The Miss Universe Angola Contestant Wows With an Opulent Outfit

By: Jana Pijak - Jan 30, 2015
References: missuniverse & twentytwowords
This Miss Universe Angola costume stole the show at Wednesday's pageant event. The global beauty competition featured 88 Miss Universe outfits including Angola's Cleopatra-themed number. This ensemble was a cultural representation of the Angolan contestant's nation and also paid homage to fashions worn in Ancient Egypt.

Boasting a crocheted construction, this Miss Univers Angola costume was one of the night's most elaborate and detailed outfits. The handmade look featured a fitted shape and opened into a trumpet skirt subtly. The outfit was reminiscent of Cleopatra's garb and also featured a decorative headpieces that was inspired by the Southern African nation's cultural costumes.

Moreover, this look also featured colorful accents that referenced Angola's national flag and its hues.