LVMH Unveils Semi-Final Shortlist for 2018 Young Designers Prize

A-COLD-WALL* is in the running.

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The LVMH young designer prize has reached the semi-final stage for 2018 and 20 designers have made the cut. The final selection was whittled down from over 1,300 applicants in total, with head of the selection committee Delphine Arnault saying in a press release “With this Prize, LVMH confirms its ongoing commitment to supporting young fashion designers and places the spotlight on tomorrow’s talents.”

There’s several notable names included, such as A-COLD-WALL*, GmBH, Eckhaus Latta and Charles Jeffrey Loverboy among several others. The eight finalists will be decided during March 1 and March 2, when the semi-finalists will have to give a presentation in front of a judging committee that includes the likes of Haider AckermannJ.W. Anderson, Marc Jacobs, Louis Vuitton’s Nicolas Ghesquire and Christian Dior Couture’s Maria Grazia Chiuri. The winner of the prize will be awarded during June at the Fondation Louis Vuitton in Paris.

You can see the full shortlist for the LVMH Young Designer Prize below. Recently, the conglomerate has been expanding into streetwear, backing Stadium Goods.

LVMH Young Designer Prize 2018 Semi-Final Shorlist

A-COLD-WALL*
Akikoaoki
Botter
Charles Jeffrey Loverboy
Doublet
Eckhaus Latta
Edda
Ernest W. Baker
Faustine Steinmetz
GmBh
Kwaidan Editions
Ludovic De Saint Sernin
Magda Butrym
Marta Jakubowski
Matthew Adams Dolan
NIHL
Ottolinger
ROKH
Snow Xue Gao
The Sirius

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