Her unmistakable charisma, striking physical features and the unfortunate passing of her brother garnered Anya Ayoung Chee overwhelming support from Trinidadians as their choice for the Miss Universe Pageant, 2008. She did not place as well as expected, but returned home as Trinidad’s darling none the less. She is now on the verge of a new adventure, starting a line of fashion, Pilar, named after her departed brother.
In this conversation
The devastation of not placing in Miss Universe, and not being approached to talk about it.
The tragic incident that was used as motivation to go and take on the world
The launch of the Fashion line and the influences that shaped it.
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