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Ramon Valera and his timeless ternos

Oct 07, 2017 - 2:00 PM

A new exhibit showcases the national artist's elegant vision of a traditional Filipino dress

STRIKING TERNOS. National artist Ramon Valera's ternos are showcased in an exhibit. Photo courtesy of Valera and the Modern

FAST FACTS: Who invented the Philippine terno?

Jan 27, 2017 - 10:42 AM

While former First Lady Imelda Marcos popularized the terno it has long been worn by Filipino women and evolved from earlier traditional Filipino dresses

STATELY. Former First Lady Imelda Marcos (right) dons a terno as she walks with former US President Ronald Reagan and former Philippine president Ferdinand Marcos in 1982. File photo