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January 27, 2017

Customized Converse Shoes x Miss Universe 2016

Miss Universe 2016 x Converse Shoes

Bid for a pair of Converse Chuck Taylor Shoes customized by Miss Universe 2016 candidates

In this modern times that being confidently beautiful with a heart means more than having beauty, brains and heart, creativity also plays an important role in defining today's epitome of inspiring woman and wearing the crown.




The Ms Universe 2016 candidates showed us that there is a creative cell in between their ears as they lent their time and creativity to produce customized Converse sneakers to be auctioned for the Positive Action Foundation.  A foundation supported by the Ms Universe organization, Positive Action Foundation is devoted into helping individuals living with HIV/AIDS and their families particularly those who are displaced from their employment due to HIV phenomenon.


Customized Converse Shoes x Miss Universe 2016
Angola

Customized Converse Shoes x Miss Universe 2016
Belgium

Customized Converse Shoes x Miss Universe 2016
Belize

Customized Converse Shoes x Miss Universe 2016
Brazil

Customized Converse Shoes x Miss Universe 2016
Bulgaria

Customized Converse Shoes x Miss Universe 2016
Cayman Islands

Customized Converse Shoes x Miss Universe 2016
Costa Rica

Customized Converse Shoes x Miss Universe 2016
Germany

Customized Converse Shoes x Miss Universe 2016
Guatemala

Customized Converse Shoes x Miss Universe 2016
Iceland

Customized Converse Shoes x Miss Universe 2016
Mexico

Customized Converse Shoes x Miss Universe 2016
Neatherlands

Customized Converse Shoes x Miss Universe 2016
Nicaragua

Customized Converse Shoes x Miss Universe 2016
Panama 

Customized Converse Shoes x Miss Universe 2016
Paraguay

Customized Converse Shoes x Miss Universe 2016
Philippines

Customized Converse Shoes x Miss Universe 2016
Russia

Customized Converse Shoes x Miss Universe 2016
Thailand

Customized Converse Shoes x Miss Universe 2016
Uruguay

The candidates who participated are Ms. Angola – Luisa Baptista, Ms. Belgium – Stephanie Goldof, Ms. Belize – Rebecca Rath, Ms. Brazil – Raissa Santana, Ms. Bulgaria – Violina Ancheva, Ms. Cayman Islands – Monyque Brooks, Ms. Costa Rica – Carolina Duran, Ms. Germany – Johanna Acs, Ms. Guatemala – Virginia Argueta, Ms. Iceland – Hildur Maria, Ms. Mexico – Kristal Silva, Ms. Netherlands – Zoey Ivory, Ms. Nicaragua – Marina Jacoby, Ms. Panama – Keity Drenan, Ms. Paraguay – Andrea Melgarejo, Ms. Philippines – Maxine Medina, Ms. Russia – Yuliana Korolkova, Ms. Thailand – Chalita Suansane, and Ms. Uruguay – Magdalena Cohendent.

I always love Chuck Taylor and thinking of bidding for my favorite pair. If you are a beauty pageant patron or a true blue Chucks collector, join the silent bid auction. Bidders may submit their bids, names and contact details thru the information officer in the mall exhibit of the shoes or thru a private message at the Converse Facebook page. Starting bid for all pairs is at $50 USD.

Miss Universe 2016 x Converse Shoes
Like Queens ;) 
with Jeffrey

Miss Universe 2016 x Converse Shoes
At the Private Viewing Party with Rod Magaru, Jeffrey Osoc, Marjorie Pineda-Uy and Rodel Flordeliz

Miss Universe 2016 x Converse Shoes
That tiled wall with #WomaninDigital



See the personalized pairs at the exhibits in the following dates and venues:

·         February 3-5: Robinsons Antipolo
·         February 10-12: Robinsons Bulacan and Marquee Pampanga
·         February 17-19: Robinsons Isabela and Robinsons Ilocos Norte
·         February 24-26: Robinsons Tacloban and Robinsons Cebu
·         March 3-5: Gaisano Mall of Davao City and Gaisano Mall of Digos
·         March 10-12: Gaisano Mall of Tagum and Gaisano Mall of Toril
·         March 17-19: Gaisano Mall of General Santos
 #ConversePHx65MissUniverse.



Love that the pocket event hosted by Converse showcased the candidates' style and creativity. Love the spunk and style of each pair. Which one is your favorite?




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