This year, the national costume for H’Hen Nie, representing Vietnam at the Miss Universe 2018, has been chosen via a design competition.
The organizers have selected 6 designs receiving most online votes, including NguHo (Five tigers, by Nguyen Dang Thanh Nhan), Nu quyen (Women’s power, by Pham Minh Phuc), Pho co (Old quarter, by Nguyen Dinh Thuan), Trang thu (Autumn’s Moon, by Nguyen Duc Hai), Hoa dang sac Viet (Vietnamese lantern, by Nguyen Vu Hung and Thach Thanh Dat) and Banh my (Vietnamese bread, by Pham Phuc Dien).
The online vote lasted one week (from October 22 to 28), and the top 3 designs are Banh my with 68,421 votes; Pho co with 67,263 votes and Nu quyen with 43, 817 votes.
The top 3 will undergo another vote from October 5 to 7. The most favourite design will become as national costume for Miss Universe Vietnam 2017 H’Hen Nie at the Miss Universe 2018 in Thailand this December. By Duy Tien