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Journey of the Barong Tagalog, 20th Century Philippines Part 35: Joe Salazar

Journey of the Barong Tagalog, 20th Century Philippines Part 35: Joe Salazar

Reposted from our social media. We look at and discuss the career of the King of Philippine Couture - Joe Salazar - and his work with the Barong Tagalog

Journey of the Barong Tagalog, 20th Century Philippines Part 34: Joe Sason

Journey of the Barong Tagalog, 20th Century Philippines Part 34: Joe Sason

Reposted from our social media. We look at the start of the fashion designing career of Joe Sason and how he designed and styled the Barong Tagalog

Journey of the Barong Tagalog, 20th Century Philippines Part 33: Chito Antonio

Journey of the Barong Tagalog, 20th Century Philippines Part 33: Chito Antonio

Reposted from our social media. We discuss architect and designer Chito Antonio and his versions of the Barong Tagalog made in the 1980's

Journey of the Barong Tagalog, 20th Century Philippines Part 30: Gerry Katigbak

Journey of the Barong Tagalog, 20th Century Philippines Part 30: Gerry Katigbak

Reposted from our social media. We look at the career and Barong Tagalog interpretations of fashion designer and couturier Gerry Katigbak

Journey of the Barong Tagalog, 20th Century Philippines Part 27: Barge Ramos

Journey of the Barong Tagalog, 20th Century Philippines Part 27: Barge Ramos

Reposted from our social media. We discuss and look at the fashion career of Barge Ramos, a fashion designer best known for experimenting with and making innovative barongs.

Journey of the Barong Tagalog, 20th Century Philippines Part 26: Gang Gomez

Journey of the Barong Tagalog, 20th Century Philippines Part 26: Gang Gomez

Reposted from our social media. We look at the careers and creative ventures of Filipino designer turned Benedictine monk - Gang Gomez. We also take a look at and discuss what he's done with the Barong Tagalog.

Journey of the Barong Tagalog, Spanish Colonial Philippines Part 16: All Over Embroidery

Journey of the Barong Tagalog, Spanish Colonial Philippines Part 16: All Over Embroidery

Reposted from our social media. We discuss embroidery's history in the Philippines and look at a style development in the evolution of the Barong Tagalog in the 19th century - All Over Embroidery on Barongs

Journey of the Barong Tagalog, Spanish Colonial Philippines Part 3: Piña and the Start of the Textile Industry

Journey of the Barong Tagalog, Spanish Colonial Philippines Part 3: Piña and the Start of the Textile Industry

Reposted from our social media. We go through the history of pineapples, piña fabric, and the start and growth of the Philippine textile industry, which will all contribute to the development of the Barong Tagalog

The Reason for the Name

The Reason for the Name

A quick maraming salamat (thank you very much) to you for the kind and encouraging words and support yesterday. I'm deeply moved and humbled. You m...