Karen Gallman’s training and preparation towards the Miss Intercontinental has been paid off when she slayed the Press Presentation of the pageant on Thursday, January 10.
There were two special awards given during the event held at the Visayas Ballroom of the Sofitel Philippine Plaza in Pasay City — the Standout Beauty and the Media Favorite award where Karen won both.
During the Press Presentation earlier, the Filipino-Australian beauty queen wore a design by Raybien Gonzaga Maglonzo which is beautiful white Filipiniana mullet dress with a low neckline.
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VIDEO: Miss Intercontinental Philippines, KAREN GALLMAN (@karen_gallman) showcased a white Filipiniana dress designed by Raybien Maglonzo during the Press Presentation of the Delegates of the 47th Miss Intercontinental pageant which was held earlier at the Visayas Ballroom of the Sofitel Philippine Plaza in Pasay City. At the end of the event, Karen was awarded as the Media Favorite! Congratulations Karen! White Filipiniana Dress by: @raybienmaglonzo Styling by: @styledbypatrickhenry Hair by: @redechavia Make-up by: @jessie_hmua Accessories by: @jacatel Shoes by: @bragais_official #KarenGallman #MissIntercontinentalPhilippines2018 #MissIntercontinentalPhilippines #BbPilipinas2018 #BinibiningPilipinas #MissIntercontinental2018 #MissIntercontinental #MissPhilippines #MissFilipinas #RoadToMissIntercontinental #TheQrownPhilippines
Dubbed as the Kendall Jenner of the Philippines, Karen is hoping to get the country’s first Intercontinental crown.
The Philippines is close to win the Miss Intercontinental title twice when Christi Mcgarry and the reigning Miss World Philippines, Katarina Rodriguez both finished 1st runner-up in the pageant in 2015 and in 2018 (2017 edition), respectively.
The 47th Miss Intercontinental coronation night will take place on the 26th of January at the SM Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay City.
Here are some photos of Karen Gallman during the Press Presentation: