Sponsoring Institution: Arts Thread
Type: Student Design Competition
Open to anyone studying art and design or recently graduated from an art and design focused higher education program within the last two (2) years.
Entrants must be over 18 years old. Entrants cannot be currently employed full-time within the creative sector. Open globally.
Application Deadline: Late June
Highlight: Are you a student passionate about fashion and design and on a mission to combat material waste and the issue of fast fashion? Do you also have a competitive nature that would be perfectly put to use showcasing your exquisite eye for detail in a competition that promotes sustainable fashion? Then the annual Arts Thread Leather Competition would be perfect for you with over 100 entries from fashion students globally each year. You alongside other fashion students could use your skill and your passion for recycling to create a garment out of reused leather. All you have to do to enter is either create or login to your Arts Threads account, upload your 2 page storyboard inspiration alongside your sketches and final drawing, to be in for a chance to win a fully paid trip to London fashion week where you will present your design concept to a judging panel of fashion pioneers and industry experts. Your garment could also be professionally remade and showcased through the industry in other fashion weeks. So what are you waiting for- this competition could open many doors to the sustainable fashion world for you alongside a possible career opening in the fashion industry! It is said that “good design is sustainable design” so start changing your future in fashion and our planet’s future in fashion and apply for the Arts Thread Leather Competition today!