Metal and Smith: "Now to one of our largest awards, the 2018 BRAND TO WATCH. We are so honored to award this to Avalina. Alina you have created a cohesive and uniquely designed collection with a clear level of creative restraint and control. Your use of color, shape, and space left an unforgettable mark on your peers and guests alike. We can’t wait to see what comes next in 2019! Well done"