Harrods has opened an Emerging Designers: China pop-up in its flagship store, featuring Chenpeng, winner of this year’s Yu Prize. It’s the retailer’s first dedicated showcase of China’s emerging fashion talent.
Thrust into the limelight after winning the LVMH Prize, Dojaka has been picked by N°21’s creative director to design a capsule collection alongside Alfredo Cortese of AC9, a chance to showcase her style and personality.
Jihee Ahn is The Cordwainers Footwear Awards 2021 winner. The De Montfort University student beat Kamile Peleckyte and Reuben Crabbe, both from the London College of Fashion, who were placed second and third.
Mr Porter’s on the search for new global design talent. The online menswear retailer has launched Mr Porter Futures, a “first-of-its-kind global and comprehensive talent search” for three aspiring menswear designers.