Get an opportunity to be one of many younger designer-entrepreneurs who will participate within the Designer Mentorship Program
Printed 2:28 PM, July 09, 2019
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[Editor’s note: The search is on for young designer-entrepreneurs who will take part in the Designer Mentorship Program (DMP) and get a chance to walk the runway at this year’s 2019 StyleFestPH. Below is their press release.]
MANILA, Philippines – This November, Globe Telecom’s way of life model 0917 Way of life and Saga Occasions are bringing again the nation’s 2018 premier vogue expo, StyleFestPH.
The 2019 StyleFestPH kicked off final June 24 with the seek for aspiring younger designer-entrepreneurs who will participate within the Designer Mentorship Program (DMP).
Leah De Guzman, head of 0917 Way of life, stated that this yr’s StyleFestPH will give Filipinos a full vogue expertise by beginning with the DMP which is a design and entrepreneurial program that goals to assist create enterprise alternatives for aspiring younger designers.
“We wish to train contributors about artistic route and enterprise know-how as a way to succeed, utilizing digital platform alternatives and the assistance of retail business consultants who can help and mentor aspiring designers with their design expertise and the right way to go to market by way of the DMP,” De Guzman stated.
Aspiring designers have till July 19, 2019 to submit their entries and design portfolio on the StyleFestPH dwelling web page at www.stylefest.ph. Solely entries obtained from June 24 to July 19, 2019 by way of stylefest.ph will qualify.
Contributors will probably be mentored and their works will probably be judged by a panel of consultants referred to as the “stylecouncil,” which will probably be composed of famend native vogue icons and retail consultants corresponding to Inno Sotto; Paulo Campos, CEO of Zalora; Leah De Guzman, Globe Way of life head; and upcoming younger designer Carl Jan Cruz.
The nationwide search is open to Filipinos 18 years previous and above, both college students or homeowners of their vogue design enterprise.
To hitch, simply go to www.stylefest.ph. Along with their accomplished software kind, candidates ought to have the ability to current a design portfolio composed of not less than 10 objects that concentrate on two classes: Streetwear, which integrates vogue and expertise, and Prepared-To-Put on, both for day or evening put on.
All software varieties and design portfolios will probably be reviewed by the stylecouncil based mostly on the next standards: 25% every for Creativity and Originality, Total Theme and Cohesiveness of the gathering, Technical Development and Craftsmanship, and Retail Marketability.
Out of all of the submissions, eight finalists will probably be given the possibility to go on the runway the place winners for 0917 Way of life and Zalora will probably be chosen. The stylecouncil will then deliberate and choose the 16 Semifinalists on July 24, 2019 on the Globe Tower in Bonifacio International Metropolis.
Judging of the StyleFestPH winners will occur through the finalists’ vogue present on November 5, 2019, with the winners introduced on the finish of the present.
Prizes embrace a P50,000 money prize for the winners of 0917 Way of life and Zalora manufacturers plus mentoring from the stylecouncil and presentation of their Capsule Assortment within the StyleFestPH runway. The winners can even have the chance to collaborate with 0917 Way of life and Zalora for his or her collections.
Go to StyleFest.ph to know extra in regards to the mechanics and comply with www.fb.com/stylefestph or @stylefestph on Instagram for extra updates. – Rappler.com