Predictions: Who will win Miss International 2017?

TOKYO, Japan – The 2017 Miss International Beauty pageant could possibly be a historic moment in pageant history. The possibility of a back-to-back win for the Philippines is within our reach with the efforts and the beauty of Mariel de Leon, Binibining Pilipinas International 2017. Filipino pageant fans are waiting in anticipation to see who Kylie Verzosa, […]

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Mariel de Leon’s national costume for Miss International 2017

NATIONAL COSTUME. Mariel de Leon wears a creation by Cary Santiago. Screengrab from Miss International The Miss International 2017 competition kicked off with the ladies donning their respective national costumes at the Tokyo Dome on Tuesday, November 14. The Philippines’ bet Mariel de Leon wore an modern, steel gray Filipiniana dress with an intricate sarimanok headpiece […]

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The question of a back-to-back win in Miss International

In just a few days, our very own Kylie Verzosa, Miss International 2016, will be crowning the pageant’s next winner. This is a highy anticipated edition for the Philippines as we stand a chance to achieve the first ever back-to-back victory in the pageant’s history. Maria Angelica “Mariel” de Leon, Binibining Pilipinas International 2017, follows […]

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Mariel de Leon departs for Japan to compete in Miss International 2017

JAPAN-BOUND. Mariel de Leon is ready to compete for the country’s 7th crown in the Miss International 2017 competition. File photo by Martin San Diego/Rappler  Binibining Pilipinas International 2017 Mariel de Leon left the Philippines on Wednesday, October 25, to head to Japan, as she starts her campaign for the country’s 7th Miss International crown. “I’d […]

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Miss Philippines Earth: Veiled in controversy

Carousel Productions’ preliminary swimsuit judging for Miss Philippines Earth 2017 was held on June 22 at the Oakwood Premier Joy-Nostalg Center. During the preliminaries, the candidates’ faces were covered with black veils, which drew mixed reactions from fans. Below is contributor Voltaire Tayag’s opinion on the issue. — I was able to watch the competition […]

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