Shamcey Supsup showcases traditional Maguindanao weave in Miss Universe outfit

December 13, 2021 - 1:08 PM
Photo of Shamcey Supsup during the Miss Universe 2021 competition (Facebook/Shamcey Supsup)

Shamcey Supsup, national director of Miss Universe Philippines, wore an outfit inspired by the traditional Maguindanao weave for the Miss Universe competition.

Supsup shared a photo of it on Instagram on December 13.

In the caption, she wrote: “On my way to the show!!! Let’s go Pilipinas! Wearing a traditional Inaul weave by @adorfeliciano.”

Designer Ador Feliciano also posted a photo of the former beauty queen fitting her outfit on his account.

Feliciano described the traditional fabric as a “hallmark of Philippine culture.”

“A day of grandeur and sophistication. Miss Universe-Philipines National Director Shamcey Supsup-Lee in one of Mindanao’s most precious fabric -the Inaul inspired evening gown. Truly a hallmark of Philippine culture!”

Philippines’ bet Beatrice Luigi Gomez who was hailed as a crowd favorite of the night did not make it to the top three of the prestigious beauty pageant.

Gomez ended her pageant journey after she advanced to the Top 5 round.

Previous beauty queens and her supporters still cheered for her online. They congratulated her for making it that far into the competition.

READ: Former beauty queens cheer Bea Gomez after Top 5 finish at 70th Miss Universe

India’s Harnaaz Sandhu won the elusive Miss Universe 2021 crown.

South Africa’s Lalela Lali Mswali was hailed as the second runner-up and Paraguay’s Nadia Ferrera was named the first runner-up.

READ: FULL TEXT: India’s Harnaaz Sandhu’s winning answers at Miss Universe 2021