This January with the roll out of anticipated new series’ on Netflix comes one to appease the fashion world.
The first fashion competition to come to the platform. With the aim to find the next “household name in fashion”. Next in Fashion, which debuts on Netflix January 29th follows up and coming designers on their rise to the top.
Hosted by dynamic duo, Tan France and Alexa Chung. France of course, most well-known for being the selective, yet talented stylist on Queer Eye. Chung has been a mainstay in the fashion crowd for years. She has done everything from It Girl, to model, to writer and now has her very own successful eponymous fashion line. It’s clear that in addition to their impeccable and enviable style, France and Chung make for a charming and clever team to host the show. Both witty and charismatic, their chemistry shines through in the recently released trailer.
The grand prize of $250 000 will be awarded by Net-a-Porter, along with the opportunity to retail their designs on the luxury e commerce site. A rotating panel of judges includes designers, models and Instagram Director of Brand Partnerships, Eva Chen will decide who stays and who goes. Each week, for ten episodes, the eighteen contestants will be tasked with fashion-related challenges and will be voted off by the judges until one is left standing.
While the contestants may not be household names just yet, they all come with impressive resumes in the industry. From those who have worked on the design teams of major labels such as Alexander Wang and Stella McCarney, to those who have styled A-List celebrities. Next in Fashion aims to elevate them to the next step in their already blossoming careers.
A trailer has just been released and a dedicated Instagram account has been sharing content from the show since the Spring. Which, if nothing else, shows us there’s plenty of style inspiration to feast our eyes on care of Alexa Chung who has been styled, by Danielle Goldberg in the likes of Richard Quinn and vintage Versace. There’s even a few spoilers of the runway designs from the undiscovered designers! Save the date for January 29th to find out who will be… Next in Fashion.
Watch the trailer below:
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