Why Olivia Culpo was crowned Miss Universe

Olivia Culpo is crowned Miss Universe  By Mercedes Sanchez

olivia culpo red dress When Olivia Culpo approached the stage in that red velvet gown, I tweeted "Miss USA literally took my breath away."

Although I was originally rooting for Miss Mexico or Miss Venezuela and then for Miss Philippines, there are obvious reasons why Culpo won.

For starters, that daring, flowy and lively red dress.

Just two days ago during my interview on Yahoo TV's Style Police I commented on how red is a winning a color! It gives the contestant character, and it's attention grabbing.

Then her elegant, high bun while most of the others had their hair down.

And of course that body, plus her bubbly personality (though her pageant answer wasn't the best in my opinion). Miss Venezuela was doing great until she decided not to answer in her native tongue.

Tell us, why do you think Olivia Culpo was crowned Miss Universe? 

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