Pitti Filati 93: the finalists of Feel the Yarn

Pitti Filati 93
[:it]Pitti Filati 93[:]

There are 10 designers who, thanks to the votes collected on the Feel the Yarn contest web page, will reach the final which will decide the overall winner, elected during Pitti Filati 93, from 28 to 30 June in Fortezza da Basso in Florence. Here the yarn collections for the autumn/winter 2024 season will be presented, designed and produced by the best Italian and international spinning mills.
Whoever wins will have the opportunity to design a capsule collection for F/W 24/25. There will also be many opportunities for visibility offered to the other competitors in the initiative which, for 2023, has chosen “people” as its theme.

Focus on the theme “People”

The participants in the project and the 10 finalists of the 2023 edition, arriving from China, Japan, France, Spain, America, share a passion for the world of knitwear.
Called to create garments that draw inspiration from the “People” theme, the designers were paired with as many partner spinning mills of the brand under whose aegis all the initiatives of the Consorzio Promozione Filati – CPF fall.

Pitti Filati 93: the final phase of the competition

After showing their outfits and “telling” the steps of their experience on the “FTY for New Designers” group and on their Instagram pages, the young creatives met their followers, insiders and knit lovers on a dedicated af hoc page in the competition on the feeltheyarn.it website.
Here it was possible to express the preference for the achievements of the participants.
Based on the numbers collected online – 15,500 preferences over the three days dedicated to voting – the ten selected will access the final phase during the 93rd Pitti Immagine Filati. Then a jury of industry professionals will decide the overall winner.
It will be up to her or him to create a knit capsule collection for the autumn/winter 24/25 season, made with materials supplied by some of Feel the Yarn’s partner spinning mills. All with the advice of Camera Showroom in Milan.

The highlight during Pitti Filati 93

For the 2023 edition, there are also multiple awards for all the finalists, whose garments will be the protagonists of professional shootings published in the 10th issue of Trend Magazine Feel the Yarn entitled “Unconventional” and dedicated to the trends for FW 24.25, created by Elisabetta Scarpini and out at the end of June.
But not only. In fact, all the designers will also have the opportunity to give visibility to their outfits through the Feel the Yarn communication channels, and to exhibit them during Pitti Filati 93 https://filati.pittimmagine.com/on 28, 29 and 30 June coming. During the fair, each creative will also have the opportunity to introduce themselves personally, outlining their training path, the guidelines that identify their style and career goals.