UPDATE 2: Kate Anderson has been named the Fun, Fearless Female Fashion Designer of the Year by Cosmopolitan Magazine.
UPDATE 1: Australian Fashion Labels' Kate Anderson has been recognised for her exceptional contribution to the fashion industry through her work as Head Designer for Finders Keepers the Label.
After a period of public online voting with nine other contenders in the Fashion Designer category, Anderson has now progressed on to the final three. The winner of the final round of voting will be announced at a luncheon hosted by Cosmopolitan in Sydney on Wednesday November 12.
“It’s surreal to make it to the final three,” says Anderson from New York, where she is currently showcasing her February 2015 range for Finders Keepers. “There’s so much talent and creativity in Australian fashion at the moment. To be appreciated in my field is incredible.”
Australian Fashion Labels also congratulated Keepsake the Label Head Designer, Carmen Dugan, who reached the top ten.
Voting can be accessed at Cosmopolitan's website.
Kate Anderson, head designer of Finders Keepers the Label.
ADELAIDE based Australian Fashion Labels revealed that two of its head designers have been nominated for Cosmopolitan Magazine's Fun Fearless Female 2014 awards.
Read The Lead's earlier feature for an in-depth look at Australian Fashion Labels.
Voting has commenced at Cosmopolitan's Fun Fearless Female page.
Kate Anderson (left) of Finders Keepers and Carmen Dugan (right) of Keepsake.