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Great OOC ideas for children’s pageants

Great OOC ideas for children's pageants

Choosing the right Outfit of Choice competition (OOC) costume in a children’s pageant should be based on creativity and fun. Costumes and character themes should always be age-appropriate. Adventurer Alice (Alice in Wonderland) Alien queen (with flips, etc.) Astronaut (outerspace explorer) Australian explorer Ballerina Boat captain Broadway star Butterfly Candyland character Carnival / Circus Christmas [...]

Tiffany Designs Top Spring 2013 Prom and Pageant Gown Styles On-Trend

Popular sequin-detailed and beaded prom and pageant gowns by Tiffany Designs.

Styles from the Tiffany Gown Designs Spring 2013 collections are on-trend with fashions worn at American Music Awards and American Giving Awards. Fort Myers, FL (PRWEB) December 19, 2012 / Tiffany Designs announced that top-selling styles from the Spring 2013 prom collections are on-trend with fashions worn at recent red carpets and celebrity events. This [...]

Tiffany Designs Pageant Gown a Hit in TeenPROM 2013

Tiffany Designs - pageant and prom gowns

Fort Myers, FL (PRWEB)  / Tiffany Designs announced that its Spring 2013 pageant gown collection gown is featured in the Winter/Spring 2013 issue of TeenPROM. Janel Parrish from ABC Family’s “Pretty Little Liars” models Tiffany Designs style 16754 in the color black/ivory. “I love the sequins,” Parrish says in the issue. “I love a little [...]

Pageant Costuming for Dancers, Baton, Gymnastics in Talent Competition

Miss America pageant ballet talent

Physically demanding pageant talents such as dance, baton, and acrobatics require outstanding costuming that defines the mood of the talent performance. Whether it’s classical or modern ballet, a sultry jazz number, glamorous Hollywood-style tap, seductive island dance, or energetic acrobatic act, proper costuming can add professionalism and instantly intrigue the audience and judges. Consider the [...]

What Should Pageant Singers Wear? | Best Pageant Costuming for Vocalists

Miss America 2012 talent costume

A pageant singer’s costuming should instantly convey the mood of her musical selection in the talent competition. A singer’s costuming in the talent competition is one of the most important aspects of creating a cohesive, effective talentperformance. “We try to work the talent outfit around the whole song,” explains Robin Elliott-Bear, of Robin Elliott Ltd. [...]

Your Pageant Talent Costuming Sets the Mood for Your Performance

pageant talent costume

“Pageant talent costuming should set the mood of the performance for the pageant judges,” Thomas Tolbert, pageant wardrobe expert, Legends Your pageant talent outfit is another effective tool for crafting a winning  performance, and is just as important as the right music and a good sound track. “I look for appropriate costuming,” affirms John Moskal, [...]

Pageant Tips: 1000 Tips to Win Beauty Pageants

Tips for pageant swimsuit competition

How do you win beauty pageants? The crown is earned through hard work, refusal to give up, belief in yourself…and some knowledge of what it really takes to win… Here is a guide to our hundreds of pageant tips, pointers and “best” lists that can help you learn how to win pageants, while competing with [...]

Attire for Pageant Introduction of Contestants, Opening Production

pageant costuming for contestant introduction

Use Your Pageant Clothing Choices to Stand Out From Your First Moment On Stage You should look like a winner from the first moment you step onstage, because the judges’ first impressions set the tone for the rest of the pageant. Contestants are usually introduced onstage in the “Parade of Contestants” or “Parade of States,” [...]

What do you wear under pageant gowns?

The Right Bra

Bras and undies for Pageant Evening Gowns Proper undergarments are the foundation for that winning look in the pageant’s evening gown competition. “Just like a house, the proper foundation is the most important thing,” asserts Robin Elliott-Bear, a pageant gown specialist. Pageant undergar­ments include backless long-line bras, bust-to-hip bustiers, bust cups, waist-cinchers, T-panties, and hosiery [...]

Tips for Pageant Shoes: How to choose the right shoes for the evening gown competition

open toe pageant shoes with sparkle

What Type of Pageant Shoes are Best with your Gown? When it comes to the evening gown competition, the right pageant shoes also finish the image the contestant is creating for judges. Pageant contestants in their teens and up should always wear high heels in the evening gown competition to create a taller, slimmer, more [...]

How to Pick The Best Pageant Swimsuit

Miss America 2009, Kati Stam, won the swimsuit competition wearing a very flattering black bikini swimsuit.

