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[OPINYON] Industriya sa Buwan ng Wika

Aug 11, 2019 - 4:00 PM

Nakatutuwang isiping nagkakaroon ng pagtangkilik sa barong tagalog kasabay ng pagtangkilik sa wikang pambansa. Sana lang, hindi ito pang-isang buwan. Sana buong taon.

IN PHOTOS: PH bets' national costumes at the Miss Universe pageant

Nov 26, 2018 - 2:30 PM

From the terno to sarimanok, here's a roundup of the national costumes of the Philippines from 1999 to 2017

IN PHOTOS: Miss Universe 2018 national costumes

Nov 25, 2018 - 9:44 AM

From bahn mi to Sailor Moon... which one's your favorite so far?

How you can vote for your favorite Bb Pilipinas 2018 national costume

Mar 09, 2018 - 5:22 PM

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IN PHOTOS: National costumes at Binibining Pilipinas 2018

Mar 04, 2018 - 11:09 AM

The fashion show showcases the Philippines' rich heritage, with many designs paying tribute to fashion designer Pitoy Moreno

A look back at memorable national costumes of Bb Pilipinas candidates

Mar 03, 2018 - 10:23 AM

From a pineapple-inspired dress to inspirations of a vinta, the national costume is one of the most anticipated events in pageants

IN PHOTOS: The national costumes at Miss Universe 2017

Nov 26, 2017 - 11:25 AM

See the candidates' in colorful outfits representing their respective countries

Myanmar's Zun Than Sin in her national costume

LOOK: Mariel de Leon's national costume for Miss International 2017

Nov 14, 2017 - 2:50 PM

See Mariel's modern take on the terno, designed by Cary Santiago

Indonesia gagal di kategori Best National Costume 'Miss Earth 2017'

Nov 04, 2017 - 10:54 AM

Untuk wilayah Asia, penghargaan Best National Costume jadi miliki Filipina, Thailand dan Jepang

BUSANA NASIONAL. Kontestan 'Miss Earth 2017' menunjukkan penampilan tebraik mereka dalam busana nasional masing-masing. Foto oleh Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: The national costumes at Miss Earth 2017

Nov 01, 2017 - 3:30 PM

Check out all the interesting interpretations of the contestants' national costumes at the Miss Earth pageant

Dea Rizkita raih gelar ‘Best National Costume’ di 'Miss Grand International 2017'

Oct 25, 2017 - 10:14 PM

Dea memukau juri dengan kostum bertema ‘Ibu Pertiwi’ rancangan Morpachio Body Art dan Maya Ratih Couture.

'IBU PERTIWI'. Dea Rizkita tampil dalam kostum nasional dengan tema 'Ibu Pertiwi' di panggung 'Miss Grand International 2017'. Foto dari Facebook/Miss Grand International

IN PHOTOS: Laura Lehmann's 'Dances of the World' costume at Miss World 2017

Oct 21, 2017 - 8:37 PM

Laura's costume for 'Dances of the World' is designed by Bessie Besana

IN PHOTOS: Elizabeth Clenci's national costume at Miss Grand International 2017

Oct 12, 2017 - 11:13 PM

(UPDATED) Elizabeth's costume is designed by Jear Sond Demavivas

IN PHOTOS: Miss PH Earth 2017 candidates in cultural costumes

Jul 15, 2017 - 10:05 PM

See the ladies in costumes that represent their hometowns

IN PHOTOS: Bb Pilipinas 2017 official top 10 national costumes

Apr 26, 2017 - 12:00 AM

Who will take home the best in national costume award this year?

Bb Pilipinas 2017: National costumes that stand out

Apr 08, 2017 - 2:13 PM

From red carpet looks to bridal style gowns here are some of the showstopping national costumes at Binibining Pilipinas 2017

LOOK: The Bb Pilipinas 2017 candidates in stunning national costumes

Apr 03, 2017 - 4:11 PM

Check out the photos shot by Raymond Saldaña

IN PHOTOS: 11 iconic Miss Universe National Costumes

Jan 28, 2017 - 9:20 PM

From Miss England 1962 s mini Beefeater outfit to Miss Thailand 2015 s tuk tuk costume here are some of the best national costumes in Miss Universe history

IN PHOTOS: Miss Universe 2016 candidates in their national costumes

Jan 26, 2017 - 11:29 PM

See the colorful costumes at the Miss Universe pageant

NATIONAL COSTUMES. The Miss Unvierse 2016 candidates proudly show off their costumes at the National Costume Presentation. Photographed above is Marina Jacoby, Miss Nicaragua 2016. All photos courtesy of HO/The Miss Universe Organization

