The much-awaited Miss Universe Philippines 2021 preliminaries and coronation are only a few days away! The pageant will officially commence this September 23, starting with the national costume competition. Needless to say, we're flowing with excitement to see the stunning candidates strut down the final stage in their distinguished pasarelas clad in stylish ensembles.
If there's one thing you should know about the Top 30 candidates—apart from being bona fide beauty queens in their own unique ways—it's that they have a penchant for looking fashionable by the beach! If you’ll scroll down their IG feeds, we’re sure you will love every swimsuit look of this year’s contenders. They know just how to pull off their sultry OOTDs under the summer heat! In the meantime, as you daydream about the ocean breeze and the feeling of a sun-kissed glow, take a page from the queens’ books and glean some inspo for your next tropical getaway!
10 Miss Universe PH 2021 Candidates Swimsuit OOTDs To Get Inspo From For Your Next Trip:
1. Leren Mae M. Bautista, Laguna
Kickstarting the list is Laguna’s pride, Leren Bautista. She unapologetically blended in with her surroundings by wearing a chic avocado-green maillot. It fit her like a glove!
2. Beatrice Luigi Gomez, Cebu City
This double-tap-worthy monochromatic beach 'fit has us convinced: Flared pants suit literally any occasion. Bea Gomez's black triangle bikini top with cut-outs make a flattering pair to her sheer flared pants. She never fails to deliver, even with her sartorial choices!
3. Katrina Dimaranan, Taguig
Katrina Dimaranan looks show-stopping in this fiery red low-cut one-piece swimmie. For an added flair, she opted to tote a bright floral scarf in the same shade as her bikini!
4. Victoria Velasquez Vincent, Cavite
We’re loving every bit about Victoria Velasquez Vincent’s ultimate cool-girl ensemble! This trianglular cheetah print bikini top and taupe organza wrap skirt gave off an effortless tropical vibe. There's no ignoring her cat-eye sunnies, either!
5. Princess Kristha Singh, Pasig
Princess Kristha Singh is proof we all need a classic black maillot in our wardrobes. Its plunging neckline and body-hugging structure make a no-brainer to pack for your next out-of-town trip.
6. Maria Ingrid Teresita P. Santamaria, Parañaque
The 25-year-old beauty Sam Santamaria gave off a fun and radiant spirit as she opted for a green two-piece bikini with playful prints while enjoying the summer heat on her vacay. She finished off her look with oversized black sunglasses and dainty gold jewelry.
7. Izabella Jasmine A. Umali, Manila
Going for a minimal look by the beach? Jasmine Umali posed for the ‘gram in a strapless white maillot, and with her hair in a sleek low bun. Her advice: Spice up your OOTD by adding drop earrings and thin-rimmed sunnies!
8. Janela Joy Cuaton, Albay
We love this asymmetrical brick-red maillot on Janela Cuaton—it totally complements her honeyed complexion! The daring deep side-cut and solid of color made her cool look stand out even more.
9. Maria Corazon Abalos, Mandaluyong
Take notes from Corrine Abalos on how to be laidback yet stylish at the beach. She posed in front of a picturesque scene while wearing a blush pink bikini top and staple denim shorts. She completed the 'fit with a white bucket hat for an effortlessly cute look!
10. Christelle Abello, Aklan
Christelle Abello's proving to be quite the pro at posing—in this, photo, she's projecting the fiercest energy, which we love! She donned a crimson two-piece bikini, and it looked amazing under the sun! You can balance the look with black sunnies for a chic snap.