The jury, chaired by Olga Nieścier, awared one grand prize and two 2nd prizes. Statuette of Re-Kreator 2012 and grand prize 15 000 zloty went to Karen Jessen for “Acts of Rebellion”. Her collection represents an act of rebellion against the throw- away mentality and worldwide injustice within fashion industry. Therefore she specialized in reusing old and expandable materials. By employing newly developed artisanal techniques Jeans, T-shirts and olde leather sofas have been given a second life.
1st second prize funded by eco-cosmetics company Pat&Rub went to Veronika Kostkova for collection “Between”. And second one by RE-ACT Foundation went to Agnieszka Zdonek . Her collection was inspired by antique Greek ceramics.
The Final Gala began with a special show of Ricardo Ramos, who was awarded in Re-Act Fashion 2011. His collection “ Santas” was inspired by the textile heritage of the indigenous population of Colombia.
Next point of evening was also a show of Fair Trade collection, organized by Polska Zielona Sieć.
The key point of the evening was special show of last year winner of Re-Act Fashion – Andrea Pojezdalova. Her collection “Recovery” consist of used clothes collected during the last year. Again she astonished the whole publicity by her unique collection.
Re-Act Fashion opened eco-friendly weekend in Lodz. During the whole weekend held here WearFair fair organized by Polska Zielona Sieć and Organic Food Fair NATURA FOOD and beECO Fair organized by MTŁ in Lodz.