FRANCE / Hyeres: The nominees of the 27th International Festival of Fashion and photography
March 01 2012
The fashion jury, under the presiding judge Yohji Yamamoto, convened on the 22nd of January, in Paris, in order to select the ten candidates for the final competition.
The jury has selected ten young designers, of nine different nationalities:
Jasmina Barshovi, Switzerland, Men collection Narelle Dore, Australia, Women collection Daniel Hurlin, France, Men collection Ragne Kikas, Estonia, Women collection Elina Laitinen, Siiri Raasakka & Tiia Siren, Finland, Men collection Maxime Rappaz, Switzerland, Women collection Paula Selby Avellaneda, Argentina, Women collection Lucas Sponchiado, Belgium, Women collection Steven Tai, Canada, Women collection Kim Wilkins, United Kingdom, Men collection
The 10 designers will present to the public their first collection in a series of fashion shows directed by Maïda Gregoiri-Boina.
The 27th edition of the Hyères International Festival of Fashion and Photography will take place from the 27th until the 30th of April, 2012, at the villa Noailles.
Photo, from left to right: Jean-Pierre Blanc, Festival director, Terry Jones, Jules Wright, Marc Ascoli, Alan Bilzerian, Yojhi Yamamoto, Pascale Mussard, Olivier Saillard, Paolo Roversi.