Fashion Design Competition

Sustainable Clothing for Responsible Future

Students & Practitioners are invited to submit one full ensemble (Menswear, Women's wear, Gender Neutral) inspired by one of the following categories:

1. Designs Inspired by Indian Drapes and Silhouettes
Made by textiles from natural fibers/fabrics sourced globally in the colours Jaipur Pink / Pantone Colour of the Year 2019: Living Coral OR Ecru / White.

2. Designed in Indigenous Textiles (Handloom & Handcrafted)
Global silhouettes made by internationally sourced Handloom & Handcrafted Textiles for fabrication.

3. Designs in Sustainable Materials/Processes for Emerging Trends
Colours, silhouettes & materials of individual choice.



Selected best design will be showcased for RAMP show
Scholarship for a two week course in Indian Craft Techniques conducted by National Awarded Craftsman at ARCH campus, in the World Heritage City, Jaipur

Guidelines for Submissions

  • Submission including 200-word concept note or description of the Exhibit/Installation/Ensemblé.
  • Best 3 photos of Exhibit/Installation/Ensemblé depicting the design. JPEG images labelled with student name (medium resolution for initial entry; and on selection, high resolution).
  • Mood board of concept images.
  • All the files should be submitted via email. (PDF format).
  • Entrants may be artists, designers, students and practitioners, over 18 years old, individually or in partnership or sponsored.
  • Provide complete contact information (Name of the designer, affiliation, email address, phone number).
  • Upon acceptance, the Participant will have to travel to Jaipur to display their designs during the colloquium. Participants will cover their travel cost.
  • Participants may be asked to send their designs to the institution by courier prior to the conference, for the curation of fashion show / exhibit.
  • Selected Participants will not be charged the conference registration fees.

Timelines for Design Competition

Particulars Day and Date
Submission Deadline 30th November 2019, Saturday
Acceptance notice will be sent by 5th December 2019, Thursday
Entries to be sent 20th December 2019, Friday

Please send concept note, description of the outfit & pictures to