Saul Nash Wins International Woolmark Prize & MMUSOMAXWELL Wins Karl Lagerfeld Award for Innovation

Dear Shaded Viewers,

The Woolmark Company is delighted to announce that Saul Nash, pictured above in green,  has won the International Woolmark Prize and MMUSOMAXWELL , wearing black, has won the Karl Lagerfeld Award for Innovation, at the 2022 International Woolmark Prize.

Selected by an illustrious panel of judges, including Naomi Campbell, Riccardo Tisci, Ben Gorham, Nadège Vanhee-Cybulski, Edward Enninful, Pieter Mulier, Carine Roitfeld, Marc Newson, Ibrahim Kamara, Sinéad Burke, Shaway Yeh and Tim Blanks, the 2022 winners were announced today at a live event in London.

“Everyone did a great job and could have been a winner,” said Riccardo Tisci. “But what Saul did, coming from a ballet background to replace lycra with wool was really incredible”.



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.