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Friday September 9, 2011

Latino Fashion Week Organization Hosts Model Search

Latino Fashion Week Organization Hosts Model Search

Photo: Macy's to Launch Quinceanera Line at Latino Fashion Week.

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Macy’s to Launch Quinceanera Line at Latino Fashion Week

The windy city once again will be the backdrop for the most anticipated fashion event in Chicago: Latino Fashion Week.  Celebrating its fifth year as the only Latino Fashion Week in the United States, the Latino Fashion Week (LFW) organization and Arquette & Associates LLC Talent Agency will be hosting a model search on Saturday, September 10, 2011.  LFW will also be looking for the new fresh face for Macy’s quinceanera line, created by celebrity designer Jorge Perez De La Habana, which will premiere at the Latino Fashion Week in November.

Model Search

The model search will be held on Saturday, September 10, 2011 at the studios of Display Chicago, 657 W. Lake Street.  Open call hours will be from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm and agency models will be seen from 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm.  Previous casting calls have led local Latino/a models to be picked up by popular modeling agencies.  For more information, please call 773-733-7152 or visit the LFW website for requirements at www.latinofashionwk.com.

About Latino Fashion Week

Latino Fashion Week is the premier Chicago Fashion Week event showcasing Latino designers from Central and South America, the Caribbean and the United States.  LFW features a three-day consumer trade show and experiential lounge open to the public.  LFW will showcase sponsors and exhibitors to over 15,000-plus local, national and international attendees as well as thousands of potential customers.

Latino Fashion Week features unrivaled events such as Red Carpet Chicago Designers Media Day, Student Designers Competition, Teen/Family Day, Diversity Unity Day, International Designers Day and networking and business development opportunities.