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Twelve Hour Fashion Show on June 3: Seeking Contestants!

At Jefferson Market Library, we are looking for eight contestants for an all-day fashion design extravaganza...

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Twelve Hour Fashion Show!
Friday, June 3, 2016

Contestants will arrive at 9 AM to design their looks, inspired by Greenwich Village, to display at a fashion show at 8 PM, open to friends, family, and the general public!

The winner will be chosen by a panel of judges.

$1,000 PRIZE for the winning look!

To apply for a spot, applicants must submit a resume and at least two photographs of completed designs to: by Friday, May 13.

Applicants must be:

  • Proficient in sewing on machines, and by hand—sewing machines will be provided
  • Experienced working with a variety of materials and fabrics, and must use fabrics provided by the library to create their designs
  • Able to bring their own  sewing kit (pins, thread, needles, scissors, chalk, etc) patterns and pattern paper to the challenge 
  • 18+

This program is funded through The New York Public Library's Innovation Project, which is made possible by a generous grant from the Charles H. Revson Foundation.


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