As part of our series on power dressing, here’s your everyday guide to picking and wearing your office barong.
When it comes to building a functional and complete wardrobe, the modern Filipino gentleman must first assess his needs. It doesn’t make sense for a call center agent to copy, piece-by-piece, the entire clothing collection of a corporate lawyer. In this list however, we are giving you the basic must-have clothes you need in your closet to have a comfortable, well-dressed lifestyle.
Here’s a bit of inside information for those not yet in the know: most of Metro Manila’s best tailors can be found in Kamuning Market in Quezon City. Politicians (including former President Joseph Estrada), wealthy businessmen, young professionals, even local designers outsourcing some of their work, employ this place’s well-trained artisans when in need of a quality made, reasonably priced suit. In this article, we’ve compiled everything you need to know about having a suit made in Kamuning Market.