JAPANESE FASHION in THE PHILIPPINES -- Filipina Having Fun in Kimono (9) by Okinawa Soba, via Flickr. The girls of the Philippines were no different than girls anywhere. Here's a "baker's dozen" of some old 1920s shots of sweet Filipina who went off to the photo studios of Manila and Baguio to have fun with their friends "dressing up" in Japanese Kimono.
Young Spanish mestizo women in native dress inside a pleasant Filipino home, Erimita, Manila, Philippines, 1899 by John T Pilot, via Flickr. Back in the day, European blood was the key to success. If you look at their shows and movies today, it's still sorta the same.