Fashion enthusiasts will love Dream Weavers
, premiering at 7:30pm EST on Thursday August 21 on Foxtel’s Arena.
follows the journey of five emerging fashion brands, each one chasing their dream to win the 2013/14 International Woolmark Prize. A competition about innovation, about pushing the boundaries and about fostering the talents of the next generation, the International Woolmark Prize shows that wool has no limits and can catapult a designer into an icon. Before the star-studded final awards staged during Milan Fashion Week there were five emerging labels each vying to become true masters of their craft.
Filmmaker Anthony Lau travels to the designers’ homes, taking the audience to Hong Kong, Australia, England, India and the USA, to reveal the designers’ thoughts, anxieties, hopes and dreams on the road to Milan. Crossing borders and cultures, the International Woolmark Prize remains one of the most coveted fashion awards of our time.
Follow the finalists on their International Woolmark Prize journey as they share the inspiration behind their collections and watch the winner be crowned by a power-house judging panel including Alexa Chung, Frida Giannini and Franca Sozzani.