SOURCE Awards 2012:Finalists of theEthical Fashion Award
We're pleased to announce the shortlisted finalists for the 2012 SOURCE Awards - recognising excellence in fashion and sustainability across 12 different categories, from design innovation to brand leadership across women’s, men’s, accessories, children’s wear, sustainable supply / manufacture, retail, and individual contribution.
Click here to view the full list of SOURCE Awards finalists. Final winners will be announced in December 2012.
Applications for the SOURCE Awards 2012 are now closed. Applications for the SOURCE Awards 2013 will open in April 2013.
The SOURCE Awards are free to enter and open to all, from individuals to businesses, in every country in the world. The Awards are a part of the SOURCE, a groundbreaking social enterprise and resource for fashion professionals, including SOURCE Intelligence Magazine, SOURCE Database and SOURCE Network.
The SOURCE Awards categories are:
Recognising new talent in fashion design and textiles design, combined with innovation in sustainability terms.
2. BRAND LEADER
Awarding businesses which are combining product excellence with best practice in sustainability terms.
3. SUSTAINABLE SUPPLIER
This award recognizes sustainable practices in the supply chain, both social and environmental.
4. AFRICA AWARD
Recognising the potential for fashion business to transform livelihoods and opportunities in Africa.
5. INDEPENDENT BOUTIQUE
This award recognizes best practice in the curation, marketing and sale of sustainable fashion through a multi brand platform.
6. DESIGN LEADER
Recognising commitment to sustainability by leading, mainstream and high profile fashion designers.
7. RETAIL LEADER
Recognising commitment to sustainability by leading, mainstream and corporate retail chains.
8. OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTION
This award recognizes outstanding contribution to furthering sustainability in the fashion sector.
9. SUSTAINABLE STYLE ICON
Recognising leadership in sustainable style, promoting and putting the spotlight on sustainable fashion design.
10. MEDIA/ AWARENESS RAISING
This award recognizes outstanding achievement in raising awareness about the issues related to fashion and sustainability.
This award recognizes commitment to educating the next generation of fashion professionals, and creating ambassadors for sustainability in the fashion industry.
12. SOURCE CONTRIBUTING WRITER
Recognising excellence by a contributing writer for SOURCE Intelligence.
SOURCE Award winners benefit from promotion on SOURCE Intelligence, through SOURCE Bulletins, on SOURCE Network, and directly to buyers, partner promotional platforms and press, online, through events and through direct recommendations, for which the EFF gets regular requests. Winners are also authorised to display their Award Winners Logo that can be used on their websites and emails alongside Award Certificate to prove their industry-recognised dedication and achievements in sustainable fashion.
GOOD LUCK TO ALL THE SOURCE AWARDS FINALISTS!