular on the various cuts of the 'terno' and its earlier forms. The patterns reproduced in the book serve as a practical guide for costume makers, designers…

original native filipiana terno


Batangas beauties have done very well in the Manila Carnival Queen quest, starting with Julia Otero Arceo of Batangas, Batangas, who wore the crown proudly for her province in 1913. It took another ten years for another Batangueña to win back the title; in 1923, Catalina Castillo Apacible of Balayan town was elected Queen. Then, in the very first search for “Miss Philippines”, the lovely Anita Agoncillo Noble of Lemery, handpicked by the Batangas governor to compete in the 1st National…

t'boli costumein in the Philippines

t'boli costumein in the Philippines

YOCLLEA Women’s Striped Summer Dress – GNK Fashion

GNK Fashion

Item specifics: Brand Name: YOCLLEA Gender: Women Neckline: O-Neck Silhouette: Loose Model Number: ZY247 Sleeve Style: Regular Material: Polyester, Cotton Pattern Type: Striped Waistline: Natural D…