Percy’s original eyewear designs impressed the judges and caught their imagination at the ITS 2013 International Talent Support in Trieste. As well as the award, Percy will receive €10,000 euros and YKK’s support in developing the her career in fashion. She’ll also be featured in the September issue of Dazed&Confused. (Photography by Rachel Peng)
You can watch the award being presented on Vimeo.
About International Talent Support (ITS):
“The aim of ITS is to give visibility, support and voice to young talents from every corner of the globe and offer the chance to have their work shown to a jury made up of real experts from the fashion, accessories and jewellery design world. ITS gives real support with a mix of cash prizes and a wide spectrum of job opportunities. ITS, presented by OTB, is a platform created and developed by EVE in cooperation with DIESEL, YKK and SWAROVSKI ELEMENTS which are main partners”
The awarding judges were: Elisabetta Barracchia (Vogue Accessori/Vogue Gioiello); Antonella Bertegnin (Coordinator of the Trend Selection Fashion Committee – LineaPelle); Sara De Tullio (Head of Trend & Design dept. of Alcantara); Marco Grandi (Sales Manager of YKK Italia); Kei Kagami (Designer & Consultant YKK); Valentina Maggi (Director of Design Practise at Floriane de Saint Pierre et Associés; Yasuhiro Mihara (Footwear designer for Puma); Ana Rajcevic (winner of ITS Accessories Collection of the year in 2012); Isabella Zegrini (Christian Dior Haute Couture Accessories).
All ITS 2013 winners are listed here:
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