Miss Universe 2018 Catriona Gray has returned to the Philippines! She arrived in Manila on December 19, 2019 at 3:36 p.m., two days after her epic win in Thailand. Here's what we're loving from her homecoming so far:
She wore a pristine white power suit for the occasion:
According to Preview.ph, Cat's double-breasted ivory tuxedo suit is by designer Chris Nick.
Cat's ensemble was accented with a gold brooch on her blazer's lapel along with a pair of simple pearl earrings.
She rode a private plane coming home!
GMA News reported, "Former governor Chavit Singson popped open the champagne as a celebratory gesture a little after take off of Miss Universe 2018 Catriona Gray's homecoming flight from Bangkok's Don Mueang Airport on board the private Gulfstream jet." Joining Catriona in the plane: Kapuso journalist Jessica Soho, Chavit's daughter and Miss Universe judge Richelle Louise Singson-Michael, Cat's boyfriend Clint Bondad, and several members of the Miss Universe organization.
She's v v happy to be back!
Cat told the press after landing at Platinum Skies private jet hangar in Pasay City:
"I'm so happy to be home. I'm so happy to be back." (via Pep.ph)
When she got off the plane, Cat took selfies with kids from Young Focus International, an NGO she's been working with for a while now.
True to her advocacy, Cat's first official event will be with kids!
Her first press conference in the PH will be for a christmas charity for kids with the Miss Universe Organization, which is also a gift-giving activity. (The Philippine Star)