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Ryukyu Shimpo newspaper and the Okinawa Prefecture Local Arts & Handicrafts Promotion Association are planning to hold the 1st Okinawa Fashion Design Contest. The contest will be held in order to promote the development of local products and inspire the local young people to dedicate their talents to improving Okinawan industry.
Fashion Design Contest scheduled
Date Posted: 1998-08-07
The slogan of the contest is "Fly now, Okinawa!" Anyone living in the prefecture is eligible to participate. The constants are required to create original new products by using Okinawan dyed fabrics.
The design should be drawn on a B4 (11 by 17") size paper, colored, as seen from front and back. In addition, the design as seen from any angle the contestant likes should be drawn on two similar size sheets of paper. The contestants name and address must be written on the back.
The deadline is Aug. 24, at 5 p.m., and the designs must be sent to Ryukyu Shimpo Newspaper, 3f, 1-10-3 Izumizaki, Naha City. Based on the designs, the organizing committee will the invite those whose designs are selected for the finals to actually complete the items by Oct. 16.