Orlando Fashion Battle
Sponsor Orlando’s ONLY Fashion Event that rewards its talent with prizes and influencer level recognition!
5 Designer, 25 Models, 5 Hair Stylists, 5 Makeup Artists and 5 Photographers with 2 hours to compete and win the BEST IN SHOW titles.
This event is being filmed on a closed set, will be live streamed, edited to video and evaluated for further development into a possible television show, PPV and ongoing competition to recognize talent in the fashion, costume and beauty industries.
Prizes, Titles, Interviews, footage and Influencer Level Social Media Recognition will be given to the winners of each catagory including: Best Male and Female Outfit, Best Male and Female Model, Best Male and Female Hair Style, Best Makeup and Best Photos.
Winners and contestants will be interviewed, photographed, video taped and featured in multiple influencer level social media posts along with their personal fashion journey story. Winners will become eligible to compete in future battles and have their profiles permanently featured on Orlando Fashion District‘s website as the recognized winners of this competition.
This is a nonprofit event, proceeds from fees and sponsors, will be shared with the winners and donated to Orlando Fashion District‘s Mission to make Orlando a Fashion Destination!
The Venue is KDS One Studio’s new 21,000 sf facility with 5 recording studio spaces, a 6,000 sf soundstage, daylight photography studio, prop photo ops, dance and band reheasal space and current home of Orlando Fashion District.
So Here’s The Deal:
All designers, models, hair and makeup artists and photographers must arrive between 3:30-4pm to qualify. There will be a waiting list for replacements to step in.
Freelance and unsigned Models must bring the following minimum modeling gig bag items https://orlandofashiondistrict.com/25-must-haves-in-your-modeling-tote-bag/. Hair and Makeup services will be included in your entry fee. Nail services will be provided by Color Street! (If you’re signed to an agency you’ll need their permission to compete)
Fashion or Costume Designers enter 5 outfits designed, styled and fabricated by the designer. The last designer to arrive is the first one on the runway.
Hair and Makeup Artists will each be assigned 5 models to work on to finish by 6pm. Hair stylists may pre cut, color, add extension, wigs or other hair related treatments prior to show and touch up the day of
We will be matching everyone up ahead of time with weeks to prepare as a team.
Photographers may begin shooting behind the scenes and through out the event. Competition photos must be submitted to Facebook and/or Instagram @OrlandoFashionDistrict, @KDSOneStudios and #orlandofashion by midnight on Friday 1/18/19. Judges will decide on the top photo based on the tags And submissions by email.
Designers, Models, Hair and MUA’s may enter as a team as long as there are enough entry tickets available in each catagory. The tickets can be purchased by one person, but we need to be updated on each entrants name and contact info within 24 hours. If one of the catagories is sold out, the unregistered team member can be placed on a waiting list and take the place of anyone who gets disqualified or drops out.
There will be a dressed rehearsal and on camera run through from 6-7pm.
Replacement entrants must be present and on standby, ready to step in. They can help as volunteers.
Judges will be revealed at a later date.
This Competition event is NOT open to the public. Doors Open to Media and VIP guests at 6:30pm for a 7pm competition, show begins at 7pm and runs until 9pm.
Event Sponsors Include Orlando Fashion District, KDS One Studios, VMS The Brand, K. Nichole Artistry, Modish Bold Squad, Willium Sterling Designs, Color Street, South Beach Tanning Co, Runway Shoes and More TBA. Contact us to sponsor this event.
Please use this form to get on our waiting list, sponsor or receive more information about this event. This is not the entry form! To enter this event, you must buy a ticket!. https://form.jotform.com/83118585913160
Prizes include an hour coaching session with Judge Ilka Tamar of Modish Bold Squad to the top models. All Winners will be invited back to KDS One Studios for a promotional group photo by pro photographer Ehsan Zarrin. Designers win 4 hours of consulting from House Of Vincenza. Media interviews will be conducted before, during and after this event.
Video, audio and photo releases will need to be signed by everyone participating in this event. You images may be used before, during and after.