Applications are now open for February 2023

Are you a Fashion Designer seeking to elevate your business with a leading platform? Each season, Rise NYFW opens applications for emerging and independent designers to showcase their collections during New York Fashion Week


Through our unique and personalized presentation, Rise NYFW has built an acclaimed reputation as a hot incubator of new fashion design talent. From our first season in 2017 to now, our mission has always been to provide a professional, affordable runway with high-quality production, photography, video, hair, and makeup included in one cost. 


Rise NYFW events have been featured in major publications such as Yahoo, Fashion United, Reuters, NBC, and others. With a top-notch guest list and designers bringing new thoughts from around the world, Rise NYFW has established itself as a crucial stop 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. 

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