We are currently seeking designers to host pop up shops during Dayton Fashion Week! Mark your calendar for July 11th-17th, 2021. We market to buyers, media and directly to end consumers, so you may take wholesale orders as well as sell product in your pop up space. We expect attendees to purchase directly from you, but we encourage you to focus on the media attendance for opportunities to expand your brand to new markets. If you have a location in mind, you are more than welcomed to use it, or we can also assist in helping you find and secure a venue for your event.
POP-UP SHOP APPLICATION PROCESS
Early Bird Applications to participate as a Pop-Up Shop are due by December 31st, 2020, the deadline for all applications is March 31st, 2021 or until all spots have been filled. Applications will be reviewed in the order they are received, so it is beneficial to complete your application early. There is a $50 fee to apply, any additional cost related to the venue are at the expense of the designer. The Dayton Fashion Week Board will review each application and provide each brand with a yes, no or wait-list answer. Should your application be rejected, 100% of your application fee will be returned to you within 30 days. Pop-up Shop Participants must provide:
If you'd like to produce and host your own Fashion Experience for Dayton Fashion Week via unique access to exhibitions, studio tours, runway events, conversations, or more, please see Event Hosting 101 for additional information.
See our Official Code of Conduct HERE.