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Ram Silva is behind all of Rabiya's memorable Miss Universe looks.
It was the most beautiful day in the Philippines when Rabiya Mateo from Iloilo City won the Miss Universe Philippines 2020 title. Ram Silva, her go-to Ilonggo designer, would attest to that as they started working together on the road to the
They represent other countries and are proud of their Filipino roots.
The Philippines is known as a beauty pageant powerhouse for its track record in world pageantry. As such, it does not surprise that Filipina beauty is being recognized in other countries.This year, pageant fans witnessed a handful of half-Pinays joining national pageants
Rabiya sticks to her roots and supports local fashion!
Miss Universe Philippines Rabiya Mateo is serving looks and we’re here for it! You’d think that she’d be dressed up in luxury pieces and designer shoes, but Rabiya sticks to her roots and supports local fashion designers. Take a look below all
These beauty queens made their mark in pageant history, one way or another.
It’s been a week since the events of Miss Universe Philippines 2020, and we still can’t get over our pageant high. To ride it all out, we’re rounding up 10 of the most unforgettable answers uttered by Filipina beauty queens over the
Did you know that Miss Universe Philippines 2020 is a licensed physical therapist?
The first ever Miss Universe Philippines pageant just crowned its queen. 23-year-old Iloilo native Rabiya Mateo will be representing the country in the international competition whose schedule has yet to be announced. The morena’s confident and candid presence onstage, endearing personality, and
Sometimes, a beauty queen's life is tougher than it actually looks. A few past winners will attest to that.
Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach had said it, the life of a beauty queen is not always as colorful and glittering as the beautiful gowns that she wears. Indeed, a crown does not make a title-holder immune from life’s foibles and challenges.TOP
She has quite the skincare routine, too!
Miss World Philippines 2019 Michelle Dee has a a very purposeful way of removing her makeup. For the proud morena, years of modelling and training to be a beauty queen have taught her that less is more. Especially if your products are
They were joined by other Filipina beauty queens.
Among the fuss and frenzy of the 30th Southeast Asian Games’ opening last night were the beauty queens in attendance. Held at the Philippine Arena in Bulacan, the parade of athletes featured several Philippine international pageant title holders as a muses for
With empowering captions to match!
A no-filter selfie challenge called #AsSheIs is currently trending on Instagram, encouraging users to show a side of them they don't typically display online. Since November 6, the hashtag has garnered more than 4,000 selfies, including makeup-free photos from Pia Wurtzbach and
Miss Universe's official Twitter account posted a throwback to this iconic coronation night.
Can you believe it's been 50 years since Gloria Diaz won Miss Universe 1969? We can't, and the whiplash this throwback video the pageant's official Twitter account posted recently is only fueling our disbelief even further. Here, rewatch Gloria's iconic, unforgettable crowning moment...a
Add these to the list of Mak Tumang's most unforgettable dresses.
Miss Universe 2018 Catriona Gray crowned Binibining Pilipinas-Universe 2019 Gazini Ganados last night, and you can bet she did her job in shimmering style. She wore two intricate, sparkling Mak Tumang dresses to the pageant, one in sunny yellow, and the other modeled
You have to read her winning answer in the Q&A round!
All hail our new queens! The Filipina beauties representing our country in the major international pageants this 2019 have officially been decided—and hopefully following in the footsteps of Catriona Gray to bring home the Miss Universe crown is Gazini Christiana Ganados, our
Here’s how Queen P reacted to the comparison.
With the coronation night for Binibining Pilipinas 2019 drawing near, everyone's already betting on their own favorites to bring home the title. One of social media's top picks seems to be Hannah Arnold, a 23-year-old Filipino-Australian who hails from Masbate—and in case
Yep, it's a (literal) spin on Catriona Gray's iconic Lava Walk.
Miss Universe 2019 Catriona Gray's iconic Lava Walk may just be getting a run for its money. Check out aspiring beauty queen Anton Jann Labiang's multi-spin Beyblade Walk and tell us you don't agree!Also dubbed the Tornado Walk by netizens, Anton's impressive,
After his "Adarna" and "Lava" gowns, here comes another iconic creation by Mak Tumang!
Our very own Miss Universe Catriona Gray honors the Philippines with every chance she’s got. So for her much-awaited homecoming grand parade, it’s no surprise that she has once again chosen to wear a symbolic outfit proudly representing her Filipino roots. And
She wore traditional weaves again!
ICYMI, Catriona Gray is back in the Philippines for her grand homecoming! Today, she attended a press conference about her upcoming activities, and she looked absolutely stunning in a multicolored suit dress made from local inaul textile:The dress is another creation by Jearson Demavivas,
Her "lava walk" is ready to impress.
Heads up, pageant fans! The name of Catriona Gray's signature walk for the Miss Universe 2018 pageant has finally been revealed, and it's ready to bring the heat to the competition.Instagram user @carlosbuendiajr posted a few teasers of the walk on his
Three beauty queens share their traumatizing stories.
In posts on Instagram, Miss Earth Canada 2018 Jaime VandenBerg, Miss Earth Guam 2018 Emma Sheedy, and Miss England 2018 Abbey-Anne Gyles-Brown have declared that they suffered through nearly two weeks of sexual harrassment from one of the recently concluded pageant's sponsors.Jaime stated that her
Trace the origins of today's beauty pageants.
The Philippines has a long history of beauty pageants. Way before the big four beauty pageant titles—Miss Universe, Miss World, Miss International, and Miss Earth—Filipinos celebrated beauty through the following titles and competitions:The first official beauty pageant in the Philippines was a
Saddle up, because in case you haven't noticed, cowboy chic is a huge thing right now. While the American Wild West's been used for fashion inspo since time immemorial, we reckon it was Raf Simons' Fall 2017 collection for Calvin Klein that