Joy Belmonte had a role in Catriona Gray’s pageant run. Find out here


She was part of the new Miss Universe’s long journey to the crown.

Quezon City Vice Mayor Joy Belmonte quickly joined netizens in congratulating Catriona Gray after being crowned as Miss Universe 2018.

Apart from the usual greetings, the politiko revealed that she actually got to contribute to Gray’s cause.

The politiko shared a photo of Gray wearing a woven dress inspired by indigenous tribes in the country, which happens to come from Linea Etnika, Belmonte’s business venture with friend Looie Lobregat.

CONGRATULATIONS MISS UNIVERSE 2018 CATRIONA GRAY – PHILIPPINES!Isa si Catriona Gray sa mga naggagandahang babae na…

Posted by Vice Mayor Joy Belmonte on Sunday, December 16, 2018

It may not be the now-popular Lava Gown, but that’s still iconic nonetheless.