Emerging Talent
Voting Ballot

Voting opened on September 19th at 12am CDT and closes on October 3rd at 6pm CDT. Cast your vote today!

One vote per person. 


The Nominees

Atelier Savas
Bela begonias
Gilkey Co.
Lily Guilder

Learn more about the nominees by visiting the Nominees page HERE.


As a reminder, the four nominees were the top four submissions with the most votes who also complied with the Nominee Eligibility Requirements, which were as follows: 

Nominee Eligibility Requirements

This award will be presented to an individual whose brand has been in business for less than five years and has produced at least one collection or product line. This individual must show exceptional promise within their area of the fashion industry. Example qualifications include innovation in design, attention to construction and commitment to their brand’s long-term growth. Womenswear, Menswear, Accessory and Childrenswear brands are eligible.


Voting Terms and Conditions

Following the close of the Public Voting Period (on October 3rd, 2017), the nominee with the highest number of votes will be considered the winner of the NFA Honors Emerging Talent Award. The winner will be announced on November 16th, at the NFA Honors awards ceremony.  

When submitting your ONE vote you are asked to provide some personal information such as your first and last name and email address. We intend to use this information to ensure that each participant using the form submits only one vote, and to keep voters informed of the remainder of the process.  We reserve the right to (i) terminate any vote that fails to include the required information, (ii) terminate any nomination that does not fit into the Nominee Eligibility requirements or for any reason in our sole discretion, and (iii) select our own nominees in our sole discretion including NFA Board Members.

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After reading the Nominee Eligibility Requirements and Terms and Conditions, please complete the form below to enter your ONE VOTE for the NFA Emerging Talent Award. 

Your Name *
Your Name
From the list of nominees for the NFA Honors Emerging Talent Award, please select one brand as your vote to win the award.
Emerging Talent Nominees (Please select one) *

If you have any issues submitting your vote, please contact the Nashville Fashion Alliance at info@nashvillefashionalliance.com. We will respond within 48 hours. 

Head back to the NFA Honors homepage here