31 january – 2 february

Cecilie Bahnsen advances in LVMH prize

Copenhagen based womenswear designer Cecilie Bahnsen has advanced to the next step in the LVMH prize. She is now among the last eight participants in competition with great upcoming designers such as Yoon Ahn of AMBUSH, Molly Goddard and Nabil El Nayal etc.

The final judgement of the competition with the prize of 300.000 euro as well as a one year guidance from the LVMH corporation takes place the 16th of June at the Louis Vuitton Foundation in Paris.

The jury contains of big industry players such as Karl Lagerfeld, Phoebe Philo, J.W. Anderson, Marc Jacobs, Riccado Tisci, Nicholas Ghesquière, Maria Grazia Chiuri, Humberto Leon and Carol Lim, as well as three of the LVMH conglomerate directors.

We’re crossing our fingers. Good luck Cecilie!