Holly Carpenter

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Holly Carpenter
Beauty pageant titleholder
Born (1991-10-01) 1 October 1991 (age 23)
Raheny, Dublin, Ireland
Height 1.77 m (5 ft 10 in)
Title(s) Miss Ireland 2011

Holly Carpenter (born October 1991)[1] was crowned Miss Ireland 2011 on August 13, 2011 in Dublin, Ireland.[2][3] She represented Ireland in the Miss World 2011 pageant held on November 6, 2011 in London, England.[4][5]

Britain and Ireland's Next Top Model[edit]

In 2013, Carpenter was named among 28 semi-finalists for the 9th cycle of Britain & Ireland's Next Top Model. She was chosen as one of the 14 finalists competing for the title. After several appearances in the Bottom Three/Four, she was eliminated in Episode 9 and placed 7th.

Personal[edit]

Carpenter was born and raised in Raheny, Dublin, Ireland.[2][6] She is the granddaughter of the late social diarist Terry Keane.[1][7] She is an art student completing a degree in textiles at the National College of Art and Design.[1][2][6][7] She speaks English, Irish and French.[6][8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Róisín Ingle: Miss University wins national lovely girls crown". The Irish Times. 15 August 2011. Retrieved 16 December 2011. 
  2. ^ a b c "Miss Ireland World 2011 - Holly Carpenter's Photos & Profile/Biography". shinymeteor.blogspot.com. 6 November 2011. 
  3. ^ "Holly Carpenter (Miss Ireland 2011)". MissIrelandPageant.ie. 1 March 2011. 
  4. ^ "Miss Ireland 2011 (to Miss World 2011): Holly Carpenter, Pageant Updates". shinymeteor.blogspot.com. Retrieved 16 December 2011. 
  5. ^ "Miss Venezuela crowned Miss World in London". Reuters.com. November 6, 2011. 
  6. ^ a b c "The Miss World 2011 Contestants". MissWorld.com. Retrieved 16 December 2011. 
  7. ^ a b "SuburbiaSPECIAL: Holly Carpenter". Suburbia. October–November 2011. Retrieved 17 December 2011. 
  8. ^ "Miss University Holly Carpenter". The Sunday World 8 (50). 7 August 2011. Retrieved 16 December 2011.