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And Then There Was 1: Winner of SM's Plus Size Model Search

Hundreds joined the cause.  Plus-sized women everywhere showed everyone what it took to become very fashionable ladies.  In the middle of the game, 8 deserving finalists were chosen:

The 8 beautiful finalists



Each one had their own strengths and reasons for joining the contest.  It might have been expressed in their own unique way but all came out with the exact same sentiment -- to show that world that plus-sized is indeed plus-fashionable, plus-fierce, plus-chic!





After fierce and hard deliberations from the panel of judges, Christine Montalbo and Jennafer Ilagan were declared the top 2 placers.

Christine Montalbo

Jennafer Ilagan

But alas only 1 can be declared the grand winner.  And in the end, Jenna Marie Pertgen beat all the rest.

Jenna Marie Pertgen

Watch out as she becomes the newest face of SM's plus-size fashion lineJ

Congratulations, all!  You are truly one fierce bunch!  J

Congratulations!

Comments

  1. Ang ganda ng mga contestants! At ang ganda nila magdala ng damit kahit plus size sila. Congrats to the winner!

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  2. @anney: I agree. Just goes to show that fashion is for people regardless of shape and size. =)

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  3. So glad that finally plus sized women are being recognized in this country. People should be able to choose to be fashionable at any size.

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  4. @Eileen: I agree. People are beutiful no matter what size. =)

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