The whole fashion industry -weavers, tanners, designers, buyers…, as well as international journalists, got together at the Forum PV Perspectives (Hall 5) last 19th of September. They were all eager to discover the winners of the 8 prizes of the 10thPV Awards,and to celebrate textile and leather excellence.
This exceptional ceremony celebrated the 10-year anniversary of the awards created in 2008 to highlight the most creative and innovative work of companies exhibiting at Première Vision Paris from the leather and fabric industries.
To select the products to be awarded, influential personalities from the international fashion scene responded to Première Vision’s invitation.An exceptional jury which welcomed an exceptional President and materials expert: the talented Belgian designer Olivier Theyskens who, after having successfully shaped the destinies of Rochas, Nina Ricci and Theory, has made his re-entry on the Paris stage with his own eponymous label in 2016.
THE 2018 WINNERS
The PV Fabrics Grand Jury Prize 2018 goes to Marini Industrie (Italy) –For the most outstanding, symbolic and pertinent fabric of the season.
The PV Fabrics Handle Prize 2018 goes to Texlover (Italy) – For the fabric allying the most astonishing tactile and behavioural qualities, the fabric that touches the emotions.
The PV Fabrics Imagination Prize 2018 goes to Stylem – Zen Kiwami (Japan) –For the boldest, most original, most amazing fabric in terms of decoration, technique, finishing, innovation or technology.
The PV Leather Grand Jury Prize 2018 goes to FC Creacio I Innovacio (Spain) –For the most exceptional, symbolic and pertinent leather of the season.
The PV Leather Handle Prize 2018 goes to Naturca By Aysen Butik (Turkey) – For the leather combining the most amazing tactile and behavioural qualities, the leather that touches the
The PV Leather Imagination Prize 2018 goes to Ckd Cetinkaya (Turkey) – For the most daring, original and amazing leather in terms of decoration, technique, finishing, innovation or
The PV Leather Fashion Smart Creation Prize 2018 goes to FC Creacio I Innovacio (Spain) –For the most creative responsible leather.