Teresita Ssen “Winwyn” Marquez made history in more ways than one on November 4 (Morning of November 5 in Manila time) for being the first Filipina and Asian to win Reina Hispanoamericana 2017. The 22-year-old showbiz personality bested 26 other candidates from both Latin countries and/or of Latin lineage in the pageant held in Santa Cruz, Bolivia. Winwyn was crowned by incumbent titleholder Maria Camila Soleibe of Colombia.
Karen Ibasco, a 26-year-old medical physicist from the Manila, was crowned Miss Earth 2017 in Mall of Asia Arena, Pasay City, Philippines on November 4, 2017. The former Bb. Pilipinas contestant-turned-Miss Earth Philippines titleholder bested 84 other eco-warriors at the … Continue reading Philippines wins 4th Miss Earth Crown
The 2017 edition of the Miss Ukraine pageant was held last September 6 at the National Palace of Arts Ukraine in Kiev. The overall winner was 18-year-old Polina Tkach, an aspiring entrepreneur and an International Business student in her country’s … Continue reading Ukraine Crowns World, International, and Earth Representatives
21-year-old Haruka Yamashita was crowned Miss World Japan 2017 last September 4. She succeeds Priyanka Yoshikawa, her country’s first ever half-Indian national winner who made the Top 20 in Miss World 2016. The artistically-inclined Tokyo native beat 30 other contestants for the national title … Continue reading Haruka Yamashita crowned Miss World Japan 2017
In what was considered one of the most highly-disputed competitions in Miss World Philippines‘ 7-year history, former Bb. Pilipinas runner-up Laura Victoria Lehmann (#15) became the proud bearer of the recently-unveiled “Pearl of the Orient” crown. The former court-side reporter and … Continue reading Laura Lehmann wins Miss World Philippines 2017
22-year-old Victoria Stein of Puerto Montt was crowned Miss Mundo (World) Chile 2017 at the Bahia Ballroom of the Casino Enjoy in Coquimbo last July 30. She is fluent in both Spanish and English and is currently a Business Administration … Continue reading Victoria Stein is Miss World Chile 2017
26-year-old Louise Victor was crowned Miss Universe St. Lucia 2017 last August 1. She is expected to compete in Miss Universe 2017, which has yet to officially announce its date and venue. This marks her Caribbean nation’s return to the pageant after a year’s absence.