TIME: Friday, 27 October 2017 - 21:30
LOCATION: HALL 2
Born in Alberta and based in Toronto, Sid Neigum was educated at the fashion institute of technology in New York and interned at Yigal Azrouël.
Sid approaches fashion with the precision and reasoning of a mathematician. Applying modular origami and packaging design, his signature designs are respectively maximal and minimal.
Since debuting in March 2011, Sid Neigum has experienced unprecedented growth and received numerous accolades, including the tfi new labels award, the Mercedes-Benz start up award, and the Swarovski award for emerging talent.
Having won every major national competition for emerging fashion designers, Sid Neigum has set his sights internationally. In 2015, he was selected for the British fashion council’s next in line exhibition, and Milano unica’s on stage exhibition sponsored by the Woolmark company. This season, he will show at London fashion week as the winner of DHL exported.