Villanueva: Models and beauty queens

FABulous People

ECHAGUE, Isabela officially kicked off the “DC Model Philippines Search 2018” last Saturday, September 22.

Congratulations to the winners of the recently concluded DC Model search, Isabela leg! The DC Model Philippines Isabela Grand Finalists Kids category winners were: Elisha Fiah Gante of Echague, Isabela (4), Anne Jerlyn Rosetter Balot of Santiago City, Isabela (12), Quelvin Ray Colobong of Echague, Isabela (9), Lyss Mairi Ramos of Santiago City, Isabela (9) and Chelsea Faith Panganiban of Echague, Isabela (8).

Teens category winners were: Hazel Marie Gabriel of Cauayan City, Isabela (18), Jazkaren Corpuz of Echague, Isabela (16), and Francheska Andrea Servan of Alicia Isabela (16). Special awards: Best in “PINOY AKO” Costume - Chelsea Faith Panganiban (Kids) and Janelle Pica (Teens); Best in “Trash to Class” Attire - Elisha Fiah Gante (Kids) and Jazkaren Corpuz (Teens); Best in “Ripped Jeans” Wear - Elisha Fiah Gante (Kids) and Hazel Marie Gabriel (Teens). There was a total of 20 kids and 14 teens who participated in the workshop.

The DC Search is for Kids & Teens Model Ambassadors (Kids ages 4-12 & Teens ages 14-22) from different cities and provinces of the Philippines. Experiences and exposures aim to build confidence, a stronger character, honed skills and talents. Team DC Manila has indeed produced countless local and international events, photo shoots and runways that exposed and honed aspiring talents.

The event was presented by Team DC Manila Productions, headed by DC Model Philippines National Director International Fashion Designer, Stylist & Photographer Don Cristobal, Photography Fashion Modeling & Hobbyist Group of Isabela, headed by founder Kent Adriano and Pres. Mike Yasto, School Directress Edna Adriano (Interactive Children Learning School) and Hon. Mayor Francis “Kiko” Dy and the Provincial Government of Echague Isabela.

The search will continue here in Baguio. Orientation will be this September 30, at Mines View Park Hotel at 10 am; Semi-Finals here in Baguio is on October 13 at the Atrium SM Baguio; and Grand Finals is on October 28, at the Events Pavilion, 500 Shaw Zentrum, Shaw Boulevard, Mandaluyong City. Info from Suzane Calero. Photos by Jet Custodio, Kent Adriano, and Philip Ceasar Cadabuna.

Ms. Baguio Summer Capital 2018. Congratulations to the winners and the organizers of the recently concluded and first Ms. Summer Capital 2018 under Mike Uy of Macro Delecto Productions, Inc.! Event hosts were Nathaniel Antinew and Rico John. Documentation by Shem Padua, Fredgie Louis Aquino, Neil Ongchangco, and Osharé.


SunStar website welcomes friendly debate, but comments posted on this site do not necessarily reflect the views of the SunStar management and its affiliates. SunStar reserves the right to delete, reproduce or modify comments posted here without notice. Posts that are inappropriate will automatically be deleted.

Forum rules:

Do not use obscenity. Some words have been banned. Stick to the topic. Do not veer away from the discussion. Be coherent. Do not shout or use CAPITAL LETTERS!