Fashion designer Birgit Saviauk has won a special price for the use of technolocial techniques in the well known Italian fashion contest Mittelmoda. The supervisior of the master’s thesis “Experimental surfaces and color changing fibers – knitwear for men” was Prof. Piret Puppart (MA).
The 24th International Lab of Mittelmoda- Fashion Award 2017 was designed to give young talents an opportunity to introduce their innovative solutions at the fashion world of Milan and to provide support for fresh ideas.
There were 23 collections of talented designeres from different countries at the international competition. The four special prizes were awarded by the IEG Italian Exhibition Group and Origin – Passion and Beliefs.
Created in 1993, Mittelmoda is one of the oldest and most respected international fashion competitions for young talents.