Master in Fashion Design Alumna semi-finalist at Green Carpet Fashion Awards
Azar Rajabi, Domus Academy Alumna was selected among the semi-finalists of the Green Carpet Fashion Awards organized by the Camera Nazionale della Moda Italiana.
Azar Rajabi is a Canadian fashion designer trained at Domus Academy with a Master in Fashion Design. Her narrative is defined by her exploration of what it means to be human. Drawing inspiration from emotions and their impact, she takes an aggressive conceptual approach that endeavors to translate emotion into fashion and wearable art. The collection presented at the Green Carpet Fashion Awards is Judith & Charles.
The competition challenges emerging designers worldwide to redefine sustainability in fashion, drawing on the Italian supply chain. The five finalists of the competition including the Winner of The Franca Sozzani GCC Emerging Designer Award will each participate in The Bicester Village Shopping Collection 12-month mentorship programme by Value Retail. Working with handpicked mentors from across Europe and China, the finalists will benefit from global expertise in fashion, retail, supply chain management, consumer insight, brand building, tourism, marketing and distribution to help them reach their true creative and commercial potential. The designers will also have their collections featured at The Creative Spot, a platform dedicated to showcase new talents at Fidenza Village, just outside of Milan. Furthermore, the winner will have the opportunity to present at Milan Fashion Week in February 2019 supported by CNMI.
The awards will take place at Teatro alla Scala, Milan on 23rd September 2018, during Milan Women’s Fashion Week.
Good luck Azar!