Call to entry for Irish Fashion Industry Awards at Kerry Fashion Week 2016 in association with Image Magazine.
Entry is now OPEN for the 2016 Irish Fashion Industry Awards at Kerry Fashion Week in association with Image Magazine. Here at Image, we are so proud to be a part of these?awards – celebrating and recognising everyone working in the Irish Fashion Industry from emerging talents to established names. As well as categories for fashion and accessory designers, there are also awards for those that make it all happen behind the scenes . . . including make-up artists, fashion stylists, hair stylists, photographers, bloggers, models and retailers. Entry is?FREE?and there are 16 categories in total. Those wishing to be considered can?enter themselves?or can?nominate someone?who deserves to be awarded for their work. For more information and to enter now visit?www.kerryfashionweek.com.
The?KFW judging panel is?Melanie Morris, our Editor in Chief at Image Publications (chairperson of the judging panel); Bairbre Power, Fashion Editor, Irish Independent and Executive Editor, Weekend Magazine and Helen Cody, womenswear designer and last year’s winner of Irish Fashion Designer of the Year at KFW.
Closing date for entries is strictly Friday 5th of February. The overall winners will be announced at the Irish Fashion Industry Awards ceremony on?Friday 4th of March 2016 in the Hotel Europe & Resort,?Killarney, County Kerry. This is the highlight event of KFW €16, and a full programme of all other KFW shows and events will be announced at official press launch on Monday 25th of January.
(Open to anyone working in the Irish Fashion Industry on the island of Ireland. Also open to Irish working with the fashion industry abroad)
IMAGE Breakthrough Designer
One to Watch
Irish Accessory Designer of the Year
Irish Milliner of the Year
Irish Student Designer of the Year
Irish Fashion Stylist of the Year
Irish Fashion Make Up Artist of the Year
Irish Hair Stylist of the Year
Irish Fashion Photographer of the Year
Irish Fashion Model of the Year
Irish Fashion Blog of the Year
Irish Fashion Businessperson of the Year
Irish Independent Fashion Retailer of the Year?[New Category]
Kerry Fashion Designer of the Year
(Open only to those working in Kerry, or originally from Kerry and now working abroad)
Judges Selection Awards?(not open to entry):
Special Merit Award
Irish Fashion Designer of the Year
For more information visit?www.kerryfashionweek.com.