Unfortunately, we are no longer accepting submissions to this year's Out Fashion Vanguard Awards. Check the three designers who made our 2016 short list here and keep sketching, stitching, seaming and sewing!
Have you been dreaming about being the next great fashion designer?
You've concluded that you have the talent and skills, but you just need a way to get your designs out there for the industry to see. Out may be able to help you fulfill that dream, and it's as easy as uploading your portfolio for a chance to make a difference in the world of fashion by winning the Out Fashion Vanguard Awards.
If you win, here's how the whole thing works:
* Three finalists will fly to Los Angeles for the Out Fashion Vanguard Awards in March. * Design and sew a custom piece for the red carpet event. * Meet our secret celebrity judge and fashion designer icon. * One winner will receive the Out Fashion Vanguard Award and have their collection featured in Out Magazine!
Click here to submit your portfolio for the Out Fashion Vanguard Awards.
You can also enter by tagging your original work on Instagram or Twitter using #OutFashionVanguard.