Anastasia KOSTENKO
  • Age: 20
  • Height: 175
  • Occupation: Student

Anastasia is a student from the town of Salsk in Rostov, eastern Russia. A highly skilled dancer, Anastasia studied to be a ballet master, and has danced in the Rostov State Theatre. She is also talented at Latin and modern dance, and she can play the piano. Whilst dancing is one of Anastasia’s main passions, she would jump at the chance of a television career, specifically in journalism or hosting her own show. In her spare time, Anastasia likes to practice aerobics, she is a fan of classic Russian literature, she loves the music of The Beatles, and her favourite foods include, seafood, fresh juice and Ceasar salad.

“Salsk is a small but very beautiful town in the south of Russia, with beautiful cathedrals.”

Question Time With Anastasia

What is the best app you’ve used in the last year?

Instagram, iMovie, Shazam.

What is your favourite fashion website?

What item of makeup could you not live without?


Favourite books?

I love classical literature. My favourites include Anton Chekhov’s The Cherry Orchard, Mikhail Lermontov’s A Hero Of Our Time and The Idiot by Fyodor Dostoyevsky.

What is your most memorable encounter?

My most famous encounter is the one with Megan Young. She is a very nice person and her pronunciation of some Russian words is really funny!

What annoys you most about the world you live in?

I don’t like when people are angry when somebody is happy.

Anastasia's outfits...


World Designer Dress:

This is a snowy white dress with off-shoulder sleeves which has been decorated in rhinestones of various sizes. The tightly fitted gown designed by Igor Chapurin has sweetheart neckline and a figure hugging shape with a flare from the knees.

Russia BWAP 2014

Anastasia Kostenko represented Russia at Miss World 2014. Below is a video presentation of the work she carried out in the name of Beauty with a Purpose.

A Moment with Lebanon, Ireland, and Russia

04 December 2014

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