Miss Universe 2013 Miss Philippines Ariella Arida and more: Swimsuit competition pics

The Miss Universe 2013 pageant swimsuit competition has officially taken place.

The contestants of this year's preliminary competition dressed in their sexiest swimwear and arrived at Crocus City Hall on Nov. 5. There they walked down the runway in heels created by Chinese Laundry to show off their toned and fit bodies.

Here are a collection of photos showing the Miss Universe 2013 contestants strutting their stuff:

Miss Universe India 2013, Manasi Moghe

Miss Universe Venezuela 2013, Gabriela Isler

Miss Universe USA 2013, Erin Brady

Miss Universe Korea 2013, Yumi Kim

Miss Universe Philippines 2013, Ariella Arida

Who would you like to see crowned Miss Universe 2013?
Photo/Video credit: Miss Universe