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The costume, which will be worn by Jesinta Campbell at the competition in Las Vegas next month, features high-heeled Ugg boots, a brown one piece swimming costume hand-painted by an Aboriginal artist and a lamb's wool shrug. The ensemble is topped off by a voluminous flamenco-inspired rainbow skirt.
Melbourne's Herald Sun newspaper said the costume was "a national joke" and members of the fashion industry have agreed.
Clare Maclean, fashion features editor of Australian Grazia magazine, described it as a "travesty", but admitted that bizarre costumes were part of the Miss Universe tradition.
"She's bang on trend with the shrug and boots shearling is very hot right now but the skirt looks like it was made for a flamenco dancer from discount fabric bin scraps, " Maclean said.
Miss Campbell, who faces having to parade on stage wearing the outfit in front of thousands of viewers has defended the look, which was created by the Sydney designer, Natasha Dwyer, saying she was proud to wear it.
"Part of our Australian identity is our indigenous heritage and it was so important that it was included in the national costume, " she said.
"An Aboriginal artist hand-painted my swimsuit, which is the base of the outfit, which is very special.
"I have a little sheepskin shrug, which I think is very Australian – very Outback."
In the national costume section of the pageant, entrants are invited to capture the essence of their home nations through fashion. In the past, Australian entries have included Crocodile Dundee-inspired outfits, a simple bikini and a dress featuring maps of the Sydney city centre and the world-famous harbour.future z 1.1 future about irctc share future for the streets future for dogecoin future for us future for the streets meme the future in front of you future over your head lyrics future to comfortable towards future-proof inland waterway transport until further notification capitalvia future futurology bangla meaning futurology ppt futurology in malayalam future bass future career quiz future diagnostics future girlfriend future avengers future diary anime future questions to ask your boyfriend future weather forecast future beyond charity future but future inside the mattress future next to meryl streep future of next js opposite of future in english opposite of future state future through choices future through date of birth within future perfect futurology album futurology criticism herman kahn futurology future height future motion future technologies around the world future behind the scenes future beyond imagination future off dat future on forsyth opposite of future proof future up future with covid future with dreads meteorology application futurology bedeutung futurology is the study of futurology ologies future mask off future soldier future from 8 mile now future outcomes futurology vocabulary future boy conan future husband future business leaders of america future and ciara future automation future chevrolet future days future kimonos future radar future songs future scholar except future tense form future for us future into meaning into future synonym near future report