Etsy today revealed the finalists of its first-ever Etsy Design Awards, a global competition that recognizes the work of extraordinary creatives from around the world.
Selected from thousands of entries received from around the world, ten exceptional Indian sellers are among the global finalists in the running for the $15,000 USD Grand Prize or one of five category prizes. Global winners will be selected by a panel of internationally recognized tastemakers and entrepreneurs- including fashion designerAnavila Misra, writer and actor Dan Levy, style expert Joe Zee, author & artist Garance Doré, interior designer Sophie Robinson, décor expert Holly Becker and Etsy’s Global Trend Expert Dayna Isom Johnson.
To decide the winners of the inaugural Etsies, judges will be looking at the quality, creativity, utility and “wow” factor of the finalist entries.
Winners will be announced in September 2019.