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FRANKfurtstyleaward 2019 HEIMAT 4.0 – Frankfurt celebrates international Fashion Talents at Tendence

At the FRANKfurtstyleaward Finale Show on June 29, 2019, the winners of the international competition for young designers in fashion and design were chosen. The TOP60 designs under the motto HEIMAT 4.0 were presented to a large audience in three fashion shows: “Urban”, “Adventure” and “Earth”. The expert jury selected the ten winners out of the TOP60 finalists who are coming from 23 countries. The winners: Outstanding Talent: Jenna Standish, „Cape Town“, Student, Design Academy of Fashion, South Africa Lifestyle “Adventure” 1stPlace: Tiffany Anggiono, „Distant Memory“, Student, Raffles College of Higher Education, Indonesia 2ndPlace: Rivka Mirzkandov, „Tibetan Nomads“, Student, Shenker College for Engineering Design & Art, Israel 3rd Place: Dorothee Ahrens, Student, „Nostalgic Inspiration“, FAHMODA, Germany Lifestyle “Earth” 1stPlace: Koki Iwanaka, „Living“, Student, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan 2ndPlace: Ndery Ndao, „Bombacaceae“, Master Class, Fashion Design Institute of Dakar, Senegal 3rdPlace: Silvia Rutz, „We reap what we sow“, Student, Modeschule Brigitte Kehrer, Switzerland Lifestyle “Urban” 1st Place: Melissa Kunz, „Grow up“, Student, FAHMODA, Germany 2ndPlace: Valeria Dror, „Russian Heritage“, Student, Shenker College for Engineering Design …

++ Chantal Thomass takes over as Honorary Chairman of the Jury ++ Cindy Gomez live on the runways of the TOP60 finalists ++ Talent Award for Fashion & Design of the State of Hessen

The world-renowned French designer icon Chantal Thomass is regarded as the icon of lingerie. At the 11th edition of the FRANKfurtstyleaward, the “Grande Dame of Dessous” will take over the honorary chairmanship of the jury and honor the budding fashion designers of the future with her presence. France’s fashion icon, stylist and designer legend, Chantal Thomass, accepted the invitation of the FRANKfurtstyleaward and takes over the honorary chairmanship of the Finale Jury Meeting which will take place on June 29, 2019 at Tendence, the trade fair for consumer goods (29 June – 1 July) in hall 8 of Messe Frankfurt. “I am delighted to be taking part in this renowned talent competition with a very professional and international jury. In the first round of evaluation, the best 60 fashion design newcomers from 34 schools on five continents were nominated for the FRANKfurtstyleaward 2019 under the motto HEIMAT 4.0. It will be a big task to determine the 10 winners for the valuable prizes,” said Chantal Thomass. She will watch the three finale shows at 14.00 …

FRANKfurtstyleaward 2019: 130 young fashion designers inspired by the “HEIMAT 4.0”

Hessen-Agentur is official sponsor and donates the “Talent Award for Design & Fashion of the State of Hessen” / New jury members and attractive scholarship program sponsored by HFFA Milano Kronberg, 15 March 2019 – The feeling for HEIMAT 4.0 has been redefined by and for Generation Z with boundless creativity. Almost 130 sketches and concepts create an impressive reflection of the search for homeland in a globalized world. For the 1st evaluation round of the jury, about 130 entries with creative ideas of talented fashion designers have been received. For the first time not only students, but also master students and newcomers in fashion & design are hoping for a trip to Frankfurt and the red carpets in Berlin, Paris, Cape Town, and Vancouver. Prizes such as the FRANK® Trophy, the Hessian “Talent Award for Design & Fashion” with cash prizes or a scholarship in Milan are tempting. The decision to take the FRANKfurtstyleaward 2019 into the second decade of the international contest with the motto “HEIMAT 4.0” has been rewarded with even more creativity and …

FRANKfurtstyleaward 2019 – Deadline extended until March 7, 2019

“Hessen Young Talent Award for Fashion & Design”/ Scholarships by HFFA Milano  Kronberg, 28th February 2019 – Due to the growing demand from fashion schools in Germany and abroad, the registration period has been extended by one week until 7 March 2019 at 12.00 CET. Official sponsor of the FRANKfurtstyleaward this year is HA Hessen Agentur GmbH and is supporting the first “Hessen Talent Award for Fashion & Design” with prize money of 10,000 Euros. The prize money goes to the three levels Students, Master Class and Newcomer, each with the first three winners: 1st place 1,500 Euro, 2nd place 1,000 Euro and 3rd place 500 Euro. HFFA Milano sponsors master course scholarships at the highest level The Haute Future Fashion Academy Milano (HFFA), innovative training centre in the fields of high-end luxury fashion, haute couture and design concept, is once again offering highly coveted master courses in “Art Direction for Fashion Design and Haute Couture”. Thus the 1st place will be awarded a 100% scholarship (estimated value about 45.000€); 2ndplace will be awarded a 75% …

FRANKfurtstyleaward 2019 – Open for Students, Master Class and Newcomer

Age limit of 35 years is rescinded / application deadline ends February 28, 2019 Kronberg/Frankfurt, February 5, 2019 – The 11th call for entry for the FRANKfurtstyleaward is already in full swing and has attracted active participation by alumni, students and nearly 1000 schools from all over the world. The registration deadline runs until the end of February 2019. The finale on June 29, 2019 with fashion shows and awards ceremony will – for the first time – take place at Tendence, the trade fair for consumer goods for your home — furnishing, decorating, gifts, jewelry, fashion supplies, kitchen and home textiles — in Frankfurt am Main. For the first time, participation is split into three categories: STUDENTS, MASTER CLASS and NEWCOMER. What in the past ten years has only been reserved for fashion and university students is now being extended to three categories due to popular demand: master students and newcomers with their own label, as well as alumni and finalists of past FRANKfurtstyleawards – without any age restrictions. The shows of the 20 TOP …

