Designer Application Form

Created in Birmingham the Midlands Fashion Awards (MFA) celebrates and rewards fashion, creativity, providing emerging designers across the Midlands with the opportunity to showcase their talent. The Midlands Fashion Awards bring together some of the best emerging designers from across the region and beyond.

Designers Application Form

Fashion and accessory designer’s entries are now open for innovative, independent and emerging fashion and accessory designers. This is a great opportunity for you to present your collection on the catwalk, build awareness of your brand while at the same time benefiting from the platforms visibility to a UK-wide audience, industry influencers, fashion scouts, press and media.

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Number of looks in your collection
Please select the catagory that best applies to your collection
Fashion Designers Collection Type:Select from the following your area of expertise.

Please tell us about your collection, include your bio, your design concept, colours and fabrics used and what makes it exceptional. Your summary should also include a strong and clear vision of your future plans. If applicable tell us how you have embraced sustainability and environmental awareness in your designs (200 words maximum).  In the event of your submission being shortlisted we may publish a summary of your submission on our website.

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Fashion designers must be able to submit and present a collection consisting six complete looks from their latest collection and new fashion talent a total of 4 – 6 complete looks on the catwalk.

  • Complete the entry form and include a detailed biography, a description of your designs and inspiration.
  • Submit 4 photo images or a look book detailing your most recent or previous collection. Your work must have been created within the past 6 -12 months.
  • Photo images must be in colour to demonstrate your creativity and any accompanying images must be in either a.jpeg file no larger than 2MB or a PDF document. Finalists willbe selected on the images received.
  • An expert panel of judges will review all entries received taking intoconsideration originality,creativity, workmanship,functionality, marketability, visual appeal, technical and design skills
  • Please ensure you obtain permission to use any photo images you submit with your entryform.
  • Selected designers will be invited to present theircollection on the catwalk show at the Midlands Fashion Awards.
  • The closing date for entries is 18th June 2017.
  • Successful applicants will be informed by email.
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  • By submitting your entry, you automatically deemed to have read, understood and accepted the terms and conditions.
  • Supporting photo images – maximum file size 2mb