In the grand finale held at Heritage Garden in Lalitpur on Saturday, Muna Gauchan bagged the title of Face of Classic Diamond 2017. Along with the crown and brand endorsement opportunity, she won a cash prize of Rs. 100,000. Soni Shrestha and Sonu Baraili were announced the first and second runner up respectively; and won themselves Rs. 50,000 and Rs. 25,000.
The fourth edition of the pageant had over seven hundred participants who were auditioned in Kathmandu and Pokhara. Fifteen selected finalists had competed for the coveted title in the finale. Paramita RL Rana, the runner-up of the pageant’s last edition in 2014, had crowned the winners this year, in absence of the reigning Face of Classic Diamond Asmee Shrestha.
All of the three winners will go to Mumbai this year to shoot the TVC for Classic Diamond; and would also be featured in the official calendar. They will also be walking the ramp of Classic Diamond’s Timeless Paragon Jewellery Fashion Show along with various well-known national and international models.
Based on online voting, Pooja Shrestha and Jagriti Malla shared the title of TPJFS Most Popular Bride; and would be opening the bridal sequence at the TPJFS.
Classic Diamond Fashion Show had started in 2010 but the Face of Classic Diamond pageant was first organized in 2012. Oshima Banu had won the title whereas Aastha Pokharel and Parina Maharjan had bagged the first and second runner up positions respectively in its first edition.