The Glitz Style Awards 2018 has opened nominations for various categories of the prestigious award ceremony which celebrates individuals who are setting trends in the fashion industry.
The call for entries began Tuesday, June 12 and will end on Sunday, July 15, ahead of the main event on Saturday, September 1 at the Movenpick Hotel in Accra.
Categories for the fourth (4th) edition of this year’s Glitz Style Awards are:
Red Carpet Designer of the Year
Most innovative designer whose outfits have graced various red carpet shows and have received many positive reviews on their quality of style and design.
Model of the Year
A model (male or female) who under the year of review, has been a strong force in the modelling industry and is making a remarkable impact on the Ghanaian/international fashion scene.
Style Influencer of the Year (Africa)
An individual who is a style inspiration to many, sets trends and has a great impact on the fashion industry with their individual style.
Movie personality of the Year
An actor/actress who captures attention with his/her stunning fashion and style choices regardless of event or occasion.
Glitz Africa Magazine Style Icon – (Not public voting)
An individual who embodies the spirit of the city and is an international ambassador for Accra as a creative fashion capital
African Designer of the Year
An internationally acclaimed designer who has influenced the direction of fashion across borders.
Artiste of the year
An individual who captures attention with stunning fashion and style choices on stage, on and off screen.
Emerging Designer of the Year
An innovative designer who is emerging as an influential force in the Ghanaian fashion industry.
Business Leader of the Year (Honourary)
A business or corporate personality who embodies the spirit of fashion and style.
Fashion Blogger of the Year (Africa)
A fashion blogger who portrays consistency, originality of content, user engagement and blog popularity with a sense of professionalism.
Best Dressed Celebrity on the Red Carpet
An individual whose regalia on the red carpet consistently captures attention due to his/her exquisite style and sense of fashion.
Fashion Photographer of the Year
A fashion photographer who demonstrates a fresh eye for images with impact, originality and creativity; as well as one who creates beautiful images showing how fashion is more than just clothing, but a true medium of art.
Media Personality of the Year
A practicing media personality who has a unique sense of style and carries him/herself in the spirit of fashion and style.
Makeup Artist of the Year
A makeup artist whose skill and professional contribution has made recognizable impact in the beauty and fashion industry.
Stylist of the Year
An individual with the ability to put together outfits which perfectly suits an occasion or event.
Accessory Designer of the Year
A craftsperson whose works have exquisitely complemented the looks of many outfits under the year of review.
Menswear Designer of the Year
A designer who has displayed a master touch in the clothing of gentlemen.
Womenswear Designer of the Year
A designer who has carved a niche for himself/herself with respect to women’s designs and clothing.
Social Media Style Influencer of the Year
An individual who shows passion for promoting fashion and style through social media.
Organisers entreat prospective entrants to send nominations to firstname.lastname@example.org
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