An Edmonton designer has been chosen to showcase her work on the largest pageant in Canada.
Francesca Esguera is the official designer of this 12 months’s Miss Universe Canada pageant.
70 contestants vying for the crown will put on her opening costume and swimsuit design, and Miss Universe Canada 2021 winner Tamara Jemovic will put on a specifically designed outfit for the coronation ceremony.
Esguera advised CTV Information Edmonton that she had arrived on the competitors final 12 months to see if she may current her designs on the competitors.
“It was a shot at midnight,” she mentioned. “After being in Edmonton and attempting an enormous shot, we’re right here on the nationwide stage.”
“It’s totally thrilling,” she mentioned. “Since that is my first design on a nationwide stage, I wished extraordinary, huge designs.”
Whereas she solely grew to become knowledgeable designer two years in the past, Esguera mentioned she had dreamed of making outfits and garments since she was a woman.
Now his focus is on attempting to point out his work on the worldwide stage.
“Hopefully they are going to give me one other probability to point out my designs at one other Miss Universe pageant,” she mentioned.