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ARE YOU THE NEXT ELLE RISING STAR 2015?

The entries are officially open for this years ELLE Rising Star Design Awards. Here’s your chance to kick-start your fashion career with ELLE and MRP.

Watch last year’s journey and, if you think you have what it takes, ENTER now.


KICK-START YOUR FASHION CAREER!

Entries are officially open for this year’s Elle Rising Star Design Awards with ELLE, Africa Fashion International (AFI) and MRP!  Not only will you have the opportunity to work in collaboration with us to launch your own range, you will also benefit from a mentoring programme, including business coaching with a reputable institution, and receive exposure in ELLE Magazine which will assist you in the competitive world of fashion design!

Think you have what it takes? Find out all the deets and enter now.


YOU BE THE JUDGE!

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The 2014 ELLE Rising Star Design Award is on and with just two months left until the final show, which takes place at AFI Fashion Week Johannesburg on 29 October, we’re looking for that one ELLE reader to join our judging panel.

Do you have what it takes to serve on the ELLE Rising Star Design Award judging panel, deciding who should win this prestigious award? If you have been following the Rising Star journey with ELLE, MRP and AFI and are passionate about African design, and want to contribute to the growth of the local fashion industry, then this is your chance!

Wanna know how you enter. Find out all the deets on ELLE.

Competition closes: 6 October 2014

 

 

 


CALLING ALL CREATIVES!

What are you waiting for?

Enter online now!


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AND THE WINNER IS…

We are so proud to announce ELLE and MRP’s Rising Star Design Award winner, 22-year-old Nick Coutts for his collection titled ‘Strength versus fragility’. We were so proud of design creativity, his attention to detail, and his incredible hand-woven knitwear. This talented designer is set to make a big name for himself in the fashion world!

 Photographs: SDR Photo

MEET THE ELLE RISING STAR DESIGN AWARD READER JUDGE

ELLE and MRP have been on the hunt for someone who in the fashion know, who has a discerning eye and an opinion to help decide who will win this prestigious award. And, we’ve found her! Put your hands together for our reader judge – Zesipho Mncwango. Get to know all about Zesipho here.

 


YOU BE THE JUDGE!


If you have been following the Rising Star Design Award journey with ELLE and MRP and love what you see, are passionate about South African design and committed to cultivate and contribute to the growth of the local fashion industry then this just might be your opportunity!

ELLE is offering one reader the opportunity to serve on the ELLE Rising Star Design Award judging panel, deciding who should win this prestigious award. The reader judge will also be a guest at the ELLE Rising Star Design Award event in November, a red-carpet event where the winner of the 2013 Award will be announced.

Find out all the details and how to enter now: http://www.elle.co.za/join-the-judging-panel/


5 MINS WITH…ELLI-NICOLE SAZEIDES

 

Meet Elli-Nicole. Does the name ring a bell? It should. Elli-Nicole made it into our top eight last year. This year, she’s back and in it to win it! Find out more about her on ELLE.

Images: Cindy Taylor, The Words About Fashion


5 MINS WITH…LUKHANYO MDINGI

Meet ELLE Rising Star 2013 finalist, third year Cape Peninsula University of Technology student, Lukhanyo Mdingi. Find out what inspires him and more on ELLE.

 

 


5 MINS WITH…JULIA M’POKO

Get to know Cape Town College of Fashion Design Graduate and one of this year’s ELLE Rising Star Design Award finalists, Julia M’Poko

Find out more about Julia on ELLE.

 


5 MINS WITH…NICHOLAS COUTTS

Meet Nicholas Coutts, a student at the Design Academy of fashion in Cape Town and one of this years ELLE Rising Star Design Award finalists.

Find out more about Nicholas on ELLE.

Images: W Magazine, supplied and IMDb and Cindy Taylor.