Images courtesy of Anne' Phillips Photography

  Model Casting Call for
Tampa Bay Fashion Week 2011

Saturday, August 20, 2011 | 9:30am-12pm
Art Institute of Tampa
4401 North Himes Avenue
Tampa, FL 33614-7086

Your arrival time is determined by your last name:
A-I: 9:30am
J-Q: 10am
R-Z: 10:30am
If you are not able to make your specified arrival time, please arrive before 11am. If anyone arrives after 11:30am, s/he will not be able to participate in the model casting.
We are seeking confident and attractive female and male runway models. Regardless of weight or body frame, you must have a healthy appearance and be in good physical condition.
Important Requirements:
Women: Minimum height of 5'8" or taller. Size 2-6.
Men: Minimum height of 6'0" or taller. Jacket 40R, waist 30-32.
Specialty Women's Sizes: There are select opportunities for specialty women's sizes. Some designers are seeking full-figured size models who are 5'8" or taller.
All Models:
� Must have strong runway experience
� Be prepared to walk. Ladies, please bring a pair of high heels
� Wear a minimal amount of make-up or no make-up
� No excessive piercing or tattoos
� Please avoid baggy clothing, we need to see your figure/body
� For those who would like to be considered for the designer swimwear or lingerie segment, please wear a two-piece bathing suit (women) or swim trunks (men) underneath your clothes as you may be asked to walk in your bathing suit
� We may ask to see your legs, arms, torso and upper back to see if you are able to wear open back gowns, low-cut garments, etc.
� If you are under 18 years of age, your guardian must be present or you will not be able to audition
� Please bring at least 10 comp cards or 10 of the same photos for designers to review.
� Be prepared to provide your TRUE current stats i.e. height (in bare feet), bust size, waist size, dress size, shoe size, etc.
All models must be pre-approved and registered to walk for designers in Fashion Week Tampa Bay. Your registration will be your signed waivers/releases which you will receive at the casting call.

If you do not meet the stat requirements BUT have modeling experience and/or a strong runway walk, we welcome you to attend and show us what you've got.


This is not a paid casting. Models who are cast will receive the opportunity to walk the runway at Tampa Bay Fashion Week, access to images and model casting directors, and model incentives, including: gym membership, etc. Select models will have media exposure and editorial opportunities.

If you have any questions, please e-mail:

Good luck!