NEWGEN 2018: We Want You To Be The Next Big Fashion Designer

We're on the lookout for Asia's next fashion superstar

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Whether you’re fashion student, or simply passionate about creating your own designs, Harper’s BAZAAR Singapore is now giving you the opportunity to showcase your creativity regionally and represent Singapore in the Harper’s BAZAAR Asia NewGen Fashion Award 2018.


Since 2013, the Harper’s BAZAAR Asia NewGen Fashion Award has been a platform to discover and nurture emerging talents from the region, giving them the opportunity of a lifetime. Join the competition NOW for a chance to:

– Receive mentorship by key names in the fashion industry

– A sponsored masters’ degree for the regional winner, and short courses for 2 regional runner-ups at renowned fashion school Istituto Marangoni

– Showcase your collection in a magazine spread

Get a preview of the judging process here:


Participants must be:

1. Emerging designers including: Fashion design students, aspiring or practicing designer with under three years of retailing experience

2. Singapore Citizen or residing in Singapore

Each entry must include:

1. Completed official application form, which can be downloaded here

2. Twelve sketches for spring/summer 2018 ready-to-wear, suitable for womenswear

3. Fabric swatches for the proposed designs and relevant mood boards

4. Curriculum vitae

Judging Criteria

The winner will be judged on his or her creativity, originality, commercial viability and technical ability to produce work that is on par with Harper’s BAZAAR’s standards. Participants are to include either hand-drawn sketches or web illustrations. Limited to one entry per person for the 2018 contest period.

All entries (application form, sketches and curriculum vitae) are to be sent to:

Attn: NewGen 2018

Harper’s BAZAAR Singapore – SPHM Pte Ltd

1000 Toa Payoh North
News Centre
Level 8, Annexe Block
Singapore 318994


For details on competition process and full terms & conditions, please refer to the application form found here. For further enquiries about the competition, please email:

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