'Former Philippines first lady to start fashion line'

'Former Philippines first lady to start fashion line'
01:16 Aug 2

'HEADLINE: Imelda Marcos to Launch Fashion Line ---------------------------------------- CAPTION: Former Philippine first lady - and shoe maven - Imelda Marcos to launch her own fashion line. (Nov. 7) ---------------------------------------- [Notes:ANCHOR VOICE] [Notes:AP video] She was once the first lady of the Philippines. But Imelda Marcos is perhaps best remembered for her extensive shoe collection. The widow of deposed dictator Ferdinand Marcos has announced plans for her very own fashion line. SOT: Imelda Marcos, former First Lady of Philippines: \"One day my grandson came to me and said, Mama Meldy I would like to use your collection to tell the world the real Imelda, who is Imelda.\" Marcos became notorious for her shopping trips to ritzy New York shops while her country wallowed in poverty under martial law declared by her husband. She also collected thousands of pairs of pumps and stilettos. The line will be called \'The Imelda Collection\' and will feature fashion jewelry and accessories. It\'s due to hit the stories November 18th. Her daughter says the line won\'t yet - include footwear. You can license this story through AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/metadata/youtube/d18e2862ae51e91644056907a86bd4b5 Find out more about AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/HowWeWork'

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