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Saturday, March 2, 2013

2013 Binibining Pilipinas 27 VANIA VALIRY VISPO

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* Miss Binibining Pilipinas 2013 - Candidates
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* Miss Binibining Pilipinas 2011 - Winners


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Binibini No. 27 : VANIA VALIRY VISPO
Age : 24 years old
Honetown : Tabauan, Batangas
Other info : Val has been joining beauty oageants but it has always been her dream to join Binibini.
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2013 Binibining Pilipinas 27 VANIA VALIRY VISPO

2013 Binibining Pilipinas 26 ANNA FERNANDINA BUQUID

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* Miss Binibining Pilipinas 2013 - Candidates
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* Miss Binibining Pilipinas 2011 - Winners


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Binibini No. 26 : ANNA FERNANDINA BUQUID
Age : 22 years old
Hometown : La Loma, Quezon City
School : De La Salle College of St. Benilde
Other info : Dindi plays basketball, volleyball, airsoft and ultimate frisbee.
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2013 Binibining Pilipinas 26 ANNA FERNANDINA BUQUID

2013 Binibining Pilipinas 25 MERRY JOYCE RESPICIO

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* Miss Binibining Pilipinas 2013 - Candidates
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* Miss Binibining Pilipinas 2011 - Winners


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Binibini No. 25 : MERRY JOYCE RESPICIO
Age : 18 years old
Hometown : Pasig City
Other info : Joyce's first pageant was in their barangay, which she lost.
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2013 Binibining Pilipinas 25 MERRY JOYCE RESPICIO

2013 Binibining Pilipinas 24 CASSANDRA NAIDAS

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* Miss Binibining Pilipinas 2013 - Candidates
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* Miss Binibining Pilipinas 2011 - Winners


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Binibini No. 24 : CASSANDRA NAIDAS
Age : 22 years old
Hometown : Antipolo, Rizal
School : De La Salle University
Other info : Cassy was born in the US but was raised here in the Philippines. Her mother is Korean.
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2013 Binibining Pilipinas 24 CASSANDRA NAIDAS

2013 Binibining Pilipinas 23 LEONA PAULA SANTICRUZ

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Binibini No. 23 : LEONA PAULA SANTICRUZ
Age : 21 years old
Hometown : Sampaloc, Manila
Other info : Pau is a BS International Relations graduate.
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2013 Binibining Pilipinas 23 LEONA PAULA SANTICRUZ

2013 Binibining Pilipinas 22 ELLORE NOELLE PUNZALAN

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Binibini No. 22 : ELLORE NOELLE PUNZALAN
Age : 25 years old
Hometown : Las Pinas City
Other info : Ellore is taking up Medicine.
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2013 Binibining Pilipinas 22 ELLORE NOELLE PUNZALAN

2013 Binibining Pilipinas 21 LOURENZ GRACE REMETILLO

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Binibini No. 21: LOURENZ GRACE REMETILLO
Age : 24 years old
Hometown : Iligan City
School : Iligan Computer Institute
Other info : Lourenz went to Manila hardly knowing anyone. She almost slept on the road until someone offered her a place to stay.
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2013 Binibining Pilipinas 21 LOURENZ GRACE REMETILLO

2013 Binibining Pilipinas 20 BEA ROSE SANTIAGO

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Binibini No. 20 : BEA ROSE SANTIAGO
Age : 22 years old
Honetown : Masbate
School : York University (Toronto)
Other info : Bea loves to travel. Once, she was in 12 cities in 2 countries, in just 2 months.
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2013 Binibining Pilipinas 20 BEA ROSE SANTIAGO

2013 Binibining Pilipinas 19 HANNAH RUTH SISON

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* Miss Binibining Pilipinas 2011 - Winners


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Binibini No. 19 : HANNAH RUTH SISON
Age : 24 years old
Hometown : Ilocos Sur
School : De La Salle College of St. Benilde
Other info : Hannah teaches graphics and multimedia arts in CSB.
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2013 Binibining Pilipinas 19 HANNAH RUTH SISON

2013 Binibining Pilipinas 18 CHRISTINE PAULA LOVE BERNASOR

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* Miss Binibining Pilipinas 2011 - Winners


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Binibini No. 18 : CHRISTINE PAULA LOVE BERNASOR
Age : 25 years old
Hometown : Ormoc City
Other info : Paula is an Ormoc flash flood survivor.
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2013 Binibining Pilipinas 18 CHRISTINE PAULA LOVE BERNASOR

