From April 15 – 17 2015, the Peruvian Contest “Jovenes Creadores al Mundo” (Young Creators to the World) will take place in Lima, within the framework of Peru Moda 2015. The Contest aims to promote new Peruvian design talent.
During the first stage, 24 fashion designers and students of Peru have now presented their work; the list of the four finalists will be published on February 4. Their work will be shown at the Peru Moda Catwalk.
The Contest “Jovenes Creadores al Mundo” also wants to promote the natural fibers of Peru: cotton and alpaca. The final winner of the contest will win an air fare to an international destination plus an internship at an important fashion house.
Magali Silva, Minister of Foreign Trade and Tourism, foresees an internationalization of the Peruvain textile industry as a result of the preparation of new Peruvian design professionals.