Last night in Berlin, Sabine Skarule, alumna of our Fashion Department was announced the winner of the H&M Design Award 2020. Sabine, who graduated this year at our Fashion Department, was chosen by a panel of industry experts for her collection ‘+371’ inspired by the crafts of her homeland, winning a prize valued at €50.000.
The H&M Design Award was established in 2012, to support young talent from around the world. The Award was open to both BA and MA graduates from 42 selected design schools in 17 countries. From the 10 finalists, 3 MA students from our Fashion Department were part of the final selection: Quinten Mestdagh, Shuting Qiu and Sabine.