LIVA Protégé-Hunt for India’s Best Fashion Designers !
and is open to final year fashion design students. It is a nationwide search that seeks to
recognize & reward the rising stars of the Indian fashion industry!
STAGES of the competition:
The participants were put through rigorous rounds of selection.
Campus Round: Principals nominated the work of 4 best students from their respective colleges for the contest. Entries were uploaded on the LIVA Protégé microsite.
Jury Selection: There were 6 zones across the country – Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Delhi, Kolkata, Bengaluru & Chennai. The top 5 students in each zone were selected by an esteemed panel of judges.
Semi-Finals: These 5 students presented the same mood-boards & sketches to the mentors. The mentors then selected
the Top 2 finalists from each zone. These finalists had to prepare 5 outfits from LIVA fabric for the finale, under the guidance of their respective mentors.
1st Prize: An opportunity to work at ABOF.com’s in-house design team + 5 LIVA commercial designs OR Rs.2,00,000 + opportunity to showcase 5 LIVA commercial
2nd Prize:Rs.1,00,000 + opportunity to showcase 3 LIVA commercial designs for marketing through ABOF.com
The winners and runner ups for Protégé ’15:
1st Runner Up- NITIN GUPTA (Ahmedabad) – Mentor: Soham
Dave and 2nd Runner Up- SAGARIKA JOSHI (Bengaluru) – Mentor: