Twenty designers compete for $2500 in the Courts Fashionista Competition

Local and Regional furniture and electrical giants Courts has announced that twenty designers have been selected to participate in the company’s third annual “Courts Fashionista Competition”. The event will be held on Friday September 2nd 2016at Courts Chaussee from 3pm; everyone is invited to be a part of this amazing Fashion event.

On August 6th 2016, the company announced that as part of its primary promotion for the month of August, local amateur and professional designers would be given an opportunity to create designs that would depict a piece of furniture featured at any of the company’s locations. Being in its third year, the call for designers was well received and the company acknowledged receipt of well over thirty entries all with beautiful and intricate designs and equal chances of capturing this year’s crown. Due to the overwhelming number of entries received, the company decided that an increase in the number of finalists was necessary so as to promote the talents of the designers.

Courts Fashionista Finalists 2016!!!!!!!!

Quincy Maradona Griffith, Sherees St. Val, Sharon Tanner, Cheris Fitz, Tori Cornibert, Marvo Williams, Ashley Imbert, Sidra Auguste, Ashley Prospere, Kimberly Charlery, Sharleen Lagon, Joanne Asson, Thema Joseph, Naomi St. Remy, Andrea Edward, Georgise James, Nancy Celestin, Nicholas Pierre, Shantel Jn Baptiste, Kristal Delice.

This year, the winner of the Courts Fashionista Competition will walk away with $2500 in cash amongst other prizes. The 1st Runner UP will walk away with $1000 and 2nd Runner Up will receive $500. All participants will be given tokens of appreciation for their participation. Courts, understanding the economic hardships being faced by a large number of St. Lucians, thought it necessary to provide the necessary financial assistance to all participants for the purpose of getting essential supplies needed to complete their designs. The participants will be judged on Creativity, Presentation, Originality, Similarity between sketch provided and actual design, Craftsmanship, Crowd response and biggest posse.

This year’s competition promises to be a bigger and better show! With an array of St. Lucians top aspiring talented and creative designers; you don’t want to miss it!