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.
Categories for the competition are:
1. Corporate/Race Wear
2. Machine Knitting
3. Evening Wear/Formal
Tuesday 7th August
All Fashion Parades are held in the Fashion Pavilion during Sheepvention.