London College Of Fashion Powerpuff Girls Fashion Winners Announced

London School Of Fashion The Powerpuff Girls Cartoon Network UK Winners

London College Of Fashion Powerpuff Girls Fashion Winners Announced

Cartoon Network UK and the London College of Fashion has announced the winning fashion students for its special Powerpuff Girls fashion showcase which was held at Somerset House last Friday (15th February). The showcase was held on the first day of London Fashion Week (15th to 19th February).

Third year students Cara Edden and Hana Hussein won the £3,000 cash first prize, the winning design was chosen as it “encapsulated the ethos of The Powerpuff Girls through strong contrasts of silhouettes and exaggerated layers”.

A second prize of £1,500 was awarded to Laura Ubeda, Angelo La Barbera, Sofia Marino and Olivia Rubens for being able to represent each of the Powerpuff Girls’ personalities through the use of textiles, prints and fabrics.

A third prize of £1,000 went to Tony Lee, Faye Arguelles, Polina Gorkovenko and Thanakhom Sittiarttakorn for their use of design techniques including 3D embroidery, laser-cut etching and digital printing.

Each entry was reviewed by an expert judging panel, which included fashion influencer, Nathalie Ballout, a style writer, a representative from one of the UK’s biggest fashion retailers, Jessica Saunders – the Programme Director at London College of Fashion and Leila Loumi, the International Licensing Director of Softlines and Health & Beauty at Cartoon Network Enterprises.

While talking about the winners of the Powerpuff Girls fashion showcase, Cartoon Network’s Leila Loumi said:

“The students were inspired by The Powerpuff Girls’ positivity and attitude, and we, the judges, were inspired by the students’ vision and innate ability to take an iconic brand and create something completely new. The future of British fashion is very bright indeed.”

More info about the Cartoon Network UK/London College Of Fashion collaboration on the link below:

New York Toy Fair 2019 Playmates Toys Announces New Ben 10 Toys

New York Toy Fair 2019 Playmates Toys Announces New Ben 10 Toys

New York Toy Fair 2019 Playmates Toys Announces New Ben 10 Toys

Today (15th February), Playmates Toys, the master toy partner of Cartoon Network’s Ben 10 has announced some new toys based on the popular animated series. In 2019, Playmates Toys will be launching a new assortment of action figures, new role-play items inspired by the alien transforming watch-like device – the Omnitrix and new Micro Playsets. The new toys were announced ahead of New York Toy Fair which will open its doors tomorrow (Saturday 16th February) and will run until Tuesday 19th February, the toys will be on display at Playmates Toys booth (Booth Number: #2465) at the convention.

The highly detailed and articulated action figure product range will seen some new additions in 2019, with characters from the show’s third season. Also, the brand new Alien World Micro Playsets are two toys in one, with the ability to transform from playset mode into a wearable Omnitrix. The other addition to Ben 10’s 2019 toy range is the Alien Game Omnitrix, which features a LCD screen and four different game play modes.

Excerpt From The Playmates Toys Press Release: Playmates Toys Brings Action And Collectability To Its 2019 Product Lines

Playmates Toys will display its 2019 brand portfolio during the North American International Toy Fair, which includes expanded product lines based on popular animated series, as well as all-new brand introductions. As the master toy partner for both Nickelodeon’s Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and Cartoon Network’s Ben 10, Playmates Toys will display all-new expansive product offerings for both hit entertainment properties. Playmates Toys will also showcase Super G, a new outdoor flying brand, and Pop Tops, a fun line of collectible figures. The product lines will be on display in the Playmates Toys booth, #2465, at Toy Fair from February 16-19, 2019.

“We love showcasing our portfolio at Toy Fair each year, and we are excited to introduce our dedicated fans to our exceptional new products in the Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and Ben 10 toy lines,” said Karl Aaronian, Senior Vice President of Marketing, Playmates Toys. “At Playmates Toys, we are always striving to create innovative products, and with the brand-new Super G and Pop Tops product lines, kids will be able to engage in unique, imaginative play.”

