The 2017 batch of Binibining Pilipinas beauty queens was crowned Sunday night, April 30, at the Araneta Coliseum.
As always, the high point of the pagent was the evening gown competition.
Here they are in their winning evening gowns:
Rachel Peters won as Miss Universe Philippines 2017 in a fitted torch red orange gown that showed off her winning form. Rachel's glamorous pageant frock was designed by Val Taguba.
Binibining Pilipinas International 2017 Mariel de Leon bagged the award for Best in Evening gown wearing a custom Cary Santiago creation. Her glorious red serpentine gown accentuated her hour-glass figure.
Binibining Pilipinas Supranational 2017 Chanel Olive Thomas bloomed in a pink Odelon Simpao evening gown during the competition. She shimmered in Her crystal-beaded gown during her coronation.
Binibining Pilipinas Grand International 2017 Elizabeth Clenci chose an immaculate white custom Jaz Cerezo gown, not the usual pageant look with it's minimalist design. But she carried it to stunning success.
Binibining Pilipinas Intercontinental 2017 Katarina Rodriguez won the crown in an electric blue pleated high-couture gown by Francis Libiran.
Binibining Pilipinas Globe 2017 Nelda Ibe charmed the judges and the audience wearing a red evening gown by Paolo Blanco.
Binibining Pilipinas 1st runner-up Charmaine Elima was pageant ready in this fully-beaded Pablo Mendez III creation.
Binibining Pilipinas 2nd runner-up Kristel Guelos donned a white laser-cut gown by Adriano Samar for the pageant.