Delphine Arnault, Executive Vice President of Louis Vuitton and Jury member / the 20 semifinalist designers shortlisted for LVMH Prize
With Paris Fashion Week in full swing, LVMH hosted a showroom on March 1st and 2nd for the fifth edition of the LVMH Prize for Young Fashion Designers. The 20 designers shortlisted for the semifinal round presented their creations to a panel of experts who will choose the finalists, joined for the first time by Bella Hadid.
For two days LVMH headquarters at 22 avenue Montaigne in Paris was transformed into a buzzing showroom featuring the 20 designers shortlisted for the fifth edition of the LVMH Prize for Young Fashion Designers. Selected from more than 1,300 applicants around the world, these young talents showed their creations to a panel of experts comprising fashion professionals, photographers, journalists and top models
Among the fashion designers selected to content for this year’s LVMH Prize, eight are presenting fashions for women, four menswear, six unisex creations and two both men’s and women’s looks.
Nicolas Ghesquiere (@louisvuitton), Clare Waight Keller (@givenchy), Haider Ackermann (@berluti), Jonathan Anderson (@loeweOfficial)… Some of the Jury members already visited the #LVMHPrize2018 showroom to discover the creations of the 20 shortlisted designers.#LVMHPrize pic.twitter.com/wbBSgaFbdn
— LVMH (@LVMH) March 1, 2018
Now a prime event on the Women’s Fall-Winter Fashion Week calendar, the LVMH Prize showroom celebrated young creative talents, culminating in a cocktail reception hosted by Delphine Arnault and attended among others by Karl Lagerfeld (Fendi), Maria Grazia Chiuri (Dior), Humberto Leon (Kenzo), as well as Marine Serre, Simon Porte Jacquemus and Bella Hadid.