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August 2, 2019

The winner of International Young Designers Contest

Ukrainian Fashion Designer Anastasia Padalka won the Grand Prix at the 2nd International Young Designers Contest held in Kiev in July 2019.
The prize consists of a monetary grant for the brand development and a scholarship for Fashion Marketing Summer Course at IED Milano.

The organizers of the contest are Ukrainian Fashion Council and IED – Istituto Europeo di Design.
The event was supported by Kyiv City State Administration, the Ministry of Information Policy of Ukraine, and the Ministry of Culture of Ukraine.

Experts from five countries evaluated the work of the contestants and chose the winner of the competition.

The panel of judges was composed by:

Giovanni Ottonello – IED Art Director (Italy);
Riccardo TerzoVogue Italia Contributor, member of the editorial team at Vogue Talents, freelance-stylist and fashion-editor (Italy);
Liana Satenstein – Senior Fashion Editor at Vogue.com (USA);
Yu Masui – LVMH Prize Scout, Journalist, contributor of leading international fashion media, blogger known by his signature style (Japan);
Adriano Batista – Editor-in-chief at Fucking Young!, Fashion Editor at VEIN Magazine (Spain);
Eduardo Garcia – Founder and Director at Fucking Young!, CEO at VEIN Magazine (Spain);
Philippe Pourhashemi – Fashion Coach, Journalist, Stylist, he writes on Metal, Behind The Blinds, A Shaded View on Fashion (Belgium).

The finalists of the 2nd International Young Designers Contest-2019 were:

Georgia
• Levani Shvelidze, winner of the BeNext Contest-2018

Estonia
• Karl-Christoph Rebane, winner of the Estonian Fashion Festival-2019

Poland
• Adrian Michal Krupa, winner of the XX edition of Fashion Designer Awards

Hungary
• Borbála Ferencz, choice of the Hungarian Fashion & Design Agency-2019

Moldova
• Darya Golneva, winner of the Z Generation Young Designers Contest-2019

Ukraine
• Solomiia Butkovska, 2nd prize winner of the “Look into the Future” 2019

Latvia
• Laima Jurča, choice of the Meringue Fashion Show-2018

Romania
• Ionuț-Florentin Piscureanu, 2nd place at the Romanian Fashion Design Talent Competition-2019

Czech Republic
• Tereza Rosalie Kladosova, winner of the Sci-Fi Safari-2018

Romania
• Alexandra-Iuliana Iancu, winner of the Romanian Fashion Design Talent Competition-2019

Latvia
• Milana Semjonova, choice of the Meringue Fashion Show-2019

Estonia
• Katrin Aasmaa, winner of the ERKI Fashion Show-2019

IYDC-2019 Gala Show took place in Mystetskyi Arsenal on July 8.

Browse the gallery to see the collections.

Cover image credits: Giovanni Ottonello, IED Art Director, presents The Grand Prix Prize to Anastasia Padalka – photography buro247.ua