POP OPEN THE VINO: Ecco Domani wines named this year’s winners of its annual Fashion Foundation awards. They are Timo Weiland, Degen and Novis. Each will receive a $25,000 grant toward their fashion week presentations in February. The trio will also be celebrated at an event on Jan. 22, featuring past Ecco Domani Fashion Foundation winner Joseph Altuzarra as guest speaker.
This is the 13th edition of the fund, and in total, the wine maker has given $1.8 million toward emerging designers. Past winners include Zac Posen, Proenza Schouler, Rodarte, Alexander Wang and Derek Lam.
This story first appeared in the January 14, 2014 issue of WWD. Subscribe Today.