You are Fashion!
About ten years ago, people started talking about the Swedish "Fashion Wonder". According to Sweden.Se opinions differ as to what this actually means. Is it a reference to Acne's fairytale success, to the huge quantities of clothing that H&M sells worldwide, or to artistic, avant-garde fashion? One thing is clear, to the Swedish Fashion industry, everyone is Fashion! In order for you to find out for yourself you can now win one week in Sweden, all inclusive! You will be given the opportunity to meet prominent members of the Swedish Fashion industry and make up your own mind as to why Sweden is a "Fashion Wonder".
As Yvan Rodic, a fashion blogger and photographer based in London says "Sweden is the only country that has created a unique fashion aesthetic that's recognizable around the world".
The Embassy of Sweden, the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Sweden as well as important parts of the Swedish Fashion Industry will support this competition and will all contribute to the program designed for the winner. Upon return the winner will write articles on the visit and the Swedish Fashion Industry to be published in Thai media.
To apply, please send the following to the Embassy's of Sweden email address (see below) no later than 31 May 2013 (2556) and mark the email "You are Fashion!":
1. A CV
2. A text on what interests you about Swedish Fashion. (It should be approximately 500 words and in English, please.) To inspire you to write, here is a link to the Fashion pages of the webpage Sweden.Se:
The winner will be announced on 30 June 2013 (2556), right here on our website!
Best of luck!