The ideal pageant swimsuit should make your figure look well proportioned, camouflage figure flaws, create a winning image, and help you stand out from the crowd. Since your choice of suit can dramatically alter how you look onstage, you don’t want to settle for just a pretty swimsuit. You want the perfect swimsuit. When your [...]

Pick the Right Pageant Swimsuit for Your Figure

Leila Lopes, Miss Universe 2012, in swimsuit competition.

Pick a Pageant Swimsuit that Hides Figure Flaws The trick to choosing the best pageant swimsuit for your figure is to know your figure flaws and use the swimsuit’s style, seams, leg height, color and fabric to direct the eye toward whatever area you want judges to focus on, and away from your weakest points… [...]

Pageant Gowns: Best Colors for Each Pageant System

2011 Miss Earth in white pageant gown

Statistically, there are specific colors for pageant gowns that are much more successful in pageants. Pageant gown colors do count!  According to our statistical research, there are specific pageant gown colors that are consistently successful in national and international pageants. The fact that certain colors fare better than others does not mean that the color [...]

A Pageant Gown Must Fit the System | Picking Gowns for Each Type of Pageant

Miss Earth pageant winner gown

What Judges Look For in Pageant Gowns Choosing a pageant gown is one of the most exciting parts of preparing to compete in pageants. As the most glamorous event in pageants, the evening gown competition provides entrants with an ideal opportunity to look their most beautiful, project the image of a winner, and clinch the [...]

What You Must Know About Pageant Gowns

tips for pageant gowns

Your Pageant Gown is Your Portrait The ideal gown or pageant dress will also complement the young lady’s personality by highlighting her best qualities for judges. She is painting her self-portrait for the panel. And, as any artist knows, a Rembrandt is different from a Rubens. Yet both are masterpieces. A girl’s evening gown portrait [...]

Avoid Mistakes in Your Pageant Gown

pageant gowns on display

Contestants Need to Avoid  Mistakes When They Chose Their Evening Gown Mistakes in the choice of a pageant gown eliminate contestants by revealing to judges which girls don’t have the qualities necessary to be an effective titleholder: good judgment, taste, modesty, or common sense. “I think intelligence plays a part,” says Vernon DeSear, who supervised [...]

Choose a Pageant Gown by Body Type

pageant gown tip: slim waistline

The Right Pageant Gown Can Dramatically Improve a Contestant’s Appearance First, to pick the perfect pageant gown a young lady must know her figure type. Once she understands her figure’s assets and flaws she can use figure camouflage techniques to emphasize her best features, hide her flaws, and balance her body proportions. Such cam­ouflage is [...]

Pageant Interview Suits and Dresses | Tips for Choosing Pageant Interview Clothes

pageant interview outfit on Miss Teen of America

What do you wear to pageant interviews? Pageant Interviews are a highly competitive situation and contestants need to know what to wear – and not to wear – to score well. Feeling confident during the pageant judges’ interview is easier when a young woman knows she looks her best. Psychologists tell us that being well [...]

Pageant Gown Colors Create your Image

red pageant gown in Alize Lily Mounter, Miss England 2011

What pageant gown color should you wear in pageants? When selecting your pageant gown, understand the psychology of color. “Sixty percent of a person’s reaction to any situation is based on color,” claims Carlton Wagner, director of the Wagner Institute for Color Research.’ A contestant can use her pageant gown colors to control how judges [...]

Best colors for pageant gowns

Christy Fichtner Miss USA 1986

White is the hands-down best color for pageant evening gowns, but other colors can win as well.  Here is how pageant gown colors rate… The pageant evening gown competition is your opportunity to shine and convey to judges that you should be their queen.  But what is the best color to wear in the evening [...]

Six tips to pick the best evening gown for a pageant


How to Pick a Winning Evening Gown for a Pageant In pageant competition, the ideal gown or pageant dress must complement the young lady’s person­ality by highlighting her best qualities for judges. She is painting her “por­trait” for the panel. And, as any artist knows, a classic Rembrandt is different from an abstract Picasso. Yet [...]

Pageant Tips: Considerations for choosing pageant dresses

Pageant dresses by Jovani

Pageant dresses are more than just simple clothes that you can find in every other apparel store. When you are in this dress, you become special, attractive and talk of the gathering. New York / / February 18, 2012 — Pageant dresses are more than just simple clothes that you can find in every [...]

Pageant gowns for beautiful ladies

Pageant dresses by Jovani

Pageant gowns are the dresses you can wear in late evening parties and even weddings and other special occasions. New York / / February 18, 2012 — Pageant gowns are the dresses you can wear in late evening parties and even weddings and other special occasions. This gown will make you feel light as [...]