Meet The Upcycle Challenge Winner
The selected top five designers worked hand-in-hand with renowned swimwear brands (L*Space, Volcom, Maaji, Vitamin A and Cynthia Rowley) to create two pieces from donated dead-stock fabrics and presented them at PARAISO Miami Beach to a jury of industry experts.
CONGRATULATIONS to all student designers, Rayah Shapiro, Elio Rojas, Patricia Camacho, Raquel Zerbib, and Hannah Myers.
And the Upcycle Challenge winner is: Hannah Myers from F.I.T.
Special THANKS to:
Gabriella Smith of The Upcycle Project
Participating designers: Cynthia Rowley, L*Space, Maaji, Vitamin A, and Volcom
Participating institutions: FIT, Miami International University of Art and Design, The Miami Fashion Institute, and Parsons