11/07/2013 20:41 BST | Updated 22/05/2015 10:12 BST

Dorchester Collection Fashion Prize 2013

Dorchester Collection Fashion Prize supports emerging fashion talent in the UK, France, Italy, Switzerland and the US offering designers the chance to show their collection in one its hotels. Think fashion fabulous, think luxe location and a £25,000 prize. Wowza.

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Applications for the 2013 Dorchester Collection Fashion Prize are open until 31 May so there's still time to enter. This year's UK judges are Daniella Helayel, Caroline Issa, Stephen Jones, Nicholas Oakwell, Rupert Sanderson and Stephen Webster.

The grand final will be on 29 October 2013 at The Dorchester in London where, along with the £25,000 prize, the winner will receive a two night stay at a Dorchester Collection hotel AND the prospect of one-to-one mentoring from a selection of the judges. Now THIS is a competition.

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