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|Born||Charlene Louise Alagon Almarvez
January 25, 1993
|Height||5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)|
|Dress size||2 (US) ; 32 (EU)|
Premier Models Management London
Charlene Louise Alagon Almarvez is a Filipina fashion model from Laguna who placed 1st Runner-up at the Ford Supermodel Of The World 2010 held in Brazil winning a $150,000 modeling representation courtesy of Ford Models in New York.
Charlene had her start in the fashion industry after winning the Ford Supermodel Of The World Philippines 2009 search and represented the Philippines in São Paulo,Brazil in 2010 placing 1st runner-up which is the country's highest placement in the competition by that time replaced by Danica Magpantay who won the title the following year. She won $150,000 contract for a Ford Models representation.
She has appeared in editorials for many fashion magazine including the Chinese Vogue, V Magazine, Teen Vogue, Russian edition of Elle, New York Times T Magazine by KT Achuleta, US Glamour, Glamour Italia, Glamour UK, A Magazine,Wonderland Magazine and US Town and Country.In local scene she appeared on the cover of Zone Magazine,Wedding Essentials Magazine, Sense & Style, MEGA Magazine with fellow Filipina beauties Danica Magpantay & Charo Ronquillo and have appeared on the editorials of Preview and Mega Magazine in the Philippines
Charlene had her debut in the New York Fashion Week Fall 2010 walking for Diane Von Furstenberg, Sophie Theallet and Peter Som.She also walked the runways for Lacoste, Cynthia Steffe, Wayne Lee and Rachel Comey. She had three shows at the Resort 2011 collection in New York for Lela Rose,Ports 1961 and again, for Diane Von Furstenberg.
She did an ad for Hush Puppies for their S/S 12 campaign. In fall 2012, she walked for a total of 13 designers during New York Fashion Week including Nanette Lepore, Miguel Adrover, Ruffian, Mara Hoffman, and The Blonds
March 2012,She appeared for an editorial "techno sports" for the March issue of Glamour Italia photographed by Hans Feurer.
August 2012,Together with fellow ford model Yasmin Bidois from ford models they appeared on an editorial "Wahine" for The Ones2watch photographed by Xi Sinsong.She also appeared on an editorial photographed by Rokas Darulis for U+Mag UK.
September 2012,She also appeared in an editorial "1,2,3...Smile" for the September issue of Glamour UK with Vilde Gotschalksen shot by Chris Craymer. On the same month she also did an editorial for Glamour USA with the wanted and Lydia Carron from Next Models guest edited by Victoria Beckham.
October 2012, she had an editorial for NY times "T Magazine" with rising top models Kate King, Hannah Holman, Kremi Otashliyska, and Juliana Schurig.