Presented by Australian Wool Innovation
Sheepvention introduced the Australasian Young Designer Wool Awards in 1991. This exciting competition is a wonderful opportunity for young designers to showcase their designs in wool to the public and win a prestigious award and prize.The aim of the competition is to encourage young designers and artists to create garments using wool.The Young Designer Awards is being closely supported by the fashion schools, as well as secondary schools.
Major Award: Feng Feng Wang – RMIT Brunswick
1st – Corporate Wear, Flora Sola – RMIT Brunswick
2nd – Corporate Wear, Zheng Yilin (Emma) – RMIT Brunswick
1st – Evening Wear, Lily Egger – Hamilton & Alexandra College
2nd – Evening Wear, Nayana Nilmini – RMIT Brunswick
1st – Racewear, Victor Namuthe – RMIT Brunswick
1st – Streetwear, Feng Feng Wang – RMIT Brunswick
2nd – Streetwear, Alice Kate Stewart – Gordon TAFE
3rd – Streetwear, Mickayla Newton – RMIT Brunswick
All Fashion Parades are held in the Fashion Pavilion during Sheepvention.
Sunday: 10am Brunch & Awards, 1.30pm, 3,30 pm
Monday: 10am, 1pm, 3pm
Tuesday: 10am, 12pm, 2pm