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If Shamcey Supsup has tsunami walk and Janine Tugonon has cobra walk, these lovely candidates has their own style of walking the runway.
In a fashion show held last April 11 at Araneta Coliseum, the fifty candidates clad in "heritage" gowns originally designed by highgly acclaimed fashion guru Pitoy Moreno and casuals from JAG.
I haven't seen a fashion show for a long time but this show really caught my attention and I must say that it was really an extraordinary hard work and the show was such a beautiful creation.
Joining them (fifty candidates) on the runway are current queens:
Janine Tugonon - Miss Universe 2012 1st runner up
Nicole Schmitz - Binibining Pilipinas - International 2012
Katrina Dimaranan - Binibining Pilipinas -Tourism 2012
Elaine Kay Moll - Miss Supranational 2012 3rd runner up
This fashion show is a tribute to Pitoy Moreno and esteemed Binibining Pilipinas executive board member directed by Raymond Villanueva.
This is the last activity the fifty candidates engaged. They also participated in charitable events including Operation Smile mission in Sta. Ana Hospital Manila.
The grand coronation night will be held tomorrow (Sunday), April 14 at the SMART Araneta Coliseum simulcast live on ABS CBN.
It will be hosted by Martin Nievera and Dawn Zulueta together with Venus Raj and Shamcey Supsup.
Forecasted judges includes ABS-CBN head writer Chris Violago, ABS-CBN Special Projects Head Chit Guerrero, Miss International 2005 Precious Lara Quigaman, Venus Raj, Shamcey Supsup and Janine Tugonon.
On a note the celebrities who joined this year's pageant are the following:
- Pia Wurtzbach, actress and model
- Rhea Nakpil, Starstruck 3 alumni
- Mariel De Leon, model and daughter of actors Christopher De Leon and Sandy Andolong,
- Imelda Schweighart, model and former host of Wiltime Bigtime
Model actress Isabelle Daza didn't join this year.
Among the top favorites of many press people are Parul Sha, Mutya Datul, Hannah Ruth Sison, Mariel De Leon.
According to numerous forums and has been observed in their previous events, compared to the previous years this year's batch has the most number of beautiful candidates.
Winners of Binibining Pilipinas 2013 will represent the country in international pageants such as Miss Universe and Miss International to name a few.