Polyvore Casting Call
FIT ALUMNI CASTING CALL
POLYVORE’S EMERGING DESIGNERS SERIES
INVITATION TO FIT ALUMNI TO PRESENT THEIR DESIGNS TO POLYVORE’S SOCIAL MEDIA COMMUNITY OF 11 MILLION PEOPLE
EMERGING DESIGNERS SERIES
Polyvore, in partnership with the Alumni from the Fashion Institute of Technology, invites the next generation of fashion designers to celebrate their work during February 2012 Fashion Week in NY.
Four selected designers will be chosen to be featured in Polyvore’s Online Challenges where the Polvyore community will create “sets” using your items. The program also includes the potential to have 10 looks featured in a full-scale runway show as part of New York Fashion Week in February and a custom Wild Posting campaign in New York, Miami, Chicago, and Los Angeles.
HOW TO PARTICIPATE
The Casting Call is open to FIT Alumni who are emerging designers in any fashion design field, including apparel, accessories, jewelry, etc. All works must be already fabricated. All works must be wearable objects to be modeled on a runway, and must exhibit creativity, innovation, and artistry.
Interested Designers must submit a resume, bio, and high quality digital photographs of their collection to firstname.lastname@example.org by December 9, 2011. Designers should indicate the year of graduation/attendance at FIT and program of study. Selected designers will be notified by December 21, 2012, and must commit to presenting their collection during February Fashion Week.
WHAT SELECTED DESIGNERS WILL NEED TO PROVIDE
Designers who have been selected will need to provide the following materials by January 4, 2012:
• Product images
o 10 pieces shot flat on a white background
o Minimum size 1000x1000 .jpg or .png format, 300 dpi
• Product details
o Polyvore will provide an Excel template where you will fill in information on their products like item name, description, destination url, price (if applicable), etc.