A partnership of independent fashion designers, producers, and models, DCFASHIONWEEK was created to increase economic development in the area of fashion design, clothing merchandising, and modeling, and to enhance the visibility of the nation’s capital as a center of international fashion. DC Fashion Week is held twice a year during the months of February and September. The next fashion week is September 21 – 24, 2017.

Registration (Media/Buyers/Press/Vendors) for DCFASHIONWEEK 2017 is from May 1, 2017, to September 15, 2017. Registration for Volunteer/Staff/Interns is May 1, 2017, to August 1,  2017. Open registration for Designers is May 1, 2017, to August 15,  2017. Designers registering after August 15, 2017, will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis.

Registration for models is May 1, 2017, to August 1, 2017.   Models, media, and volunteers should email their registration forms.  EMAIL  is the preferred method for all applications.  Select desired application below:

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Designer Application

Vendor Application

Sponsor Application

Buyer Application

Press Application

Volunteer Application

Model Application [Please do not submit more than 2 images]


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Please call during normal business hours Mon- Fri  10 AM to 6 PM. Phone: (202) 600 WASH – (202) 600 9274

Please do not call outside these hours.  We request that models do not call but email their inquiries to

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