2013 Binibining Pilipinas 17 CARIN ADRIANNE RAMOS

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Binibini No. 17 : CARIN ADRIANNE RAMOS
Age : 24 years old
Hometown : San Pedro, Laguna
Other info : Carin is a registered nurse. She worked for 2 years in a general ward and emergency room.
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2013 Binibining Pilipinas 17 CARIN ADRIANNE RAMOS

2013 Binibining Pilipinas 16 JOANNA CINDY MIRANDA

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Binibini No. 16 : JOANNA CINDY MIRANDA
Age : 23 years old
Hometown : Nueva Ecija
Other info : Cindy gave up hosting to pursue her dream to join Binibining Pilipinas, which she considers a dream bigger than herself.
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2013 Binibining Pilipinas 16 JOANNA CINDY MIRANDA

Thursday, February 28, 2013

Bar Hefer Crowned Israel’s Maiden of Beauty 2013 (Miss Universe Israel)

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Bar Hefer was crowned Israel’s Maiden of Beauty 2013 or Miss Universe Israel 2013 on February 27, 2013 at the Haifa International Convention Center. The beauty is 18 years old and stands 1.73 m. She will represent Israel at the Miss Universe 2013 pageant later this year, where Olivia Culpo of the United States will crown her successor.

Bar Hefer was crowned Israel’s Maiden of Beauty 2013 or Miss Universe Israel 2013.
Bar Hefer was crowned Israel’s Maiden of Beauty 2013 or Miss Universe Israel 2013.

Bar is 18 years old and stands 1.73 m.
Bar is 18 years old and stands 1.73 m.

She will represent her country at the Miss Universe 2013 pageant
She will represent her country at the Miss Universe 2013 pageant

Bar Hefer, Miss Universe Israel 2013
Bar Hefer, Miss Universe Israel 2013

At the same event, Yityish Aynaw was crowned Israel’s Queen of Beauty 2013 or Miss World Israel 2013. The 21-year-old beauty stands 1.82 m and will represent Israel in the upcoming Miss World 2013Pageant.

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Ethiopian woman Yityish Aynaw Crowned Miss Israel 2013 (Miss World Israel 2013)

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Miss Israel World 2013 is Ethiopian-born Yityish Aynaw!

Yityish Aynaw Crowned Miss Israel 2013
Yityish Aynaw Crowned Miss Israel 2013

Yityish Aynaw was crowned Miss Israel 2013 (or Israel’s Queen of Beauty 2013) on February 27, 2013 at the Haifa International Convention Center. The beauty is 21 years old and stands 1.82 m. She will represent Israel in the upcoming Miss World 2013 Pageant, scheduled to take place in Jakarta, Indonesia on September 28. Yityish Aynaw made history in Israel as the first black winner in the history of the Miss Israel Pageant (she is of Ethiopian descent).

Miss Israel 2013 Yityish Aynaw and her runners-up
Miss Israel 2013 Yityish Aynaw and her runners-up
(L to R) Sabina Yusupova was Israel’s Queen of Grace 2013 /
Yityish Aynaw was Miss Israel 2013 (Miss World Israel 2013) /
Bar Hefer was Israel’s Maiden of Beauty 2013 (Miss Universe Israel 2013) /
Hila Balilty was Israel’s Teen Queen 2013

Yityish immigrated to Israel at the age of 12. She served as an officer in the IDF and now runs a fashion store. Her name, Yityish, means “a look to the future”.

Yityish made history as the first Ethiopian woman to winning the tittle
Yityish made history as the first Ethiopian woman to winning the tittle

“I hope to become a successful model thanks to the contest and create a change in the perception of dark-skinned models. I would be happy to be the first Ethiopian television host, an Israeli Tyra Banks,” Yityish spoke about her future ambition.

She will represent Israel in the upcoming Miss World 2013 pageant
She will represent Israel in the upcoming Miss World 2013 pageant

At the same event, Bar Hefer was crowned Israel’s Maiden of Beauty 2013 or Miss Universe Israel 2013. The beauty is 18 years old and stands 1.73 m. She will represent her country at the Miss Universe 2013pageant later this year.

20-year-old Sabina Yusupova was crowned Israel’s Queen of Grace 2013.
18-year-old Hila Balilty was crowned Israel’s Teen Queen 2013. The top 5 were completed with Ofir Kafih.

