Vauxhall Fashion Scout Opens Applications
Hermione de Paula
The search begins! Today, Vauxhall Fashion Scout has opened applications for next season. Labeled a ‘talent goldmine’ by Vogue.com, Vauxhall Fashion Scout has built a reputation for bringing the best innovative designers to the market and the hunt is now on for the next generation of new design talent.
Designers can now apply for catwalk, presentation and exhibition space in London and Paris. Applications are also open for collaborative showcase, Ones To Watch, and the acclaimed Merit Award, which has seen the likes of William Tempest, David Koma, and Hermione de Paula propel into the fashion spotlight making it THE must see highlight of Off-Schedule.
Now entering its ninth season, Vauxhall Fashion Scout is an essential part of London Fashion Week, providing many designers with their first opportunity to show on an international platform.
Designers wishing to show must be creatively strong and have reached the business levels required to show. Designers will be selected by a panel of industry of industry experts and will be judged based on their creativity, product quality and business development of the brand.
Successful designers will also benefit from Vauxhall Fashion Scout’s coveted approach to supporting young design businesses. The initiative includes a year - long mentoring programme with targeted workshops, aiming at helping designers to build and maintain sustainable, creative businesses.
Applications are open from 1st May 2010 and close on 31st May 2010.
For further information visit www.vauxhallfashionscout.com
To request an application form please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org