Sportswear International magazine is set to reveal the worthy winners of its annual Sportswear International Fashion Awards (SIFA). To commemorate the winners, the magazine organized an exclusive and intimate photo shoot of them for its latest Who’s Who 2009 fashion yearbook that features the most important personalities and events in the world of fashion in 2009. Check it out! The complete list is also at

Winners were chosen by an exclusive jury of international retailers out of the five nominees in each category voted on by Sportswear International’s readers. Awards are given in the following categories: Best Fashion, Best Denim-driven collection, Best Sport-Style or Street collection, Best Sneakers, Best Footwear and Best Newcomer. Those are complemented by three Editor’s Choice awards: Best Retail, Best E-Commerce and a Special Award.
Sportswear International has given out its SIFAs (Sportswear International Fashion Awards) every year since 2000.

—Melanie Gropler