Recap: Supima Design Competition at NYFW

Supima, the marketing brand for American-grown Pima cotton, held their annual Supima Design Competition, a selective contest that advocates top talent from U.S. design schools. The runway show was hosted at Pier 59 in New York.

The 2018 finalists included: Alanna Lizun of Kent State University; Bryn Lourié, Rhode Island School of Design; Genevieve Lake, Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising; Jessica Chang, Parsons School of Design; Jessica Rubinstein, Savannah College of Art and Design; Lili Shi, The Fashion Institute of Technology and Paula Amaral, Academy of Art University.

Lili Shi won the 2018 competition.

All designers will also present during Paris Fashion Week with the winning designer in attendance.

Angela Watts