Aspiring Designers, listen up!
Applications open Sunday 15 April, 2012 for an exciting new competition aimed at discovering Australia’s most promising new label. With a panel of judges from the most influential sectors of fashion, a prize worth more than $20,000 and an event showcasing your designs to the ‘who’s who’ of Australia’s fashion influencers and media, it’s the perfect stepping stone to launch your fashion career.
Launch Your Label is a new initiative created by Oneweardesigns.com aimed at discovering and investing into the future of an outstanding new fashion label. Launch Your Label has the support of an impressive panel of judges and mentors, coming together to support the future of fashion in Australia.
Awesome panel of judges consists of –
Natalie Gruzlewski – Media Identity
Terry Biviano – Shoe Designer
Justine Cullen – Editor Shop Til You Drop
Glynis Trail-Nash – Fashion Journalist – The Sunday Telegraph
Elle Halliwell – Journalist – The Sunday Telegraph
Jo Casamento – Journalist – The Sun-Herald
Melissa Hoyer – Fashion Journalist
Victoria Cheatham – Jewellery Designer – Lotus Mendes
Georgia Hatzis – Jewellery Designer – Love From Venus
Gail Elliott – Fashion Designer
Peter Morrissey – Fashion Designer
Joe Farage – Fashion Designer
Natalie Chapman – Fashion Designer
Eva Galambos – Owner, Parlour X
Nikki Hager – Founder, Peep Toe Shoes
Lara Petrou – Founder, Oneweardesigns.com
Carlotta Moye – Photographer
Jo Ferguson – Fashion Stylist
The Launch Your Label competition is open to anyone over the age of 18 and will be judged on technical skill, design, creativity, business acumen and commitment – the designer that the panel of judges deems to have the most potential to succeed will win.
The winner will receive a prize package in excess of $20,000 including a full page in Shop Til You Drop magazine promoting their brand, a leading designer mentorship, a boutique on the Oneweardesigns.com website, a 3 month start up marketing package and a cash prize.
The winner will be announced at a VIP event on the 29th of August, 2012 in front of Sydney’s fashion and media elite, the perfect platform to launch your label.
For more information on the application process and judges, please visit www.launchyourlabelaustralia.com.au