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What Inspired Valentino?

October 5, 2011

I recently chanced upon Rajo Laurel’s blog on StyleBible.Ph and saw this very interesting entry. Like him I was dumfounded to see that these pieces by THE Valentino (for his 2012 RTW show) looks closely like a Barong Tagalog. For those who don’t know, a Barong is the national costume for men here in the Philippines. Well, if only I could ask him personally, but it Rajo Laurel’s hunch is right then.. WOW. How amazing would that be?


4 Comments leave one →
  1. October 5, 2011 5:13 am

    It could be inspired by the “barong tagalog”. Or else, by the guyabera of Latin America. The two are very much alike! 😀

  2. October 6, 2011 8:36 am

    Oh wow! I’d love to think that it’s our very own baring tagalog! That’ll be awesome! Hmm now I’m really wondering? 🙂

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