As the global authority on Merino wool, The Woolmark Company works with the global textile and fashion industries at every level, developing better textiles and driving consumer demand. The Woolmark Company invests heavily in research and development, advancing the fiber and inspiring the world’s leading fashion designers to craft garments from Merino wool. The CFDA serves as the official nominating body of the USA Region of the International Woolmark Prize. Globally, the award is supported by key fashion councils including IMG Australia, British Fashion Council, Chambre Syndicale de la Couture and Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Madrid.
The USA nominees for the 2014/15 International Woolmark Prize include 10 impressive names from the Fashion Industry, as the competition expanded this year to include a menswear category. The USA nominees are:
Maxwell Osborne & Dao-Yi Chow of Public School