IN PHOTOS: Mutya ng Pilipinas 2013
MANILA, Philippines - Koreen Medina of Quezon City took home the Mutya ng Pilipinas Asia Pacific 2013 title. The Mutya ng Pilipinas pageant night was held on July 26 at NBC Tent, Taguig.
Angeli Dione Gomez of Cebu City was crowned Mutya ng Pilipinas Tourism 2013.
The night was a glamorous affair, with a star-studded panel of judges that included Tingting Cojuangco, Sen. Francis Escudero, and showbiz darling Heart Evangelista.
Hosted by Chris Tiu and past Mutya winners, the pageant consisted of a swimsuit portion and evening gown portion until the top 10 contestants were picked to move on to the Question and Answer portion.
Here are the top 10 finalists:
1. Mutya 31 Nazita Reyhanian
2. Mutya 15 Asdis Karlsdottir
3. Mutya 13 Maureen Montagne
4. Mutya 6 Angeli Dione Gomez
5. Mutya 20 Catherine Trivino
6. Mutya 16 Joselle Mariano
7. Mutya 9 Zandra Flores
8. Mutya 29 Vina Openiano
9. Mutya 21 Koreen Medina
10. Mutya 22 Kristian Aubrey Nolasco
The other lucky ladies who took home a crown that night are:
- Mutya ng Pilipinas 2013 1st runner-up: Mutya #13 Maureen Montagne of Arizona
- Mutya ng Pilipinas 2013 2nd runner-up: Mutya #22 Kristian Aubrey Nolasco of Caloocan City
- Mutya ng Pilipinas Overseas Communities 2013: Asdis Karlsdottir of Iceland
Here are Rappler's exclusive photos of the event (all photos by Arnel Cometa):