Friday, February 26, 2010

Walk, Walk, Fashion Baby

Amazing night.. 670 Photos taken!
More after the Jump!

GFW Partners with GTN!

GFW partnered this year with Gainesville Television Networks: CBS4, NBC9, MyNetwork11.

They were in full force at tour February model callbacks, take a look here or catch it live on any of their three networks.

Thanks to all our volunteers that took part! More to come soon!

Thursday, February 25, 2010

Sephora becomes a presenting sponsor!

Gainesville Fashion Week is proud to welcome Sephora as a presenting sponsor once again in 2010.

Sephora is a chain of cosmetics stores founded in France in 1969 and acquired by Paris-based conglomerate LVMH in 1997. The Sephora chain includes more than 750 stores in 21 countries. It carries over 250 brands of items that include makeup, skin care, fragrance, bath, hair products, hair tools, and beauty accessories, including Sephora's own private label. For the latest in beauty, skin care, make-up, fragrances and all things pretty make sure you visit the Sephora store in the Oaks Mall.

For further information please visit and make sure you become a fan on their facebook fan page.

Runway Teasers

Thank you to everyone who rocked the runway.
keep checking back... over 500+ photos shot last night.

Tuesday, February 23, 2010

"The September Issue"

Craving more fashion? "The September Issue," a ninety-minute documentary based on Vogue's September issue, is out in video stores now!

Be prepared for haute couture,drama and yes...Anna Wintour.

Friday, February 19, 2010

GFW Welcomes Avant Garde!

We want to proudly welcome Avant Garde Salon as a headline sponsor for Gainesville Fashion Week Spring 2010. Avant Garde Salon only uses the finest products like their premium line: Sudzz FX

Avant Garde will provide all stylist services for the models involved in the show - you can find more details about them here:

Or pay them a visit at:
1226 W University Ave.
Gainesville, FL 32601
(352) 376-0037

Thursday, February 18, 2010

Media Sponsor Update!

Gainesville Fashion Week 2010 is proud to announce our media sponsors for this year's events: INsite Magazine and are getting involved once more; new to the roster is Gainesville Television Network. The decisions of sponsorship were confirmed by each organization earlier in the week.

INsite Magazine is a free, monthly entertainment magazine geared toward the University of Florida and Santa Fe College population, they've also got a fantastic website with additional stories and video extras. is The Gainesville Sun's online source for news readers with video extras on the local top stories of the day. Gainesville Television Network made up of three affiliate television stations: CBS4, My Network TV and NBC9 - home of the 2010 Vancouver Olympics.

Welcome everyone, we look forward to working with you!

Gainesville Fashion Week and Insite Magazine Connected

From Feb. 18-March 28, Insite Magazine will be accepting model applications in search of a cover model for an upcoming issue.

Winners and the runners up have a chance at: 
  •  Participating in a professional photoshoot  (complete with hair, makeup and styling)
But the winner will exclusively:
  • Receive $200 in prizes ( from Scissors Salon, Planet Beach & Spa and Market Street Pub)
  • Appear on the cover of an upcoming issue. 
  • Attend and represent INsite at Gainesville Fashion Week events (April 7-11)
  Applications for the contest are available on the INsite Magazine's Web site.

Check it Out!

Rules and Regulations:
The contest is open to local residents who are at least 18 years old and are available between April 12 and April 22 for a photoshoot. Applicants must submit a 100-word personal statement and at least two recent photos. Semi-finalists will be notified by March 31.

Tuesday, February 9, 2010

Casting Call Applications!

Casting call applications are now available on the Gainesville Fashion Week website! If you would like to attend our model casting call on February 21st, an application must be submitted before the model casting call date.
Fill it out now!

Friday, February 5, 2010

Get Ready to Strut Your Stuff!

Think you have what it takes to strut the catwalk? On Wednesday, February 17th from 9:00pm-10:00pm, local designer Bobby-K will teach you the fundamentals of walking the runway at Sharab Lounge. Get ready to boost your confidence just in time for call backs!

Thursday, February 4, 2010

1st Class, Coach or Cargo?

Gainesville Fashion Week is excited to announce that their sponsorship packages are finalized! Businesses will be able to show their support for Gainesville Fashion Week by sponsoring or making a contribution to the event. Each sponsorship level includes benefits you won't want to miss out on!

Please contact for additional information

Wednesday, February 3, 2010

Graphic Design Intern!

Calling all graphic designers!
Gainesville Fashion Week is actively searching for a
Graphic Design intern.

Interested in becoming part of the team?

Email for more information.