Wednesday, May 15, 2013

Meagan Green won Miss Northern Ireland 2013 title

Meagan Green beat 25 other finalists to be crowned Miss Northern Ireland 2013 at the end of the national pageant held by Open + Direct at the Europa Hotel in Belfast on Monday night of May 13, 2013. She will represent Northern Ireland in the upcoming Miss World 2013 pageant, scheduled to take place in Jakarta, Indonesia on September 28.

The fist runner-up was Anna Henry, a 18-year-old student from Portglenone. The second runner-up was Emma Ward, a 22-year-old student from Belfast.

Meagan from Lisburn is 23 years old. She is a student at University of Ulster. She was the first runner-up of Miss Northern Ireland 2012. Winning the title, Meagan received thousands of pounds worth of prizes including an all-expenses paid trip to Miss World in Indonesia, a Kia car from Downey’s, taxed and insured for a year by Open + Direct, as well as a wardrobe of designer dresses for Miss World from Beverly Hills and a front cover photoshoot with IN! magazine.

Her prize package also includes one year’s hairdressing and LA Tanning Treatments from TAN 2 U Mobile Spray Tanning, as well as 1 year’s eyebrow threading, eyelash extensions and nail treatments by Renu at Michele International, a £500 makeup hamper from Paddy McGurgan’s Make Up Pro store and a makeup lesson with Paddy himself plus luxurious beauty treatments from Beauty Culture as well as stunning designer sunglasses from Jonathan Keys. She also wins gym membership at the Culloden Spa and her modeling career will also get off to the right start with a photoshoot session with Andy Cameron Photography and a year’s contract with top model agency, ACA Models.

“I think I’m in a state of shock, I am just so happy and truly delighted to be taking over the crown and representing Northern Ireland! Being part of the competition has been amazing fun and I honestly never thought I’d get this far. I’m very excited for what lies ahead and I know the best is yet to come, especially with the once-in-a-lifetime trip to Indonesia for Miss World. I’m thrilled to say the least and I plan to enjoy every single minute of the next year,” said Meagan.

Miss Universe Thailand 2013 is Chalita Yaemwannang

Chalita Yaemwannang was crowned Miss Universe Thailand 2013 on May 11, 2013 at Royal Paragon Hall, Siam Paragon in Bangkok. The beauty is 25 years old and stands 1.76 m. She will represent Thailand at the Miss Universe 2013 pageant.

Yaemwannang holds a Masters Degree Tourism Management and Marketing Bournemouth University, United Kingdom. Winning the title, Chalita will receive a cash prize 1,000,000฿ (one million baht), Sprinkling Rains Crown and jewelry set from Beauty Gems, the new Toyota Prius cars and other prizes a total of over 4,000,000฿ (four million baht).

The first runner-up was the contestant number 27 Chonticha Tiangtham. Chonticha is 18 years old and stands 5″7′. She received the title of Miss International Thailand 2013 will represent Thailand in the Miss International 2013 pageant.
The second runner-up was the contestant number 37 Sakaowan Singhapreecha. Sakaowan is 19 years old and stands 5’9″. She received the title of Miss Tourism Thailand 2013 and will compete in the Miss Tourism Queen International 2013 pageant.
The third runner-up was the contestant number 38 Wanvisa Prapasirivichaikul (19, 5’7″). The fourth runner-up was the contestant number 30 Sunitporn Srisuwan (23, 5’8″).

Thursday, December 20, 2012

Miss Universe 2012 is Olivia Culpo from Miss USA

Olivia Culpo, Miss USA 2012
was crowned Miss Universe 2012 on December 19, 2012 at the Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada, United States. The 20-year-old Boston University sophomore brought the Miss Universe crown back to the United States after more than a decade since Brook Lee won the title in 1997.

Miss Universe 2012 final results:

- Winner: Miss USA Olivia Culpo
– The first runner-up: Miss Universe Philippines Janine Tugonon
– The second runner-up: Miss Universe Venezuela Irene Esser
– The third runner-up: Miss Universe Australia Renae Ayris
– The fourth runner-up: Miss Universe Brazil Gabriela Markus

Wednesday, December 19, 2012

Miss Universe 2012 Preliminary – Evening Gown Competition

The 89 contestants of Miss Universe 2012 competed in evening gowns of their choice during the Evening Gown Competition of the Miss Universe 2012 Presentation Show on Thursday, December 13th at PH Live in Las Vegas, Nevada.