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WFF Is Hosting A Model Casting Call To Find The Next Generation Of Runway Stars.

Are you ready to strut your stuff on the runway? Do you have dreams of walking in the latest multicultural designer looks and being the center of attention? If so, the Chicago World Fashion Festival is looking for you!

The Chicago World Fashion Festival is one of the most diverse and inclusive fashion festivals in the Midwest. They celebrate multiculturalism and are committed to finding models of all backgrounds to represent this theme on the runway. And, they're looking for fresh faces for their upcoming festival in 2023.

The festival is hosting a model casting call to find the next generation of runway stars. And, the casting committee is made up of some of the most accomplished casting directors and fashion directors in the fashion industry. The committee includes casting director Ray Martinez from the Done by Design group, Alezandra Berrio, formerly the Fashion Director for Panama Fashion Week and Intremoda Mexico, and Cesar Rolon, the President and Executive Producer of the World Fashion Festival.

But that's not all - the festival is also presenting an immersive experience festival that will take place October 19-21, 2023, at the Epiphany Center for the Arts. This festival will be a unique and exciting visual and digital exhibition experience that brings together fashion, art, and technology enthusiasts.

Fashion designers, creative art designers, and technology companies will have the opportunity to showcase their latest collections, artwork, and technologies in this immersive exhibition experience. And, attendees will have the chance to explore digital technologies in the context of creative performing arts experiences.

This is a chance for you to get noticed and become part of the fashion industry. It's an opportunity to showcase your unique style, beauty, and personality on the runway. And, with the Chicago World Fashion Festival's commitment to diversity and inclusivity, everyone has a chance to shine.

So, if you have dreams of being a runway model and are ready to take the first step, this is your chance. Don't miss out on the Chicago World Fashion Festival's model casting call and immersive experience festival in 2023. It's going to be an unforgettable experience for everyone involved!

If you're thinking of attending the casting call, here's what you need to know:


All models must be at least 18 years of age and meet the height requirements. Females must be at least 5'7" tall and males must be at least 5'10" tall. It's important to note that these height requirements are industry-standard, so don't be discouraged if you don't meet them. Come out and show us what you've got!

What to wear

It's essential to come dressed in form-fitting clothing and heels for females and form-fitting clothing and dress shoes for males. It's also essential to bring a portfolio or headshot and be prepared to provide your measurements. Make sure you're comfortable and confident in what you're wearing because it will show in your walk.

Your runway walk

Your runway walk is the most crucial part of the casting call. Be prepared to show off your personality and bring your best walk. Don't be afraid to add a little extra sass or attitude to your walk to make yourself stand out.

Audition dates, times, and locations

The casting call will be held on two different dates, May 13, 2023, and August 19, 2023, at Done by Design Studio, 2nd Floor 215 W. Ohio Chicago, IL 60654. Make sure to mark these dates on your calendar and arrive early to give yourself enough time to prepare and get settled.

The big event

If you're selected, you will have the opportunity to walk in the official runway shows during the festival, which takes place from October 19-21, 2023. This is your chance to shine and make your mark in the fashion industry.

So there you have it, folks! the Chicago World Fashion Festival is not just a runway show, it's a celebration of diversity, beauty, and creativity. It's a chance for you to show the world what makes you unique and special, and to inspire others with your talent and passion. So, if you've always dreamed of walking the runway, don't let your height or size hold you back. Come to the casting call, bring your A-game, and most importantly, bring your confidence and personality. Show us what you've got, and who knows, you might just be the next big thing in the world of fashion. So what are you waiting for? Get ready to strut your stuff and make your mark in the fashion industry! RSVP YOUR SPOT HERE!


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