The 66th Miss Universe pageant will be held on November 26 (November 27 Manila time), at The AXIS at Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas, Nevada. But before the crown is passed on, let's find out what Miss Universe 2016 Iris Mittenaere of France has been doing during her reign.
Iris has been busy raising public awareness for important issues, traveling the world, attending exclusive events, meeting new people, and having a great and meaningful experience—all while looking fabulous!
Iris spent a few days preparing meals for the pediatric patient of God's Love We Deliver, an organization that cooks and delivers nutritious meals for people who are "too sick to shop or cook for themselves." She also worked with the Project Sunshine organization, which helps pediatric patients and their families.
Iris helped raise awareness for kids with cleft lips and palates by observing a surgery organized by the cleft charity Smile Train.
Iris looked stunning while celebrating the Cannes Film Festival at the Hotel du Cap-Eden-Roc, in Antibes resort town, France.
Iris walked—and slayed—on the runway at Paris Fashion Week, wearing one of Jean Paul Gaultier's creations.
Iris attended the National Day of Cleft Lip and Palate in Mexico City.
Iris got to hang out backstage with model Ashley Graham during New York Fashion Week.
Iris visited India and learned a few steps of a Bollywood dance.
Iris was one of the judges in the Miss Egypt Universe pageant.
Iris bid farewell to her home of one year, New York City, where the headquarters of Miss Universe Organization is located. In a touching Instagram post, she wrote, "Being in New York is like falling in love over and over again every minute. I will miss you my love."
In the past few weeks, Iris has been attending pre-pageant preparations for Miss Universe 2017 in Las Vegas.