Irish Fashion Industry Awards 2016

in association with IMAGE, Lancôme and Dunnes Stores

 3Logos

Winners were chosen and announced at the Irish Fashion Industry Awards ceremony on Friday 4th of March 2016 in the Europe Hotel & Resort, Killarney.

The Judging Panel are:

Melanie Morris, Editor-In-Chief IMAGE Publications (chair)
Bairbre Power, Fashion Editor, Irish Independent and Executive Editor, Weekend Magazine
Helen Cody, Womenswear Designer and winner of Irish Fashion Designer of the Year at KFW 15
Carolyn Donnelly, Womenswear Designer and Creative Director for Dunnes Stores

Once again, KFW, in association with IMAGE Magazine, Lancome Paris and Dunnes Stores, celebrates the very best of new, emerging and established fashion industry talents, from designers to stylists, from all over Ireland.

********************************************************************

KFW_Winners2016

Winners 2016

Irish Fashion Stylist of the Year
Brian Conway

Irish Fashion Make Up Artist of the Year
Judy Wong

Irish Hair Stylist of the Year [sponsored by Great Lengths]
Trudy Hayes

Irish Fashion Photographer of the Year  [sponsored by Absolut]
Mike Bunn

Irish Fashion Model of the Year
Louise Byrne – Morgan

Irish Fashion Blog of the Year
Minnie Melange – Sinead Burke

Irish Fashion Businessperson of the Year
Chupi Sweetman Durney – Chupi

Irish Independent Fashion Retailer of the Year
Miss Daisy Blue, Cork – Breda Casey

One to Watch
Alanna McIntyre – Womenswear

Irish Accessory Designer of the Year [sponsored by Wazp]
Fiona Mulholland, Mulholland Jewellery

Irish Milliner of the Year [sponsored by The Shelbourne]
Carol Kennelly

Irish Student Designer of the Year
Sarah Murphy – Griffith College

Kerry Fashion Designer of the Year
Greta Lelyte – Menswear

IMAGE Breakthrough Designer
Colin Horgan – Womenswear

Irish Fashion Designer of the Year [sponsored by Lancome]
Danielle Romeril

For more information email admin@kerryfashionweek.com or follow us on twitter @kfwtweets

2015 Winners

The 7th annual KFW Irish Fashion Industry Awards in association with IMAGE magazine, ŠKODA and Lancôme Paris, took place on Friday 6th of March in the Europe Hotel & Resort, Killarney, County Kerry.

The following are the KFW Irish Fashion Industry Awards winners

KFW Irish Fashion Designer of the Year
Helen Cody

KFW Special Merit Award
Danny Leane, Annburys Boutique

KFW IMAGE Breakthrough Fashion Designer
Honor Fitzsimons

KFW One to Watch in association with Irish Design 15
Jill Burke

KFW Irish Accessory Designer of the Year
Chupi Sweetman Durney

KFW Irish Milliner of the Year
Laura Kinsella

KFW Irish Student Designer of the Year in association with Europe Hotel & Resort
Amy Brannigan

KFW Irish Fashion Stylist of the Year in association with ŠKODA Fabia
Ann Marie O Connor

KFW Irish Fashion Make-up Artist of the Year
Kathryn O Neill

KFW Irish Fashion Hair Stylist of the Year
Michael Leong

KFW Irish Fashion Photographer of the Year
Emily Quinn

KFW Irish Fashion Model of the Year
Li Ann Small

KFW Irish Fashion Blog of the Year
Style Me Curvy

KFW Irish Business Person of the Year in association with Lancome Paris
Fiona Heaney, Fee G and Luke Lovely

KFW Kerry Fashion Designer of the Year
Catherine Kelly

KFW Irish Fashion Ambassador (voted for by the general public)
Ann Marie O Connor

KFW Love for Fashion Retail Competition, in association with The Kerryman
Who’s for Shoes, Killarney

KFW15_Winners-2048px

KFW  judging panel:
Melanie Morris, Editor in Chief, Image Publications (Chairperson of judging panel)

Bairbre Power, Fashion Editor, Irish Independent and Executive Editor, Weekend Magazine

Helen Steele, award winning womenswear designer

Aisling Farinella, stylist and fashion advisor, Irish Design 2015

WATCH VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS OF KFW IRISH FASHION INDUSTRY AWARDS 2015

KFW Irish Fashion Industry Awards 2015 from KFW – Kerry Fashion Week on Vimeo.