Hand & Lock Prize for Embroidery 2019 -deadline extended!

Rewarding excellence in embroidery design since 2000

Hand & Lock is looking for creative embroiderers who want to showcase their skills  for a chance to win a top prize of $3500 US and a weekend embroidery course with Hand & Lock.

Established in 2000 to to give new designers, interested in embroidery, the opportunity to showcase their talents and gain vital exposure and experience, The Hand & Lock Prize for Embroidery now attracts entries from all over the world. The prize aims to promote the use of hand embroidered surface embellishment within fashion, costume and soft furnishing.

There are student and open categories for the awards so anyone can enter for a small fee.  If you have embroidery skills in design, arts, surface textiles, fashion, interiors, fibres or textiles, why not register now?

Former winners have gone on to start their own successful businesses, work in the industry for top design houses and even join the team here at Hand & Lock.

The live judging and Prize Giving event is a prestigious international occasion and an important part of the London fashion calendar. The prize-giving event held at the Bishopgate Institute, London, now draws industry professionals, designers and influencers keen to see the latest embroidery talent.

Prize registration now closes 12 April 2019.

For more details about how to enter, click the button below. With just 3 steps, entering the Prize is as easy as 1-2-3…