The Glossy Fashion Awards recognize the companies transforming the fashion industry.

In 2020, we announced the first-ever list of Glossy Fashion Awards winners, which included ShopStyle, Stuart Weitzman, Frame, The Knot and more. You can learn more about each winning submission here and revisit the full announcement here.

Interested in entering this year? Sign up below to receive reminders about deadlines. To access everything you’ll need to join the ranks of our past winners, download our entry kit.

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Key Dates

  • Regular Deadline: Mar 5, 2021
    $549 per entry
  • Last Chance Deadline: Apr 2, 2021
    $699 per entry
  • Shortlist Announcement: May 4, 2021

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Categories

    • Best Influencer Partnership

      Awarding an influencer partnership that has most successfully achieved campaign goals.

    • Best Brand Collaboration

      Awarding a collaboration (brand x brand or brand x agency) that has most successfully achieved campaign goals.

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      Best Digital Event Series

      Awarding the best execution of a digital event series that served as an extension of the brand.

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      Best Use of TikTok

      Awarding a TikTok strategy that most successfully achieved goals.

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      Best Use of Instagram

      Awarding an Instagram strategy (Shop, Live, Stories) that most successfully achieved goals.

    • Best Use of Video

      Awarding a video strategy that most effectively drove audience engagement for a fashion brand.

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      Best Use of Technology

      Awarding a brand whose use of new technology has most significantly enhanced the customer experience. Note: One winner will be selected, by Glossy, from those submissions to this category in both the Glossy Fashion and Glossy Beauty Awards.

    • Best Product, Category or Sub-Brand Launch Campaign

      Awarding a launch campaign that successfully generated buzz and audience engagement around a new product.

    • Best E-Commerce Experience

      Awarding the e-commerce strategy that has successfully driven revenue and/or engagement for a fashion brand.

    • Best Omnichannel Experience

      Awarding the brand that has provided the most cohesive and on brand experience for customers across channels.

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      Best Strategy Pivot

      Awarding the strategy that, following changes due to external factors, was able to successfully deliver desired goals.

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      Best Resale Site

      Awarding the resale site that has most consistently met or exceeded set goals and has gained a core following.

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      Most Inclusive Brand

      Awarding the fashion brand with the best offerings for everyone.

    • Best Sustainability Initiative

      Awarding an initiative that was successful in decreasing a company’s carbon footprint through eco-friendly products or mission-driven marketing.

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      Best CSR Initiative

      Awarding the CSR initiative that was most successful in acknowledging a company’s environmental or social impact and working to offset it.

    • Best Subscription/Membership Program

      Awarding a paid subscription/membership program that has successfully increased revenue and/or enhanced audience engagement.

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      Best Fashion Marketplace

      Awarding the fashion marketplace which has best supported the sales and exposure goals of both startup and established fashion brands.

    • Best Breakthrough Startup

      Awarding the emerging fashion brand that has successfully established a core following in the industry.

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      Founder of the Year

      Awarding the founder that has best displayed excellence through outstanding and inspired work at their company.

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      Fashion Retailer of the Year

      Awarding the retailer that has most consistently met or exceeded set goals.

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      Fashion Brand of the Year

      Awarding the brand that has most consistently met or exceeded set goals.

Judges

  • Kristy Caylor

    CO-FOUNDER, CEO

    FOR DAYS

  • Marissa Finell

    DIRECTOR, DIGITAL & CRM

    BA&SH

  • Sarah Flint

    FOUNDER, CREATIVE DIRECTOR & EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN

    SARAH FLINT

  • Patrick Herning

    FOUNDER, CEO

    11 HONORÉ

  • Heidi Jessop Maund

    DIRECTOR, DIGITAL MARKETING

    VERONICA BEARD

  • Mary Alice Malone

    FOUNDER, CREATIVE DIRECTOR

    Malone Souliers

  • James Miller

    CEO

    THE COLLECTED GROUP

  • Nicole Miller

    FOUNDER, DESIGNER

    NICOLE MILLER

  • Betsy Seale

    VP, E-COMMERCE

    FRANCES VALENTINE

  • Erik Torstensson

    CO-FOUNDER

    FRAME

  • Jennifer Zuccarini

    FOUNDER

    FLEUR DU MAL

Judging Criteria

The judges will be looking for companies or campaigns that can clearly demonstrate success over the past 12 months. We suggest providing evidence to substantiate your entries including, but not limited to, metrics around KPIs, creative assets, links to your work or other items you feel speak to the quality of your submission. Judges will also consider the structure, presentation, and clarity of each entry.

Each section of the entry will be scored based on the following criteria:
- Creativity
- Innovative thinking
- Consumer value
- Results related to KPIs

Entries should relate to business conducted over the last year. Interested in becoming a judge? Submit your information here.

The Judging Process

- Judges score each question within the entry form based on our criteria.
- These are then combined to create an overall score for each entry.
- All judges' scores are totaled.
- Judges meet to discuss entries and then agree on the category winner.

Confidentiality

All material will remain confidential to the judges, who are required to sign a non-disclosure agreement. Winning case studies may be used in post-event materials to promote best practices. Permission will be sought from entrants before publishing.

Contact

For more information or judging opportunities, contact our awards team.
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