1996 Supreme WOW Award Winner
1996 Silk Section Winner
More about the garment and the designer
One of New Zealand’s most prolific wearable art designers, Susan Holmes has had more than 40 garments selected as finalists in the Competition over the past 30 years and has won numerous awards for her work, including the Supreme WOW Award in 1996. One of her garments, Crest of the Wave, was famously worn by then Prime Minister, Helen Clark, when she made a surprise appearance on the WOW Awards Show stage in 2002.