Lindenwood University fashion design graduate Dragana Jovic was named the top prize winner of Bakers’ “Project: Design!”competition during St. Louis Fashion Week. She was selected as recipient of the $30,000 prize package by a panel of judges from among six designers invited to show their collections during the event.
Jovic will receive a professional website designed to showcase her line, created by 963Collective’s creative and technical team, Christopher Rubin de la Borbolla and Jen Rieger. Her collection will also be professionally photographed featuring top models from NEXT and Mother Model Management. Lastly, she will receive a Project Runway limited edition computerized sewing and embroidery machine and a fashion rolling bag.
Jovic also took top honors in Lindenwood’s 12th Annual Student Fashion Show, “Moda Metropolis, in May. She currently designs under the Jelek label.