Project: Reflection of Blue
Judges Comments: “We chose Rachel for her vision and ambition to progress in the application of her dynamic colour and pattern skills, and her material development, focus, and bravery to pursue her vision."
Award Prize: £500 from New Designers, 1 year free membership to Design Nation plus a Showcase Exhibition at the National Centre for Craft & Design, and 1 year free membership to The Design Trust Business Club plus a comprehensive online benefits package.
Winner’s comment: “I'm thrilled to have won the award. It will be a fantastic opportunity to help me launch my business.”