Fashion

By golly, by johnny!

Tuesday, 30th June 2015by culture HQ
In an announcement cementing it's status as one of the countries brightest young sartorial stars, DHL have announced local label by johnny. as their 2015 DHL Express Fashion Export Scholarship recipient!

DESIGNER JOHNNY SCHEMBRI HAS WALKED AWAY WITH TOP HONOURS IN 2015’S HOTLY ANTICIPATED COMPETITION, AND JOINS THE RANKS OF PAST DHL EXPRESS FASHION EXPORT SCHOLARSHIP WINNERS (AND CULTURE MAG FAVES!) SUCH AS MICHAEL LO SORDO, WE ARE HANDSOME AND BEC & BRIDGE.

 

The scholarship is designed to assist upcoming fashion talents take their talents to the worldwide area, and grow their businesses overseas. Through his success, Johnny has won $10,000 of international freight, mentorships with IMG Fashion and DHL Express and a trip to New York Fashion Week – what a way to burst onto the worldwide stage, huh!

Already beloved by local street style stars and celebrities alike, Johnny is thrilled to have the opportunity to take by johnny to new heights (and we’re not just talking hemlines). “Over the last six years I’ve worked so hard with my team to create a strong foundation in the Australian marketplace –and I am so grateful to the local buyers, stockists, and supporters here for making it all possible –but I am beyond excited to be given this stepping stone to the global market by DHL Express and IMG Fashion,” he says of the accomplishment. “I can’t wait to start working with them to take by johnny from the streets of Sydney and Melbourne to the footpaths of New York and LA.”

And we for one can’t wait to see it. Congratulations Johnny and the rest of the clever creatives comprising the by johnny label!


Tuesday, 30th June 2015by culture HQ