Mai Phuong Thuy listed in Miss World’s top 20 dress designer award
September 18, 2006
Miss Vietnam Mai Phuong Thuy was named in the finals of the Dress Designer Award of the Miss World. Miss Croatia, Ivana Ergic is the winner of the category.
Thuy worn a black long dress which was stylised from Vietnam’s traditional ao dai (long dress) while combining western evening dress during the night.
In the list announced on September 14, after Miss Croatia, Miss the Netherlands, Miss India, Miss Kenya and Miss Ireland placed in second, third, fourth and fifth places respectively.
According to Viet Hung, designer of Mai Phuong Thuy, all decorations in Thuy’s dress were handmade. He also revealed that he would come to Poland to bring more dresses for Thuy.
Also among top 20 for dress design award are beauty queens from PR China, Czech Republic, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Croatia, Lebanon, Romania, Italy, Aruba, Barbados, Dominican Republic, Colombia, United States, Venezuela, Angola, Kenya, Mauritius.