With the firm desire to conquer the Third Miss Universe crown for the country, Kristal Silva, Nuestra Belleza México 2016, is ready to compete tonight in the final of the contest, to be held at the Mall of Asia Asia in Manila, Philippines.
Photographed and interviewed exclusively by Agência Reforma, Kristal, born in Soto la Marina, Tamaulipas, shows one of the most striking and powerful trends that will be imposed during 2017: evening dresses in metallic tones.
“I love gala dresses in these tones, because they fill you with flashes, lights and shines,” says this young woman, who studied Administration.
“I’m a fan of these clothes. In addition to transmitting elegance and sensuality, the sequins, textures and details with gold or silver are infallible to conquer and attract attention anywhere, “adds the tamaulipeca.
For Kristal, the fashion is to highlight with the help of flattering pieces and at the same time achieve a style of your own based on your essence and personality.
“When dressing, the important thing is to always feel good and never stop being who you are,” says this green-eyed olive girl, who as a child yearned to be a beauty queen and get the coveted title of Miss Universe.
Shines on preliminaries
The 86 contestants made their official presentation, then parade in swimsuit and evening dress.
During this event was also the presentation of the typical costumes of each country, which attracted attention for their colorful designs.
The score obtained in the preliminary will be added to the personal interview of the candidates to choose the 12 finalists, which will be announced at the beginning of tonight’s broadcast.
With a height of 1.78 meters and championship body, Kristal claims to admire the talent and creativity of Mexican fashion designers.
Thus, she carries in her suitcases a wardrobe made exclusively for her by the nayarita Gaby Pérez, the Morelos Lourdes Hernández and Juan Manuel Osorio and the campechanos Emanuel Segovia and Alejandro Chuc.
He will also wear pieces by Pineda Covalín and Salvatore Ferragamo.
Aware that in Miss Universe the evening dress is a decisive garment for the competition, Kristal anticipates that it is very likely that for the grand finale, a model prepared by Gaby Pérez.
“It’s a dress with glitter and mermaid cut that I love, because it frames my figure.
It is a color between silver and white steel, has a ‘V’ neckline and stands out for a strategic opening on the right side, which allows me to walk in comfort and even seems to float me, “he says.
According to Ferdinand Abejon, a contributor to the Missosology beauty page, the favorites include:
Mariam Habach from Venezuela
Chalita Suansane from Thailand
Marina Jacoby from Nicaragua
Maxine Medina from Philippines
Kristal Silva from Mexico