Vauxhall Fashion Scout has awarded Hermione de Paula the Merit Award for autumn 10.
The award follows de Paula’s debut as part of Vauxhall Fashion Scout’s Ones To Watch last season.
De Paula has won a full sponsored show to feature her new collection during London Fashion Week.
She follows in the footsteps of William Tempest and David Koma who have all won the award.
De Paula was educated at Central St Martins and graduated with a first class degree in fashion and print. De Paula has worked with the likes of Alexander McQueen, Galliano and Christian Dior. Her luxury ready-to-wear collection features delicate hand painted and collage prints.