Ilze Saunders, a BA Comms graduate from the North West Province was crowned Miss Earth 2014 at the Palazzo Hotel, Montecasino on 4th September, 2014.
Ilze represented South Africa among 100 delegates from across the world at the Miss World International competition held in the Philippines during November 2014.
Miss Earth South Africa’s national costume received a gold medal for the third consecutive year. Ilze Saunders showcased this beautiful garment designed by Sonwabile Ndamase which depicts our nation with pride and dignity.
At this year’s Miss Earth SA Crystal Forum and Jenni Collections proudly sponsored all the Jewellery and gifts made with SWAROVSKI CRYSTALS for Miss Earth, all the lucky finalists, judges and VIP’s.
Catherine Constantinides, Ilze Saunders, Lisa Hager, Ella Bella Leite
Ilze Saunders, Sanwabile Ndamase
Ilze Saunders wearing her beautiful national costume
Ilze Saunders, Lisa Hager