Tag Archives: Melinda Bam

Miss South Africa 2017 – The Finalists


While Binibining Pilipinas 2017 is shaping up to be another beauty slugfest, let me set my sight on other national pageants around the world. First on my list is Miss South Africa 2017 which will crown its new queen on March 25. The … Continue reading

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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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Miss Universe 2013 (12th Update): The Swimsuit Photos


After I presented the portrait photos of Miss Universe 2013 candidates, I immediately move on to the sizzling swimsuit photos of these delegates. The venue for this year’s swimsuit shoot was the hotel lobby of the Crowne Plaza Moscow World Trade Centre … Continue reading

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Kattera Awards 2013


This is just a round-up of the awards that I gave out for the past weeks. These are my choices on who and what is memorable talking about the biggest beauty pageants for 2012!  I had fun in selecting the … Continue reading

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Kattera Awards 2013: Body of the Year


You know by now that one of the ways to celebrate my 4th year anniversary, I unveiled my favorites of 2012 beauty pageants. Y’all know by now the winners of the Face of the Year, Country of the Year and … 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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