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Thursday, January 22, 2015

63rd Miss Universe Pageant: Eye For Beauty Blog Top 15 in Preliminary Evening Gown Parade

As expected, the preliminaries told a whole different story to the photos we have been seeing. Each year, this is the night where the delegates could really gain huge momentum or fall horribly flat. I found a lot of the performances lackluster, but there were some fantastic surprises too! After watching the 63rd Miss Universe Preliminary Evening Gown Parade, my top 15 were:

15: Peru 9.090 - what a lovely surprise! She looked tall and glamorous!

14: Russia 9.095 - Another surprise. Loved her gown and hair!

13: Dominican Republic 9.100 - Never thought I'd have her here, but she was on fire!

12: Argentina 9.110 - I didn't love her gown, but I loved her in it!

11: Venezuela 9.120 - her gorgeous face is undeniable but the gown wasn't flattering!

10: Puerto Rico 9.130 - another surprise; she was working it!

9: Jamaica 9.170 - I didn't love her hair like that but she looked fantastic in red!

8: Czech Republic 9.200 - I've had an eye on her since she arrived. She's amazing!

7: Costa Rica 9.210 - she's proved that she's there to fight. Didn't love the gown though!

6: India 9.230 - Looked gorgeous in her gown, but was she trying too hard?

5: Ukraine 9.390 - Probably the biggest surprise. Regal, elegant, sexy!

4: Spain 9.440 - OK I got the hype! Spain was sensational!

3: USA 9.470 - Nia was just a class act. USA is in it to win it!

2: Mexico 9.500 - Absolutely breathtaking in her gown! Loved her energy!

and our Preliminary Evening Gown winner:
 
COLOMBIA 9.600 - She didn't put a foot wrong! Perfection!
HONORABLE MENTIONS:
16. Netherlands 17. Indonesia 18. Trinidad and Tobago 19. Lithuania 20. Philippines

3 comments:

  1. Colombia's face wa white but the rest of her body was tanned. She didnt give so much effort during th evening gown segment.

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  2. Hi Andy, we agree almost 100 percent! I just have Slovak Rep (who looked sensational) instead of their neighbors Czech Rep, and Brazil instead of Peru. I also have Mexico and USA (who are my top 2 bets for the crown now) ahead of Colombia. I actually think Brazil will be in Top 5, and South Africa will be in the top 10. Big hug from your friend in Abu Dhabi!

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  3. two that is not on your list that surprised me was Germany and Egypt. I thought both were sensational... but there are so many strong delegates this year that I am afraid they really have no chance. My favorites during the preliminary evening gown competition are Columbia, Philippines, USA, Dominican Republic, Czech Republic, and Indonesia.... I totally hated Argentina's gown but the way she wore it on stage was amazing!!! `Argentina proves that the evening gown competition is from the neck up!!!

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