Jamsheedha crowned Top Model Maldives 2018
Fathimath Jamsheedha Jamsheed has been crowned the winner of Adaaran Top Model Maldives 2018.
On Wednesday evening, the top 10 contestants awed judges and invitees at the grand finale held at Adaaran Select Hudhuranfushi resort. Jamsheedha along with Dheena Aboobakur, Nadhuha Amir, Mariyam Malsa Hassan, Hanan Mohamed Rasheed, Bunaanath Yoosuf, Aminath Saina Ahmed, Fathimath Mirusha, Hawwa Inasha Gayyoom and Khadhyjath Shafeega wore beachwear by local designer Wimla and evening wear by Azu, while Yumna Rushdhee’s YR Collection of jewellery also made an appearance.
The 19-year-old Jamsheedha, whose dream is to become a pilot, won the local edition of Top Model of the World franchise, securing the chance to represent the Maldives at the grand finale of Top Model of the World 2018 to be held in Grenada in September.
Bunaanath was named the first runner-up of Adaaran Top Model Maldives 2018, while Inasha was announced as the second runner-up of the first ever franchise beauty pageant in the Maldives.
The winners were chosen based on 50 percent marks by the judges and 50 percent public votes.
Meanwhile, the top 10 contestants will be working as ambassadors of franchisee He n She, representing the Maldives in various social, environmental, youth and women empowerment, and health and wellness causes. All ambassadors will also participate in multiple local events targeted towards social awareness.
The ambassadors will undergo a six-month training programme, which includes several aspects such as public speaking and talent development.
Top Model Maldives is the first ever international franchise beauty pageant in the Maldives. The first edition of the event was sponsored by Adaaran Resorts Maldives, while Maldives Insider served as the exclusive travel media partner.
The Top Model of the World is an international search for the ultimate models. The event started in 1993 in Miami and was organised by the Globana Group. It is now owned and managed by the World Beauty Organisation.
Founded in 1993, He n She emerged as the first revolutionary fashion, design and music event planning company in the Maldives. The brand continues to dominate the industry with trust and professionalism as one of the most reliable organisers of fashion and music events in the Maldives.