Coco Rocha, Zanna Roberts Rassi and Others Help Crown a Young Designer Awards
The Lincoln Center tents wasn’t the only busy location showcasing designs and collection. Milk Studios as part of the MADE initiative also hosted a slew of notable designers. It was also the chosen location for the Second Annual MADE for Peroni Young Designer Awards. The competition is as you would expect a high-level high-level fashion design competition open exclusively to menswear, womenswear and streetwear designers residing in Los Angeles, New York City and Miami.
The finalist–Wisit Prapong (Los Angeles), Shuh Jiuan Ng (Miami) and Chris Gelinas, Joseph Singh and Bela Shehu (New York)–along with guests partied at the special cocktail reception held on Tuesday at the Milk studios lobby.
In attendance were this year judging panel Coco Rocha, Jenné Lombardo, Nicole Fasolino, Nolan Bellavance and Zanna Roberts Rassi and of course the finalists along with this year winner Chris Gelinas. As with the winner of last year, Galinas, will win financing for the production of his upcoming collection and will be shown at MADE Fashion Week 2014.