This year Yvonne Kwok, graduate of AMFI Amsterdam Fashion Institute, won the Dutch fashion award Lichting 2012 supported by G-Star Raw. Kwok was chosen out of 14 fashion graduates who presented their collection to national and international fashion experts. She received a monetary prize of € 10,000 and the opportunity to contribute her talents in the international catwalk show of G-Star in Berlin.

This year, the panel was formed by Margareta van den Bosch (creative advisor H&M), Orsola de Castro (founder From Somewhere, showroom for sustainable fashion), Marieke van Dongen (senior designer at Raf Simons) and Corinna Springer (founder Nouveau PR New York).

Lichting  is an initiative from Amsterdam International Fashion Week, HTNK fashion recruitment & consultancy and Premsela – the Dutch Platform for Design and Fashion – in collaboration with G-Star RAW.