PJ Hot 100 NexGem one of four shortlisted in emerging brand category.
Professional Jeweller Hot 100 NexGem Lily Kamper has been shortlisted in the Avery Dennison Emerging Brand category of the WGSN Global Fashion Awards 2015.
The award, sponsored by apparel branding solutions provider Avery Dennison, and creative graduate website Arts Thread, is designed to find and promote the next new global apparel brand.
The winner will receive financial support from Avery Dennison to help take their brand to the next commercial level, plus 12,000 Euros to aid in the global development of their brand.
To qualify for the award, entrants must have graduated from a recognised fashion design/marketing course within the last two and a half years, or have established their brand within the 30 months preceding December 30 2014. Designers are expected to be working on their own independent collection and brand.
Alongside Kamper, three other UK based designers are shortlisted, including Faustine Steinmetz, Marques Almeida and Liam Hodges.