Ben 10

As the global master toy partner for Cartoon Network’s hit Ben 10 animated series, Playmates Toys is expanding its toy line in 2019 to include an all new assortment of action figures, new Omnitrix inspired role-play and Micro Playsets.

The highly detailed and articulated Action Figure Assortment grows in 2019 to include figures based on season three of the animated series. The all-new Alien World Micro Playsets are two toys in one, transforming from playset mode into a wearable Omnitrix! And finally, the Alien Game Omnitrix, featuring an LCD screen, brings characters to life with four different game play modes, allowing kids to enter a world full of alien superpowers.

About Playmates Toys

With a history of over 50 years, Playmates Toys is today among the most well-respected and innovative marketing and distribution companies in the global toy industry with a proven history in the creation of imaginative products as well as the development and management of profitable, long-term brand franchises. Key brands include Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Ben 10, Super G, Pop Tops and more. From its offices in Hong Kong and California, Playmates designs, develops, markets and distributes its products in over 60 countries worldwide. For more information, visit

About Cartoon Network Enterprises

Cartoon Network is Turner’s global entertainment brand and the # 1 animation network in the U.S., offering the best in original content for kids and families with such hits as, Adventure Time, The Powerpuff Girls, Steven Universe, We Bare Bears and The Amazing World of Gumball. Seen in 192 countries and over 400 million homes, Cartoon Network inspires the next generation of creators and innovators by engaging its audience at the intersection of creativity and technology. Its award-winning pro-social initiative, Stop Bullying: Speak Up is an acknowledged and often used resource for kids and adults looking for tools that can assist in dealing with the ongoing issue of bullying.

Turner, a WarnerMedia company, is a global entertainment, sports and news company that creates premium content and delivers exceptional experiences to fans whenever and wherever they consume content. These efforts are fueled by data-driven insights and industry-leading technology. Turner owns and operates some of the most valuable brands in the world, including Adult Swim, Bleacher Report, Boomerang, Cartoon Network, CNN, ELEAGUE, FilmStruck, Great Big Story, HLN, iStreamPlanet, TBS, Turner Classic Movies (TCM), TNT, truTV and Turner Sports.

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Cartoon Network UK Collaborates With London College Of Fashion To Create Powerpuff Girls Fashion Items For London Fashion Week

Cartoon Network UK Collaborates With London College Of Fashion To Create Powerpuff Girls Fashion Items For London Fashion Week

Cartoon Network UK Collaborates With London College Of Fashion To Create Powerpuff Girls Fashion Items For London Fashion Week

Cartoon Network UK has announced a new collaboration with the London College of Fashion, student designers at the college are given the chance to create a Powerpuff Girls inspired statement outfit for the autumn/winter 2019 season and for London Fashion Week which starts tomorrow (15th February) and ends on Tuesday 19th February. The fashion items will incorporate the animated show’s message of fearlessness, determination and positivity and also the season’s current fashion trends.

15 groups of two to three students have already been chosen to create a brand new signature couture item. A shortlist of eight groups have now been chosen to have their garments manufactured and showcased at an event at Somerset House in London tomorrow (15th February).

A panel of judges including Jessica Saunders – the programme director for the Fashion Programme in the School of Design and Technology at London College of Fashion, UAL (University of the Arts London) and Leila Loumi – the international licensing director of softlines and health and beauty at Cartoon Network Enterprises will choose a first, second and third place winner and will award money to each group.

Commenting on the London College of Fashion collaboration, Cartoon Network Enterprises’ Leila Loumi made this statement:

“The original ambassadors of girl power, The Powerpuff Girls continue to lead from the front and inspire young women with their unique brand of fearlessness, determination and positivity. The property has found a very natural home at the heart of modern catwalk culture as style-savvy millennials seek out labels that resonate with their values. We are very excited to see how Britain’s future generation of designers interpret The Powerpuff Girls creating new collections that ensure that its social and cultural relevance endures.”,1067824.html