Sustainable Fashion Incubator
As leading partner of the United Fashion project, MAD — Home of Creators, is opening an incubation program to 4 European fashion designers. This programme is open to designers under 35 interested in sustainable fashion – ready-to-wear and accessories.
The incubation programme will take place in Brussels and last one year between April 2020 and March 2021.
The selected designers will be asked to be part of a temporary design studio. The aim of this design studio is to conduct research on and develop a mini sustainable and affordable fashion collection led by MAD.
MAD is a non-profit organisation supporting the fashion and design sectors based in Brussels. MAD is also the leader of the project United Fashion gathering 8 European partners with the aim to support and enhance the independent fashion industry in Europe. Each selected designer will receive a mission fee of 5.000 euros for the creation of this collection.
HOW TO APPLY
The selection will happen in two rounds:
1. Based on the application 10 designers will be pre-selected by end-November 2019.
2. Based on an interview either in person or by Skype. The four final designers will be selected and informed by mid-December 2019.
For more detailed information, please download the document below.