We are accepting applications for VAFW models and for our VAFW Catwalk Competition. Application is open to models age 13 and up. All female models must be 5'7" in bare feet or taller. We are open to female models from size 00 to size 14. Male
models must be 5'11" in bare feet or taller. Jacket sizes 36-42, waist no larger than 34". Mature models are welcome to apply for VA Fashion Week. Models under age 13 and teen models not meeting the height requirement are encouraged to apply for
VA Kids Fashion Week.
Our Catwalk Competition is specifically for models between the ages of 14 and 25; the winner will be introduced to agencies in New York and around the world. The finalists chosen for the Catwalk Competition will walk for a panel
of judges on October 21 prior to the final runway presentations at VA Fashion Week. The Catwalk Competition is sponsored by Splash Model Management, models in the competition can not be under exclusive mother agency or management agreement with any other agent or manager.
Freelance models as well as models under non-exclusive agreements with agencies are welcome to audition.
The open call for VA Fashion Week and preliminary round of the Catwalk Competition will be held at MacArthur Center in Norfolk on July 28 at 1pm. The audition will be followed by a fashion show at approximately 4pm. The top models at the audition will be invited to model in the show that day in addition to VA Fashion Week!