Created in Birmingham the Midlands Fashion Awards (MFA) celebrates and rewards fashion, creativity, providing emerging designers across Birmingham and the Midlands with the opportunity to showcase their talent.
BackgroundRose Perkins is the designer for FashionSistasuk. FashionSistas is a unique pop up boutique that creates one off, one of a kind garments for Sistas & Mistas. Rose walked into fashion by accident after an adverse situation where she was robbed of all her belongings she became a shopaholic. To heal & break that addiction she decided to donate clothing to local charities and upcycle the rest. When she wore these by hand upcycled garments she received a great response to her designs and decided join a local sewing to take it to the next level. Her hard work paid off and the rest is history she has won several awards and was 2nd place runner up in the Independent Designer category at the in 2015. Rose has showcased on a global level and has seen her collection at various fashion weeks such as: London, Hollywood, Dubai, Portugal, Greece, Paris & Ibiza. She is now very well known for her edgy costumes & bikini designs. She also is now giving back to her community by offering her knowledge and expertise to 2 charities in a retail & fashion mentor capacity.