Applications are now open for February 2023

Each season, we open Rise NYFW applications to new talented independent designers from around the world. 

Our team reviews hundreds of applications to present during New York Fashion Week while vigorously building and perfecting the guest list for our shows. Through our unique presentation, Rise NYFW has received critical acclaim and will surely be one of New York's best each season.


  • 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. 

If selected the cost to participate:


$1200 for clothing brands (paid in two installments) and $800 for accessory brands that include:

  • Participation in the show

  • Up to 20 runway looks

  • Venue​

  • Hair/make-up

  • Photos & videos (high resolution) from the show

  • Backstage interviews with designers

  • Models

  •  Inclusion on website

  • Backstage assistance

  • 2 FREE Seats 

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