FRANKfurtstylaward 2019 – Heimat 4.0 is the motto

The 11thCall is addressed to around 1,000 fashion schools, their students, master classes and alumni all over the world. Frankfurt/Kronberg, 03. December 2018 – The FRANKfurtstyleaward goes into its next round in 2019 with the guiding theme HEIMAT 4.0*. It is devoted to the homeland of the multicultural platform of the international talent contest and its main sponsors, longstanding partners and friends from the metropolitan region Frankfurt/RheinMain. Save the Date: Final/Fashion Shows and Award Ceremony at Tendence Messe Frankfurt, June 29 2019 “With the 2019 FRANKfurtstyleaward we are focusing on an omnipresent topic which affects all of us: HEIMAT (home, homeland) – it’s time for a Heimat 4.0 and it is now open as a fashion(able) market place,” says Hannemie Stitz-Krämer, founder of the AWARDS for Fashion and Design by now renowned throughout the world. “It will take the best 60 young designers with their creative and cultural statements to Frankfurt to conquer with the TOP60 COLLECTION “HEIMAT 4.0” the international world of fashion”. The 11th Call of the FRANKfurtstyleaward, which will run from 1 December 2018, …

FRANKfurtstyleaward goes THE ARTS+

Kronberg/Sulzbach, October 1, 2018 – Anastasia Liebe Mona Homm and Charlotte Weber demonstrated their excellent talent to an enthusiastic audience in the Main-Taunus-Zentrum (MTZ) after successful performances in Berlin, Vancouver and Paris with a three-part “FRANKfurtstyleaward Fashion Show of the Newcomers”. Last Thursday there was enthusiasm and great recognition for the captivatingly choreographed stage show “Fashion Show of the Newcomers”. Three of the award-winning young designers of the FRANKfurtstyleward created a glamorous flair in the popular shopping center in the heart of the Rhine-Main metropolis. The three winners of the FRANKfurtstyleaward, Mona Homm (2016), Charlotte Weber (2017) and Anastasia Liebe (2015), presented their winning designs as well as selected pieces from their current collections and provided the astonished audience with explanations of their inspirations. A special eye-catcher: Lino Schubert, Hessen’s first burlesque dance trainer, showed fascinating body control on high heels with a grandiose dance interlude. The newcomer models of the New Faces of the EastWest Model Agency under the direction of Carlos Streil as well as the Famous Face Academy of Sevgi Schäfer, both …

FRANKfurtstyleaward goes THE ARTS+

Frankfurt, October 11, 2018 – Design newcomers Elle Asfour, Mona Homm and Alexandra Fuks present their talent at the Frankfurt Book Fair. After cat walks in Berlin, Vancouver and Paris, another appearance is coming up at the cultural festival THE ARTS+ at the Frankfurt Book Fair on Sunday, October 14 at 14:15 – 14:45 h in Hall 4.1. Which platform would be better suited for talented young designers than the festival on the future of the creative and cultural industry THE ARTS+ at Frankfurt Book Fair? This is the fourth time this important event is taking place and this year it is dedicated to the burning theme of “bundling creative forces, creating new synergies, creating networks between the arts”. Three awarded designs from the three competition categories are already on display at the FRANKfurtstyleaward stand: #dating, design “Life In The Dead Sea” by Or Paz, Israel, Shenkar College of Engineering; design; #sporting, design “Sport Gathering Us” by Malak Hakroush-Daas, Palestina, Brigitte Kehrer Fashion School; #working, design “#Cocoon Yourself” by Agota Pfening, Hungary, Dublin Institute of …

Winner of FRANKfurtstyleaward 2017 Invited to Vancouver Fashion Week

Frankfurt/Hanover, August 2018 — The young fashion designer Charlotte Weber, Outstanding Talent of the FRANKfurtstyleaward 2017, is about to travel to Vancouver, Canada, to attend the forthcoming Vancouver Fashion Week in September. In November 2017, the 24-year-old was awarded Outstanding Talent by star designer Harald Glööckler as patron of the 10. FRANKfurtstyleaward honouring her creation “Buried Alive” under the theme of Modern Reality. Meanwhile, Charlotte Weber successfully completed her training as a custom tailor at Fahmoda Academy for Fashion and Design, Hanover, as well as her Bachelor’s degree in Fashion and Textile at the University of Hull.  With the trip to Vancouver Charlotte Weber takes advantage of her FRANKfurtstyleaward prize to present her first collection “The Perfect Illusion” during Vancouver Fashion Week, the second largest fashion week in North America (17.09.- 23.09.2018). Please find the detailed press release here.

FRANKfurtstyleaward COLLECTION 2017 Apparel Sourcing, AVANTEX & Texworld, Paris

Frankfurt/Paris, February 13th, 2018: The FRANKfurtstyleaward Roadshow 2017/18 celebrates its kick-off at the Apparel Sourcing & Texworld fashion and textile fairs in Paris. On February 13th, a Defilé with selected designs of the 10th Anniversary collection of the FRANKfurtstyleaward will be staged on the catwalk. Please find the detailed press release here.