The New Year is a fresh start for everyone, including the fashion world. With fashion week around the corner, Ecco Domani has announced there 2010 winners. In past years, the foundation has honored industry taste makers such as Zac Posen, Alexander Wang, Rodarte, Peter Som and Proenza Schouler. The 2010 selects are no different and they include, Prabal Gurung, Altuzzara, The Blonds, Salvor Projects, Siki Im (Men’s designer), Prova (accessories) and John Patrick of Organics. The Talented group each receives $25,000 toward their fall presentation for New York Fashion Week.
With the shaky economy, Ecco Domani Fashion Foundation is just one more way for young designers to get their labels off the ground. This will be Ecoo Domani’s ninth season of donating to prominent talent, putting them over the 1 million mark.
On top of their individual shows or presentations, a group show at Bryant Park will be taken place on February 15. Be sure to check your local listing, a documentary of the process leading up to and the show will air on Lifetime.