Jun 17, 2013

CPFW Day 1 - Red Carpet + VINTA Filipiniana

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3rd from left: Miss Universe Canada 2013 Riza Santos, CPFW Executive Director/Founder Jeff Rustia, Designer Amina Aranaz-Alunan (Photos by Patrick Baluyut)

MONDAY June 10th - The world's first PLDT Canada Philippine Fashion Week kicked off Monday night with a glam red carpet and an unveiling of Kapisanan's VINTA Filipiniana clothing line designed by Caroline Mangosing.

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Designer Noel Crisostomo

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Director Paolo Abella, Jose Rizal, The First Hero

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Filipina-Canadian Supermodel Kesiah Papasin with Miss Universe Canada 2013 Riza Santos

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Jewellery designer Jon De Porter

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Designer Francis Libiran

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VINTA Filipiniana designed by Caroline Mangosing

The traditional Filipiniana and barong Tagalog were modernized by way of fabrics and colours used as well as styling.

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Designer Caroline Mangosing with Jeff Rustia

Day 1 was a success--it turned out to be a great night with a huge turnout! Got Day 2 up next for you guys, stay tuned! xo


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