Cloth & Company's Emerging Designer contest sold exclusively on Bed Bath & Beyond on October 10th. It's Cloth & Company's first Emerging Designer Collection featuring, Lauren Bencivengo, the 23 year old winner of the 2017 competition held at Dwell on Design. The 24 piece collection was chosen by a team of esteemed judges including Cloth & Company founders, Christiane Lemieux, Meganne Wecker, Michael Lawrence Bullard, Jamie Derringer (Design Milk) and John Merritt, Design Director from Bed Bath & Beyond.
The Emerging Designer competition is an annual program open for design students or recent graduates. It is part of a partnership with Bed Bath & Beyond to uncover some of the country's most innovative emerging designers, giving them a platform to develop and bring to market unique, high quality collections.