Press/Winners 2017

Fashion Excellence Award Winner presented by FGFD

  •  Linda Diaz, Houston Community College

Directors Choice Award Winner presented by FGFD

  •  Bridget Figer, Houston Community College

Paris American Academy Couture Award Winner presented by PAA

  •  Sara Bennack, University of North Texas

DMC Runway Challenge presented by Dallas Market Center

  • 1st Place Winner: Valeria Pazmino, El Centro College
  • 2nd Place Winner: Breana Martinez, Texas Tech University
  • 3rd Place Winner: Alma Mondragon , El Centro College

Bridal/Evening Gowns Award presented by The Fashionistas

  • 1st Place Winner: Daiane Elert,  Houston Community College
  • 2nd Place Winner: Kitty Dupas , Houston Community College
  • 3rd Place Winner: Angela Williams, Texas Tech University

Women’s Sportswear Award presented by Sharon Young

  • 1st Place Winner: Valeria Pazmino, El Centro College
  • 2nd Place Winner: Jessica Guardiolo,  Houston Community College
  • 3rd Place Winner: Alma Mondragon,  El Centro College

Menswear Award presented by The Fashionistas

  • 1st Place Winner: Bridget Fizer , Houston Community College
  • 2nd Place Winner: Radkeem Sims, University of North Texas
  • 3rd Place Winner: Dave Cachero,  University of North Texas

Digital Store Planning & Design Award presented by Davaco

  • 1st Place Winner:   Alaina Miller, Texas Woman’s University
  • 2nd Place Winner:  Andrea Rodriquez, Texas Woman’s University
  • 3rd Place Winner:   Ashlie Wilson, Texas Woman’s University

Digital Fashion Merchandising Portfolio Award presented by Davaco

  • 1st Place:   Chance Payne, Oklahoma State University
  • 2nd Place:  Jessica Knapp, Oklahoma State University
  • 3rd Place:   Rachel Baker, Oklahoma State University

Best of Sewing Award presented by Abi Ferrin

Winner: Jessica Guardiola, Houston Community College

Celebrities Choice Award presented by Celebrity Judges Panel

Winner: Kitty Dupas, Houston Community College

Nha Khanh Apprenticeship presented by Nha Khanh

Winner:  Dave Cachero, University of North Texas