Sportswear International magazine is pleased to announce this year’s winners of SIFAs in six categories. Winners were chosen for their vision, design, brand strength and potential. Be sure to check out portraits of our winners in our current Who’s Who 2009.
Three additional editor’s choice award categories have been added and voted on by Sportswear International’s editorial staff.
|Most impressive, saleable, exciting and fashionable collection that is not primarily jeans-based.|
|Most impressive utilization of denim as the primary base fabric in a collection.|
|Strongest interpretation of athletic/casual or street style in a collection.|
|Fred Perrry/Raf Simons||www.fredperry.com||view portrait|
|Most impressive collection and demonstration of emerging trends in non-sneaker footwear.|
|Most impressive collection and demonstration of emerging trends in sneakers.|
|Most impressive, saleable and exciting sportswear collection less than two years old.|
|Editor's choice retail award||[-]|
|In recognition of the brand's unique and innovative store concepts, design and presentation of fashion.|
|Maison Margiela||www.maisonmartinmargiela.com||view portrait|
|Editor's choice E-commerce award||[-]|
|In recognition of the brand's innovative online concept to market and sell fashion.|
|Editor's choice special award||[-]|
|In recognition of the company's outstanding achievements to promote ecological responsibility throughout the years and to implement sustainable production standards.|