New York - The CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund have been set.
The Designers are:
-Robert Geller - Menswear
-Pamela Love - Jewelry
-Eddie Borgo - Jewelry
-Oliver Helden and Paul Marlow of Loden Dager - Menswear
- Billy Reid - Menswear
The fund's selection committee will now meet each of the 10 finalists and visit their individual studios. Each nominee is being asked to complete a design project and to take part in a fashion show held at the Chateau Marmont in Los Angeles. The winner will be announced at a gala on November 15.
The fashion fund now on its seventh year was created by American Vogue and the CFDA to help promote emerging designers with both a cash prize and a mentoring program by industry leaders.
Image by NJD - Robert Geller and models backstage at Robert Geller AW2010 - February 2010