Upcoming Ghanaian designers now stand a chance of showcasing their designs on the 2017 Glitz Africa Fashion Week runway for free. Jump, the online portal for telecommunications network Busy in partnership with Glitz Africa is currently having a competition dubbed JUMPonGLITZ where three lucky emerging designers will not only showcase their pieces on one of Ghana’s biggest fashion platforms but will also be given GHC 3000 as preparatory funds to design their collections for the fashion show.
12 finalists will apparently be shortlisted and mentored by industry professionals. If you are an upcoming designer, here is what you need to know: You must submit a high-quality video or a picture of your best designed outfit. (Video should not be more than 30 seconds. The video or picture should show the full-length image of the outfit or garment; showing both front and back view of the outfit. You must also submit a minimum of two “detail images” of your best outfit. Eg: a texture, pattern, hardware and /or other elements that makes the garment special. You must profile the design by explaining the occasion for the designed outfit and where the outfit designed can be worn.
Entries should be submitted via email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Check out jumpghana.com.gh for more deets. Good luck!