fashion-memopad
fashion-memopad

Telva Magazine to Hand Out Awards

Spanish title to honor Frida Giannini and Elio Berhanyer, among others.

MADRID — Spain’s fashion magazine Telva will hand out its annual awards Oct. 24 at the Palacio de Correos, a glassed-in annex hugging City Hall and the city’s hot new party venue. The winners are Gucci creative director Frida Giannini (best international designer); Madrid-based Joaquin Trias, who showed for the first time in Paris earlier this month (best Spain designer); and Elio Berhanyer (lifetime achievement). In addition, the 82-year-old Berhanyer — who shuttered his atelier a year ago after a 50-year run due to the economic crisis here — won the Ministry of Culture’s Nacional de Diseño de Moda award last week that included a $40,000 prize. Royal daughter, the Infanta Elena, is expected at the Telva dinner, a spokesman said.

load comments

ADD A COMMENT

Sign in using your Facebook or Twitter account, or simply type your comment below as a guest by entering your email and name. Your email address will not be shared. Please note that WWD reserves the right to remove profane, distasteful or otherwise inappropriate language.
News from WWD
Newsletters

Sign upSign up for WWD and FN newsletters to receive daily headlines, breaking news alerts and weekly industry wrap-ups.

LatestPublications
getIsArchiveOnly= hasAccess=false hasArchiveAccess=false