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India heat, SDC International Design Competition-2019. Theme: Colour and Nature

Date: 09 August 2019 8:00am - 4:00pm

Location: Intertek India Pvt Ltd G3, Ground Floor, Akruti Corporate Park, LBS Marg, Opp: Naval Civilian Housing Colony, Kanjurmarg West, MMRDA Colony, Ambedkar Nagar, Kanjurmarg West, Bhandup West, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400079

Contact: Ms. Mamta Thapar Email: Handphone :+918291278282

India heats of SDC International Design Competition – 2019

Theme: Colour and Nature.

First launched in 2002, the SDC International Design Competition is our annual flagship competition, open to students in 14 countries.  The competition attracts hundreds of entries worldwide, and previous winners have gone on to major success in the fashion and textile industry.

The SDC India encourage the creative and inspired use of colour in fashion and textile design and is a recognised and committed sponsor of young designers.

Heats are held in each of the participating countries, with the finalists coming together for the grand finale  from 29th November to 3rd December 2019 (final dates may be subject to change ) at Xiamen Academy of Arts & Design, Fuzhou University, China.  The students compete for the coveted Veronica Bell Trophy, £1000 cash prize and a trip to the grand finale, a prestigious event which will be held late 2019.

The last date of submission design board (hard copy by courier/post) is  Monday 5th August 2019 .Design boards to be sent to SDC International India Pvt Ltd,Unit No 27,Lodha Boulevard Commercial Premises Co.Op Society Ltd, Majiwade,Opp Eastern Express Highway,Thane West,Thane : 400601.  Final Judging will take place in Mumbai on Friday 9th August 2019, at Intertek Laboratories(near Kanjurmarg station) in their conference room announcement of the winner of India heat of the IDC 2019 will be done on Friday 9th August 2019.

International Design Competition Finale may take place from 29th November to 3rd  December 2019 (final dates may be subject to change ).

SDC is delighted to announce that Archroma is our major sponsor for the 2019 competition. The links to The Color Atlas by Archroma® are key to both the competition theme and the accompanying educational package.

Group Entries for this competition is strictly not allowed ( one entry per student only).

Competition brief:


Entry form to be filled by course leader:
(Note: All entries must be submitted by the relevant course tutor/ leader, not the student.)

For more details: Contact India coordinator  Ms. Mamta Thapar, Email:

Group Entries for this competition is strictly not allowed. Entry form is attached with this mail.

For more details:

Contact India coordinator Ms. Mamta Thapar. Email:


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