Peter Pilotto wins inaugural Swarovski Collective Prize
Peter Pilotto sure is having a good year. After securing an investment with Meghal Mittal earlier this year, the brand's two designers, Peter Pilotto and Christopher De Vos, have also scooped the first ever Swarovski Collective Prize, impressing judge Nadja Swarovski with the innovative use of crystals in their Spring/Summer and Autumn/Winter 2015 collections.
The British-based brand beat Prabal Gurung, Rodarte, Creatures of the Wind, Wes Gordon, Nonoo, Marques'Almedia, Huishan Zhang,Ashley Williams, Mary Katrantzou, Iris van Herpen, Damir Doma, Jay Ahr, Masha Ma and Christian Wijnants to take home the prize.
As this year's winners, the duo get year-long access to Swarovski crystals, and a €25,000 (approx. RM101,305) cash prize. Expect more beautiful embellishments from the label in coming seasons.
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