(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) YOUNG FASHION DESIGNERS from across the world now have the opportunity to be spotted by the who's who of the international fashion industry and secure their place in the league of celebrity designers
The Dubai Mall and fashion magazine Vogue Italia have joined together to launch a talent scouting competition for the next generation of fashion designers
The Dubai Mall Vogue Talent initiative serves as the run-up to the second edition of Vogue Fashion Dubai Experience to be held in 2014, with the chosen young designers to be mentored by fashion experts and their works showcased at the high-fashion event
Franca Sozzani, Editor-in-Chief of Vogue Italia said: "Dubai today is the must-be place for the global fashion industry, and The Dubai Mall, a definitive fashion destination. The city serves as the hub for talent across the region to attract international attention through Vogue Fashion Dubai Experience. Our global talent scouting competition, aimed at young designers, will further elevate the city's credentials in the fashion industry.