The competition was launched to offer Pacific design talent the opportunity to help design the company’s new retail, corporate and casual uniforms.
“In support of the regions growing creative and Fashion industries we are offering Pacific based Designers a chance to design our uniforms and deliver us with a design that will embody or signify all Pacific Islanders” commented Katie Taylor, Head of Marketing, Digicel Asia Pacific.
Digicel Pacific is offering the winning designer a prize of USD$2,000 plus the experience of managing the entire design project from start to finish with a select project team.
Designers have the opportunity to deliver sketches by the 2nd October and those wishing to submit finished designs can deliver them by the 23rd October A panel of Digicel, Style Fiji and Fashion industry experts will select the finalists.
All finalists will have the opportunity to showcase their designs on the cat walk at the Style Fiji charity fashion event held at the Sofitel Resort & Spa on the 28th of November.
This year Style Fiji’s main objective is to raise funds for the St John Fiji Ambulance appeal project, which will enable the St John Association of Fiji to acquire two ambulances that have been donated by St John’s Hong Kong branch. Style Fiji aims to raise $US34,000 ($74,524.26) that is needed to have the two ambulances shipped to Fiji.
For entry forms and designer brief visit Digicel’s Facebook page or email entertowin@digicelgroup and for more information on Style Fiji visit projectbulamai.net