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Showing posts from February, 2023

The Best of Pageantry in 2022

  This chat was conducted via Zoom on Friday, February 17, 2023 at 9:0 0 PM EST. My guests include Brian Javier and Rina Hendrick. We discussed the best of pageantry in 2022: pageant, titleholder, host, host country, interview, national costume, evening gown, swimsuit, quality of contestants, stage production. We also discussed the Miss Universe bidding wars, the results of Miss Charm 2023, and the Mister International controversy.

Brazil Wins Miss Charm 2023

  Luma Russo , 27, of Brazil has been crowned Miss Charm 2023 during a gala event held on February 16 in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Russo, a multilingual pilot who hails from Minas Gerais, beat 37 other women from around the world to win the inaugural edition of the contest. The first runner-up is Annabelle McDonnell , 22, of the Philippines and the second runner-up is Olivia Tan, 29, of Indonesia. Completing the top 6 were the delegates from Colombia, Venezuela and South Africa. 

8 Facts About Miss Charm That Pageant Fans Need To Know

    In this vlog, I present eight facts about Miss Charm that pageant fans need to know. Every information is based on what is published on the official website at The inaugural edition will take place on February 16, 2023 in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.