7 Miss USA Competition Gowns You Would Actually Want to Wear IRL

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Let's just go ahead and put it out there: Beauty pageants may be known for their gorgeous contestants and high level of (often farcical) entertainment, but they definitely aren't known for their cutting-edge style. In fact, nine times out of 10, the ensembles these beautiful (and nerd-averse) ladies wear are just downright distasteful. But this year's Miss USA pageant was a little different, with everyone from (spoiler alert!) the winning Miss Nevada Nia Sanchez to Miss Louisiana Brittany Alyson Guidry wearing a handful of gowns and dresses I could totally get down with in real life. Here are just seven of them.

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