Have you got what it takes to win the ELLE Rising Star Design Award 2014, presented by AFI? The search is on and we’re looking for Africa’s most talented young designer. The clock is ticking, though! Entries close 11 August so get all the details right here right now.
Hit the play button below and join 2013 ELLE Rising Star Design Award winner Nicholas Coutts on his fashion journey. Check out a sneak peek at his mentorship programme at MRP HO, one of the perks of winning, along with a 2-week internship at ELLE Magazine.
Another bit of exciting news! Nick Coutts is about to launch his collection for MRP. It will be available at selected MRP stores nationwide and on MRP.com from early September 2014. Eeek! See the full shoot of Nick Coutts’ collection in the September issue of ELLE!
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The ELLE Rising Star Design Award is back and this year the search is not just countrywide –it’s continent-wide. Yes, ELLE and Mr Price are casting our fashion net wider and have opened up the competition to young designers across Africa – and so the search begins for Africa’s most talented young fashion designer!
So if you dream of a career in fashion, launching your own label and to be mentored by ELLE and Mr Price, this is for you!
This year the ELLE Rising Star Design Award in association with MRP is presented by African Fashion International at the prestigious Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Joburg 2014, where our finalists will show their designs. Hoping to follow in the footsteps of previous winners David Tlale, Tiaan Nagel and Anisa Mpungwe and most recently Nicholas Coutts? We’re passionate about nurturing talent and giving Africa’s young designers the tools and the platform.
Like what you hear? We thought so. Find out about all the awesome prizes and enter now: ELLE.co.za. You have until 11 August 2014 to submit your entry, that’s five weeks left to catch our judges’ attention.
We love it when we see South African creatives getting the kudos they deserve! Take Eastern Cape artist, Athi-Patra Ruga- best known for his incredible tapestry designs- he has been commissioned by fashion powerhouse Louis Vuitton, to create a tapestry for their flagship store window in Paris! Whoop whoop!
See more of his work here.
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