Belk is looking to partner with Southern designers again this year in their Showcase competition. Winning designs will be featured in Spring 2014 advertising campaigns and sold at Belk and Belk.com.
This was a wonderful event for many aspiring and established southern designers in the inaugural competition in 2012. You can see the video and check out all winning designers on Belk.com’s page here.
How to enter the competition: (read up here for full Belk info and application)
DESIGNERS: Must currently live in their footprint of Southern states or have a strong connection to the region.
DESIGNS: Winning designs will match their brandâ€™s identity of Modern. Southern. Style. and be appropriate for Spring 2014.
CATEGORIES: Womenâ€™s, Menâ€™s & Kids Apparel, Shoes & Womenâ€™s Accessories
DEADLINE: Enter January 7 through March 1, 2013.
FINALISTS: Finalists will be chosen by Belkâ€™s panel of judges and notified by email on or before April 1, 2013. Finalists will be invited to Charlotte, NC to present to our panel of judges on May 22, 2013.
WINNERS: Showcase winners will be notified by May 31, 2013 and announced on June 12, 2013
Winning designers will have the opportunity to become a Belk vendor partner featured in select Belk stores and on Belk.com.
Winning designs will be featured in our Spring 2014 advertising campaigns and on multiple Belk social media platforms.