NET-A-PORTER teams up with Netflix on Next in Fashion show
NET-A-PORTER has partnered with Netflix on its upcoming fashion talent show, Next in Fashion, hosted by designer and style icon Alexa Chung and designer and TV personality Tan France.
The luxury online retailer will be offering the winner of the show the chance to sell their collection on its platform along with a $250,000 prize. NET-A-PORTER global buying director Elizabeth von der Golt also acts as a guest judge in the final of the competition, along with Instagram's Eva Chen and celebrated stylist Elizabeth Stewart. (See below for a list of all guest judges and contestants.)
"We are delighted to work with Netflix on Next In Fashion, awarding $250,000 and the opportunity to be stocked at NET-A-PORTER to an incredibly deserving talent; Next in Fashion further showcases our long-term support of global fashion talent," von der Golt said.
Throughout the 10 episodes of the show, which all debut on Netflix on 29 January, the 18 contestants will be put through various challenges centering on a different trend or design style that has influenced the way the entire world dresses.
The winning collection will be launched and stocked on NET-A-PORTER in February 2020 with more details to be announced soon.
- The Contestants: Adolfo Sanchez, Claire Davis, Angel Chen, Minju Kim, Ashton Hirota, Marco Morante, Charles Lu, Angelo Cruciani, Daniel Fletcher, Carli Pearson, Hayley Scanlan, Julian Woodhouse, Isaac Saqib, Nasheli Ortiz-Gonzalez, Kianga “Kiki” Peterson, Farai Simoyi-Agbede, Lorena Saravia Butcher, Narresh Kukreja
- Guest Judges: Eva Chen, Elizabeth Stewart, Monique Lhuillier, Elizabeth von der Goltz, Prabal Gurung, Phillip Lim, Jason Bolden, Kerby Jean-Raymond, Adriana Lima, Christopher Kane, Beth Ditto, Josefine Aberg, “Dao”- Yi Chow, Maxwell Osborne, and Tommy Hilfiger.
Next in Fashion is created and produced by theoldschool content studio, and is executive produced by Robin Ashbrook and Yasmin Shackleton with co-executive producer, Adam Cooper. Watch the trailer here.