Let’s Discuss Miss World’s Pretty Pink Princess Gown. You Like?

The Miss World competition happened last night, and I’ve become more and more disappointed I missed it. I’m a sucker for talent competitions, sure, but also those ladies have amazingly gorgeous hair, and the entire thing could be an evening gown convention. What could be a better way to spend Sunday night? (Answer: not watching football on your couch, that’s for sure).

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The gown that won it all belongs to Miss South Africa, Rolene Strauss, and it has a lot of the details I’ve seen on wedding dresses—ruching all over the bodice, tiers of ruffles, and a skirt that flares out from the midthigh. I’m not crazy about the extreme push-up thing that’s happening at the bodice, but I do like that it’s an off-the-shoulder style, so we’re even. She skipped sequins, beads, and spangles too, something commonly associated with pageant gowns and still managed to stun.

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But, guys, if they were giving out an award based solely on dress choice, I really hope they’d pick Miss United States, Elizabeth Safrit (she was second runner-up). That red dress is stunning for the train alone!



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