51 Old Colorized Photos Reveal The Fascinating Filipino Life Between 1900 - 1960
Relive the memories of Old Philippines with these fascinating colorized photographs.
9th February 1973, Mrs Imelda Marcos pictured at a London reception
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Filipiniana Dresses And How They’ve Changed Throughout History
The history of Filipiniana Dresses in the Philippines reveal several forms: the baro’t saya, the terno, the Maria Clara, and the traje de mestiza. Filipiniana is an umbrella term that spans different styles of Filipinx dresses and gowns.
001 - Imelda Romualdez Marcos
( File Photo ) The Honoree of the evening , no other than the Founding Chair of the Cultural Center of the Philippines was given a tribute by the Cultural Center of the Philippines with " Seven Arts, One Imelda " , a gala event that extols the seven arts through signature pieces that display the virtuosity of the Filipino artists. (photo by : Ramon Lopez ) Cultural Center of the Philippines 40th Anniversary Festival Seven Arts, one imelda program brochure September 11, 2009 Excerpts from…
The terno is not our national dress—but it could be - NOLISOLI
This year has been, for me, a time of debunking all the myths I have had about our culture and heritage. Eye-opening and thought-provoking, to say the least. Early this year, we broke down the myth behind the man that is Jose Rizal. Some time after, the fact that we don’t actually even have an…
During Spanish colonial times, one of the most important export products of the Philippines was marine rope made out of abaca (Musa textilis) fiber, known worldwide then and now as Manila hemp. It proved to be more flexible and resistant to salt water damage than rope made out of hemp, to which it has no relation whatsoever. Classified as a hard fiber, abaca is one of the strongest and most durable natural fibers in the world. Its pulp is used to make specialty papers for tea bags and money…
RP SONA 2014 Red Carpet Fashion Style
It's that time of the year again that the President of the Republic of the Philippines will report his accomplishments over the past ...