The Latest Australian Fashion Foundation Winners, Revealed
Two talented Sheilas from Down Under got an early pressie from Santa this season…Talisa Trantino and Amie Jones were named the 2013/2014 Australian Fashion Foundation winners in Sydney this week. The Melbourne-based womenswear duo got awarded $20,000 and a six-month internship in the U.S. or Europe as the winners of the AUSFF internship grant. “Talisa and Amie both demonstrated a 360-degree view of the industry and a multi dimensional approach to fashion,” AUSFF co-founder Malcolm Carfrae explains. “Their submissions showed variety, innovation and both were excellent self marketers.” The runner-up was Hannah Canham. The winners were announced at a cocktail party at the Royal Hotel in Paddington, Sydney in partnership with The Woolmark Company. See you in the Big Apple, girls!