Austin Fashion Week is the 4th largest fashion week in America and the largest fashion event in Texas. We are dedicated to providing the best value possible to our sponsors by getting your brand in front of Austin’s and the world’s most fashionable demographic. Reach beyond Austin with media coverage spanning the globe. We can create a custom sponsorship opportunities suited to your business goals. Current and past sponsors include brands like Cadillac, Chloe Wine Collection, Bernina, Crown Royal, Johnnie Walker, LUNA Bar and more.
Austin Fashion Week in 2016 generated more than 250 million impressions and had media and social media value in excess of $15 million.
Get connected to thousands of highly engaged consumers, local style influencers, retail buyers, bloggers, and press by showing your designs on the Austin Fashion Week runways. Designers are competitively juried by our advisory board, which will select a compelling mix of emerging and established fashion brands across all styles and price points.
Jewelry and accessories lines will be showcased in The Gallery during the Runways & Gallery events during Austin Fashion Week. The Gallery will be open all three nights for browsing and shopping before and after the shows. Get connected to thousands of highly engaged consumers, local style influencers, retail buyers, bloggers, and press by showing your designs in The Gallery.
Brand new for 2017, Austin Fashion Week will host a photography competition seeking out the best fashion photograph created by an Austin-based photographer in the 2016 calendar year.
Brand new for 2017, Austin Fashion Week will host a Hair & Makeup show seeking out the most creative hair & makeup looks from Austin-based talent based on a specified theme.
Before Austin Fashion Week moves into the Runways & Gallery events, party hop around town from May 13-17. Dozens of local retailers, designers, galleries, bars, and restaurants will host Soirees. These can be anything from shopping events and trunk shows to elaborate parties and runway shows. Soirees allow anyone who wants to join in on our week-long celebration of the local fashion industry.
It takes an army of models to present the dozens of runway shows that occur during Austin Fashion Week.
While most of our models are cast from the venerable Page Parkes agency, we’re always on the lookout for new faces. If you think you have what it takes, complete the application and come to an open model call.
Austin Fashion Week wouldn’t be possible without the dozens of volunteers necessary to help us run a tight ship.
If you’re interested in being a volunteer, please complete the application by clicking the button below.