Last night, in Las Vegas , Miss USA Olivia Culpo took home the crown at the Miss Universe pageant.
Culpo won the national pageant as Miss Rhode Island back in June and won us over with her support for disqualified transgender contestant Jenna Talackova. Apparently she won over the judges last night too, an interesting cast of characters that included Real Housewives star Lisa Vanderpump, Iron Chef‘s Masaharu Morimoto, and stylist Brad Goreski.
The whole thing was a predictably gaudy affair, with big hair and major glitz dominating the evening gown category. Meanwhile, during the interview portion, the number of matching bodycon dresses made it pretty clear who’s singlehandedly keeping Hervé Leger in business.
Check ’em all out in the gallery below:
this is some kind of spaceship or something.