Tweeters call out Maxine Medina for saying Imelda Marcos invented the terno

Jan 26, 2017 - 10:38 PM

Netizens use ImeldaIsNotTheTerno when PH s Miss Universe 2016 candidate erroneously credits the dictator s wife for inventing the national costume

Miss Earth 2016: See all the national costumes here

Oct 25, 2016 - 7:01 PM

See the ladies in their show stopping costumes

IN PHOTOS: Mr Gay World PH 2016 – see all the show-stopping national costumes

Oct 03, 2016 - 10:22 PM

All detailed all beautiful and each one so intricately made See the colorful costumes of the candidates inspired by their hometowns

IN PHOTOS: Bb Pilipinas 2016 national costume competition

Apr 06, 2016 - 10:04 PM

UPDATED The candidates model the works of the country s top designers at the 2016 Bb Pilipinas fashion show

All photos by Rob Reyes/Rappler

FOTO: Indonesia menang busana nasional terbaik di Miss Intercontinental 2015

Dec 19, 2015 - 11:04 AM

Pemenang Miss Earth Indonesia Air 2015 Yovita Iskandar menjadi wakil dari Indonesia di Miss Intercontinental 2015

BUSANA TERBAIK. Indonesia menjadi pemenang Busana Nasional Terbaik dalam ajang Miss Intercontinental 2015. Foto dari Instagram/@inggrikendran

15 who delivered: The Miss Universe 2015 preliminary rounds

Dec 18, 2015 - 8:00 PM

Pageant blogger Norman Tinio weighs in on his Miss Universe 2015 Top 15 following the preliminary rounds and gives his take on Philippine bet Pia Wurtzbach s performance

PART OF THE 15. Pageant blogger Norman Tinio weighs in on his Top 15 candidates for Miss Universe 2015, based on the preliminaries. Screengrabs from Facebook/MissUniverse

LOOK: Miss Universe PH 2015 Pia Wurtzbach's national costume

Dec 17, 2015 - 7:49 PM

Pia s capiz terno is designed by Albert Andrada

IN PHOTOS: A glimpse of the national costumes at Miss Universe 2015

Dec 17, 2015 - 6:04 PM

See photos from the pre taped national costume segment of the pageant

NATIONAL COSTUME. The national costume portion of the Miss Universe 2015 pageant is pre-taped on December 16 (December 17 in Manila). Screengrab from Instagram/missuniverse

PH bet Parul Shah wins Best National Costume at Miss Grand International 2015

Oct 25, 2015 - 10:03 PM

Parul s costume is by Edwin Uy

Bb Pilipinas reaches out to PH designers for national costume collaboration

Sep 06, 2015 - 1:44 PM

The pageant seeks national costume designs that may be worn by this year s beauty queens at their international competitions

IN PHOTOS: Bb Pilipinas 2015 national costume competition

Feb 26, 2015 - 10:55 PM

Candidates walk onstage in creations by top Filipino designers

Rajo Laurel's take on Miss Universe national costume

Jan 27, 2015 - 2:21 PM

This after the uproar surrounding Miss Philippines MJ Lastimosa s national costume at the Miss Universe pageant

Photos: Miss PH MJ Lastimosa’s national costume at Miss Universe

Jan 22, 2015 - 9:08 PM

Viewers react to MJ s dress – but what do you think of the ensemble?

IN PHOTOS: Miss Earth 2014 national costume presentation

Nov 26, 2014 - 11:04 AM

See all the beautiful national costumes presented at this special Miss Earth event

Bb 13 Kris Janson announced best in national costume

Mar 24, 2014 - 12:55 AM

Her white gown with a semi sheer skirt was created by Cary Santiago

IN PHOTOS: National costume competition, Bb Pilipinas 2014

Mar 07, 2014 - 8:17 AM

There were big gowns there were sleek ones there were fiery ones there were toned down ones See the pics from this year s national costume competition

NATIONAL COSTUME COMPETITION. Whose gown stood out that night? Photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Bb Pilipinas 2013 evening gown

Apr 18, 2013 - 12:24 PM

Check out Rappler s exclusive coronation night evening gown competition photos

GORGEOUS AND GLAMOROUS. At the Bb Pilipinas 2013 coronation night evening gown competition, the 50 Binibinis sashayed in Filipino couture. All photos by Edric Chen

IN PHOTOS: Bb Pilipinas 2013 swimsuit

Apr 18, 2013 - 9:37 AM

Check out Rappler s exclusive coronation night swimsuit competition photos

FIT AND HEALTHY. At the Bb Pilipinas 2013 coronation night swimsuit competition, the 50 Binibinis showed off their toned bodies. All photos by Edric Chen

