Winner best Gala dress designer at the Miss Avantgarde Netherlands 2015 beauty pageant. The gala dress was designed for Miss Leiden who was showing a gorgeous dress made of sequins and handcrafts of heavy beadwork and crystals. The dress was inspired by the sun "the miss Avantgarde should stand for a sustainable and healthy world. In these dark days we have to be conscious about the earth and treat the world with our whole hart..for now and for the future of our children. Everybody should be aware of the climate issues in the world - we need the sun to lighten up the world". The winning outfits will be exhibited at the Westcord Fashion Hotel in Amsterdam from December 2015 - March 2016.