PR Log - Jun 15, 2012 - LAS VEGAS - June 4, 2012 Custom gown retailer LA CASA HERMOSA® of Wellington, based in South Florida, dressed two Top 5 finalists at NBC’s nationally televised 2012 MISS USA® pageant, owned by real estate mogul Donald Trump, and held in Las Vegas, Nevada. Miss Maryland USA Nana Meriweather and Miss Nevada USA Jade Kelsall wore custom gowns provided LA CASA HERMOSA, placing first runner-up and third runner-up respectively.
"The evening gown competition is an important element of the Miss USA pageant. Our clients top five placement is a credit to their fashion sense and modeling efforts", stated Robin Fleming, fashion stylist, and Founder/CEO of LA CASA HERMOSA, “We are elated at their success!”
Since 2005, the fashion stylists at LA CASA HERMOSA have created winning looks both on and off stage, including the first runner-up to Miss USA 2010, Miss Oklahoma USA Morgan Woolard wearing her custom LA CASA HERMOSA gown. As the official sponsor for Alaska, DC, Florida, Maryland, and Nevada, LA CASA HERMOSA dresses delegates for Miss Teen USA, Miss USA and Miss Universe pageant competitions. LA CASA HERMOSA's record for ‘winning looks’ is unparalleled throughout the world.
Miss Maryland USA 2012, Nana Meriwether, 27, met with fashion guru Robin Fleming, of LA CASA HERMOSA months prior to the pageant in New York City for guidance on what gown styles might be best for the evening gown presentation. Meriweather also won her state tile in a gown purchased from LA CASA HERMOSA.
Miss Nevada USA 2012 Jade Kelsall, 27, met with Fleming in Los Angeles to work with one of LA CASA HERMOSA’s design partners, official Miss USA 2012 sponsor Sherri Hill, and design a custom gown.
ABOUT LA CASA HERMOSA® LA CASA HERMOSA’s custom gown showroom is staffed by professional fashion stylists, and specializes in social occasion, pageant and prom dresses. LA CASA HERMOSA gowns have been featured on Oscar Night Vanity Fair Party, MSNBC, Fox News, TLC, The Price is Right, Reality TV shows MTV Made, Bridezilla, and Bridalplasty , and in fashion magazines such as Palm Beach Illustrated, Venue, Savvy, and Seventeen Magazine. For more information, visit online at http://www.lacasahermosa.com.
ABOUT ROBIN FLEMING Robin Fleming is founder of LA CASA HERMOSA, a premier specialty apparel retailer and custom gown showroom. Editorial stylist, gown designer, and fashion editor, Fleming is known as the 'Gown Guru' for pageant competitors and reality television stars. Robin Fleming shares her secret sauce for winning style in public speaking engagements centered around creating powerful visual messages through personal branding as a fashion statement. To contact Robin, email Gowns@LACASAHERMOSA.com or http://www.facebook.com/OfficialRobinFleming
ABOUT THE MISS USA® PAGEANT The Miss Universe Organization, a Donald J. Trump and NBC Universal joint venture, is a global community empowering role models of beauty, health and leadership for young women of today. As part of the Miss Universe Organization, Miss USA is dedicated to partnering with charities around the world, and to increasing awareness of breast and ovarian cancers. For more information, visit: http://www.missusa.com