- Emma Mary Tiglao’s gown in Binibining Pilipinas has captured the attention of netizens online
- Her gown was woven by the male inmates from Angeles District Jail
- Their efforts to create Emma’s gown has earned praises from netizens on social media
Binibining Pilipinas candidate Emma Mary Tiglao has sizzled the online community with her national costume gown designed by Kapampangan designer Rich Sabinian.
However, KAMI learned that what made her gown stand out the most for netizens is the fact that it was hand woven by the resident basket weavers of Angeles District Jail in Pampanga.
The Bureau of Jail Management and Penology Angeles District Jail posted photos of how the inmates made Emma’s gown on their social media account.
They also thanked Emma for trusting them with her gown on the said post, “Bb. Pilipinas 2019 candidate from Pampanga Ms. Emma Mary Tiglao wearing her Filipiniana for the National Costume show made by Kapampangan designer Mr. Rich Sabinian.
“The fabric of this masterpiece was woven by the PDL resident basket weavers of Angeles District Jail Male Dorm. Thank you Ms. Emma and Sir Rich for entrusting this creation to the skillful hands of our PDLs (Persons Deprived of Liberty), truly a Kapampangan pride. "Kapampangan ku, Pagmaragul ku!"”
The inmates’ talents and efforts in helping Emma were commended by netizens online.
"Stunning and the story behind the creation is so precious... KUDOS!!!!"
"I salute you guys! Well done and God bless! Please give them parole!"
"Ganito ang sinasabi ko na advocacy based national costume. This is the part of the pageant where candidates can really showcase their advocacy while mainstreaming the Filipino culture through their costumes."
"Amazing masterpiece.... Thanks for the trust.... Kudos to Angeles city jail warden and staff...."
"Wow kakaiyak naman... BJMP good job po sa lahat..."
"Every costume talaga there's a story behind, galing galing!"
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