Fashion /Accessories / Textiles Winners 2023

Discover the Industry Judges & Public Vote Winners


From Chaos - Anne Elori Lespade (2023-06-01) by Anne Elori LespadeGlobal Design Graduate Show

Accessories Winner Anne Elori Lespade

Anne is an Accessories Design MA graduate from Istitut Français de la Mode IFM and is based in Paris. 

Anne views her collection 'From Chaos' as a mirror  image of society, reflecting the designer’s concerns about the long term stability of our planet. 

See Anne Elori Lespade's work on Arts Thread

Fashion Comms Winner Carolina Trinker

Carolina is a Textiles MFA graduate from Parsons School of Design and is based in New York. 

Carolina's project EMBRYØ considers what it means to be hooked into our many flat screens – translating, encoding, and imprinting ourselves.

See Carolina Trinker's work on Arts Thread

Formal/Couture Winner Zining Ye

Zining is a Fashion Design MFA graduate from Fashion Institute of Technology and is based in New York.

Zining's project Fancy Inside is inspired by Chinese culture and translates into fluid & rigid forms and textiles, mixing traditional Eastern crafts with modern materials. 

See Zining Ye's work on Arts Thread

Field to Festival - Lily Wilson (2023) by Lily WilsonGlobal Design Graduate Show

Street Casual - Joint Winner Lily Wilson

Street/Casual joint winner Lily Wilson is a Fashion BA Hons graduate from Manchester Metropolitan University and is based in Manchester.

Lily's project Field to Festival is inspired by culture clashes when isolated in rural areas of England to host music festivals and raves.

See Lily Wilson's work on Arts Thread

All Bein' Well - Rebecca Wong (2023) by Rebecca WongGlobal Design Graduate Show

Street Casual - Joint Winner Rebecca Wong

Street/Casual joint winner Rebecca Wong is a Fashion BA Hons graduate from Kingston University and based in London.

'All Bein' Well' explores Rebecca's fascination of the many layers of heritage, culture & memory in celebrating her Jamaican heritage & Black-British identity.

See Rebecca Wong's work on Arts Thread

Sustainable Fashion / Textiles winner Lilach Porges

Lilach is a Fashion Design MFA graduate from Fashion Institute of Technology and is based in New York.

Lilach's project DRESS_CODE focuses on the merger between technology and fashion. It combines looks that were 3D printed by a robotic arm with sustainable materials.

See Lilach Porges' work on Arts Thread

Textiles - Print/Embroidery winner Xiaorui Shi

Xiaorui is a Fashion and Textiles MDes graduate from Glasgow School of Art and is based in Shanghai.

Xiaorui's project Menswear Floral Exploring is a black and white print-driven menswear fashion design collection with patterns inspired by flowers and leaves in nature.

See Xiaorui Shi's work on Arts Thread

ORIORI - Emilie Palle Holm (2023) by Emilie Palle HolmGlobal Design Graduate Show

Textiles Knit/Weave Winner Emilie Palle Holm

Textiles Knit/Weave winner Emilie Palle Holm is a Textile Design MA graduate from the Swedish School of Textiles and is based in Copenhagen.
ORIORI explores the forming potential of 3-dimensional jacquard woven origami structures by utilising contemporary weaving technologies.

See Emilie Palle Holm's work on Arts Thread

Fashion/Accessories/Textile Public vote winner Jeongho Hwang

Jeongho is a Fashion Design BA graduate from Istituto Marangoni Milan and is based in Milan. 

Jeongho's project Consumed Fashion looks at how fashion has become more commercialised, even for outsider styles like punk or skateboarding. It okay for fashion to let subcultures fade?

See Jeongho Hwang's work on Arts Thread

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Anne Elori Lespade: Photographer Manol Valtchanov, Make up Artist Charline Dailland / Lily Wilson Photography & Direction Rowan Keech / Rebecca Wong: Photography Emily White.

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