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Wednesday, February 27, 2013

2013 Binibining Pilipinas 15 PIA WURTZBACH

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Binibini No. 15 : PIA WURTZBACH
Age : 24 years old
Hometown : Cagayan de Oro
Other info : Pia, whose full screen name is Pia Romero, has been a member of Star Magic since 2001.
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2013 Binibining Pilipinas 15 PIA WURTZBACH

2013 Binibining Pilipinas 14 MARY ROSE PUJANES

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* Miss Binibining Pilipinas 2013 - Candidates
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* Miss Binibining Pilipinas 2011 - Winners


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Binibini No. 14 : MARY ROSE PUJANES
Age: 20 years old
Hometown : Sto. Tomas, Batangas
School : First Asia Institute of Technology and Humanities
Other info : Rose is a very adventurous person.
Photo credit : Bruce Casanova

2013 Binibining Pilipinas 14 MARY ROSE PUJANES

Tuesday, February 26, 2013

2013 Binibining Pilipinas 13 CHARMAINE ELIMA

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Binibini No. 13 : CHARMAINE ELIMA
Age : 20 years old
Hometown : Binangonan, Rizal
Other Info : Maine is a consistent honor student. She plays the keyboard / organ.
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2013 Binibining Pilipinas 13 CHARMAINE ELIMA

2013 Binibining Pilipinas 12 CAMILLE CARLA NAZAR

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Binibini No. 12 : CAMILLE CARLA NAZAR
Age : 22 years old
Hometown : San Miguel, Bulacan
Other info : Camille is a farmer pursuing to be n educator. A beauty queen educator.
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2013 Binibining Pilipinas 12 CAMILLE CARLA NAZAR

2013 Binibining Pilipinas 11 ANNA CARMINA ANTONIO

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Binibini No. 11 : ANNA CARMINA ANTONIO
Age : 22 years old
Hometown : Isabela
Other info : Carmina has been studying magic tricks and hand and eye illusions.
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2013 Binibining Pilipinas 11 ANNA CARMINA ANTONIO

2013 Binibining Pilipinas 10 ANNA CARMELA AQUINO

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Binibini No. 10 : ANNA CARMELA AQUINO
Age : 22 years old
Hometown : Taytay, Rizal
School : Philippine Normal University
Other info : Carmela is a HS Math teacher and DepEd writer.
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2013 Binibining Pilipinas 10 ANNA CARMELA AQUINO

2013 Binibining Pilipinas 9 KATHERINE ANNE ENRIQUEZ

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Binibini No. 9 : KATHERINE ANNE ENRIQUEZ
Age : 22 years old
Hometown : San Mateo, Rizal
School : College of the Holy Spirit
Other info : Kate is an only child. She used to serve as lector in their church during masses.
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2013 Binibining Pilipinas 9 KATHERINE ANNE ENRIQUEZ

2013 Binibining Pilipinas 8 ABBYGALE MONDERIN

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Binibini No. 8 : ABBYGALE MONDERIN
Age : 20 years old
Hometown : Antipolo City
School : World Citi Colleges
Other Info : Abby likes reading inspirational books. She's a Sunday School teacher.
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2013 Binibining Pilipinas 8 ABBYGALE MONDERIN

2013 Binibining Pilipinas 7 MARIA IVY KRISTEL GONZALES

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Binibini No. 7 : MARIA IVY KRISTEL GONZALES
Age: 24 years old
Hometown : Quezon City
School: Ateneo Law School
Other info : Ivy has high regard for single parents because she knows how hard it is to raise their children alone. Her mother died during child birth.
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2013 Binibining Pilipinas 7 MARIA IVY KRISTEL GONZALES

Monday, February 25, 2013

Beauty Mandalay Lady Gonyi Aye Thaw Crowned Miss Myanmar International 2013

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Miss Myanmar International 2012 Nang Khin Zay yar & Miss Myanmar International 2013 Gonyi Aye Kyaw
Miss Myanmar International 2012 Nang Khin Zay yar & Miss Myanmar International 2013 Gonyi Aye Kyaw

Gonyi Aye Thaw was crowned Miss Myanmar International 2013 at the national finale held for the second time at Myanmar Convention Center (MCC) in Yangon on Sunday February 23, 2013. The beauty from Mandalay is 23 years old and stands 1.67 m. She will represent the country in the upcoming Miss International 2013 beauty pageant.

