ZOMP STYLEAID Creative Designer 2013
STYLEAID was looking for one designer who can be best described as our brightest star!! To be eligible to be considered, designers label could be no more than three years old and it was open to recent fashion graduates who were starting a new commercial label in 2013.
From the eighteen entries received a short list was created and these candidates were invited to attend an informal interview with a panel of industry professionals including representatives from Zomp. They were required to present a selection of 10 current S/S 2013-14 samples or their graduating collection with concepts and ideas for the creation and development of their S/S 2013-14 collections.
Steph Audino was recognised for her outstanding talent and design work and the vision she has for her label moving into the future. With a clear sense of direction and an eye for detail with her designs Steph was a stand out choice for the selection panel and takes home a $5000 prize to assist with the production and promotion of her new collection.
Steph Audino embraces classic and modern silhouettes with a chic and vibrant new spin on women's apparel. The label embodies classic romanticism that is seen throughout the brand with touches of various texture or exaggerated lengths in hemlines. Launching in 2011 the vision of Steph Audino embodies the hopeless romantic that exudes confidence, sophistication and elegance.
Carried in twelve boutiques throughout Perth and worn by local and international A-list celebrities are role models including Mel B, Lord Mayor Lisa Scaffidi, TV presenters and socialites; Ebbeny Farander, Angela Tsun, Louise Momber and Virgin Radio Dubai presenter Simone Heng and WAG Elle Demasi.
Published in several publications for fashion spreads and editorials Steph Audino has been recognized in national and international publications including the Sunday Times, STM, The West Australian, Sheila Magazine, Community News, The UK Daily Mail, The Examiner USA, Woman's InSite America, the Victoria Advocate, Tantalum Magazine, Ellements Magazine and various other print magazines, blogs and e-zine features. Steph has also been featured on Today Tonight, Channel Nine news and WA Today.
Em Clothing, Venus, Harry & Gretel, Style Palace, The Annex, Tu, Hatch, Sorella Store, Lulu & I, Thompson's, Eros & This Fine Day.