African Fashion and Design Week organizers call on new and up-and-coming designers to participate in the Blue Pearl Rising Star Competition.
Bluepearl Services International (BSI), organizers of African Fashion and Design Week invites up-and-coming designers to participate in the competition for a chance to showcase at the New York Fashion Week, a scholarship to study Fashion and Design Technology amongst other opportunities.
The audition for the 6th edition of the competition will hold in Port Harcourt and Lagos on the 19th and 26th August 2017 respectively.
Bluepearl Rising Star is a competition in which the most creative and innovative designers selected will each present a capsule collection at the continent’s runway showcase; African Fashion and Design Week in Nigeria.
A young designer will walk away with the title of Bluepearl Rising Star and given the opportunity to showcase a collection during the New York Fashion Week.
The Bluepearl Rising Star competition is a part of BSI’s "commitment to fostering creative independence amongst new talent in the African fashion and design industry" a rep for the organizers stated.
Port Harcourt Audition
Date: Saturday, 19th August, 2017
Venue: Swiss International Mabisel Hotel off Peter Odili Road
Time: 9am – 3pm
Date: Saturday, 26th August, 2017
Venue: Oriental Hotel, Victoria Island
Time: 9am – 3pm
To Register, visit http://www.africanfashiondw.com/bluepearl-rising-star.html
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