About the event
So many people have a dream of owing a business and starting a fashion line. It’s not easy without connections and financial backing. Fashion Showdown will give local designer exposure to showcase their talents, and for one lucky winner the resources to jumpstart their career.
Fashion Showdown is designed specifically for local aspiring designers.
12 + designers +1 wild card chosen from social media contest will create four original looks for a mood board which bring to life and style.
Each designer will have 30 secs to put on the show of their lives! Designer will choose their own music and model. Celebrity judges will pick a winner based on design, quality, creativity, mood board, and presentation.
Fashion Showdown isn't just a fashion show and competition. Before the show we will host a pre show networking mixer for the VIPs, socialites, bloggers, and members of the press.
After the mixer is the fashion show! The audience will get the ultimate fashion show and special performance during the judging break.
One lucky designer will take home the grand prize which includes a trip to New York for NY fashion week, and prize money to start their new collection.
Why should you sponsor?
We’re looking for strategic, and we know meaningful partnerships make all the difference. One of the biggest benefits of joining our team as a sponsor is that you will be face to face with some of Houston and the nation’s most talented designers, celebrities, fashionistas, bloggers, television and social media personalities.
As a sponsor, you will have the opportunity to not only work with these people, but also gain them as loyal customers.
In addition to having on premise brand exposure, you will reach millions more potential customers though our public relations campaign. Our last event was featured on Click 2 Houston Live as well as Fox 26 News Fix. Several blogs and news sites including Style Magazine also picked up the story. In all, more than 2 million potential customers viewed our television exposure and digital media coverage.
The 5’11 international model, originally from Houston Texas, is know for her killer runway walk, striking bone structure and statuesque figure. She signed her first contract with a New York modeling agency in 2008 and booked her first ad campaign for Nike 2 weeks later. Chekesha has since appeared on numerous ad campaigns, inside magazines, on Project Runway, in commercials, infomercial, runways and tv shows. In 2012 Chekesha appeared on an NBC reality show “Escape Routes” where she did extreme challenges traveling across the country competing for cash and prizes. Chekesha has graced the pages of magazine like Seventeen, Maxim, Essence, Glamour, and VIBE. Her ad campaign credits include NIKE, Loreal, Lancome, Addidas, Fashionable, Genie Bra, Milky Way, Equal Hair, and Indique Hair. She’s shot commercials for Khols, Palmers, Dr Sholls, Axe Shampoo and even a couple of Japanese commercials for Nikon and CoCo Juku. She has been seen regularly on Inside Edition and E! News as a featured model for the fashion trends.
Contact the Organizer
Contact the Organizer