Education & Experience



Arilyn will complete Grade 12 in 2020. She will pursue a University Diploma thereafter. Her plans for her matric farewell dance can be followed on Instagram @ArilynDawson.

Learn MoreJan 15, 2020

Summer Heat Finalist 2017 & 2018

Arilyn was a "Summer Heat" finalist in 2017 & 2018. She qualified as a triple threat entering categories modelling, acting and dancing!

Learn MoreMay 05, 2018

Face of Riverside Mall

Arilyn is the 2nd Runner Up at the Face of Riverside Mall, Nelspruit.

Learn MoreOct 04, 2017

Miss Nel Acres

Arilyn is 1st Prinses to Miss Nelacres, category 13-15 years!

Learn MoreOct 28, 2017

Miss Teen Mbombela

Arilyn is a finalist at the Miss Teen Mbombela Pageant founded by Mpumi Nkosi.

Learn MoreMay 27, 2018

Dellixo Magazine

Arilyn's photo submissions wins placement in Dellixo Magazine's Black & White issue. Her photo features centerfold and following page! Photo by:

Learn MoreFeb 27, 2019


Arilyn's photo entry for the category "Denim" wins her a feature in Lipstikmagazine-USA. Photo cred : @Andre&ErnaMeintjes Photography Photo cred: Gary Pieterse

Learn MoreMar 28, 2019

Dellixo Magazine

Arilyn's photo is chosen for the Summer Edition of Dellixo Magazine. Photo by: @Andre&Erna Photography Miss Teen Mbombela hosted by Hillicks Model and Talent Agency

Learn MoreApr 15, 2019

Brand Model Magazine

Arilyn's photo submission to Brand Model Magazine, USA is accepted and published. Photo: @Andre&Erna Photography Hair: @genastander

Learn MoreMay 14, 2019


Arilyn and her BFF @Danika4321 takes second place in the #LookLikeSA social media fashionista competition.

Learn MoreJun 16, 2019

"Jesus Christ" Music Video with Pastor Cool

Arilyn is a fan of gospel rap artist Pastor Cool and jumped at the opportunity to be a part of the "Jesus Christ" music video. The music video is broadcast in Swaziland and on DSTV channel 331. This song was nominated by Mpumalanga Gospel Music Awards as one of 2019's "Best Hip Hop Singles".

Learn MoreDec 13, 2018

Young Model Magazine

Arilyn's photo submission to Young Model Magazine is selected for publishing. Photo by: @Andre&Erna Photography Hair by:

Learn MoreDec 12, 2019