A golden victory for a vision of beauty, Celeste Cortesi wins Miss Universe Philippines 2022 at the SM Mall of Asia Arena, Metro Manila, Philippines on Saturday, April 30, 2022 with Pia Wurtzbach, Iris Mattenaere, and Demi-Leigh Tebow as the esteemed hosts. This year’s much-anticipated coronation night was an evening to remember with pageant royalty present, intricate ensembles, and a reigning queen at the helm.
Proudly representing Pasay City in the prestigious Miss Universe pageant, Celeste Cortesi wears Jewelmer’s La Mer en Majesté Crown alive with cultural significance and ethereal beauty. This exquisite creation showcases the best of the Philippines to the world, created by the talented Filipino craftsmen trained in the traditions of Place Vendôme–a wonderful tribute to this year’s 75th anniversary of French-Filipino relations. At the heart of the crown sits a collection of golden South Sea pearls, hailed as the National Gem, evoking the glory of a natural treasure. Pearls illuminate this exceptional piece like golden stars, crowning the woman who echoes the same powerful allure.
Much like the golden pearl, a woman is precious and a brilliant embodiment of rarity in her own magnificent way. Through an empowered moment captured with Jewelmer pearls–Celeste Cortesi is a testament to the strength of women. A gem that captures the essence of a woman, the golden South Sea pearls that adorn the illustrious crown reflect her grace and poise.
A fitting symbol of feminine power, Celeste Cortesi brings authenticity, and female empowerment to the forefront. Representing the Philippines with a vibrance that reflects the radiant beauty of the islands, Celeste Cortesi captures the very spirit of the Filipino.
The eminent Beatrice Luigi Gomez crowned Celeste Cortesi as her successor–a wondrous end to a golden journey by the distinguished titleholder. An advocate for natural beauty and radiance, she is the embodiment of eloquence, dedication, and unity–a touching reminder that inner beauty will always captivate the heart.