TEN CONTEST UNVEILS ROSTER OF WINNERS
NEW YORK — The winners in ENK International’s first TEN accessories designer awards contest have been selected from a field of more than 100 entries.
They are Tateossian, Tracy Watts Millinery, Tony Graham, Jordan Schlanger Co. Inc., Rafe New York, Mizuki, Claudia Rapisarda Millinery, Go Fish, Robert Lee Morris and Adrienne Landau.
TEN is an acronym for “thought, excellence and newness.” The contest was open to exhibitors at the Accessorie Circuit, the accessories trade show sponsored by ENK.
Among the judges were retailers Gail Pisano, senior vice president and general merchandise manager at Saks Fifth Avenue, and Stephanie Solomon, fashion director at Bloomingdale’s, and fashion editors.
The work of the winners will be showcased in a special area at the next Accessorie Circuit, to be held May 3-5 at the Show Piers.