Executive Board Member & Head of Corporate Branding and Communications
Nadja Swarovski has also been named lifetime patron, continuing Swarovski’s partnership with Graduate Fashion Week as a sponsor of two key student awards: the Hilary Alexander Trailblazer award and the International Fashion award. In addition, this year the company will provide crystal trophies for the winning students and introduce an additional accolade, the Swarovski Sustainable and Ethical Fashion Accessories award, to challenge students to use of upcycled crystal in their accessory designs.
Nadja Swarovski, Member of the Swarovski Executive Board, commented: “The 2018 CFDA Fashion Awards marks our 17th year of close partnership. At Swarovski, we are dedicated to nurturing young designers, and the Swarovski Award for Emerging Talent gives us the opportunity to celebrate the brilliant minds that will shape the future of fashion.