Open Call: Racked Young Guns 2014 Competition

Racked Young Guns Contest
via Racked
Racked Young Guns Contest
via Racked

Racked has launched their open call for the second annual Young Guns contest. They’re on mission to find the best US-based emerging designers making beautiful things. Specifically: “we’re looking for the Pamela Loves, the Alexander Wangs, the Nicholas Kirkwoods of the future.”

Who’s eligible? 

  • Must be 35 and under unless collections are under two years old
  • Must be based in the United States
  • Wildly talented! 

How it works

  • Designers must be nominated by Tuesday, May 20
  • A panel of fashion industry experts will select a list of 50 finalists 
  • 12-15 winners will be announced in July 

Nominate a designer or email with your recommendation. Check out last year’s winners at Racked. 

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