A special event will be happening in the 65th Miss Universe edition here in the Philippines and that is the Cultural Terno Show to be held at the Plaza Burgos in Vigan, Ilocus Sur on January 15 at 7 in the evening. An opportunity to showcase the Philippines traditional dress for women and the skills of our local designers. The event is open for everyone.
Twenty three (23) Filipino designers will dress up 20 selected candidates and the remaining 3 will dress up the hosts of the said event.
Here is the list of the Filipino Designers who will take part of this amazing event.
Cherry Samuya Veric
Mike Dela Rosa
Cathy Mora Capistrano
Sony Boy Mindo
Jan Van Paquing
Nicole Ann Danika Damo
Darling Ton (host)
Pablo Galicia Mendez Iii (host)
Christ Lee Marcelino (host)
Christopher Munar (Accessories)
The event will be headed by John dela Vega of JDV as Creative Director, Rodgil Flores of Kagandahang Flores as the Director and Arnold Mercado from Aces & Queens for the MU organizers. The head fashion stylist is Domz Ramos.
The event will be hosted by three beauty queens, Miss Earth 2004 Priscilla Meirelles, Miss United Continents 2016 Jeslyn Santos and Bb Pilipinas Universe 2000 Nina Ricci Alagao.
Here’s a preview of the stage for the Cultural Terno Show.
Now the question is will Maxine Medina will be part of the selected 20 candidates? Well, according to my sources the answer is yes. Who she will be wearing and who are the other selected candidates? Abangan. 😉
UPDATE: Here is the list of the 10 from the 20 selected candidates for the Cultural Terno Show. This is from a reliable source.
Philippines, Colombia, Venezuela, Brazil, USA, Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia, Great Britain and Turkey.