Dinagyang traditions of making tribal costumes that add to the festival fun have always remained as it was for many years, albeit with some changes that reflect changing realities. Well-designed tribal costumes make all the difference all the time. To maintain this originality, it takes a great deal of time and effort to get a costume ready. Welding, gluing, sewing and dyeing techniques all complement each other so as to result into a stylish product with a true identity, a true symbol of real Ilonggo traditions. Though headdresses, spears and shields are being transformed annually, it has remained the center of interest to many people.