Miami Student Wins Unfortunately Named Fashion Competition

Gohar Rajabzadeh, a student at Miami International University of Art & Design's fashion program, was named the winner of the Humane Society's punnily named Cool vs Cruel fashion design competition with her animal friendly faux fur coat. As part of the prize she'll win a trip to New York and a week long internship with a designer. The judging panel was headed by some reality tv folk like America's Next Top Model photog Nigel Baker and Project Runway reject Suede, but also included some bonafide fashion stars like Victoria Bartlett, Charlotte Ronson, Betsey Johnson and Mickey Boardman.

--Kyle Munzenrieder

We use cookies to collect and analyze information on site performance and usage, and to enhance and customize content and advertisements. By clicking 'X' or continuing to use the site, you agree to allow cookies to be placed. To find out more, visit our cookies policy and our privacy policy.

Newsletters

All-access pass to the top stories, events and offers around town.

  • Top Stories
    Send: