The winners of the Tokyo Fashion Award 2019 were announced on the 20th of October, in the capital of Japan, during Amazon Fashion Week TOKYO.
This year, CINOH, JieDa, ANEI, Nobuyuki Matsui, POSTELEGANT and RAINMAKER were honoured as the six winners. From January 18 to 23, during Paris Men’s Fashion Week FW19/20, the winners will present their collections at showroom.tokyo. The Tokyo Fashion Award’s will also exhibit this year’s 6 Tokyo Fashion Award (TFA) winners brands at the famous trade show held in Florence, Pitti Immagine Uomo from the 8 to 11 of January, 2019.
The Tokyo Fashion Award is a newly introduced type of fashion prize which selects 6 fashion brands from Tokyo each year investing in the brands potential to grow within the international market, further supporting the brands overseas expansion. The goal is to promote Japanese creativity on an international level. The Tokyo Fashion Award was launched by the Tokyo Metropolitan Government. In addition, the showroom provides an opportunity to network with international buyers.