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15 Vintage Photos of Filipinos in Traditional Clothing

Here are vintage photos that show what Filipinos looked like decked in traditional clothing.
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We don't dress enough in Filipiniana attire these days and that's why we'd like to make a case for the more frequent wearing of the barong tagalog. Here are some vintage photos that show what Filipinos looked like decked in traditional clothing.

Two children in Filipiniana dress

A traditional sunduan in Malibay, Pasay

Manila, Philippines, last half of the 1940s

A late 1800s photo of a Filipina

A Philippine Lady, Manila, Philippine Islands, 1899

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Two mestiza women in the living room

Young Spanish mestizo women in native dress inside a pleasant Filipino home, Ermita, Manila, Philippines, 1899

Actors Mario Montenegro and Tessie Quintana

A Filipino family portrait

The Maria Clara ensemble

A studio portrait of a Filipina mestizo, Philippines (1)

A group of women in front of the Manila Army and Navy Club

Manila, Philippines, 1924

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Paolo Chua
Paolo Chua is the Associate Style Editor of Esquire Philippines.
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