15th Annual Rising Star Awards
Event Date Jan 26, 2012

Announcing The Fifteenth Annual Rising Star Awards Finalist!

Recognizing emerging talent in the Fashion and Design industries:
Accessories - Beauty/Fragrance Corporate - Beauty/Fragrance Entrepreneur -
Fine Jewelry - Home/Interior - Menswear - Retail - Women's RTW

Photos from the cocktail party Thursday January 19th

 

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS: Isabel & Ruben Toledo

Accessories

Nominee Name                                                

Adriana Castro, ADRIANA CASTRO

Michelle Vale, MICHELLE VALE

Michelle Watson,  MIMI & LU

Serra Turker , MISELA, INC.

Katherine Kim, ROMAN & SUSNSTONE

Ron Donovan,  RON DONOVAN FOOTWEAR ACCESSORIES, INC 

Blythe Harris, STELLA & DOT

Deborah Sawaf, THALE BLANC

 

Beauty/Fragrance Corporate

Nominee Name                                           

Celine Barel, INTERNATIONAL FLAVORS & FRAGRANCES INC.

Remi Pulverail, GIVAUDAN FRAGRANCES

Sue Saadat, NARS COSMETICS

Donna Ramanauskas, ROBERTET FRAGRANCES

 

Beauty/Fragrance Entrepreneur

Nominee Name                                             

David Moltz,  D.S. & DURGA

Kelly Van Gogh, KELLY VAN GOGH HAIR COLOUR COSMETICS  

Kaya Sorhaindo, SIX SCENTSPARFUMES

Michael Sedlacek & Liesa Helfen, WORKER B

 

Home/Interior Design

Nominee Name                                                

Coco, COCOCOZY

Joe Manus, SHINER INTERNATIONAL

Tamara Eaton, TAMARA EATON DESIGN

 

Fine Jewelry

Nominee Name                                              

Jessica Kagan Cushman JESSICA KAGAN CUSHMAN STUDIO

Yolanda Torrrubia & Amaia Torrubia, TORRUBIA & TORRUBIA

Wendy Brandes, WENDY BRANDES

 

Retail

Nominee Name                                               

Tom Wilscam, HOMMAGE Atelier by Julien Farel

Randi Jacobson, REALM BOUTIQUE

Vasken Demirjian, VASKEN SALON

 

Menswear

Nominee Name                                             

Rob Magness, GROWN & SEWN

Ian Velardi, IAN VELARDI

Luis M. Fernandez, NUMBER: LAB

Simon Spurr, SIMON SPURR

 

Women’s Ready-To-Wear

Nominee Name                                             

Elene Cassis, ELENE CASSIS

Joel Diaz & Christina LaPens, JOLIBE

Nary Manivong & Alexandria Hilfiger, NAHM

Nara Paz, NARA PAZ DESIGN INTERNATIONAlE

Miguel Antoinne, MIGUEL ANTOINNE

Misha Nonoo,  NONOO

Norman Ambrose, NORMAN AMBROSE

Stacy Lomman, STACY LOMMAN: NEW YORK

Steven McDermott, STEVIE MAC NEW YORK

Wes Gordon, WES GORDON

 

 

SPONSORS: Saks Fifth Avenue, InStyle, BeBe, ChicTV

 

 

 

SAVE THE DATE

 Rising Star Awards Luncheon celebrating the finalists

January 26 at The Cipriani 42nd Street 
Member ticket: $160, Guest ticket: $190, Patron Table: $1,900 

To purchase tickets online please go to:
http://fgi.org/store/page10.html