Augustin Teboul is the winner of the 2012 Dorchester Collection Fashion Prize. The announcement was made following a spectacular catwalk show at Hôtel Plaza Athénée. Read all about this exciting event on
Established in 2010, the annual Dorchester Collection Fashion Prize was created to discover emerging fashion talent and build on Dorchester Collection’s own established fashion heritage. It is the first award of its kind developed by a luxury hotel company. Read more
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Limited edition Fashion Prize cocktail menu toasts the shortlist of the 2012 Dorchester Collection Fashion Prize
The new fashion season cocktail menu celebrates the five gifted designers who have been shortlisted for the 2012 Dorchester Collection Fashion Prize. The cocktail menu will be available during the upcoming fashion season in Europe from 6 September to 3 October 2012 at 45 Park Lane in London, Hotel Principe di Savoia in Milan, Le Meurice and Hôtel Plaza Athénée in Paris, and Le Richemond in Geneva. Click here for more details.
Dorchester Collection announces shortlisted designers for 2012 Dorchester Collection Fashion Prize
Following a judging session at Hôtel Plaza Athénée, Paris, the panel of the 2012
Dorchester Collection Fashion Prize has selected the following designers as shortlisted finalists:
Calla; website: http://www.calla.fr/
IRM Design; website: http://irmdesign.fr/
Les Garcons Paris; website: http://lesgarcons.com/
Augustin Teboul; website: http://www.augustin-teboul.com/
Quentin Veron; website: http://www.quentinveron.com/
The esteemed judging panel includes: Elizabeth Saltzman, contributing editor to Vanity Fair; Kenzo Takada, acclaimed Japanese designer; Bruno Frisoni, artistic director for luxury French shoe designer Roger Vivier; Lorenz Baumer, renowned designer of Louis Vuitton jewellery; Alexandra Golovanoff, French journalist and TV host; Nathalie Rykiel, CEO of Sonia Rykiel; Chantal Thomass, CEO of Chantal Thomass lingerie; Harumi Klossowska de Rola, jewellery designer and daughter of painter Balthus, and Jean-Jacques Picart, leading fashion and luxury consultant.
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Dorchester Collection Fashion Prize winner, Anndra Neen, provided stylish backdrop for the launch of third annual prize
(Paris) – At a glittering reception held at Hôtel Plaza Athénée in Paris, Dorchester Collection announced the hotel will be host to the Dorchester Collection Fashion Prize over the course of 2012. The kick-off of the third annual prize was timed to highlight the 2011 winner, Anndra Neen, who showcased their autumn/winter 2012 jewellery and accessories collection at the iconic Avenue Montaigne address during the height of Paris Fashion Week 2012. This once-in-a-lifetime opportunity came as part of last year’s prize in addition to USD $40,000.
The 2012 Dorchester Collection Fashion Prize carries an endowment of €30,000 to be awarded by a panel of expert judges to a gifted designer of ready-to-wear or premium accessories to help establish their brand. Entries for the 2012 Dorchester Collection Fashion Prize must be based in France, Belgium, the Netherlands, Luxembourg or Switzerland and have operated their brand for a minimum of two years. Application details will be available for download on the Dorchester Collection website (www.dorchestercollection.com) from 2 April 2012 and registration will be open until 08 June 2012.
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