Gonyi Aye Thaw, Miss Myanmar International 2013
Gonyi Aye Thaw, Miss Myanmar International 2013

The first runner-up was Zhun Than Zin, the second runner-up wasSweety Ko. Top 5 completed with Thun Hsu Dra and San Nan Htike.

Organized by Union of Myanmar Tourism Federation (MTF) in cooperation with Myanmar Tourism Services Co.,Ltd, the contest aims to promote the nation’s tourism industry and raise public attention to the tourism sector. A total of 20 contestants aged between 18 and 25 having good talent, general knowledge on tourism industry and English language, were allowed to compete with three kinds of dresses involving traditional dresses to represent one of the national ethnics, sports and evening wear.

The special talent show where contestants can reveal their own talent was also attached with the event.

Meanwhile, last year winner, Nan Khin Zay Yar, participated in the Miss International Beauty Pageant 2012 in Okinawa, Japan, where she won the People’s Choice Award, as well as the Miss Internet Award as a result of earning 21.5 million online votes.

It was the first time Myanmar had participated in the Miss International Beauty Pageant in 50 years.

Gonyi Aye Thaw profile:
Contest No – 18
Name – Gonyi Aye Thaw
Age – 25

Size – B = 31.5
W = 24.5
H = 36

Weight (lbs) – 112
Height – 5’ 5”
Place of Birthday – Mandalay
Father Name – U Aye Kyaw
Religion – Buddhist
Nationality – Burmese
Education Level – BA (English), Intl; Diploma in Computer Study (UK)

English – Good
Other Language Skill - Hobby – Art, Public Relation, Reading, Taking care of Animals
Other Skill – Art, Public Relation

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Miss Chinese Vancouver, Gloria Tang Crowned Miss Chinese International 2013

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Gloria Tang Crowned Miss Chinese International 2013
Miss Chinese Vancouver, Gloria Tang Crowned Miss Chinese International 2013

Beauty Chinese Vancouver Queen Gloria Tang was crowned Miss Chinese International 2013 at the finale of the pageant held on February 24, 2013. She was crowned by Eliza Sam , Miss Chinese International 2012, also and Miss Hong Kong World 2012, Kelly Cheung.

Her full name is Tang Pui Yee and she was born in Hongkong. The 20-year-old marketing student from the University of British Columbia stands 5’6½”. She can speak Cantonese, English, Putonghua.

Denise Tan of Kuala Lumpur, (Miss Chinese Malaysia) was the first runner-up,
and Carat Cheung (Miss Chinese Hong Kong) was the second runner-up.

The Top 5 completed with Boonyisa Chantrarachai (Miss Chinese Thailand from Bangkok) and Jessica Song (Miss Chinese Canada fromToronto)

Special Awards:

  • The Media Popularity Award was Jacky Cai (Miss Chinese Australia from Melbourne)
  • The Miss Friendship was Lauren Weinberger (Miss Chinese United States from Los Angeles)
  • The Star of Tomorrow Award was Jessica Song (Miss Chinese Canada fromToronto)

Miss Chinese International 2013 Gloria Tang in swimsuit competition
Miss Chinese International 2013 Gloria Tang in swimsuit competition

The slogan to this year’s pageant is “A Beautiful Revolution” For the first time since 2007, when the pageant allowed Mainland Chinese delegates to enter, there was no Regional Competition for Mainland China, with only Foshan sending a delegate. With 16 delegates, this is the lowest turnout of any Miss Chinese International pageants.

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2013 Binibining Pilipinas 6 YVETTE CHANTAL MILDENBERGER

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* Miss Binibining Pilipinas 2011 - Winners


2013 Bb. Pilipinas Official Candidates

Binibini No. 6 : YVETTE CHANTAL MILDENBERGER
Age : 19 years old
Hometown : Legazpi City, Albay
Other info : Yvi loves animals and strongly supports PETA.
Photo credit : Bruce Casanova

2013 Binibining Pilipinas 6 YVETTE CHANTAL MILDENBERGER

2013 Binibining Pilipinas 5 MARIA SOFIA GLORIA MUSTONEN

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Binibini No. 5 : MARIA SOFIA GLORIA MUSTONEN
Age : 23 years old
Hometown : Marikina City
Other info : Sofia has represented both the national teams of the Philippines and Finland in football.
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2013 Binibining Pilipinas 5 MARIA SOFIA GLORIA MUSTONEN