The fifth annual Red Carpet Green Dress competition, which has designers competing to create eco-friendly fashion that will be showcased in front of millions of eyeballs on the
Founded by Suzy Amis
Last year's campaign, which raised $120,000 for MUSE, saw "Skyfall" actress
For the first time, this year's competition will include a menswear component, so designers entering the contest have the option of submitting a sketch of a gown or a tuxedo along with an explanation of how their design would be made sustainably.
That also means that instead of a single winner, as there has been in past years, there will be two -- one for gown design and one for tux design. The selected designers will be paired with an established designer (last year it was
This year's mentoring designer hasn't been revealed yet, but the folks at Red Carpet Green Dress say the announcement will be forthcoming "very soon."
The deadline for entries is Nov. 11, and complete instructions on how to enter are online. The two winning designs will be worn on the red carpet at the 2014 Academy Awards, scheduled for March 2.