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Organised by EVE in collaboration with Diesel and YKK, creative platform International Talent Support ITS#NINE announced its final round. The crew is made up of young international talents who will meet in Trieste, Italy, for the finals on 16th and 17th July 2010. Dutch designers Viktor&Rolf are among the jury panel, and ITS#NINE finalists will get to meet the design duo who have for many years been among top favourite designers nominated by ITS applicants.
At the EVE headquarters the international jury made up of professionals and insiders viewed the hundreds of projects arrived from 80 countries. 12 Projects have been chosen for ITS#FASHION and 10 for ITS#ACCESSORIES. The jury was composed of professionals such as Bernadette Wittmann founder and head of BWG; Elisa Palomino Fashion Designer and Vice President of Design for Diane von Furstenberg; Kat Nadj UK HR Manager Gucci Group Services; Barbara Franchin Director of EVE/ITS; Sara Maino senior fashion editor Vogue Italia/Vogue.it; Vladimiro Baldin Creative Centre Coordinator at Diesel, and fashion designer Kei Kagami for the selection of the accessories finalists.
For over eight years, EVE supported ITS#FINALISTS with their debut into working world. It places people at designers such as John Galliano Antonio Marras and Yves Saint Laurent.