Mabuhay Philippines Festival Fashion Show and Gala

Thursday  24 August  2017  7:00 PM    Thursday  24 August  2017 10:00 PM
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The 19th annual Mabuhay Philippines Festival starts this year's event with a fashion show and gala held in cooperation with the Philippine Department of Tourism. This year, the festival is featuring "Mindanao Tapestry",

Mindanao Tapestry is a grand fashion show that celebrates the rich culture of Mindanao and the best in neo-ethnic fashion by the Philippine Fashion Ambassador to the world, Renee Salud. The show has received rave reviews from international audiences in London, Berlin and during the 65th Miss Universe pageant held in the Philippines last January.

VIP Tickets are only $120 and includes dinner. A limited number of SRO show only tickets are also available for $40. Email to reserve you tickets at

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-- 24/08/2017 19:10
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-- 24/08/2017 19:10

Fred Chinangan Tomas Commento inserito tramite Facebook
-- 04/08/2017 15:44
Thanks Sir Verth Bugtong sa invite but unfortunately I'll be out of country that weekend.

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-- 12/07/2017 03:40
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-- 26/06/2017 12:35
NEWS RELEASE 25 June 2017 Manila, Philippines “PHILIPPINE TAPESTRY” tours 4 key cities in Canada this August It takes a Philippine ambassador of fashion, Renee Salud, to come up with “Philippine Tapestry” – an initiative to highlight all the major weaves of the island, in an effort to promote indigenous materials and the age-old artistry of Filipino weaving. This, while highlighting the exceptional beauty of the Philippines and its unique culture. Hailed as an icon in the Philippine fashion scene, Salud creates ethnic clothes with international appeal, or as he calls it, “neo-ethnic” fashions. He advocates for the use of indigenous materials in all his fashion shows—and project a distinct “Philippine look.” Salud has a strong sense of pride for fabrics that are specific to the indigenous Filipino tradition, and produces intricate creations representing a fashion statement on the exotic and regional influences of indigenous group His intricate combinations of beadwork and use of native textiles have been exhibited at design expositions all over the world, and in most major cities around the world. “Throughout my career, I’ve been championing the development and promotion of the Filipino fashion industry for the purpose of reaching the global market, with a strong sense of pride for fabrics that are specific to the indigenous Filipino traditions dating back to the Spanish times,” says the fashion ambassador to the world. Though this tour, he lends his vital voice in the preservation of the weaves of Cordillera (Igorot fabric), Bicol (abaca), Visayas (piña) and Mindanao (t’nalak, inaul, yakan, Mindanao silk, and pis syabit). This August, Salud and his “Philippine Tapestry” collection will give Canadians a peek into a beautiful aspect of the Philippines: its culture, beautiful destinations, music, dance and, of course, its fashion. This neo-ethnic collection will certainly enhance one’s appreciation of the totality of the Philippines’ cultural heritage. Catch the “Philippine Tapestry” on tour in the following key Canadian cities: • Vancouver: August 20 • Toronto: August 24 & 26 • Montreal: August 29 • Calgary: September 1 Keep tuned in to our Facebook page for more updates. Philippine Tapestry is brought to you in partnership by the Department of Tourism, the Tourism Promotions Board (Philiippines) with the Philippine Independence Day Council (PIDC). Special thanks to: Federation of Filipino Canadians Associations of Québec, United Filipino Canadian Association in British Columbia, and the Philippine Festival Council of Alberta. To order tickets for the Toronto show, please email
-- 26/06/2017 12:35
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