Fashion Bloc has partnered with the Fashion Week Brooklyn (in Brooklyn, NY) for an exclusive opportunity for an independent fashion designer!
Listen up, young designers! You have a chance to win a sponsored show at the Fashion Week Brooklyn SS18 and a free 6 months membership with Fashion Bloc DIY Fashion Agency. Fashion Bloc DIY Fashion Agency will sponsor one opportunity for an emerging fashion brand to participate at the Fashion Week Brooklyn this October and to showcase their SS18.
What’s on offer? $2500 participation fee on us (covering catwalk, production, models, styling, photography, PR and other essentials), if you are a lucky winner, this won’t cost you a thing. We will also offer a winner to join our fashion business support agency for 6 months for free.
Application criteria and how to apply?
- We are awaiting applications from all independent womenswear, menswear, childrenswear, loungewear, beachwear brands, regardless their geographical location.
- Send your SS18 lookbook and short introduction to Fashion Bloc at firstname.lastname@example.org by 106th September 2017 12 pm.
- You will have to be available on the 6th of October and at least 3 days before the date for the model casting and fittings
- You will cover your own travel and accommodation costs
- If you’re a winner, you will hear from us by the 12th of September.
What is Fashion Week Brooklyn?
Fashion Week Brooklyn is a seasonal alternative Fashion Week organised for 11 years in Brooklyn, New York. It has featured over 290 designers from over 25 countries. Organised by BK Style Foundation, FW Brooklyn focuses on the unique eco-system of Brooklyn area creating multiple events in the duration of the Fashion Week. Diversity, ethical fashion and collaboration are the core values of the organisation.
Why apply? Well, it is a unique opportunity to check your commercial potential, get international press coverage, find prospective stockists, meet new people and set your feet in the market.
Download a FWB designer Q&A for more details.
What is DIY Fashion Agency membership?
DIY Fashion Agency membership is a unique service by Fashion Bloc created to solve emerging designer’s biggest problems. Imagine if industry experts would gather in your studio once a month and share their contact details, advise you on how to work with them, alert you on upcoming industry events and competitions and some would through in a free consultation. Unbelievable? Possible! We source our contacts each month, ask them to share their contact details, ask them hot questions on your behalf, and monitor your fashion calendars. You know what’s best? They are waiting to hear from you.