The 2011 CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund finalists have been announced! The word is out on this year’s crop of the most reputable up and coming designers in women’s wear, menswear and jewelry.
And they are:
Joseph Altuzarra for Altuzarra
Pamela Love for Pamela Love Jewelry
Antonio Azzuolo for A.A.; Carlos Campos
Shane Gabier and Chris Peters for Creatures of the Wind
Alexa Adams and Flora Gill for Ohne Titel
Michelle Ochs and Carly Cushnie for Cushnie et Ochs
Dana Lorenz for Fenton/Fallon
Max Osterweis and Erin Beatty for Suno
Soraya Silchenstedt for Finn Jewelry.
The winner of the CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund award receives a grant of $300,000 and two runners-up receive grants of $100,000, as well as a yearlong mentorship with an industry professional whose business experience is similar to that of the winner. Past winners include Alexander Wang, Billy Reid, Sophie Theallet and Rogan Gregory. Past runners-up include Prabal Gurung, Eddie Brogo, Patrik Ervell, Vena Cava and Phillip Lim. The gala dinner crowning the winner and two runners-up is scheduled for Nov.14 in New York. Congratulations to all the finalists!
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