Unreleased original work having a creative and unique sense of fashion can be entered into the genres of women's wear, men's wear or children's wear 4 - 5 years old.
There will be no other classifications such as seasonal or formal or casual wear.
There is no limit to the number of entries.

*Application qualification
The contest is open to anyone.

*The standard of judgment
Expressiveness, originality, perfection, color.

*Submission method
On B4(258mm*364mm)sized drawing paper, draw the design in color including the back style, pattern, material and image.
Then, write the title of your work, material and concepts in the separate design explanation form, affix it at the lower right hand corner.
Also, affix one application form to the back of each work.
(Please print and use the application form. )

All entries must arrive between May 29(Monday) - June 2(Friday), 2006 (if you bring your work to the secretariat, the work must arrive by 5:00 p.m. on June 2.)

*Entrance Fee
Entrance is free for individuals residing outside of Japan.
Individuals residing in Japan must pay 500yen per work.
All remittance charges must be borne by the applicant.
You can pay by sending money order or by cash at the secretariat.

*Judges (titles omitted)
Yukiko Hanai (Fashion Designer)
Hiromichi Nakano (Fashion designer)
Yumiko Hara (Stylist)
Sunao Kuwahara (Fashion designer)
Toshikazu Iwaya (Fashion designer)

*Preliminary judging
June 15 (Thursday), 2006
Entrants who pass the preliminary judging will be notified by mail before the end of June.
For the final judging, entrants who have passed the preliminary judging are to complete the selected work(s) based on the submitted design.

  *Final public judging / announcement of results / awards ceremony
September 7 (Thursday), 2006
Public judging (in the format of a fashion show with models demonstrating the works to be judged)
Place: Design Hall, 3F Design Center Bldg., 3-18-1 Sakae, Naka-ku, Nagoya JAPAN

Grand prix--------One winner: Cash prize of 1million yen
Gold prize--------Two winners : Cash prize of 300,000 yen
Silver prize-------Three winners: Cash prize of 100,000yen
Honorable Mention----Cash prize of 30,000yen (entrants who passed the final judging but did not receive the above award)

*Other matters
All submitted designs are non-returnable.
The intellectual property rights of winning works will belong to the authors; however, the sponsors reserve the privilege to use the winning works for PR purposes.
All private information received on the application shall be used only for the contest management.

Nagoya Fashion Association

City of Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture, Nagoya Chamber of Commerce and Industry, and Nagoya Urban Industries Promotion Corporation

*Send Contest entries to
Nagoya Fashion Contest,
Nagoya Fashion Association,
6F Design Center Bldg., 3 - 18 -1 Sakae, Naka-ku,Nagoya, 460 - 0008 JAPAN
Tel: +81(0) 52-265-2030 Fax: +81 (0)52-265-2036
Hours: 9 a.m.- 5 p.m.
*Postage fees must be by the applicant.

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