Since it’s first event in 2007, the ABS-CBN Ball never failed to surprise. And this year is no exception! With Modern Filpiniana as the night’s official theme, celebrities showed up in the most 2019 versions of the barongs and baro’t sayas—all with the help of their stylists and glam teams! Take a look at some of the most eccentric takes on traditional Filipino clothing!
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Photos by Vyn Radovan. Edited by Kang Garcia and Lui Jimenez
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