Dutch designer Thom Barends was awarded the Gold prize and the OA™Special Award last night at REMIX, the International Fur Design competition in Milan. Thom wowed the jury with his sleeveless blanket coat with a grey mink and black finn raccoon oversized collar. The REMIX Silver prize went to Italian designer, Giulia Tesoriere for her colourful mink knitted pullover. Laerke Kolsdscov from Denmark scooped the Bronze award for her intricate mink and leather hand cut dress.
Strong competition for quality mink continues