“China Textile City Cup” 2019 Global Fashion Design Elite Challenge

Jul 22, 2019  |  by CT

“China Textile City Cup” 2019 Global Fashion Design Elite Challenge


Dear Sir/Madam,

In view of your extraordinary talent and excellent design ability in fashion and creativity, we invite you to participate in the “China Textile City Cup” 2019 Global Fashion Design Elite Challenge.
The event is advised by China National Textile and Apparel Council, sponsored by People’s Government of Keqiao District, Shaoxing City, Zhejiang Province, and jointly organized by Construction Management Committee of China Textile City, Keqiao District, Shaoxing City, China Textile Magazine, China Fashion Association, Fashion Dream Incubator, and WWW.QFC.CN.
As an international and professional high-end event, it is mainly to collect works from domestic and overseas apparel brand designers, designer studios, and outstanding new designers.
The final of this competition will be one of the important events of World Textile Merchandising Conference held in Shaoxing, China on September 27th 2019. By then, all the finalists’ works will be displayed and promoted to more than 400 distinguished guests of the textile and apparel industry from all over the world.
The deadline for submission is at 24:00 on August 11th, 2019. Please refer to the Contributions Invited for specific requirements. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the organizing committee in time.

We look forward to your participation and meeting you in Shaoxing, China!
The Organizing Committee of Global Fashion Design Elite Challenge
July 18th, 2019


China Textile City Cup 2019 Global Fashion Design Elite Challenge

Contributions Invited
Theme: Fashion Transformation

Adviser: China National Textile and Apparel Council
Sponsor: People’s Government of Keqiao District, Shaoxing City, Zhejiang Province
Organizers: Construction Management Committee of China Textile City, Keqiao District, Shaoxing City
                   China Textile Magazine
Co-organizers: China Fashion Association
                        Fashion Dream Incubator
Rules and Regulations:
1. Participants: the competition is international and open to designers at home and abroad, including professional designers, studio designers, college and university teachers and graduates with the major of design, or college and university students majored in design who have participated in prestigious competitions and won awards), with no limits to nationality.
Those who meet one of the above conditions can register for the competition. For specific standards, please contact the Organizing Committee by email.
2. Up to one designer for one collection.
Golden Award (1 person)
CNY 50,000
Silver Award (2 persons)
CNY 30,000 per person
Bronze Award (3 persons)
CNY 10,000 per person
Best Creation Award (1 person)
CNY 8,000
Media Award (1 person)
CNY 8,000
Best Commercial Promotion Value Award (1 person)
CNY 8,000
Best Fabric Innovative Application Award (1 person)
CNY 8,000
Most Potential Original Designer Brand Award (1 person)
CNY 8,000
New Designer Award (9 persons)
CNY 5,000 per person
Note: all the bonuses above are before tax, and the Organizing Committee will pay the tax.
Key dates and timing of the contest
1. Deadline for registration and submission of designs:  At 24:00 on August 11th, 2019
    (For overseas applicants, please send the application form, design sketch, and style drawing for registration and submission to the Organizing Committee by email.)
2. Work Receiving Email: gfdec2019@126.com
3. Pre-select the designs: August 12th 
4. A professional jury will pre-select the designs that will enter the next stage of the contest: actual creation and dressmaking.
5. Final Contest and Ceremony: September 27th
1. A collection of 4 outfits ( spring/summer, men’s or women’s wear) based on the theme;
2. Need to submit: design sketch, style drawing, application form.
3. Copyright of the design draft of the entries belongs to the Organizing Committee of the Competition.
4. Outfits size for men’s wear: 185/96y, women’s wear: 178/84y.
5. In addition to 4 sets of entries, the finalists will also be able to carry 2-3 sets of individual works to the exhibition for promotion.

 intellectual property rights and protection
1. For anyone using works of plagiarizing or counterfeiting others’, publishing the joint works in their single name without the cooperators’ permission, will be disqualified for the contest and they must bear the corresponding legal responsibility.
2. The participants have the rights related to contest works. Of all the short-listed works and awarded works, the intellectual property and related rights belong to the organizer of the contest.
1. Round-trip tickets (economic class), and 3-night accommodation for one person in Shaoxing Keqiao for the designer and the local transportation is charged by the organizer.
2. The collections of the winners (gold, silver and bronze) will be collected by the organizer.
For any questions please contact:
Ms Flora Zhao
E-mail: gfdec2019@126.com
Add:No. 18, Chaoyangmen North Ave., Chaoyang District, Beijing (100020), China

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