KARIB BEAUTY GRACES THE RUNWAY
ELITE MODEL LOOK CARIBBEAN 2011, AMANDA KING
The Grand Regional Finale for the Elite Model Look Caribbean was held November 12th. 2011 at the Hyatt Regency Trinidad Hotel. Out of the 21 beauties from 9 different Caribbean Islands that strutted down the catwalk in the hopes of making it to the finale, the winning lucky ladies were Shenika Fernandez from Trinidad and Tobago, Amanda King from Guyana and Krystal Benjamin from Antigua.
Each model represent the Caribbean at the finale in Shanghai China last December.
MARTINIQUE BORN, MELODIE MONROSE
18-year-old Melodie Monrose’s modeling career has been a whirlwind so far. After being discovered through a friend’s model scout in Martinique, the native French speaker was on a plane to New York days later, where she was signed to Wilhelmina on the spot. Fast forward two months, and she took her first show season by storm, walking Marc Jacobs and Jason Wu in New York, Prada in Milan, Yves Saint Laurent and Lanvin in Paris.
ARLENIS SOSA PENA, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC SUPERMODEL
Arlenis Sosa (born May 7, 1989 in Monte Cristi, Domincan Republic) is a professional fashion model. She participated in the Elite Model Look Caribbean Contest in the Dominican Republic in 2006.
She started her modeling career in 2008. She has since graced the covers of most major Fashion Industry Magazines including Vogue Italia, Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar. Arlenis is the spokes person of Lancôme.