Events Calendar

A major part of the TexSelect programme is focussed on giving the designers greater experience of exhibiting, presenting and selling their work, interacting with buyers, press, and other industry professionals.  Also receiving mentorship and further training, invaluable hands-on market exposure, and a vital understanding of commercial requirements.

Forthcoming Events

TexSelect London Preview: Prize Judging

3 July 2018

Judging of the TexSelect Prizes for Colour, Fashion, Pattern and Interiors. Judging will also take place for the Marks & Spencer TexSelect Fashion Fabric Award, and NEW for 2018: The Worshipful Company of Woolmen TexSelect Design Innovation Award for Wool in Interiors.

Venue: NOTE: The exhibition is closed on this day to allow judging to take place.

Guy Goodfellow and Jaine McCormack, two of the judges on 2017 Judging Panel

Guy Goodfellow and Jaine McCormack, two of the judges on 2017 Judging Panel

TexSelect London Preview

4 - 5 July 2018

Exhibition showcasing the work of 24 newly graduated and highly skilled textile designers selected for TexSelect 2018. Private event for TexSelect sponsors, press and VIP guests. By invitation only.

Venue: The Triangle Building, Chelsea College of Art & Design, Millbank, London SW1P 4JU (Atterbury Street entrance)

2017 Designers with TexSelect management team

2017 Designers with TexSelect management team

Prize Presentation at Première Vision Designs, Paris

20 September 2018

Presentation of the TexSelect Prizes for Colour, Fashion, Pattern and Interiors. Also the presentation of The Woolmark Company TexSelect Award (note: this award will be judged at Première Vision Designs); the Marks & Spencer TexSelect Fashion Fabric Award; and NEW for 2018: The Worshipful Company of Woolmen TexSelect Design Innovation Award for Wool in Interiors. The presentation takes place at 15.30 (3.30pm). The prize-giving will be followed by a reception for sponsors, press, buyers and guests.

Venue: Première Vision Designs, Hall 5, Première Vision Paris, Parc d'Expositions de Paris-Nord, Villepinte.

Première Vision Designs 2017 - Barbara Kennington, Charlotte Des'Ascoyne (winner of Texprint Fashion Prize), Yuma Koshino (2017 prize presenter)

Première Vision Designs 2017 - Barbara Kennington, Charlotte Des'Ascoyne (winner of Texprint Fashion Prize), Yuma Koshino (2017 prize presenter)

Première Vision Designs, Paris

19 - 21 September 2018

Presentation of the 24 TexSelect star designers' unique collections to international buyers and press - new, creative and innovative textile designs will be exhibited in the renowned 'TexSelect Village'. It is also a great opportunity to commission new works, and to discuss freelance opportunities and possible employment with these exciting and talented young designers.

Venue: Première Vision Designs, Hall 5, Première Vision Paris, Parc d'Expositions de Paris-Nord, Villepinte.

Charles Jeffrey (left) and Roberto Sarti, judging the 2017 The Woolmark Company TexSelect Award, here with winner Rosie Moorman

Charles Jeffrey (left) and Roberto Sarti, judging the 2017 The Woolmark Company TexSelect Award, here with winner Rosie Moorman

Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics

27 - 29 September 2018

TexSelect will present examples of the work of the TexSelect 2018 Award winners. Also the winner of The Woolmark Company TexSelect Award will present his/her collection of exclusive designs in 60% or more Merino wool.

Venue: National Exhibition and Convention Center, Shanghai

Rosie Moorman, winner of 2017 The Woolmark Company Texprint Award, on the Texprint stand at Intertextile Shanghai

Rosie Moorman, winner of 2017 The Woolmark Company Texprint Award, on the Texprint stand at Intertextile Shanghai

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TexSelect is a registered charity, entirely funded by the generous sponsorship of industry, by British charitable foundations, and by individuals connected to the industry. All believe wholeheartedly in supporting the next generation of textile design talent and in encouraging innovation and excellence.

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