District of Fashion - Runway Show Designer Application
The DowntownDC Business Improvement District is producing the inaugural District of Fashion runway show on Sept. 5, 2018 as a kickoff to NYFW. We are seeking designers in the DC Metro area to showcase S/S 2019 Collections. The District of Fashion will be a semiannual event taking place in February and September showcasing collections on par and in line with industry standard seasonal collections.

Our mission is to establish Washington, DC as a thriving fashion capital and to create awareness about the local, and innovative fashion community that currently exists in DC. The District of Fashion will create a platform for designers, buyers, fashion press, stylists, and other fashion creatives to conduct industry standard business in DC. The District of Fashion runway show aims to be a high-end production comparable to those in thriving fashion industry destinations such as NY, Milan, L.A. and Miami.

We welcome professional and emerging designers to apply.

Submission deadline: Fri., Jun. 1, 2018

District of Fashion runway show: Wed., Sept. 5, 2018

DowntownDC will manage the following production details:
Designer call
Model call
Hair and make-up
Staging and lighting
Run of show
Event security

Final production dates including rehearsals, fittings, etc will be disclosed to selected designers.

Questions? Contact@downtowndc.org

Email address *
First and last name *
Phone Number *
Website *
Social Media links
Collection/Designer Name *
Bio *
Describe your collection *
Will you have a S/S 2019 Collection ready for runway by August 31? *
Lookbook & Collection Photos (minimum of 5) *
Describe your collection *
How many pieces are in your collection? *
Have you presented any collections in other DC/MD/VA runway shows? If so, which events? Include event name and event date.
Please share any press related to your collection?
Applicants must be available to fit models prior to the show and must be available Wednesday, September 5th - all day. Please confirm that you are available. *
Do you have a brick and mortar location? Or, do you have a pop up shop location? If so, please provide details: Name, location, hours. If no, type N/A. *
I attest and confirm that I have ownership rights and/or legal rights to utilize the submitted photos/information in this runway show application. *
Never submit passwords through Google Forms.
This content is neither created nor endorsed by Google. - Terms of Service - Additional Terms