Black History Edition Fashion Battle

Join Orlando’s Only Fashion Event that rewards it’s talent with prizes, titles, media interviews and influencer level social media recognition In Orlando Fashion District‘s effort to raise the bar on Orlando‘s Fashion Scene to become a Fashion Destination.

This is a competition is being filmed, live streamed, video edited and developed for television on a closed soundstage set at KDS One Studios. It is not open to the public.

The theme for this battle is Black History Edition In support of Black History Month in all of its diversity. Competitors will be chosen from entries to our virtual casting call at

5 Designers, 25 Models, 5 Hair Stylists, 5 Makeup Artists and 5 Photographers will all be photographed, Interviewed and competing on film for the best in show titles, awards, recognition and be able to share their Fashion journey story before, during and and after this nonprofit event.

Proceeds and prizes from entry fees and sponsors will be shared with the winners. Please contact is to become a sponsor of this groundbreaking monthly event. We are accepting product placement, signage, swag bag items, services, prizes and funding.

Competitors may enter as a team, tickets may be purchased by one individual, but we need names and contact information on all of the players within 24 hours of entry.

All contestants must arrive between 3:30-4pm.

Designers enter 5 outfits on 5 models.

Models must come prepared with the following items:

Hair and Makeup Artists will have from 4-6pm to prepare the models.

Hair Stylists may pre cut and color their models including using wigs and/or extensions ahead of time and touch up at the event.

Photographers and Videographers may begin shooting behind the scenes footage upon arrival and throughout the event. Their entries will be judged post show.

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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 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!.

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.

Virtual Casting Call for Black History Edition and ALL TEEN Fashion Battle!!!

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Join Orlando’s Only Fashion Event that rewards in participants with cash, prizes, recognition, press, interviews, titles, Influencer level social media posts and MORE!!

Our first Fashion Battle event sold out within one week! (Wednesday, January 16th, 2019)

This event is live streamed, edited to video and developed as a television show, PPV and more.

Fashion Battle League Open Casting Call!

We are currently casting for:

Black History Month (All African American Designers, Designs, Contestants, Media, Sponsors, Etc)

All Teen Battle (All Teen Aspiring Designers, Models, Hair, Makeup and Photography Competitors)

Costume Designer Battle

Cosplay Costume Designers Battle

Men’s Wear Battle

Children’s Wear Battle

Gender Neutral Battle

Drag Queen Battle

Futuristic Fashion Battle

Bridal Party Battle (looking for 2 Bridal, 2 Menswear and 1 Children’s Formal Wear)

Formal Wear Battle

Streetwear Battle

Vintage Battle

Thrifted Fashion Battle

Haute Couture Battle

Swimwear Battle

Sports and Athletic Wear Battle

Clubwear Battle

Trash to Fashion Battle

What Fashion Battle Theme’s would you like to see?

Only $10 to ENTER NOW!!