Putrajaya – IOI City Mall was all set to spread the patriotic cheers with their very first Children Costume Contest last Saturday to showcase the true colours of Malaysia!
Hosted by the mall management, the lively contest saw 35 young participants of age 4-12 years old strutting in their best suit and competing on the stage with confidence. These young participants were required to dress according to the theme “True Colours of Malaysia” and their creative works were equally judged based on creativity, originality, craftsmanship, relevance to the theme and functionality.
“In the spirit of patriotism, many of our parenthood brands in the mall are anticipating this event and have given their support by generously contributing prizes and sponsored treats to our participants,” said Chris Chong, Complex General Manager of IOI City Mall.
Shortly after the catwalk rounds on the stage, participants in their colourful suits were thrilled to parade to several participating outlets for treats collection. This route of mini patriotic parade also reflected the diversity of parenthood brands available in the mall. A prize presentation was held right after the parade.
Nurafzan’s efforts paid off when Nur Kasseh Kishreena binti Mohd Taufiq, 6, who made an impressive entrance by emerging from a blooming flower, was crowned the first prize winner. The proud mother, Nurafzan binti Mohd Nezar, 36, said she took two (2) days to co...