The CCC Group in cooperation with the Faculty of Art of the University of Technology and Humanities in Radom has concluded the competition "Design a collection for CCC". The initiative aims to identify young talents in the field of footwear, handbags and accessories design. The participants were asked to design a capsule collection for one of the Company's own brands - Gino Rossi, Lasocki, Jenny Fairy and Sprandi. The main prize was awarded to Justyna Torbicka for the concept proposal for the Sprandi brand. As part of the win, in addition to the cash prize, the winner will also receive an internship in the Creation Department of the CCC Group.
- The aim of the project is to select the most talented students, as well as to create an opportunity for artists entering the world of fashion to present their skills in designing shoes and handbags. When selecting the winners, the competition committee paid attention not only to the adaptation of the proposals to the current trends, but also to their functionality and usability. The submitted works were very interesting and fit into the vision of CCC brands - says Valeriya Musina, Creative Director of the CCC Group.
As a result of the award, the design of the capsule collection for the Sprandi brand, prepared by Justyna Torbicka, was awarded. In addition to the cash prize, the winner will also receive an internship in the Creation Department of the CCC Group.
- Competition participants created interesting projects in line with the organizer's main topics. That is why I congratulate the winner and every person who undertook the creation of a capsule collection. For students, such initiatives are an opportunity to show not only their talent, but also to see what the actual creation process looks like for large companies. It was a real challenge, which they met and showed their passion for fashion - says Dr. Hanna Wojdała - Markowska, acting commissioner of the competition, from the Faculty of Art of the University of Technology and Humanities in Radom.
The competition "Design a collection for CCC", aimed at students of artistic universities, aims to select the most talented people in the field of footwear, handbags and accessories design. Participants are asked to develop a capsule collection in accordance with the leading themes indicated by the organizers: "Be Fashion - Be Trendy - Be Eco" and "Fashion in the post-pandemic world". As part of the competition, you should prepare a moodboard illustrating the idea of the concept, a design of at least five models of footwear and at least three models of bags, as well as a technical description of two models selected by the author.
In addition to the Faculty of Art of the University of Technology and Humanities in Radom, the CCC Group has also awarded students from the Academy of Fine Arts in Łódź so far. This year, further editions of the competition will also be organized in cooperation with art academies across the country. Additionally, after the completion of all editions, the Company intends to produce and sell selected collections.
CCC S.A. is one of the largest footwear retail companies in Central Europe and one of the largest footwear manufacturers in the Old Continent. Through its subsidiary eobuwie.pl, the CCC Group is also a leader in the e-commerce footwear market in Central and Eastern Europe. The total area of the CCC sales network at the end of April 2021 was 669.3 thousand square meters. m2. The CCC Group is present in 29 countries - in 22, sales are carried out in 1003 stationary stores, and in 18 through the online channel. The group has a total of 83 online platforms throughout Europe: eobuwie.pl, ccc.eu, Modivo, DeeZee, Gino Rossi. The prestige and financial credibility of the company are emphasized by the presence on the Warsaw Stock Exchange and participation in the group of 20 largest companies included in the WIG 20.
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