Kristina Karjalainen

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Kristina Karjalainen
Beauty pageant titleholder
Born Kristina Karjalainen
15th of August, 1989
Tallinn, Estonia
Height 1.81 m (5 ft 11 12 in)
Hair color Blonde
Eye color Green
Title(s) Miss Globe Finland 2012
Miss Tallinn 2013
Eesti Miss Estonia 2013
Miss Globe International 2012
(Top 5, "Miss Golden Girl")
Eesti Miss Estonia 2013
Miss Universe 2013

Kristina Karjalainen (born on the 15th of August 1989 in Tallinn) is an Estonian-Finnish beauty queen who won Eesti Miss Estonia 2013 and represented Estonia at the Miss Universe 2013 pageant.[1]

Early life[edit]

Karjalainen is a student and model. She moved from Estonia to Finland with her parents at the age of 3 and currently resides in Helsinki. Her mother, also born in Estonia, is Lithuanian and her father, born in Russia, is Finnish. Kristina speaks 6 languages and has mentioned that learning new languages is one of her hobbies. Karjalainen's other hobbies include practicing magic tricks, dancing and swimming.

Miss Globe International 2012[edit]

Karjalainen competed at the Miss Globe International 2012 pageant as Miss Globe Finland. She placed in the Top 5 and won the "Miss Golden Girl" award.

Eesti Miss Estonia 2013[edit]

Kristina Karjalainen, 24, 1.81 m tall, born in Tallinn, was crowned Eesti Miss Estonia 2013 at the Toompea Castle in Tallinn, on June 12. She will represent Estonia in Miss Universe 2013. The runner upps were Stefani Lehestik and Marii Jõgi. Kristina was crowned by Eesti Miss Estonia 2011 (Miss Universe Estonia 2011), Madli Vilsar.[2]


In 2013 Karjalainen was invited to participate in the Finnish version of the Eyeworks format Reality Queens of the Jungle (Viidakon tähtöset in Finnish), but she had to decline due to medical reasons.[3]


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Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Natalie Korneitsik
Miss Estonia
Succeeded by