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"I've always wanted to carry a piece of my country."
Catriona Gray has passed on the Miss Universe crown to Zozibini Tunzi of South Africa. During her final walk onstage during the December 9 coronation night, Catriona wore a Philippine flag-inspired hand chain. The beauty queen is fond of nationalistic jewelry—she sported
This year’s Miss Universe competition is unlike its previous versions, and it seems to keep evolving every year.
Whenever December rolls around, there’s a laundry list of occasions to look forward to: the numerous holiday festivities, Christmas shopping, and the Miss Universe pageant.Tuning in to the annual Miss Universe competition has practically become tradition for many Filipinos. We fawn over
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We're still on pageant high, just a day after the Miss Universe 2019 competition. In fact, we're taking notes from the contest's evening gown segment! Ahead, we round up our top faves!Of course, Gazini's phoenix dress tops our list. Cary Santiago did
It has happened only once in the pageant's history.
Miss Universe Philippines 2019 Gazini Ganados was most likely holding her breath as Steve Harvey announced the names of those who have made it to the pageant’s top 10. She carried the weight and pressure of having to follow in outgoing Miss Universe
Did you know she walked in New York fashion week last season?
A new Miss Universe was crowned earlier today, and she is none other than South Africa's Zozibini Tunzi. The beautiful 26-year-old bested 89 candidates from all over the world. After making it through the Top 20 bracket, Zozibini wowed the panel with
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There's never a dull moment in Miss Universe. While the Philippines' bet for this year, Gazini Ganados, failed to advance beyond the top 20, it seems local pageant fans have gone into a frenzy over a different reason.As the top 10 girls rolled out
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The Q&A portion of Miss Universe is the most crucial moment wherein the contestants get to showcase their wit and share their platforms. Check out the answers from the top five and top three rounds where Miss South Africa, Zozibini Tunzi, bested all
Read up on her Q&A here!
It's official: Miss South Africa Zozibini Tunzi is the new Miss Universe 2019! Our own Miss Universe 2018 Catriona Gray passed on her title to the 26-year-old beauty queen at the Tyler Perry Studios in Atlanta Georgia this December 9, 2019.As response to
"As I close this chapter, I do so with a grateful heart."
As Catriona Gray took her final steps as Miss Universe 2018, she gave a heartwarming speech about her eventful year-long journey. Wearing a blue Mak Tumang gown, the beauty queen spoke about how she fulfilled her advocacies, thanked everyone who supported her
She was stunning.
The time has finally come for Miss Universe 2018 Catriona Gray to pass on the crown, and you can bet she did it in sparkling, proudly Filipino-made style. For her final walk, she floated in a regal, ocean-hued Mak Tumang gown titled Reflection!Reminiscent
She's taking home a lot more than just the crown.
While the title of Miss Universe naturally comes with a weight of responsibilities to fulfill, she's also rightfully showered with a wealth of perks and privileges along the way. As evidenced by recent years, the Miss Universe Organization is now keeping its
Whew, that was a close one!
The entire nation was devastated when Miss Universe Philippines 2019 Gazini Ganados' name wasn't announced as part of the chosen five from the Asia Pacific region to join Top 20. But even then, we all kept our fingers crossed that our Cebuana
Before she passes on the crown to her successor, we look back at the many times she's made her country proud.
Since Catriona Gray wowed the world with her showstopping lava walk during the Miss Universe preliminaries, all eyes have been on her. Naturally, it wasn’t just the walk that fanned the flames though, for the pageant queen is undeniably witty and charismatic.Lo
She was a golden goddess one minute, and a silver eagle in the next!
Gazini Ganados is on full force to take the fifth Miss Universe crown for the Philippines! Here's a look at her introduction during the preliminary competition, clad in a lavender halter-neck gown:For the swimsuit segment, Gazini turned heads in her black tropical-print
We can’t wait for her to peak in the preliminaries and finals!
There is such a thing as pageant pitch. It's a banshee-like vocal register—equally grating and entertaining—that will make you wince at first but want to try it just for kicks. It is pompous, campy, and a staple beauty queen move (aside from
We spotted her wearing local weaves, too!
Gazini Ganados is only a few days away from the big day. Our very own Miss Philippines recently flew to Atlanta, Georgia for the Miss Universe 2019 competition wearing the most stylish outfits to document her journey. Below, we round up all
You won't want to miss a second.
The universe’s biggest beauty pageant is just a few days away and whether you’re a die-hard fan or a casual supporter hoping for a back-to-back win for the country, you won’t want to miss a thing.Instead of painstakingly trying to catch up
It's made with golden canary diamonds!
The new coveted crown for Miss Universe 2019 has finally been unveiled! Officially hailed as The Power of Unity Crown, it features three golden canary diamonds with the center diamond weighing in at 62.38 carats.Designed by Swiss jewelry house Mouawad, this marks
"Every time I’m on stage, I feel like I’m soaring."
Every Binibing Pilipinas we've sent to the Miss Universe pageant in the last few years had a trademark walk designed to create a memorable presence on stage. Miss Universe 2018 Catriona Gray had her iconic "lava walk" while Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach was
Like Catriona Gray did last year, Gazini will be wearing her own earrings inspired by the Philippine flag.
It’s almost been a week since Gazini Ganados, Philippines’ Miss Universe 2019 candidate, landed in the U.S. to prepare for the highly anticipated pageant. While she’s been immersing herself in rehearsals and rubbing elbows with fellow contestants, onlookers and anxious fans have