Entries will only be accepted from design students who are currently studying or have graduated from design school within four years from the date of entry to the competition.
  • Sketches submitted must take into account and be inspired by current international fashion trends
  • Students need to have enough experience to create a pattern & canvas of their design
  • Only color sketches can be submitted and must include: a short description of the garment, a short description of the target client and the contact information
  • The sketches must be in an A4 format  jpeg no larger than 2MB
  • Sketches submitted must be sent by email to Oxana Sushilnikova at

If these elements are not included, the candidate will be excluded from the competition.


The JURY will be made up of Canadian fur industry professionals (designers, master craftspeople, retail furriers) who will select the winning entry.

The judging criteria:

  • Fashion Forward Creativity
  • Style Concept / Innovation
  • Marketing Potential

Download an entry form