10- Thailand The highlight of the Thai costume was the large, white elephant, entitled Chang – the icon of Thailand. It was designed by Tee Phasux. 9- Laos The costume is inspired by traditional Laotian art. 8- Japan The contestant from Japan wore a sailor moon costume. 7- Vietnam “A tribute to Vietnam’s ubiquitous snack called banh mi, this costume was carried by Miss Vietnam H’Hen Nie with pride”, Missosology wrote. 6- Mexico The 14 kg costume is called “Reina Jaguar” and takes inspiration from the pre-Hispanic culture of the Mayans. 5- Ecuador The costume of Virginia Limongi is titled as “La belleza en estado puro” (Beauty in its purest form). 4- India The costume of Indian contestant Nehal Chudasama pays tribute to Rani Rudrama Devi, a southern Indian princess warrior. It represents the strength and courage of all woman and was created by designers Neeta Lulla and Melvyn Dominic Noronha. 3- Canada Marta Magdalena … [Read more...] about H’Hen Nie’s outfit ranks 7th among Missosology’s Best National Costumes
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The other spectacular national costumes to make the list are The Golden Queen of Miss Mongolia, Tanaka of Miss Myanmar, and Blue Crane of Miss South Africa. The website also revealed the compelling stories behind the designs. H'Hen Nie’s outfit Accordingly, “Banh Mi”, or Vietnamese Bread, is the most popular fast food among locals and tourists in Vietnam. “Banh Mi is very delicious, it represents good value for money so everyone from the poor to the rich can afford it”, says the website. Outfit of Miss Mongolia On mentioning the design of Miss Mongolia, the website stated that the design idea had been taken from the Mongolian Queens’ clothing during the Middle Ages in the era of Genghis Khan and his successors. This golden yellow costume reflects the traditional sewing techniques, the fine art work of Mongolian goldsmiths and the famous poem “My Native Land”. The concept behind Myanmar’s National Costume … [Read more...] about H’Hen Nie’s outfit among the top 4 most spectacular National Costumes
H’Hen Nie, the Vietnamese representative at Miss Universe 2018, will wear a “Banh Mi” inspired outfit for the upcoming national costume themed segment of the Miss Universe 2018 pageant. Nguyen Phuong Khanh, the Vietnamese representative at Miss Earth 2018, won gold in the Asia & Oceania region for her national costume. The dress, designed by Linh San, was inspired by the Sun Goddess from Greek mythology. Bui Phuong Nga, the Vietnamese representative at Miss Grand International 2018, ranked second in the national costume segment as she wore an elegant Ao Dai. Nguyen Thuc Thuy Tien also wore a beautiful Ao dai at the national costume segment of Miss International 2018. Huyen My chose to wear a red Ao Dai, that weighed 30 kilograms, at Miss Grand International 2017. Khanh Ngan wore a dress by designer Le Long Dung at the Miss Globe 2017 pageant. The flamboyant costume was inspired by the image of a Vietnamese Queen, Nam Phuong. Le Hang wore a colorful Ao Dai, … [Read more...] about Throwback to the top VN national costumes worn at int’l beauty pageants
She has decided to choose an Ao dai (Vietnamese traditional dress) to compete against the 76 other contestants during the National Costume segment of the competition. The dress, designed by Viet Hung, is just one of many outstanding costumes that Tien will wear on the final night of the beauty pageant at the Tokyo Dome on November 9. The highlights of the design are the white tone and the train of the dress, which features images of Vietnam’s beautiful landscapes. The headdress of the costume is adorned with golden lotus flowers - a symbol of Vietnamese culture. The grand finale of the Miss International 2018 will consist of four parts, evening gown, bikini, national costume and Q&A. Thuy Tien, who is 1.70 meters tall with measurements of 82-61-91, has been named in the top 8 of Miss International 2018 and 6th in the Hot Picks by the world’s number 1 beauty pageant magazine Missosology. She has decided to choose an Ao dai (Vietnamese traditional … [Read more...] about Tien reveals national costume for Miss International 2018
Miss Universe Vietnam 2017 H’Hen Nie has called for spectators to vote for the most impressive national costume which she will then wear at Miss Universe 2018 scheduled for December in Thailand. The voting period will last until November 5. All of the outfits are made by amateur designers. A national costume themed “Banh Mi” (Vietnamese Bread) by designer Pham Phuoc Dien takes inspiration from the classic Vietnamese style sandwich. A costume named “Hoa Dang Sac Viet” (Vietnamese Lanterns) by designers Nguyen Vu Hung and Thach Thanh Dat is inspired from outfits of Ede ethnic people. “Ngu Ho” (Five Tigers) by designer Nguyen Dang Thanh Nhan from Hang Trong folk paintings in Hanoi “Nu Quyen” (Feminist) by designer Pham Minh Phuc symbolizing strength and power “Pho Co” (Old Quarter) by designer Nguyen Dinh Thuan reappears cultural space in Hoi An’s ancient town with lanterns and Chua Cau (Pagoda Bridge). … [Read more...] about Which national costume will H’Hen Nie wear at Miss Universe 2018?