Winners & Finalists



  • Hong Kong Best Design Award - Aesthesis - The partial hand accessories for amputees by Wendy Wing-Yan Law (Hong Kong)
  • Techstyle Grand Prize – Cair Collective by Amy Yu Chen and Claudia Poh (USA)
  • Sustainability Grand Prize – Heritage Craft Innovation by Christine Lew and Florian Wegenast (UK)
  • Techstyle Special Prize – The Hands Free Mouse by Hunmin Koh (USA)
  • Sustainability Special Prize – Seam Unseam by Naila Al-Thani (UK)


(in alphabetical order of surname):
  • Dominic Co, Wenbin Zhu and Carrie Lan Ge, The University of Hong Kong - Mintissue
  • Heeyoung Kim, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University - Sensory Book
  • Jamela Law, LASALLE College of the Arts - Beeing Human
  • Li Shao and Vera Bai, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University - ThermoCare Blanket
  • Tiffany So and Cherry Man Yee Yip, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology - Sew.we;Sew.eazy
  • Juncheng Wen, Imperial College London and Royal College of Art - MeetWater: Soluble paper towel for hand drying and caring
  • Miu Wong, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University - Interactive Polymeric Optical Fibre (POF) Textile for Footwear Design