Fashion Week New Orleans Career Day
Friday, March 22, 2013 from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM (CDT)
New Orleans, LA
Career Day offers students a look into today’s fashion careers, and the opportunity to learn from leading fashion industry professionals. Career Day includes informative and interactive sessions addressing career path opportunities, field specific seminars, and a student design competition.
WHEN: March 22, 2013, 8:00AM-4PM
WHERE: THE ST. CHRISTOPHER HOTEL - 114 Magazine Street - New Orleans, LA
REGISTRATION: $50/Career Day & $20/Per Student Design Entry
INCLUDES: Continental Breakfast & Ticket to the FWNOLA Runway Show following Career Day
The Student Design Competition provides enterprising students the opportunity to showcase their creative talent before a panel of fashion professionals. Participating students will see their fashions on the FWNOLA runway that evening at The Sugar Mill. Additionally, the winners will be announced and receive a prize package at FWNOLA.
To be eligible for the Student Design Competition, students are required to register and attend Career Day. Entries must be designed and completed by the applicant within the last six months. Three categories are available, and students may enter in any or all categories. However, only one entry per category will be allowed.
1. Daywear (Male or Female)
3. Repurposed Attire
When & Where
Fashion Week New Orleans
FWNOLA is thrilled to celebrate its fourth year of producing the Gulf Coast Region’s most impressive and comprehensive fashion industry event. With an engaged and captive audience inclusive of buyers, media, industry professionals and fashion aficionados the mission is to provide a spotlight for the Gulf Coast design community to showcase their inspirations.
As the catalyst and driving force that has propelled the local fashion industry; the 5-day event; March 18-22, 2014, will host runway fashion shows featuring established designers from the Southern region, emerging designers competing in the Top Design Competition, chic parties and industry networking opportunities.