Third year BA (hons) Textile Student Lucy Downes is one of ten international winners of the Who’s Next Paris/ WGSN / Arts Thread Competition – The Future of Fashion young designers 2013.

Lucy has been selected from over 60 International universities/colleges and competition judges included : Phillippe Corbin founder and designer of Leon & Harper, Helen Hanum from Fenwick, Bruno Collins editor-in-chief at WAD, Dazed & Confused’s features editor Dean Mayo Davies and Hannah White Publisher of Fashion Monitor.

Lucy along with the other 9 winners, will get to show her collection of sportswear promoting her print at the  WHO’S NEXT PRÊT-À-PORTER PARIS, fashion show along with a static exhibition taking place from the 6th-9th July 2013.