LOOK: Duterte meets designer for final fitting of inaugural barong

Kenneth Mangaya-Ay, ABS-CBN News

Posted at Jun 29 2016 12:34 AM

President-elect Rodrigo Duterte with Davao-based designer Chard Pulatche. Photo courtesy of Chard Pulatche

DAVAO CITY - President-elect Rodrigo Duterte has met with a Davao-based designer for the final fitting of his barong for the inauguration on Thursday.

In a series of photos posted by designer Chard Pulatche of Chardin, a Davao-based haberdashery, a bare-footed Duterte underwent final fitting that lasted for less than an hour.

According to Pulatche, Duterte thanked the team for making a simple and comfortable wear.

President-Elect Duterte will wear a Piña Jusi Barong with Manobo-inspired design paired with cotton slacks.

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