By  on July 22, 2019

Supima, the marketing brand for American-grown Pima cotton, has revealed the finalists for its 12th annual Supima Design Competition, a selective contest that advocates top talent from U.S. design schools. Its runway show will be hosted the day before New York Fashion Week on Sept. 5 at Pier 59 in New York. Final collections will also be presented during Paris Fashion Week with the winning designer in attendance, the firm said.

The 2019 finalists include: Andrew Kwon, Parsons School of Design; Gina (Zinan) Guo, Drexel University; Illene Martoseno, Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising; Isabel Hajian, Rhode Island School of Design; Ishwari Vijh, The Fashion Institute of Technology; Linh La, Academy of Art University; Shuxian Kong, Kent State University, and Yoohyeon Kim, Savannah College of Art and Design.

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