NEW YORK, Apr 27, 2011/ FW/ — Two of New York’s foremost fashion design schools are facing off at a design contest sponsored by Keds shoes.
With a design competition sponsored by Keds as the battleground, students from the Pratt Institute and the Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT) have been challenged to create a pair of limited edition Keds.
Each school has created 4 designs and the winning team will be featured in Lord & Taylor’s New York City windows this summer. Voting ends on May 5th and winners will be selected on May 10th.
The winning sneakers will be available for purchase on Lordandtaylor.com in July for a limited time and you can view all of the designs and VOTE for your favorite HERE: http://www.lordandtaylor.com/eng/CMS/keds.cfm