Bb 16 Joanna Cindy Miranda wins Rappler poll

Apr 15, 2013 - 5:53 AM

Will Time Big Time stunner wins all 3 categories in our social media poll

SOCIAL MEDIA SWEETHEART. Bb 16 Joanna Cindy Miranda wins the Rappler poll. Photo by Manman Dejeto

Miss Universe Philippines 2013: ‘I’m prepared’

Apr 15, 2013 - 4:06 AM

Bb Pilipinas Universe 2013 Ariella Arida says she is ready to take on the pressure that comes with her crown

THE NEW QUEENS. The top 4 winners are (from left to right) Pia Wurtzbach, Joanna Cindy Miranda, Ariella Arida and Mutya Datul. All photos by Andrew Robles

Binibining Pilipinas 2013 winners crowned

Apr 15, 2013 - 3:59 AM

Binibining Pilipinas crowned it s 50th batch of beauty queens Sunday night April 14 in a star studded golden anniversary celebration held at the Araneta Coliseum in Quezon City

CHAMELEON STAGE. The Bb Pilipinas Gold stage in the Araneta Coliseum went from gold to pink then blue. Photo by Kai Magsanoc

IN PHOTOS: Bb Pilipinas Red Carpet 2013

Apr 14, 2013 - 11:07 PM

Minutes before the Bb Pilipinas 2013 Coronation Night started previous pageant winners and some of the country s most famous beauty queens sashayed down the red carpet

former Bb Pilipinas beauty queens

Bb Pilipinas 2013 Top 15 announced

Apr 14, 2013 - 11:00 PM

Here are the top 15 of Bb Pilipinas Gold

CHAMELEON STAGE. The Bb Pilipinas Gold stage in the Araneta Coliseum went from gold to pink then blue. Photo by Kai Magsanoc

HIGHLIGHTS: Bb Pilipinas 2013 coronation

Apr 14, 2013 - 7:52 PM

Who will win Miss Philippines Universe Bb Pilipinas International Bb Pilipinas Tourism and Bb Pilipinas Supranational? Stay with us and find out

2013 QUEENS. Who will be this year's new crop of beauty queens? Let's find out together. Graphic by Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Bb Pilipinas Fashion Show

Apr 12, 2013 - 7:36 PM

Check out Rappler s exclusive photos from the Bb Pilipinas 2013 fashion show

BEAUTIES IN FASHION. The 50 Binibinis strutted their stuff on the runway at the Smart Araneta Coliseum last April 11. All photos by Edric Chen

HIGHLIGHTS: Bb Pilipinas Fashion Show

Apr 11, 2013 - 6:57 PM

This is the last official event before the coronation night on April 14 See the candidates one last time before the big night

MODELS FOR THE NIGHT. The 50 Binibinis are wearing their runway models hats on April 11. Image from the Bb Pilipinas Official Facebook page

Bb Pilipinas 2013 LIVE poll results

Apr 11, 2013 - 4:41 PM

Here are the results of our social media votes for Bb Pilipinas Best in National Costume Best in Swimwear and Miss Photogenic in REAL time

IS YOUR CANDIDATE WINNING? Check out the results below, updated in real time.

Joyce Burton-Titular's Bb Pilipinas top picks

Apr 11, 2013 - 4:34 PM

Former Bb Pilipinas Universe and now beauty pageant expert Joyce Burton Titular shares her top picks for the Bb Pilipinas 2013 crown

PARADE OF BEAUTIES. Charmaine Elima at the Parade of Beauties on April 6, Araneta Center, Cubao. Photo by Edric Chen

IN PHOTOS: Bb Pilipinas Parade of Beauties

Apr 07, 2013 - 7:36 PM

Check out the photos from Rappler s coverage of the sizzling and dazzling April 6 afternoon event

EVER SMILING. Bb 22 Ellore Noelle Punzalan did what all the other candidates were also doing: smiling and waving despite the scorching afternoon heat, and holding on to that head piece all throughout the parade. Photo by Edric Chen

VOTE! Bb Pilipinas 2013 on Rappler

Apr 06, 2013 - 2:44 PM

Vote for your favorite Binibini in her national costume and swimwear You think she deserves to win Miss Photogenic? Vote and share on social media

Bb 50: Ma. Cristina Ann Pascual, 21, Taytay, Rizal

Apr 06, 2013 - 2:19 PM

Meet Bb Pilipinas 2013 candidate number 50

BINIBINI 49, MA. CRISTINA ANN PASCUAL. Cristina believes determination and strong faith help her through challenges. Photo courtesy of Araneta Center Marketing