Katya is the reigning Mrs. Maryland United States 2017. She is a wife, mom, fashion designer, owner of her own custom clothing brand " Katya Avdeev Couture", owner and executive producer of her own TV show " Design Your Life with Katya Avdeev".
Even though her business is less than 3 years old, her clothes was sold in boutique all over the country and she showed her collections during DC Fashion week, DC Swim week, New York Fashion week as well as participated in numerous fashion galas and fundraisers. Her dresses have been published in US and International magazines such as Fashion Most, Sheeba, Creative Knitting, Belle New York, Emerge and more. Her costumes have won numerous awards at National and International competitions, including " Best Costume Award" at Mrs. DC America 2016, " Most Whimsical Costume" at Mrs. America 2016, " Best Costume" at Mrs. Maryland United States and her costume even represented team USA at United Nations Pageant and also took first place.
Her dresses have been seen at Miss Virginia, Mrs. America, Mrs. United States, Miss United States, Miss Earth, Mrs. Universal, Miss United Nations pageants as well as lots of state pageants. Besides having her own show about fashion design, she also appeared on a TV show " Say Yes to the Prom" on TLC, NBC News, " Good Morning Washington" on WUSA, " Society Moms" talk show, as well as had her clothes on " Real Housewives of Potomac" on Bravo TV.