following the great success of the first two edition of COLOGNE CATWALK, DAAB MEDIA – in cooperation with its partners Kina Production, THE NEW YORKER | HOTEL and the fashion expert Sabine Berlipp, presented the COLOGNE CATWALK 2012, which took place at amazing location of THE NEW YORKER | DOCK.ONE in Cologne-Deutz (Germany), on the 6th of September 2012.
The jury, consisting of Michael Kaune, Publisher of QVEST Magazine (Cologne), Thomas Rath, fashion designer & jury member of Germany’s Next Top Model (Düsseldorf) and Stefan Siegel, founder & CEO of NOT JUST A LABEL (London, has selected five designers for the COLOGNE CATWALK 2012:Edward Finney (London), BARBARA í GONGINI (Copenhagen), Alice Palmer (London), Branko Popovic (Maastricht) and Orschel-Read (London).
Waldek Szymkowiak (Choreograffiti), who is known for producing major shows for the likes of Stella McCartney, Versace and Dolce & Gabbana, was responsible for COLOGNE CATWALK choreography and set design. The event is based on the book "NEW ON THE CATWALK“, published by DAAB, in which 40 up-and-coming international fashion designers are presented. Here is an impression of this charming and promising event.
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