Dinan Fashion Festival

23 May 2016

Established in 1994 and founded by its current president Dominique Damien Réhel for the AMCS association, the festival welcomes ten upcoming designers in menswear and womenswear. Since its creation, the "Festival International des Jeunes Créateurs de Mode" has become a reference in the fashion industry.

From 15th to 17th of April 2016, Dinan welcomed the International Festival of Young Fashion Designers. Located along the River Rance in Brittany, Dinan is well-known for its preserved medieval heritage, its remarkable architecture of the eighteenth and the green landscapes of the Rance. Dinan is also renowned for its remarkable museum and its rich collection of traditional Breton headdresses. Some of them are exhibited at JOYCE Gallery in addition to the collections of the winner of the festival.

GRAND PRIZE WOMEN Jose Luis Gutierrez Martinez (Mexican Designer) His colorful collection finds inspiration in his original country

GRAND PRIZE MEN Clement Dollet (French Designer) His collection is based around the theme of Urban Sportswear and technical sports. He uses materials with reflective inserts such as neoprene.

SPECIAL AWARD "GAVOTTES ®" Adelie Metayer and David Wong (Prize sponsored by the biscuit Gavottes ®) 
Adelie Metayer French designer This collection is dedicated to her mother and is called « Chiffons bleus »
David WONG Netherlands designer His collection is inspired by the universe of tailoring, and deeply influenced by the traditional aspects and the taste of preciseness.

JOYCE PARIS GALLERY: From May 18th to May 21th 2016