LOOK: Emma Tiglao's national costume for Miss Intercontinental 2019
MANILA, Philippines – The national costume of Binibining Pilipinas Intercontinental 2019 Emma Tiglao was posted online Sunday, December 15.
Titled Buklod, the costume was made by Pampanga-based designer Rich Sabinian, who also did her national costume Fe, Esperanza, Caridad. (WATCH: Emma Tiglao talks about pageant journey, charity work in Miss Intercontinental intro video)
The costume was made in collaboration with PDL Basket weavers of Angeles District Jail Male Dormitory, ICTHS (Information and Communication Technology High School of Sindalan, San Fernando), and Rolrens Lanterns (Capis Parol Maker of Pampanga).
The sarimanol head piece was made by Kevin Cayanan.
A video showing the costume-making processed was also posted online.
Emma is the last Bb Pilipinas queen to compete in 2019. She hopes to win a back-to-back for the country. Karen Gallman is the current titleholder. – Rappler.com