Congratulations to the winner of the L’Oreal Professional Young Design Talent Award: Erin Hawkes who was presented with her prize by Stephanie Reiff, Marketing Director of L’Oreal Professional. First runner-up was Alan Lee whose prize was presented by Jenny Packham. The second runner-up was Serena Gili, her prize was presented design duo Palmer Harding.
The judges were Livia Firth, Lulu Kennedy, Christopher Shannon, Kay Barron, Corrie Nielsen, Head of College Jane Rapley, BA Course Leader Willie Walters and L’Oreal Professional Stylist Andrew Mulvenna.
At the 7 o’clock show, the front row included Suzy Menkes, Sarah Mower, Melanie Rickey, Colin McDowell, Tim Blanks and Francesca Burns. Ex-CSM designers attending included Stephen Jones, David Koma, Gareth Pugh and Celia Birtwell.