Fact Sheet 2019


City of Frankfurt am Main

International Ambassador 2019

Cindy Gomez – Canadian Singer, Song Writer, Actress and Model

Cindy’s message to the FRANKfurtstyleaward and all young talents in fashion and design around the world:


  • Tendence, Messe Frankfurt
  • Texpertise Network by Messe Frankfurt
  • Fraport AG
  • Texworld Paris
  • apparelsourcing Paris
  • avantex Paris
  • leatherworld Paris

Jury 2019

Christine Fehrenbach (GER) Sevgi Schäfer (GER)
Detlef Wildermuth (GER) René Lang (GER
Anastasia Liebe (GER) Prof. Bernd Kracke (GER)
Elmar Schüller (GER) Duncan Liu (CHN)
Mahi Degenring (GER) Donald Potard (FRA)
Dominique Deroche (FRA) Carlos Streil (GER)
Roland Thiessen (DE)

Calenar of Events (status: 11/2018)

November 2018 Call for Entry
Nov. & Dec. 2018 Launch Activities
02/2019 Deadline for Applications
March 10, 2019 First Evaluation Turn of the Jury
End of March 2019 Nomination of Finalists
April 2019 Launch Press Conference under the patronage of the City of Frankfurt am Main
June 10, 2019 Deadline for the Submission of Designs
June 22, 2019 Fitting in the “Houses of Fashion Eschborn” (HDM)
June 29, 2019 Award Ceremony during Trade Show “Tendence”,Messe Frankfurt”
July 2019 Roadshow Stop Neonyt 2019 (Berlin Fashionweek)
September 2019 Texworld, Apparal Sourcing, Avantex, Leather World  (Paris)
September 2019 Fashion Days, Main-Taunus-Zentrum, Frankfurt
September 2019 Vancouver Fashion Week (Canada)
October 2019 Texworld Addis Abeba
October 2019 Frankfurt Book Fair – The Arts+

Award Ceremony

FRANK®– The Trophy

  • Winners of the categories (Gold, Silver, Bronze)
  • Outstanding talent)
  • Special award 2019: Tendence Special
  • Scholarships
  • “Once-in-a-Lifetime” Fashion Tips
  • free Subscriptions to Publications of Media Partners

Finalist Statistics 2017

  • 57 finalists (from 31 design schools / 3 continents / 16 countries)
  • Age range: 16 – 53 years
  • 3 applicants are finalists in 2016 and 1 winner from 2016
  • 5 finalists are nominated in 2 categories

Participating Fashion Schools in 2017

Bulgaria: New Bulgarian University / Costa Rica: Veritas University / Germany: FAHMODA Akademie für Mode und Design / Modeschule Brigitte Kehrer / Modefachschule Sigmaringen / University of Applied Science Hanover / Trier University of Applied Science / Mode-, Lehr- und Schnittinstitut Gabriel / University of Applied Arts Pforzheim / Schule für Modemacher Münster / Estonia: Estonaian Academy of Arts / Finland: South-Eastern Finland University of Applied Science / France: IESEG School of Management / Paris College of Art / Indonesia: State University of Surabaya / Ireland: Griffith College Dublin / Dublin Insitute of Design / Israel: Shenkar College of Engineering and Design / Italy: Burgo Fashion Institute / Polimoda / Accademia di Brera / Politecnico Di Milano / Lithuania: Vytautas Magnus Unviversity / Netherlands: Amsterdam Fashion Academy / Philippines: School of Fashion and the Arts / Singapore: Raffles Design Institute / Raffles College of Higher Education / UK: University of Huddersfield / Manchester College / University of Manchester / USA: SUNY Buffalo State

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