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Finnish fashion designers won top prize at Hyères International Fashion Festival

At the 27th Hyères International Fashion Festival, the fashion designers from Finland have won the top fashion prize. It is the biggest honor for the Finish fashion designers and they got super excited.

As per the reports, the top fashion design prize for the event was awarded to the top three Finnish fashion designers – Elina Laitinen, Siiri Raasakka and Tiia Siren. The event was held in the south of France, the hub for the fashion activities. It lasted from 27th April to 30th April 2012. The awards were conferred to the fashion designers on Sunday. Post the ten finalists’s presentation for their fashion collections at the show, the international jury comprising of Japanese designer Yohji Yamamoto (head judge) and others zeroed in the Finnish fashion designers for their brilliant designs for the menswear collections. Their designs were rated as the colorful futuristic styling.

The top prize worth was €15,000 and it was awarded to the top three Finnish designers.