LOOK: 7 Miss Universe 2018 candidates in Filipino-made gowns

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Dec 14 2018 04:04 PM | Updated as of Dec 14 2018 05:29 PM

MANILA – Seven candidates wore Filipino-made gowns during the Miss Universe 2018 preliminary competition in Thailand on Thursday.

Leading the pack is the country’s representative, Catriona Gray, who wore an Ibong Adarna-inspired creation by Mak Tumang.

Check out their proudly Filipino gowns in the slideshow below:

1. Miss Universe Philippines Catriona Gray in Mak Tumang 

Instagram.com/catriona_gray

2. Miss Universe Kenya Wabaiya Kariuki in Jian Lasala

Instagram.com/missuniversekenya

3. Miss Universe Ecuador Virginia Limongi Silva in Mark Bumgarner

Instagram.com/markbumgarner

4. Miss Universe Japan Yuumi Kato in Joel Escober

Screengrab from Miss Universe

5. Miss Universe Canada Marta Magdalena Stepien in Michael Cinco

Screengrab from Miss Universe YouTube page

6. Miss Universe Nepal Manita Devkota in Bea Bianca PH

Screengrab from Miss Universe YouTube page 

7. Miss Universe New Zealand Estelle Curd in Sidney Eculla

Screengrab from Facebook.com/sidney.eculla.9