The Top 20

45 designers were challenged to create a sketch of an evening gown that can ultimately be created from up cycled clothing and at least one unconventional material.

A panel of esteemed judges curated the top 18 designs and the public voting for the final 2 — all based on sketches and design concept.

15 of those designers submitted their final vision and the winners were curated from the list below.

Click on each look and learn about the designer’s process and vision.

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