Tag Archives: Karina Gonzalez

Miss Universe 2013 (15th Update): The Quest for a Back-to-Back Placement


Miss Universe 2013 will be crowned in a week. Before I started counting the last remaining days, I remembered Miss Universe 2012 and wondered on which country will achieve a back-to-back placement by placing as a semifinalist this year. Here are … Continue reading

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Kattera Awards 2013: Country of the Year


After declaring the gorgeous Barbara Turbay as our Face of the Year HERE, I am now ready to share with you the winners of our Country of the Year Award. Let me share first on my criteria for a certain … Continue reading

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Miss Universe 2012 Official Results


Miss Universe 2012: USA (Olivia Culpo) 1st Runner-up: Philippines (Janine Tugonon) 2nd Runner-up: Venezuela (Irene Esser) 3rd Runner-up: Australia (Renae Ayris) 4th Runner-up: Brazil (Gabriela Markus) Finalists France (Marie Payet) Hungary (Agnes Konkoly) Mexico (Karina Gonzalez) Russia (Elizabeth Golovanova) South Africa (Melinda Bam) Semifinalists Croatia (Elizabeta Burg) Kosovo (Diana … Continue reading

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Kattera’s Fave List – Miss Universe 2012


I write this post with such a very heavy heart 😦 The two weeks of euphoric feelings have come to an end! It was short, as short as a weekend escapade. And as my last post before a new Miss … Continue reading

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Miss Universe 2012 (32nd Update): Backstage at the National Costume Show!!!


We were amazed… We got awed… It was an event full of colors, full of drama and full of flares 😀 The National Costume show of Miss Universe 2012 was a big success. I observed that almost every country improved … Continue reading

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Miss Universe 2012 (21st Update): Beautiful Suite for Kooey Australia


Preliminary judging is schedule on the 13th! Prior to the preliminary competition, the candidates were asked to meet the judges for a briefing and a closed-door interview. It seems to me that candidates were asked to come sans make-up..I’ll be posting … Continue reading

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My Top 10 Best Evening Gown Shots – Miss Universe 2012


I am very excited to share with you my top 10 best evening gown shots! This is extra special because i was deadlock at 12 favorites and I had to postpone my posting just to think it over. This is … Continue reading

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