Filipino artistry and artisanship were on full display during the evening gown competition of Miss Universe 2021 preliminaries.
PEP.ph (Philippine Entertainment Portal) spotted six candidates that dazzled in their Filipino-made gowns.
MISS PHILIPPINES IN FRANCIS LIBIRAN
Francis Libiran created a dramatic assymetrical red gown for our evry own Beatrice Luigi Gomez.
The dress was obviously made to make an impact because from any angle, it underlined Bea’s toned physique.
The cut-out and thigh-high slit also showed how comfortable Bea is in her own skin.
MISS SOUTH AFRICA in ezra santos
Dubai-based designer Ezra Santos came up with a smashing all-white evening gown for Miss Africa Lalela Mswane.
The body-hugging gown flaunted her svelte figure, making her look like a Barbie doll.
MISS BAHAMAS in garimon escandor roferos
Dubai-based designer Garimon Escandor Roferos made a gold and silver venus-cut creation for Chantel O’Brian.
The diagonal slashes of sparkles in her gown seemed to dance as she made her long strides on stage.
It was also quite a vision seeing gentle swish of the sheer gown.
MISS UKRAINE in ryan pacioles
Dubai-based designer Ryan Pacioles created a sparkling gold gown for Miss Ukraine Anna Neplyakh.
The sheer cape with minimal gold accents gave Anna a queenly look.
MISS KENYA in JIAN LASALA
Jian Lasala designed a metallic gown that perfectly emphasized the small waist and curvy hips of Miss Kenya Roshanara Ebrahim.
MISS USA IN MICHAEL CINCO
Dubai-based designer Michael Cinco his behind Miss USA Elle Smith’s remarkable evening-gown performance.
The off-shouldered assymetrical dress with a big flower-like sleeve on the right made her totally eye-catching.