We are really excited to announce that Study has been selected as a 2nd place finalist in the CFDA / Lexus Eco-Fashion Challenge for 2014. It was an honour to be selected amongst such an esteemed list of talented designers and we're really excited to see where it takes us!
The CFDA has awarded this prize to a slew of designers I admire and respect including Maria Cornejo, Monique Pean, Marcia Patmos and Alabama Chanin, and I'm so excited to be part of this inspiring group!
Learn a little more about the prize in the video below made by the CFDA during the interview process.
The 2014 Selection Committee was made up of the following esteemed industry experts to whom we are grateful:
Sass Brown, Acting Assistant Dean for the School of Art and Design at the Fashion Institute of Technology
Maria Cornejo, Zero + Maria Cornejo
Julie Gilhart, Julie Gilhart
Scott Mackinlay Hahn, Rogan/Loomstate
Melissa Joy Manning, Melissa Joy Manning
Lisa Smilor, Executive Director, Council of Fashion Designers of America
Timo Rissanen, Assistant Professor of Fashion Design and Sustainability, Parsons The New School for Design