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Global Creative Graduate Showcase 2024

31 August
For our 5th Anniversary edition, Arts Thread is delighted that WGSN + Coloro are collaborating on the Global Creative Graduate Showcase 2024.Global Creative Graduate Showcase is open to all undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate art and design disciplines for those that have graduated between September 2023 - August 2024...

International Student Design Competition 2024

30 June 2024
We are delighted for the fourth year to be partnering with the International Real Leather. Stay Different. Student Design Competition 2024, a search for the best new designers around the globe and for those who want to promote slow style and a more sustainable future for fashion.Are you ready to join the fight against fast fa...

Only Natural Design Competitions 2024

31 May 2024
We are delighted to be partnering for the first time with Only Natural – a global design competition that dares to redefine the future of home and fashion – challenging students to create bespoke items from natural fibres and materials with sustainability at their core.Our planet is at a tipping point. From global warmin...

Cotton Forward: 3D Fashion Design Challenge

17 May
Are you a student or a recent graduate with a passion for fashion and a flair for the future? We invite you to unleash your creativity with the world’s most loved fiber: cotton. The Cotton Forward: 3D Fashion Challenge introduces you to a unique collection of digital cotton fabrics with endless possibiliti...

The Core77 Design Awards 2024

28 March 2024
The Core77 Design Awards celebrates 23 distinct categories of design, providing students a unique opportunity to communicate the intent, rigor and passion behind their efforts. The Core77 Design Awards recognizes the important role designers play in defining the future and shaping a world we all want to live in. Each ye...

Redress Design Award 2024

15 March 2024
The Redress Design Award is the world’s largest sustainable fashion design competition. Organised by Redress, the competition works to educate emerging fashion designers around the world about sustainable design theories and techniques to drive growth towards a circular fashion system. By putting sustainable design talent in...

The Pentland Churchill Champagne Pol Roger Conscious Case Competition

For Review
Arts Thread has partnered with Pentland Group plc and The Churchill Centre as the platform for this competition. Our special Competition partner for the third time is Champagne Pol Roger .Prize: First prize £1000, Second Prize £750, Third Prize £500. The First Prize winner will receive their design made up on a Pol Roger M...

Rebel Tartan Project 2023

The Rebel Tartan Project , founded in 2015 by Juliana Sissons, designer, and course leader MA Fashion Knitwear at NTU and Prof Giles Jackson of Liberation Kilt Co. The project gives an opportunity for students and Lectures to have discussions about contemporary social movements and the embedding of sustainability in fashion &...


16 October 2023
Calling all creatives, Are you ready to make your mark on the design world? The Pure Talents Contest , renowned as one of the most prestigious international design competitions for emerging talents, is now open for submissions.This is a unique opportunity to present your creative ideas and innovative concepts to establi...

Hugo Boss Competition 2023

16 September 2023
Our HUGO BOSS @ArtsThread competition has come to an end, and we’re excited to officially announce the two winners of the six-month internships!🎉 This design project, which was open globally, called on students to rethink and redesign business wear for BOSS; with a focus on diversity, equity, inclusion, and body positiv...

Global Design Graduate Show 2023

Global Design Graduate Show* in collaboration with GUCCI is open to all undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate art and design disciplines for those that have graduated between September 2022 - August 2023 (Southern hemisphere graduating after October 2022).The Global Design Graduate Show 2023 is your chance to share your c...

Nordic Region Real Leather. Stay Different. Student Design Competition 2023

30 June 2023
Update - Meet the Category & Overall winner of the Real Leather. Stay Different. 2023 Nordic Student Design Competition! Meet this year's People’s Choice Winner, Emese Fedor. Emese's project celebrates leather’s durability and beauty over time, gaining character and depth with each passing year.Meet our Accessories &...