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09 December 2019 06:40

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It's been seven years since Olivia Culpo was crowned Miss Universe in 2012, the first from the United States since 1997. But the Rhode Islander looked worthy of a whole new crown Sunday at this year's pageant. Splash of color: Olivia Culpo made a splash in a bold yellow dress Sunday at the Miss Universe pageant in Atlanta Culpo donned a strapless floor-length gown with layered ruffles down the skirt in the style of flower petals. The ensemble was finished with a pair of white gold earrings and some diamond rings. Lachey was pure elegance in a satin powder blue gown, which was draped off one shoulder.

A beautiful flower: She donned a strapless floor-length gown with layered ruffles down the skirt in the style of flower petals Previous winner: Culpo was crowned Miss Universe in 2012, the first from the United States since 1997 Powder blue: Vanessa Lachey was pure elegance in a satin powder blue gown, which was draped off one shoulder Girl's best friend: She accessorized with a pair of diamond earrings, matching bracelets and a gold bangle Black sequins: Ally Brooke dazzled in a one-shoulder black sequined dress, trimmed in silver with black fringe. She accessorized with a pair of diamond earrings, matching bracelets and a gold bangle. Ally Brooke dazzled in a one-shoulder black sequined dress, trimmed in silver with black fringe. The dress featured a thigh-high leg slit, which showed off a pair of sparkling silver stiletto booties. Halima Aden put on a stunning display in a jade satin jumpsuit with a built-in scarf draped over her shoulder.

She completed the look with a black hijab, diamond earrings, a wide black patent leather belt and sparkling black strappy stilettos. Hunter McGrady looked ravishing in a long-sleeve one-shoulder sparkling champagne dress with a ruched skirt. Satin jade: Halima Aden put on a stunning display in a jade satin jumpsuit with a built-in scarf draped over her shoulder Belted look: She completed the look with a black hijab, diamond earrings, a wide black patent leather belt and sparkling black strappy stilettos Serving looks: Hunter McGrady looked ravishing in a long-sleeve one-shoulder sparkling champagne dress with a ruched skirt. Patrick Starrr served '80s vibes in a white off-the-shoulder dress with a red floral print, paired with a matching turban. Catriona Gray put on a busty display in a shimmering gold strapless dress with a pointed sweetheart neckline.

The floor-length gown featured a subtle floral embroidery with a short train that dragged behind. She completed the look with a dark amber stone pendant on a diamond necklace and a matching ring. Olivia Jordan showed some sideboob in a skintight black dress, featuring a criss-crossed neckline with a cutout over her midriff. Stay gold: Catriona Gray put on a busty display in a shimmering gold strapless dress with a pointed sweetheart neckline Floral embroidery: The floor-length gown featured a subtle floral embroidery with a short train that dragged behind Reigning queen: She completed the look with a dark amber stone pendant on a diamond necklace and a matching ring. Gray was crowned Miss Universe last year after winning the Binibining Pilipinas pageant Serving body: Olivia Jordan showed some sideboob in a skintight black dress, featuring a criss-crossed neckline with a cutout over her midriff Oklahoma girl: She won Miss USA in 2015, the first from Oklahoma, later coming in second runner-up at Miss Universe Baby bump: Crystle Stewart cradled her baby bump as she sported a sparkling blue long-sleeve dress with a thigh-high leg slit and a backless cutout Date night: She was accompanied by husband Max Sebrechts, who sported a navy blue velvet jacket with black lapels over a black shirt and slacks Bronze bodice: Riyo Mori dazzled in a floor-length gown with a bronze beaded bodice and a black skirt She won Miss USA in 2015, the first from Oklahoma, later coming in second runner-up at Miss Universe. Crystle Stewart cradled her baby bump as she sported a sparkling blue long-sleeve dress with a thigh-high leg slit and a backless cutout. She was accompanied by husband Max Sebrechts, who sported a navy blue velvet jacket with black lapels over a black shirt and slacks. Stewart was crowned Miss USA in 2008, representing Texas, and later advancing to the top 10 at Miss Universe. Riyo Mori dazzled in a floor-length gown with a bronze beaded bodice and a black skirt. She won Miss Universe in 2007, becoming the second from Japan, the first being in 1959. South Africa's Zozibini Tunzi is the Miss Universe 2019. Miss Universe Mexico is the second-runner up. Miss Universe 2018 Catriona Gray crowned Zozibini Tunzi at the event held in Atlanta on Sunday night. 26-year-old Zozibini Tunzi is from Tsolo, South Africa. The 2019 Miss Universe pageant was held on Sunday night in Atlanta, the capital of the US state of Georgia. The final question that won Miss Universe South Africa the crown was: "What is the most important thing you should be teaching young girls today?" One thing new this year was that each contestant was given the opportunity to make a final statement for the audience and judges. After Zozibini Tunzi won the Miss Universe crown, Oprah Winfrey tweeted to congratulate her. She wrote, "Congratulations Miss South Africa, the new Miss Universe @zozitunzi! We welcome your visit to #OWLAG, our Leadership Academy for Girls (sic)." Congratulations Miss South Africa, the new Miss Universe @zozitunzi! We welcome your visit to #OWLAG, our Leadership Academy for Girls Oprah Winfrey (@Oprah) December 9, 2019 Meredith collects data to deliver the best content, services, and personalized digital ads. We partner with third party advertisers, who may use tracking technologies to collect information about your activity on sites and applications across devices, both on our sites and across the Internet. You always have the choice to experience our sites without personalized advertising based on your web browsing activity by visiting the DAA's Consumer Choice page, the NAI's website, and/or the EU online choices page, from each of your browsers or devices. To avoid personalized advertising based on your mobile app activity, you can install the DAA's AppChoices app here. Even if you choose not to have your activity tracked by third parties for advertising services, you will still see non-personalized ads on our site. By clicking continue below and using our sites or applications, you agree that we and our third party advertisers can: