Varna Free Fashion Awards will be presented for the first time in Varna. They will be given annually not to distinguished and famous artists but to young designers who have achieved excellence in their work.
Varna Free Fashion Awards are aimed at students majoring in Fashion and Fashion Management at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar". Statuettes will be handed out in categories Debut, Avant-garde and Experimental Fashion and Creativity.
Expert jury constituted by fashion journalists and editors, photographers, fashion lecturers, popular designers, owners of boutiques, fashion houses, choreographers, presidents of fashion agencies, top models, etc. All award-winners will receive besides the statuettes certificates of achievement, prizes and the right to participate in the forthcoming edition of Sofia Fashion Week.
Author of the logo of Varna Free Fashion Awards is Georgi Georgiev. The awards have been established at the initiative of Albena Sveshtarova, lecturer of Fashion History at Varna Free Univesity and the entertainment journalist Emo Yalamov.
The first edition of the awards will be held in two parts. The first part will take place on 6 February (Monday). The award ceremony of the winners will be held in Number 1 club on 27 February. The event coincides with the celebration of the On the Glamorous Side rubricbroadcast by BNT2 and BNT World of Varna.