- Hand embroidered Kinape Leaves front design (companion piece to the Mark barong) with stylized leaves and branches.
- Random speckles of embroidery on the rest of the barong
- Half open pechera (button front half opening)
- Side vents
FEATURES AND OPTIONS
- Custom made to your measurements and specifications. *You MUST choose the features you want in the drop down menus above before adding barong to cart. **You MUST also get measured. Please allow at least 2 months to produce and deliver. Free alterations are available after delivery subject to terms. Click here to see "How This Works".
Michelle "Meesh" Dela Cruz Bukirin was born in Hawaii, raised in Texas and awakened in New York City. She is currently living life in Los Angeles, California.
Michelle works as a Senior Learning Facilitator for Molina Healthcare, a healthcare company whose mission is to provide the highest quality healthcare to people receiving government assistance. She provides managers with leadership training.
Outside of work, Michelle performs traditional Pilipino folk dance with Kayamanan ng Lahi (KnL). She also supports, organizes and mobilizes where she can for various Pilipino and Asian Pacific organizations like the National Federation of Filipino American Associations (NaFFAA), Empowering Pilipino Youth through Collaboration (EPYC), Pilipino American Unity for Progress (UniPro), Yellow Boat of Hope Foundation, NextDayBetter and University of Southern California Asian Pacific Islanders Social Work Caucus (USC APISWC).
Fun facts: Michelle lived in Sweden for almost two years, and she is a personal fitness trainer.