2012 SUPIMA DESIGN COMPETITION
September 6, 2012
Today, eight recent graduates representing the "best of the best" in American design schools will square off for a $10,000 first prize in the live, runway finale of the Fifth Annual Supima Design Competition. Chosen by a panel of guest judges, the winner will receive a $10,000 check from Supima to kick-start his or her fashion career.
This year's finalists include Yvonne Luong and Kyle Pearson from the Fashion Institute of Technology; Meredith Lyon and Kate Wilkoff from Pratt Institute; Abigail Glass and Jacqueline Siefert from the Rhode Island School of Design; and Eduardo Calvo and Natalia Yepes from the Savannah College of Art and Design.
The Pantone Color Institute® was pleased to provide color mentorship and education to the finalists, in partnership with Tumbling Colors, who assisted them with their dye processes. To see the winning design or a live streaming of the show, visit: www.allaboutsupima.com/design-competition/.