AATCC announces theme for 2014 Concept 2 Consumer student design contest
AATCC, the non-profit Association of Textile, Apparel & Materials Professionals in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina (USA) invites AATCC student members to showcase their design talents to win cash, prizes and recognition by participating in the 2014 “Boardwalk” Concept 2 Consumer® Student Design Competition
The 2014 “Boardwalk” (Beachside Theme) completion will challenge students to create a swimwear collection for an 18 to 30 year old target consumer group, either male or female. Collections can include board shorts, swimsuits, poolside cover-ups, and other suitable beachwear. Designers are to select a colour palette chosen from PantoneView Colour Planner Summer 2014.
Contest participants must be members of AATCC. Students who are not currently members of an AATCC student chapter can join online. Students can enter the contest individually or work in teams. AATCC has also published a handy competition entry checklist online to help guide students through the contest steps. Alkso complete guidelines for the contest are available online.
The first price is USD 1000 in cash, a Pantone Cotton Passport, and a USD 100 Spoonflower gift certificate. The second price is UZSD 750 in cash, a Pantone Cotton Passport, and a USD 100 Spoonflower gift certificate. Honourable Mentions will be receiving each USD 100 in cash, as well as a USD 50 Spoonflower gift certificate.
Entries are possible until April 10, 2014. Winners will be announced by May 23, 2014.