Caymanian model Adrianna Christian will represent Cayman along with 12 other
delegates from around the Caribbean at Face of Shabeau Competition in Barbados
23 to 28 June.
Christian outshone the five other finalists, Patricia Plummer, Yesenia Brown,
Cassianne Lawrence, Michael Edwards and Allan Dabrio, to win the titles Female
Model of the Year and the Peoples’ Choice Award.
model contest, sponsored by Hair’s the Difference, was held at Boatswain’s
Beach on Saturday, 5 June in front of an appreciative audience.
the event contestants showed their talent in beachwear, casual and sportswear,
personal style and formal wear while competing for the titles of 2010 Male Model
of the Year and 2010 Female Model of the Year. Family, friends and well-wishers
in the audience cheered the models as they paraded in various outfits and
styles from well-known local boutiques such as La Chic Boutique, Reflections,
Gabz and Gabz Bikinis, Temptations, Atlantic Department Store, Celebrations and
Infinity. Hair and nails were done by Hair’s the Difference.
Dabrio won Male Model of the Year. First runner-up female model went to
Patricia Plummer and first runner-up male model was Michael Edwards.
attending the event were United World College 2010 scholars Kelsey Dixon,
Hailee Robinson and Elizabeth Moseley. The three presented the awards to the
contestants. Part proceeds from the event will go to the United World College
the event was fashion designers Vinnette Glidden, Lorna Reid, Archie Whittaker
and Carol Iton.
participants were excited about the event and learnt a lot about presenting
themselves in a competition. This is another avenue for young people to attain
personal growth and development,” said the show’s producer Donna Reid. She
further added, “This is one way we can keep young people off the streets and
guide them in a positive direction. The young adults enjoy modelling and are
looking forward to next year’s competition,” she said.
Ms Christian wins the international finals in Barbados her prizes will include;
a one-year contract with Carib Vision Television as a television presenter, a
casting call with Trump Model Management, two editorial spreads and cover
features for Shabeau Magazine and trophy and cash prizes.