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International Woolmark Prize menswear finalists

8 January 2015

Five of the world's leading young menswear designers are readying for the opportunity of a lifetime in the menswear finals of the International Woolmark Prize to be held on the opening day of London Collections: Men on 9 January 2015.

Key looks from International Woolmark Prize menswear finalists: The Emperor 1688, PUBLIC SCHOOL, Asger Juel Larsen, SISE and STRATEAS.CARLUCCI
Key looks from International Woolmark Prize menswear finalists: The Emperor 1688, PUBLIC SCHOOL, Asger Juel Larsen, SISE and STRATEAS.CARLUCCI.

The five finalists, who have each created a collection of six Merino wool outfits, will compete for the attention of an extraordinary jury of leading global designers and industry heavyweights, to not only demonstrate the infinite potential of Australian Merino wool, but to foster even further the talents of daring designers who push the boundaries of fashion.

Exclusive first look for SISE's collection

Exclusive first look for STRATEAS.CARLUCCI's collection

Exclusive first look for Asger Juel Larsen's collection

Exclusive first look for The Emperor 1688's collection

Exclusive first look for PUBLIC SCHOOL's collection

The overall winner of the menswear category will receive AU$100,000 to assist with fabric sourcing and marketing their collection. The winner will also have their collection stocked in the world's greatest fashion stores, including MATCHESFASHION.COM, Harvey Nichols in Britain, Italy's 10 Corso Como, Saks Fifth Avenue in the US, Joyce in Hong Kong, Isetan Mitsukoshi in Japan and David Jones in Australia.