MEET THE 2019 NOMINEES
Around 100 candidates recently sat through interviews and sewing tests for a place in the 2019 Vlisco Fashion Fund contest. The top three candidates for each country who have been offered a place in the competition will be proudly announced by Vlisco today.
The 21 nominees will each be given funding and Vlisco fabrics with which to create a collection of 5 outfits and an accompanying photography campaign. The contestants have the month of November in which to complete the challenge. The final results will be presented before a panel of local and international judges next month.
Discover the nominees below!
By September 30, the Fashion Fund Team had received almost 700 submissions from fashion creatives based in Africa and many other places around the world. It was quite achallenge to choose from so many talented designers, each witha story and heaps of ambition.Learn more
Last month, our 21 finalists were hard at work designing and developing their concepts. Now these talented artists are ready to show their designs! Discover their original creations here.Learn more
Discover the winners of the Vlisco Fashion Fund 2019 and their creations.Learn more