Fresh thinking. Bold new ideas. And just getting started.
Be there to witness fresh new ideas take flight right before your eyes.
The Emerging Designer Award is one of Australia’s most sought-after, coming as it does with unparalleled media exposure, as exciting new talents present their art to the world stage.
This category features outstanding design talent and excellence within the Australian fashion industry. For the past 15 years, Myer Fashions on the Field has showcased the contribution designers have made to fashion at Flemington, while encouraging outstanding design talent and excellence within the Australian fashion industry.
This year we’ve transformed and broadened the entire competition, in a new and modernised digital format introducing the rising stars of Australian fashion. To ensure the widest possible exposure for such fresh thinking, the winner will feature in Vogue Australia Magazine.
Taking place online, entries are to be submitted between Monday 7th September and Tuesday 13th October 2020. The winner will be selected by our panel of industry professional judges and announced on Lexus Melbourne Cup Day, Tuesday 3rd November 2020.
ENTER EMERGING DESIGNER AWARD
To view competition details, eligibility and selection criteria, please refer to the 2020 Emerging Designer Handbook.
For detailed submission criteria, please refer to the 2020 Emerging Designer Award Handbook.
Please note, we ask you keep a video diary during your creation period, however this is not required to be submitted with your application.
Once selected by the panel of industry professional judges, the top 10 Designers will be asked to provide their video diary.
Remember you need to make sure that the camera setting is on video and press the red button to start and finish recording.
2020 Myer Fashions on your Front Lawn Emerging Designer Award - terms and conditions (PDF)
The winners of the 2020 Myer Fashions on your Front Lawn Emerging Designer Award will receive: