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Deadline December 13th

The right footing: where aspirational style and refinement have equal power to form and function

A leading voice in the new generation of design talent, Paul Andrew cultivated his aesthetic and technical expertise alongside Donna Karan, Calvin Klein, Narciso Rodriguez and the late Alexander McQueen, and launched his eponymous collection of women’s footwear in 2013. In 2016, Salvatore Ferragamo appointed him as Design Director for women’s shoes and then in 2019 Creative Director of all Ferragamo product categories.

Istituto Marangoni Firenze partners with Paul Andrew and presents “The right footing: where aspirational style and refinement have equal power to form and function" contest.

For a chance to be the winner participants are asked to develop 3 footwear designs and 1 other accessory item representing Paul Andrew’s brand, famous for versatile creations, at once daring and pragmatic, balancing luxury with sustainability and environmental consciousness, craftsmanship with the latest material and technological innovations.

The contest offers the opportunity to win scholarships consisting in a deduction amounting to 50% of the tuition fee for the Master in Luxury Accessories Design & Management, starting in February 2022 at Istituto Marangoni FirenzeThe School of Fashion & Art.

Additionally, students enrolled in the Master in Luxury Accessories Design & Management program will take part in the special Mentorship project with Creative Director & Accessories Designer Paul Andrew.

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