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UNM Announces New State Crown!

Monday, 09 January 2017 by

USA National Miss is excited to announce the newest member of the UNM family… our new official state crown! Larger, more stones and more glamorous, this new state crown was designed by our executive director and is inspired by our new national crown design. All 2017 state pageants will be crowning with this new and

USA National Miss is excited to announce a newly designed national crown, in honor of its 7th year in pageantry. The crown, which was designed personally by UNM’s founder and executive director, Jackie Watson, is larger than the current crown, boasts more rhinestones and symbolizes the glamour and prestige that has become synonymous with the

Christmas Look Book Unveiled

Wednesday, 16 November 2016 by

We are excited to unveil this year’s Christmas Look Book! Shop our 2016 Christmas Look Book for great gifts and special coupons! UNM prides itself on having the most comprehensive pageant brand boutique, offering everything from apparel, accessories, gifts and custom items. See what’s new at the UNM Boutique and order by Dec. 5

We are so excited to announce that Elementz by Prerna has become a national sponsor! Elementz by Prerna will be providing each of our newly crowned 2017 national queens with a custom designed pendant in the likeness of the national crown. This sponsorship is valued at $3,000! Elementz by Prerna will also be providing all

Calendar Girls Wanted

Monday, 24 October 2016 by

Want to see yourself in UNM’s full-color, glossy 2017 national calendar? We are looking for UNM local, state and national queens – past and present – to fill the pages of our beautiful calendar. Photo submissions are being accepted through November 15.  Photos must be high resolution. No crowns or sashes please! Seven winners will

UNM is once again going pink, all throughout the month of October, as we bring awareness to breast cancer. Each Wednesday in October, being dubbed Pinktober, UNM local, state and national queens are wearing pink in our fun and catchy “On Wednesdays We Wear Pink” campaign. It’s a pink-out each Wednesday, with prizes being given

USA National Miss is excited to announce that Nia Sanchez, Miss USA 2014 and Miss Universe first runner up, will be the head judge for the 2017 national pageant. Nia Sanchez made history when she won the title of Miss USA 2014, becoming the first Miss Nevada to capture the coveted crown. Seven months later,

USA National Miss is excited to announce that it has received four nominations from the Prestige Pageantry Awards, in three separate categories. Congratulations to: Layilah Nasser, USA National Miss, nominated in the Prestige Miss category Kelsey Dube, USA National Jr. Teen, nominated in the Prestige Teen category Isabella Morales, Miss South Florida Jr. Teen, nominated

USA National Miss Southeast 2016, and second runner up to the national title, Talisha White, is trading in her crown and banner for sewing needles and super models as she prepares to debut her line during New York Fashion Week! Her line, titled simply ‘Talisha White’, is an upscale children’s line with hopes of high

USA National Princess, Isabella Schmitt, is honored to have a shoe named after her by celebrity shoe designer Marc Defang! All six 2016 national royalty have now had a shoe named in their honor, making it an incredible perk of being a national titleholder at UNM. Marc Defang has provided UNM with a special coupon