Jarah-Evelyn Makalapua Mariano is an American fashion model best known for her appearances in the 2008 and 2009 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Editions, as well as Victoria’s Secret.
Mariano has appeared in advertisements for Roxy Quiksilver, Redken, H&M, Avon, Old Navy, Dereon, Levi’s, Abercrombie & Fitch, MAC, Armani Exchange, Sephora, Pac Sun and Rock and Republic, and numerous catalogs for Victoria’s Secret. She graced the April/May 2007 cover for Complex Magazine’s 5th Anniversary Issue and has appeared in fashion magazines such as Self, Taiwan Vogue, Luomo Vogue, Glamour, Elle, and Italian Vanity Fair. She has walked in fashion shows in Miami and New York. Mariano made her Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition debut in 2008 and followed up this appearance in 2009.