CaribbeanFever / FeverEyes / CaribFever

Caribbean Fever - Your ONLY destination to all things Caribbean and more

Black French Guianese Beauty Alicia Aylies Crowned Miss France

Quite a few women of color have been proudly competing in major beauty pageants this year, and not only have a few competed, they’ve won. Add Alicia Aylies to that list.

Aylies, 18, was crowned Miss Guyane earlier this year, as she hails from French Guiana. Guyane is what it’s called in France, but if you’re not familiar, French Guiana is noted as an “overseas department” and a region of France. It’s located on the north coast of South America in the Guyanas. The official language of residents is French, but many speak Guianese Creole. The more you know…

She bested 30 other women vying for the title of Miss France to win the crown. Aylies is a first-year law student, and after being crowned Miss France during the competition on Saturday, she will represent France in the 2018 Miss Universe pageant. Her predecessor, Iris Mittenaere, will compete in the 2017 pageant, which takes place on January 30.

Aylies is the first Miss France winner to come from the overseas territory of French Guiana. According to Yahoo, she loves fencing (and has been practicing it for four years), as well as modeling, singing and dancing.

Per the usual, not everyone was as happy as we are to see a Black, curly-haired pageant queen representing France, as there were racist comments made about Aylies after her win. Not sure why, though, considering the 2014 Miss France, Flora Coquerel, was Black as well. You would think people would be used to a little diversity now and then.

Views: 1405

Comment

You need to be a member of CaribbeanFever / FeverEyes / CaribFever to add comments!

Join CaribbeanFever / FeverEyes / CaribFever

Comment by kat wig on January 26, 2017 at 6:19am
Could congratulations to her! She's beautiful

||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||

||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||

FOR ALL YOUR DANCEHALL AND REGGAE NEWS CLICK PIC BELOWreggae dancehall queen 4

}}}}}}}}}}}}}}}}}}}}}}}}}}}}}}}}}}

{{{{{{{{{{{{{{{{{{{{{{{{{{{{{{{{{{{{{{{

PUMP IT! or DUMP IT! SAT & SUN NIGHT on Caribbean Fever 107.5 WBLS NY (GET YOUR NEW MUSIC PLAYED) SONG{S} BEING VOTED ON ARE {------ ) and {----- }

Rapper/Actor COMMON’S 20-Y-O Daughter Is Pretty & Doesn’t Believe In WEARING A BRA {PICS} Some Kind Of POLITICAL Stance!

I'M JUST HERE TO MAKE YOU THINK: Untold Truth About Why You Should Never Classify Yourself As An African-American - Youre Not African

Saeed Ahmad faces charges including criminally negligent homicide and leaving the scene of an accident

Patricio Manuel, first boxer to fight as a woman and man 

+++++++++++++++++

Jay Z: ‘We must use our platforms to demand social justice’

Jay Z: We must use our platforms to demand social justice entertainment Jay Z

One in 10 Deaths Worldwide Caused By Smoking


Bill O'Reilly accuser says host called her 'hot chocolate'

Married pastor, 57, with 10 children who called gays 'sinners' after Orlando shooting is convicted of making 15-year-old boy and girl have sex in front of him before joining in

Pastor who called gays sinners convicted of child abuse

+++++++++++++++++++++

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: Busy Signal Talks With Dahved Levy About How He Got Back His Visa And Why He Was Arrested in 2012.

Caribbean Fever: Top 10 Dancehall Songs Of 2016 {CLICK PIC BELOW}

Caribbean Fever: Top 10 Soca Songs Of 2016 {CLICK ON PIC BELOW}

Top 10 Caribbean, African - Inspired Pop Songs That Were BIG in 2016

major-lazer-justin-bieber-mo-cold-water

TOP TEN AFROBEAT Songs Of The 2016 {VIDEOS}

CARIBBEAN NEWS

Caribbean Fever with the best Caribbean News online!

 

SOME TOP BLOGS

Groups

© 2018   Created by Caribbean Fever.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service