Miss America 2015: HIT or MISS?

Miss America 2015 Evening Gown

Representing New York, Kira Kazantsev graced the Miss America stage in a stunning white Tony Bowls gown. Following the footsteps of the two Miss America’s before her, Kira, wore a very simple gown, but not without some stellar details (check out our article on “Pageant Jewelry: What to Wear, When to Wear It”). The exaggerated shoulders


Miss Universe Organization Announces Host City for Miss Universe 2015


The Miss Universe pageant will be returning to the United States next year and will be hosted in Doral, Florida. The mayor of Doral released a statement that the city council had approved a stipend for the Miss Universe pageant to be held there next year. For the first time since 1952, the pageant will


4 Tips To Get More Involved With Your Pageant Platform


Getting really involved with your pageant platform is one of the best ways to make the most of your pageant experience and really make the change you wish to see in the world (check out our article “Pageant Platform: Do it With Passion or Not at All”). You never know where your pageant platform could


Miss Michigan 2014 Evening Gown: HIT or MISS?

Miss Michigan Evening Gown

Miss Michigan, KT Maviglia, looked like absolute royalty walking across the stage during the Miss America Preliminary Evening Gown competition. Miss Michigan 2014 Evening Gown Let’s start with this deep sweetheart neckline. The soft shape of the bust, paired with the dramatic V is so feminine! The mermaid silhouette with extra long train is serving


Miss Georgia 2014 Evening Gown: HIT or MISS?

Miss Georgia Evening Gown

Miss Georgia, Maggie Bridges, made her home state proud during the Miss America preliminary evening gown competition. Miss Georgia 2014 Evening Gown There is so much to love about Maggie’s presentation (check out our article on “How to Walk In An Evening Gown,” to help you with your stage presence). The silhouette of this gown


Will Braids Hurt Your Chances of Winning the Crown?

Miss Tanzania sports the braided look at the Miss Universe pageant.

When it comes to pageant hairstyles, we are all familiar with the updo, the long, vivacious curls and sometimes, the bone straight sleek style (check out our article on “How to Style Hair Based on Your Face Shape”). But what if you are not fancy to that style? What if you opt for a protective


Miss Ohio 2014: HIT or MISS?

Miss Ohio Evening Gown

Miss Ohio Mackenzie Bart is already taking home a preliminary talent award from Miss America. Did she deliver in evening gown? Let’s see! I must say, this indigo color is absolutely flawless with her complexion and hair – Not to mention it completely stands out (check out our article on “Which Color Dress Wins the


Miss Tennessee 2014: HIT or MISS?

Hayley Lewis in her one of a kind Tony Bowls gown.

With Miss America 2015 just around the corner, we’ve been filled with excitement to see all of the amazing one of a kind Tony Bowls gowns each contestant has worn during the preliminaries. Miss Tennessee 2014, Hayley Lewis’ gown is definitely one for the books (check out where we’ve rated Hayley on our Miss America


4 Ways You Can Make A Good First Impression On Pageant Judges

Miss America contestants take the stage with confidence

Have you ever heard the expression, smiling is contagious? Well it’s true. You cannot help but to smile when others are smiling at you, unless you are that one judge that refuses to crack a smile no matter what the circumstances are (by the way, if you are trying to be intimidating and make me