LOOK: Catriona Gray wears batik, explores Indonesia
MANILA, Philippines — Miss Universe 2018 Catriona Gray proudly wore a Batik scarf as she flew to Indonesia for the first time.
The 25-year-old beauty queen posted a photo of herself donning a Batik, the traditional fabric of Indonesia via Instagram on Friday.
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My first time to wear and own a hand-painted Batik scarf. 😍 I love learning about another countries textiles just as much as I love sharing my own 🇵🇭! Thank you @youc1000vitamin for the beautiful gift! ✨🇮🇩 @missuniverse #MissUniverse #healthyinsidefreshoutside #youc1000vitamin 💚
“My first time to wear and own a hand-painted Batik scarf. I love learning about another country’s textiles just as much as I love sharing my own,” she wrote in the caption.
Gray also shared snapshots of herself wandering the markets of Indonesia in a separate Instagram post.
She wrote: “Exploring the markets near the set! Next up…time to try Indonesian food!”
Gray recently flew to Indonesia to shoot a commercial for one of Miss Universe’s official sponsor.
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This warm weather has me missing home! 🇵🇭 It's my first time in Indonesia!! I would love to hear what are your favourite places and things to see/do here! Let me know in the comments below! 😊 @missuniverse @youc1000vitamin #MissUniverse #healthyinsidefreshoutside #youc1000vitamin Styled by @marquis.bias in @rococosand_ 🌴
This was after she made her media rounds in New York City where she will be staying during her reign as Miss Universe 2018. /muf
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