WANT TO MODEL? ENTER OUR MODEL CONTEST!
OPEN TO BOTH MEN AND WOMEN!!!
Want to build your portfolio with photos taken by a professional photographer with hair and makeup done?
Want to learn to walk and pose with confidence on the runway?
Every participant in our Model Contest gets to do a high fashion photoshoot, get coached on runway walk and participate in a fashion show.
THE GRAND PRIZE:
WILL BE FLOWN TO LOS ANGELES TO MODEL FOR KAHINI FASHION IN LAFW.
FIVE INDIVIDUAL CATEGORY WINNER PRIZES:
1) PARTICIPATE IN HIGH FASHION EDITORIAL FASHION SHOOT FOR SEASONAL CATALOGUE.
2) FEATURE IN PRINT AND ONLINE ADVERTISEMENT.
3) SHOPPING SPREE! KAHINI FASHION GIFTCARD
4) ENTRY TICKET TO LOS ANGELES FASHION WEEK SHOW
5)OTHER SPONSORED PRIZES
Grand Prize Winner of last Model Contest Muskaan Rataul Voogt at LAFW 2019.
Photo : Arun Nevader Getty Images
AUDIENCE CHOICE WINNER
(THE MODEL WITH THE MOST AUDIENCE VOTES, FROM ANY OF THE MALE OR FEMALE CATEGORIES)
CATEGORIES FOR CONTESTANTS:
Identifying as Female :
1) CATEGORY TALL( AGE 14-39, HEIGHT MIN 5FT 6″, SIZES 0-10)
2) CATEGORY PETITE( AGE 14 -39, HEIGHT MIN 5FT 2″, SIZES 0-10 )
3) CATEGORY PLUS ( AGE 14-39, MIN HEIGHT 5FT 2″, SIZES 12-20)
4) CATEGORY SOPHISTICATED ( MIN AGE 40 AND ABOVE, HEIGHT 5FT 2″, SIZES 0-20)
Identifying as Male :
5)CATEGORY MENS ( AGE 14-39, HEIGHT MIN 5FT 6, SIZES 32-44 in suits)
LAST DAY TO REGISTER: August 30th, 2020 ( First Come basis)
MODEL COACHING+RUNWAY CHOREOGRAPHY+DESIGN FITTINGS: TO BE ADVISED ( 9AM TO 6PM )
FINALE FASHION SHOW AND CONTEST RESULTS:
TO BE ADVISED ( 7AM TO 6PM)
See VIDEO OF 2019 MODEL CONTEST
MODEL CONTEST E N T R Y F E E :
$250 + Tax
FEE covers the following:
1) Editorial Photoshoot session with Published Professional Photographers. ( Retail $500 )+High Resolution images of editorial shoot and fashion show to build your portfolio.
2) Rental of Designer styles for the shoot ( Retail $200 – $2000 )
3) Hair and Make-up for Shoot and Fashion show ( Retail Hairstylist $120 + Make-up Artist $200)
4) Styling by Professional Fashion Stylists ( Retail $199 )
5) Runway Modeling Coaching ( Retail Value $150 )
6) Participation in Fashion Show ( Part of the proceeds go towards supporting homeless women and children)
TOTAL RETAIL VALUE OF ALL SERVICES
** KAHINI Fashion is sponsoring most of the services and the contestants pay only $250
HOW TO ENTER
Individuals can apply online by paying the Entry Fee Online.
Please mention your NAME, AGE, HEIGHT, DRESS / SUIT SIZE in the ORDER NOTES section of your order.
P A Y O N L I N E H E R E
** All applications are by first come basis. If we reach our cap of contestants before June 15th 2020 – we will stop accepting applications.
2019 KAHINI FASHION MODEL CONTEST INDEVIDUAL CATEGORY WINNERS
SEE PICTURES OF OUR PREVIOUS FASHION SHOWS HERE
The Model Contest is open to all female residents of the 50 United States between the ages 15 and 65. Participants under the age of 18 must receive permission from their parents or guardian prior to entry. Employees and immediate family members of KAHINI FASHION and sponsors are not eligible.
Models who have an agency representation can participate only with permission from the agency, that any KAHINI shoots in the future will be non-agency shoots.
Only one entry per person is authorized, contestants entering more than once for the contest will be automatically disqualified.
2. EXPECTATION FROM CANDIDATES
Please be on time for all shoots, coaching sessions – there will be no exceptions or rescheduling.
Take care of the designs being worn for the photo shoot and fashion show. If there is significant damage to the designer’s item then they will have to pay for the dry cleaning or repair of the damage.
The Model Contest finalists will be judged by a panel of expert judges on TBD, based on poise, grace, beauty and attractiveness of editorial photographs, confidence in walking on the runway, and an interview. The final round will be a public event for which tickets will be sold.
EACH CATEGORY WILL HAVE A WINNER.THE GRAND PRIZE WINNER WILL BE CHOSEN OUT OF THE SIX CATEGORY WINNERS.
AUDIENCE CHOICE WINNER PRIZE IS THE SAME AS INDEVIDUAL CATEGORY PRIZE. IF THE AUDIENCE CHOICE WINNER IS THE SAME AS CATEGORY WINNER THEN THE RUNNER UP WILL BE THE AUDIENCE CHOICE WINNER.
4. EXPECTATION FROM WINNERS
Winners would need to be available for our catalog, editorial and film shoots for the next 12 months. These will be planned at least 2 months in advance.
Winners need to tag KAHINI Fashion on social media at least once in 3 months for 12 months or anytime they are posting pictures in KAHINI style or catalog pictures
5. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY; RIGHTS OF USE; MISCELLANEOUS
By entering, entrants agree to be bound by the decisions of the judges and these Official Rules and to comply with all federal, state, provincial and local laws and regulations.
Kahini Fashion LLC reserves its right to modify or cancel all or any portions of the Model Contest because of technical errors or malfunctions, viruses, hackers, or for other reasons that corrupt the Contest in any manner. They also reserve the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any Model Contest entrant who fails to comply with these Official Rules, who attempts to enter the Contest in any manner or through any means other than as described in these Official Rules, or who attempts to disrupt the Model Contest or to circumvent any of these Official Rules.
All under 18 participants and their parents/legal guardians will be required to sign Liability and Publicity Release within 14 days of notification and prior to awarding the prizes.
Photographs and videos taken during the model contest become the property of Kahini Fashion LLC and can be used without permission in the future for other promotions or advertising.
6. CANCELLATION/ REFUNDS:
In case any contestant cannot take part after registering, 50% of the fees will be refunded till 6/30/2020. After 6/30/19, fees paid will not be refunded for no shows. It can be transferred to another contestant. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org with details.
For Questions please Email : email@example.com or 425-442-6661
DON’T WANT TO PARTICIPATE IN THE CONTEST?
BUY TICKETS TO THE FASHION SHOW HERE
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