Today is the last day of our campaign, so ladies, place your bids! 100% of the money raised from The Sweatshirt Challenge will go to each designer's chosen charity.
Fashion designer Matthew Williamson says:
“I liked the idea of adding this heavily embellished neckline - it’s a simple touch which adds a lot of impact. I took the time to source some fabulous beads, tassels and materials. First I sketched out a rough drawing of the jewelled neckline- making a note of the bead and sequin placement, then secured the details in place.”
Matthew’s chosen charity: Women for Women International
Rossella Jardini, Creative Director of Moschino, says:
“I loved this project. To customise the sweatshirt we cut off the hem and cuffs to give a more cropped shape, then printed the Moschino logo on the front and threaded a scarf through the neckline to make a pussy bow. We added sparkle by embellishing with the iconic Moschino ‘peace’ symbol and rhinestones.”
Moschino’s chosen charity: Friends of St Michaels, Uganda
Fashion designer Michael van der Ham says:
"I wanted to mix some of my signature prints together as a collage onto the sweatshirt. I used hand painted brushstroke patterns that were then scanned in and collaged digitally on the front."
Michael’s chosen charity: Cancer Research UK
Suno Designer Erin Beatty says:
"We wanted to achieve the look of layering in a simple and effortless way. Adding shirt cuffs to the sleeves dresses up such a casual sweatshirt and we loved the idea of applying this graphic embroidery from our Fall 2013 collection over the body. This can be easily replicated with other contrasting fabrics or prints by cutting out a pattern of your choice, placing the fabric over the sweatshirt, and securing with a decorative blanket stitch."
Suno’s chosen charity: The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust