Atta, girl! Brooklyn’s own Carrie Parry beat 40 international contenders to receive The Green Fashion Competition’s Category 2 award, plus €15,000 in prize money, at Amsterdam Fashion Week. “It feels amazing to be honored by such a prestigious group whose goals in advancing sustainable fashion are so matched with my own,” Parry says. “Seeing my collection on the runway in Amsterdam and then being named winner has been such a thrill, and I look forward to using the prize money towards continuing to redefine how we approach fashion.” Dutch label Studio JUX snagged the Category 1 award.

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