LITTLE BLACK DRESS CHALLENGE: PRESENTED BY GOODWILL
$1,000 IN CASH AND PRIZES
WHAT IS IT?
Phoenix Fashion Week challenges Arizona fashionistas to visit any of the (67) Goodwill locations in Arizona. Find the perfect project dress and re-purpose it into your interpretation of the iconic Little Black Dress as a part of the 4th Annual Little Black Dress Challenge, presented by Goodwill. “Goodwill is proud to sponsor this year’s Little Black Dress Challenge. We are committed to fostering the development of a professional fashion community that serves the community at large by supporting Phoenix Fashion Week,” said Courtney Nelson, Vice President of Marketing and Communications of Goodwill of Central Arizona.
WHO ARE THE JUDGES? Dresses will be judged by up-cycle expert, Angela Johnson www.angelajohnsondesigns.com and Phoenix Fashion Week Designer Leader, Alison Callaway. The Little Black Dress Challenge Review Panel, will narrow down the challenge to the Top (4) finalists:
Fans and followers are encouraged to visit Phoenix Fashion Week’s Facebook page, where they can view the Top (4) up-cycled Little Black Dresses and vote for their favorite (25% of their score).
THE DETAILS: Dresses will be re-purposed by these (4) talented finalists in preparation of Phoenix Fashion Week, where all four will be on display in the Style Villa shopping marketplace, for attendees to view. The Little Black Dress Challenge winners will be officially announced live on Friday, October 2nd at Phoenix Fashion Week at Talking Stick Resort, with Goodwill presenting the 1st Prize winner with $500 cash, 2nd prize with $250 cash and 3rd/4th prize with Goodwill gift cards!
UP-CYCLING: Is the process of converting old or discarded materials into something useful and beautiful.
The dress can be long or short, cocktail, or gown. The improvements can be minimal or maximum, add or remove sleeves, edit the length, add fabric, etc. Bring your (3) original pics of your project dress, turn in your completed application and final Little Black Dress
ADDITIONAL QUESTIONS OR INFO: Email: Alison@phoenixfashionweek.com
DOWNLOAD YOUR APPLICATION: Click here