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Take a look at some of the best national costumes donned by Philippine candidates throughout the years.
Most segments of the Miss Universe pageant are arguably uniform, with each candidate exhibiting poise, glamour, and substance– really proving the mettle of her intensive pageant training and preparation. In contrast, the National Costume or NatCos competition is full of variety and surprise.
TBH, they’re making us want to get one, too!
Admit it: You’ve been thinking of giving yourself a hair makeover since the beginning of quarantine. If by now you still haven’t plucked up the courage to grab those scissors and snip away, perhaps all you need is a little push. Thankfully,
We love her fresh new haircut!
Nothing beats the high of getting a new haircut. Seeing yourself with a suddenly different 'do just makes you feel that you're ready for a big change—as though you've launched version 2.0 of yourself. One celeb who is loving her fresh hair makeover
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Hearing a personal message from one of your celebrity favorites is definitely something that can bring forth the warm fuzzies and brighten your day. Of course, getting one isn’t that easy—you either need to know someone working in the biz or try
Let's take a trip down memory lane.
It's no secret that the Philippines is a pageant-obsessed country. We always express a deep fascination for our candidates' dresses, beauty looks, and, of course, their signature runway walks. Below, we take a look back at the famous pasarelas popuralized by our
Evening gowns and national costumes that even the most snobbish fashion girls approve of.
First of all, we’re glad we no longer have early 2015 problems.Remember the time when we’d see Pinay beauty queens in looks that are: a) not made by fellow Filipinos, b) incongruent to our culture, c) ill-fitting, or d) all of the
Watch out for these gorgeous ladies on the catwalk.
Bench’s 30th anniversary show is coming at us in full force with some of the industry’s biggest stars confirmed to be walking down the runway. Top billed by the likes of Kathryn Bernardo, Maine Mendoza, Solenn Heussaff, Ellen Adarna, and Kim Chiu,
Let the stars show you how to wear this season's It accessory!
Another trend is taking over the fashion scene, and nope, we’re not complaining! Tassels are bringing our obsession for statement earrings to the next level—no doubt fun, typically bright and colorful, and so achingly charming, these fringe accessories are guaranteed to transform
Watch her recreate her signature beauty queen look.
One of the things you need to master as a beauty queen is how to do your own makeup. Candidates are usually required to get glammed up on their own, so it helps a lot to have a tried-and-tested beauty routine that
See his full collection here.
Who here hasn’t yet seen the emerald green fringed dress that Maxine Medina wore to the preliminary evening gown competition of Miss Universe 2016? It was a moment so iconic that we can barely believe that it was Rhett Eala’s first time
It's a showdown between the model and the beauty queen.
There are some who already know that I've been a model even before I joined Binibining Pilipinas. However, what most people aren't aware of is that I studied for seven months in preparation for the Miss Universe pageant—and one of the things
The beauty queen opens up about being bullied, growing up with insecurities, and rising above it all.
During the peak of the Miss Universe 2016 frenzy, the whole nation had something to say about Maxine Medina. Suddenly, almost as if they’ve known her for eternity, people felt the need to give their two cents on every single issue—what gown
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With some of the biggest names in the fashion industry gathering under one roof to witness the Spring/Summer 2017 offerings at the Bench Fashion Week, we made sure to keep our eyes peeled for the most stylish attendees.Below, see the Preview editors,
See her Spring/Summer 2017 collection here.
Sassa Jimenez punctuated the first day of Bench Fashion Week with her whimsical flair—there’s a dainty ruffled frock in this year’s hottest soft pink hue, a dramatic tulle skirt, and a navy blue cutout dress that will make anyone’s ballerina dreams come
And in 2017, it all started with Maxine Medina's evening gown.
Emma Stone and Olivia Culpo were on our Oscars 2017 best dressed list for a reason. Emma's embellished Givenchy frock was the epitome of Hollywood glam, and Olivia's Marchesa gown had an interesting message about going green! But as we relished their red carpet
She celebrated in Brunei with her family!
We might not have gotten a back-to-back win in Miss Universe this year, but what Maxine Medina has accomplished when she made it into the Top 6 is still no doubt an impressive feat! And to celebrate her victory, our Miss Philippines
We still can't believe the pageant's over!
Suffering from a Miss Universe hangover? Well, truth be told, so are we! After weeks of formulating our own guesses as to who will bring home the crown, we’re finding it hard to believe that this beauty pageant craze has finally come
The bidding starts at $50!
With the conclusion of the Miss Universe festivities, there's a bittersweet atmosphere the contestants will be leaving in the air. No more gowns, no more glamour, and definitely no more question and answer portion. But good news for all you sneaker enthusiasts
And confirms that the French are très chic.
With our eyes transfixed on our television screens and mobile phones, we noticed a few things you guys might have missed.1. Miss France's shoes. IMAGE INSTAGRAM/mgarciaa05IMAGE INSTAGRAM/mgarciaa05While most favored chunky platform heels to boost height, Miss France was the only candidate among the
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A true beauty queen needs to be armed with both beauty and brains, which makes the question and answer portion just as crucial as the swimwear and evening gown competitions. How did the candidates fare at the Q&A round of this year's