A manglorian girl by roots, Erica Fernandes was born and brought up in Mumbai. She did her schooling from Holy Cross High School and completed her college from SIES, Sion. For further studies, she came up with bright colors and pursuing her Bachelors in Arts from St Andrews College, Bandra.
As a person Erica loves singing, dancing like Salsa and Jive. She also loves testing her expertise in cooking and sketching as and when time allows. She is very fond of food and has a borne appetite.
'Adventure is the essence and spice of life'. This is the motto of her life and so she is very adventurous and likes camping.
The principle of life which she has always followed is….. "Never treat anyone the way you don't want yourself to be treated." This makes her an open minded, friendly, emotional and caring person.
Modeling was something which was her childhood dream, passion and therefore started career at the age of 17 years with B -Blunt Salon.
With the belief that Life is an eternal quest about knowing oneself. It's time to challenge yourself, to rediscover your hidden traits, talents, and tendencies she came up with some big achievements and this gave a new meaning and height to her career. The glorious achievements include:
--- Bombay Times Fresh Face 2010
--- Pantaloons Femina Miss Fresh Face 2011
--- Pantaloons Femina Miss Maharashtra 2011
--- Pantaloons Femina Miss India 2012 (Currently a finalist)
Some of her hobby artworks