14th Istanbul international Fabric Design Contest 2019


On March 28, at 11.30 p.m., at Casale di San Pio V, will be held the presentation of the Istanbul Fabric Design contest aimed at supporting young talents by providing a great opportunity for expanding artistry in fabric design for outfits.

The Istanbul Fabric Design contest is organised by ITHIB - Istanbul Textile and Raw Material Exporters’ Association. The contest participants will be asked to create 4 different fabric designs to be produced by the leading textile companies in Turkey and turned into a capsule collection by a fashion designer. The 10 finalists will have a unique opportunity to be part of a glamorous fashion show in Istanbul in October, while the 3 finalist will be awarded EUR 8,500, EUE 4,250, and EUR 2,125 correspondingly.


The application deadline is Wednesday, June 10, 2019. All the participants are asked to submit application through www.fabricdesigncontest.org. Please read carefully the technical requirements here.


20 shortlisted candidates will be published at www.fabricdesigncontest.org to produce physical samples of their fabric designs. The samples will be then delivered to ITKIB General Secretariat by July 1, 2019 for the evaluation to shortlist 10 finalists.


On October 19, 2019, right after the final show, the winners will be announced.



ITKIB General Secretariat

Textile-Leather-Carpet Fairs Department

Çoban Çeşme Mevkii Sanayii Cad. Dış Ticaret Kompleksi B Blok PK:

34196 Yenibosna - Bahcelievler / Istanbul / TURKEY

Tel : +90 212 454 0200