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Fiji designers to make costume for Miss World contestant
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May '13
The national costume to be worn by the winner of the Miss World Fiji pageant for the 63rd Miss World Final competition will be designed by the Fiji Arts Council along with selected fashion designers of Fiji, the director of the Fiji Arts Council, Lai Veikoso, said at a press conference.
 
The sketches prepared by the designing team will be based on the Miss World theme of ‘global warming’ and Miss World Fiji’s theme – ‘beauty with a purpose’.
 
The Arts Council director said the costume to be worn by Miss World Fiji, to be chosen on June 1, will be synchronized with a dance performance, specially choreographed to match with the locally designed costume. 
 
The designing team will present four designs by June 3, 2013. The idea behind the designs is to represent Fiji’s culture and tradition at the Miss World Final to be held at Jakarta, Indonesia on September 28, 2013.
 
However, the final design would be chosen by the citizens of Fiji, who will vote for their favourite of the four designs.
 

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