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Calling All Models! Here’s Your Chance to Slay the Runway!
Ladies strap on your stilettos! Guys get ready to show your swagger! New Orleans Fashion Week is in search of the fiercest models to be part of its upcoming event; “A Taste of Fashion Week” schedule to take place in New Orleans, November 4-6, 2021.
Models selected from the casting calls will be given the chance to take their talents to the runway during NOFW, work with top designers, photographers, and glam squad in the gulf coast region. Additionally, models will be seen be seen by some of the top agencies in the region presenting opportunity to take their modeling career to the next level.
In past seasons, New Orleans Fashion Week has advanced the career of a promising model with the “Model Walk-Off” event, a competition awarding a scouting trip to Los Angeles, compliments of Launch Model and Talent Agency, a local agency.
Since its inaugural event in 2011, NOFW played a part in the success of numerous designers and models. Including the two-time fashion week model, Victoria Henley, who placed in the Top 5 of America’s Next Top Model, Skylar McCartney signed with agencies and walked in fashion weeks in both Paris and New York;
Taylor Hamric, discovered on the NOFW’s runway and signed with Wilhelmina Models New York; Bianca Finch was discovered at NOFW model casting and is now signed with NEXT Model Management Los Angeles and has since gone on to book work with Anastasia Beverly Hills, Forever21 and Baddeley Mischka.
NOFW is casting both girls and guys that want to be something that gives a platform for like-minded creatives to showcase their fashions. It’s about having an amazing walk, great stage presence and a certain ‘je ne sais quoi’ that makes brings the fashions to life!”. No experience is necessary.
MODEL CASTING CALL DETAILS:
The model casting call will take place on Saturday, August 21 from 1-3PM at Vanguard Paul Mitchell School of Cosmetology, 3321 Hessmer Ave., Metairie, LA.
Casting requirements are:
Female: 5’7 and Taller, Size Range 0-4 | Plus Female: 5’7 and Taller, Size Range 12-20 | Male: 5’11 and Taller, Size 30-34. Pre-registration required. All models welcome that meet the height requirement. Interested models should visit www.neworleansfashionweek.com to complete the model application. No experience necessary.