H&M’s Annual Design Award Contest has been whittled down to 8. This contest provides a budding designer with the mega presence of being featured at H&M.
The eight finalists here show their collections to this year’s jury.
The finalists are:
MAGDALENA BROZDA (Poland), ANDREAS EKLÖF (Sweden), GRAHAM FAN (Canada/Hong Kong), ANDREA JIAPEI LI (China), JAMES KELLY (UK), LEONARD KOCIC (Serbia/Sweden), XIMON LEE (Hong Kong) AND FIONA O’NEILL (Ireland).
The members of the jury are:
Luella Bartley, Design Director of Marc by Marc Jacobs; Lucinda Chambers, Fashion Director of British Vogue; Paula Goldstein di Principe, Creative Director; Tommy Ton, Visual Journalist; Angelo Flaccavento, Freelance Fashion Critic; Justin O’Shea, Buying Director for Mytheresa.com; Lily Allen, Singer/Songwriter; Ann-Sofie Johansson, Head of Design, New Development, H&M and Margareta van den Bosch, Creative Advisor, H&M.
The winner will be announced at Fashion Week Stockholm on January 27th 2015.