Stella/Swiss Textiles Awards 2007 – 2008 this week

Dear Shaded Viewers,

Stella Awards/Swiss Textiles Awards take place November 13th in Zurich this coming week, my friend Rene Habermacher just sent me this page in Annabelle celebrating last year. Special guests this year will be Marios Schwab, who last year walked away with the 100,000 EUROS prize, and Patricia Field who will host the event.

The finalists are: Rodarte, Richard Nicol, Cathy Pill, Toga, Louise Goldin and Jean Pierre Braganza.

This year the designers were selected by:
Carmen B

Diane Pernet

A LEGENDARY FIGURE IN FASHION and a pioneer of blogging, Diane is a respected journalist, critic, curator and talent-hunter based in Paris. During her prolific career, she designed her own successful brand in New York, costume designer, photographer, and filmmaker.