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Photo Credit: Sarah Pezdek Photo: Doug Mitchell
Photo Credit: Patrick Dodson
2015 Makers Movement in America Set at Universal Preservation Hall | Photo Credit: Sarah Pezdek | (Top and Bottom) Photo Credit: Doug Mitchell | Patrick Dodson

2017 Call for Designers

 

A new format this year that will hopefully see between 2 and 3 shows in different locations in the region over the course of the year. Each show is envisioned to have between 3 to 4 designers and will include ECC's signature retail POP UP! Shop. Dates will  be announced as information is available. We are hoping to return to Universal Preservation Hall in 2019 in a new and improved space!

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Additional events and programs will be announced as we get closer to the event dates.

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Press Link Sampling


For a review of last years show please see the links below.

WMHT Public Television | AHA! A House for the Arts | 2016 Show Coverage
**Make sure to check out the full segment AND the vignettes at the bottom of the page!
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The Saratogian | Electric City Couture to Light Up Universal Preservation Hall

See the June 2016 Issue of the Berkshire Homestyle Magazine
See the June 2016 Issue of the Saratoga Living Magazine

Schenectady Gazette | MA+CH at Electric City Couture Fashion Show
Schenectady Gazette | Photo Gallery by Patrick Dodson

Photography:

Lisa Miller | JT Higgins


Submission Requirements

 

This year we are looking for between 8 to 10 designers for the runway show events.

WHAT: The 2016 Electric City Couture Season Membership

WHEN: Dates to be announced.
** Date for designer assignments is at the discretion of the ECC Curatorial Staff.**

WHERE: Locations to be announced.

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: NA

SUBMISSION FEE:

$25 Per Designer Submission (Non Refundable, Submission Fee Waived for Alumni of Show)

On approval to the show:

Fees vary depending on the show but generally include a Submission Fee plus a Co-Marketing Fee.
Made out to 2440 Design Studio | ATTN: Electric City Couture

**CHECK DEADLINE One Week After Submission Approval**

SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS : SIGNATURE COLLECTION

Designers showcase a collection conceived and created by the designer and produced regionally.

Designers must:

  • Be located within the Northeastern United States
  • Garments must be designed and produced in the region
  • Have available stock to sell in the POP UP! Shop
  • Be ok with selling direct to customer

Applicants must provide:

  1. Contact Info including website and Short Bio
  2. Signed Contract (Submission Form LINK COMING SOON)
  3. Submission Fee Check

ELECTRIC CITY COUTURE TO PROVIDE

General for 2017 Season

  • Marketing including ad placement in regional magazines and newspapers
  • Full Page Ad in Program (Value at $350)
  • PR via press releases and television coverage of show
  • Additional marketing and promotional tie ins as available
  • 2016 Runway Show Specific (Up to 10 Looks on the Runway)
  • Models for your show
  • Full Hair and Make Up services
  • Inclusions in promotional photoshoots
  • Marketing including ad placement in regional magazines and newspapers
  • PR via press releases and television coverage of show
  • A minimum of an 8’ X 10’ space in the pop up boutique at the show
  • Additional marketing and promotional tie ins as available

Applications will be considered active upon receipt of entry fee and a complete entry packet.
Entry fees are non-refundable.

Have additional questions? Please contact: info@electriccitycouture.com

Photo Credit: Patrick Dodson l | Designer Credit: Gamakache Black Photo Credit: Patrick Dodson l | Designer Credit: Gamakache Black Photo Credit: Doug Mitchell | Designer Credit: Kristina Collins Clothing Photo Credit: Cindy Schultz | Designer Credit: e ko logic Photo Credit: Marc Roseburg | Designer Credit: Kim Vanyo's Kimism Skirt Line Photo Credit: Doug Liebig for OEProPhoto | Designer Credit: Kim Vanyo for Khymanyo
Photo Credit: Marc Roseburg | Designer Credit: Kim Vanyo's Kimism Skirt Line Photo Credit: Doug Liebig for OEProPhoto | Designer Credit: Kim Vanyo for Khymanyo