Every season there comes the time for the new talents to present their collection at the design competition Designers Nest during Copenhagen Fashion Week. The prestigious design award promotes new Nordic talents and it celebrated its 12 years of existence this year. Congratulate on that!
The venue of the event was the Copenhagen Music School, which is located in the hyped neighbourhood of Copenhagen called Meat Packing District that includes cultural spots, like restaurant, clubs, language school and food markets. Make sure to explore the area, when you are visiting Copenhagen.
Fashion design graduates from all over Scandinavia travel to Copenhagen in hope of winning the 50.000 Danish kr. prize.
The A/W 2015 jury included:
Sara Maino / Vogue Italia
Leyla Piedayesh / Lala Berlin
Chris Pedersen / DR TV
Guillaume de Piédoüe / Eyesontalent
Henrik Vibskov / Henrik Vibskov
We congratulate the winners and look forward to see how their work develop further. Get inspired by their beautiful work!
And the winner is:
ROLF EKROTH from Aalto University of DesignAbout the winner the judges said:” Instinctively you understand the inspiration but at the same time it feels like ‘ it’s own’. Great colors and great manipulation of material”
2nd spot goes to:
PATRIK GUGGENBERGER from Beckmans College of Design
About the collection the judges said:“There is a great story behind the collection but the translation to the garments are not too literal. Strong Silhouette and powerful look for the modern woman.”
3rd place goes to:
SARA-LOVISE EWERTON from The Swedish School of Textiles
About the collection the judges said:“The outfits transformed and came alive on the catwalk. Sharp silhouettes and strong energy.”
Image Courtesy of Copenhagen Fashion Week.
Tags: AW15, cphfw, designersnest
Katalin Horváth is a young recent fashion design graduate. She is Hungarian from Romania and she grew up in a city surrounded by mountains. To complete the Bachelor degree, Katalin moved to Denmark, where she fell in love with Scandinavia. Completely passionate about design, fashion and big city life, her dream is to have her own fashion label one day. Katalin is a dynamic individual, enthusiastic and appreciative towards art and supports the sustainable lifestyle.
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