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Miss Iowa USA 2017 Evening Gown: HIT or MISS?

Jenny Valliere during prelims at the Miss Iowa USA 2017 pageant. Photo: Jenny Valliere Instagram page
Jenny Valliere after prelims during the Miss Iowa USA 2017 pageant. Photo: Jenny Valliere Instagram page

Miss Iowa USA 2017 Evening Gown

Jenny Valliere captured the title of Miss Iowa USA 2017 in this stunning Fernando Wong gown!

The Color 

There were a ton of white evening gowns at Miss America this year, and it seems like this trend is making its way to the Miss USA system! White looks lovely against Jenny’s bronzed skin and dark hair. The nude portions of the gown match her skin tone perfectly and add to the cohesiveness of her overall look.

Want to see another one of Fernando Wong’s beautiful designs? (Read: Miss Midland Odessa 2017 Evening Gown: HIT or MISS?)

The Silhouette 

Jenny’s dress is fitted snuggly to her body and features a plunging neckline and a ruffled, mermaid skirt. Everything about the silhouette of this evening gown flatters her tiny, toned figure. The plunging neckline adds the right amount of sex appeal (considering this is the Miss USA system) while the ruffled skirt must have added some fun movement on stage. These two aspects balance one another out perfectly.

The Styling 

Jenny parted her hair down the middle and styled it in lose blown-out waves. This, in addition to her light makeup and simple earrings, prevented her overall look from being too overdone. Any other earrings, especially larger ones, would clash with her overall styling.

Are you wondering how to style your hair for your next pageant? (Read: How to Match Your Hairstyle with Your Dress Neckline)

The Verdict 

It’s no surprise that Jenny took home the title of Miss Iowa USA! This Fernando Wong gown is an absolute HIT! Best of luck at Miss USA, Jenny!

Do you agree or disagree with my verdict? Weigh in by clicking HIT or MISS below.

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