Every girl deserves a tiara...
except when it comes to beauty pageants.
Here are some of my photos from this weekend at the Miss Perú 2011 pageant held in the city of Callao.
|(left to right) Miss Amazonas, Miss Cuidad de Lima, and Miss Trujillo|
|21-year-old Natalie Vertiz, Miss USA Perú, represents the Peruvian community in the US, where she was raised. Here she is explaining what she learned from being in the pageant, which included her growing love and pride for her native country.|
|Miss Loreto won the title of Miss Elegance.|
|Miss Amazonas won Miss Bikini International|
|Miss Perú Universe and Miss Perú World 2010|
|Crowning the new Miss Perú Universe, formerly Miss USA Perú|
|Miss Junín and Miss USA Perú- the new Miss Perú World 2011 and Miss Perú Universe|
|Odilla Garcia will go to compete this November in the Miss World 2011 pageant this year in Trinidad and Tobago (yet to be confirmed)|
Natalie will go on to compete in Sao Paulo, Brazil for the title of Miss Universe 2011.
|In with the new...|
|out with the old.|
|That's all folks!|