Thursday, March 25, 2010
Nokia Young Fashion Designer Awards 2010 - Winner
25th March 2010
The winner of the Nokia Young Fashion Designer Awards 2010 was announced last night.
Emmy Slattery of NCAD was named the winner of the NYFDAs with her design entitled 'Knotted'. She won a €5,000 prize as well as media profiling opportunities for the year.
The design consisted of a dress made from spray painted pink leather and hand dyed sleeves with a black tulle under layer.
Joint runners-up on the night were Matthew Karp from Limerick Senior College and Niamh Rafferty from Griffith College who each won €1,000.
The judging panel for the awards this year consisted of designer Marc O'Neill, Creative Director of Avoca Debbie Walker, designer Amanda Pratt, Aideen Bodkin and top fashion blogger, Yvan Rodic, aka Facehunter.
An exhibition of the 20 NYFDA finalists will be open daily to the public from Thursday, 25th March to Sunday, 28th March, with a number of fashion events taking place each evening - for more information go towww.nokia.ie/nyfda
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