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WoolOn Creative Fashion Event 2019 - Entries Open Now.

Region: Alexandra
Dates: Fri, 15 February 2019 - Tue, 30 April 2019 @ Daily

  • WoolOn Creative Fashion Event 2019 - Entries Open Now.

ENTRIES OPEN NOW for the annual WoolOn Awards 2019! 

​WoolOn is one of New Zealand’s iconic fashion events, encouraging both new and experienced designers to create visual, wearable pieces using New Zealand's most sustainable wool fibres. This year for the first time the wool fibre definition is being expanded to include alpaca, cashmere, angora goat and mohair along with the traditional sheep.

We welcome entries from the following categories: 

Streetwear - A versatile daytime outfit with strong directional modern looks

Avant-Garde - A garment that delights in the unconventional and unexpected

Felted - Utilising techniques to highlight felts uniqueness and versatility

Special Occasion - A glamorous outfit that speaks to confidence and quality and takes presentation to higher levels of sophistication

Collections - Three complete cohesive looks with a common design theme

Hand-Crafted - Innovative use of hand-crafted techniques including knitted, crocheted, woven, needlepoint

Accessories - Design and hand-crafted shoes, jewellery, scarves, wraps or headwear

Novice - Open to all designers who have not entered any previous competition

​Awards:

U23 Emerging Designer - An award for the top U23yr old designer. Designers can enter any category and all entrants in this age group will be eligible for this award.

School Designer (New) - An award for the top designer attending Primary or Secondary school. Designers can enter any category and all entrants still attending primary or secondary school will be eligible for this award.

Supreme - The best entry across all categories. All entries are eligible for this award.

Categories cater for both male and female design.

Visit www.woolon.co.nz for further information and Entry Forms.

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