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Applications are now open for September 2023

Rise NYFW is a leading platform for independent fashion designers to showcase their collections to a global audience of press, retailers, buyers, and industry influencers. 


Over the past seven years, Rise NYFW has built an acclaimed reputation as a hot incubator for new fashion design talent. Since our inception, our mission has been to provide cost-effective options and runway showcases with high-quality production to increase independent fashion designers' recognition in the industry. 


Rise NYFW events have been covered in major publications such as NBC, Fashion Week Online, Fashion United, Reuters, and many others. With a top-notch guest list and designers bringing new ideas from around the world, Rise NYFW has established itself as a crucial stop for an unmatched experience on the fashion circuit.

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  • 18+ in age

  • Collections presented must be in line with Rise NYFW aesthetic

  • Categories include women’s wear, menswear, streetwear, ready-to-wear, and couture. 

Rise NYFW will provide the following:

  • Runway Production

  • Venue

  • Optional Hair/Make-up

  • Photos & videos (high resolution) from the show

  • Model Casting

  • Inclusion in Marketing Materials

  • DJ

  • Inclusion on website & marketing materials

  • Backstage assistance

** Due to high demand and applicants, please make sure to submit ALL necessary information in order for our team to thoroughly review your application

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