YouTube Tutorial: how to become a professional model pt. 2

Part 2 on how to become a professional model! Elizabeth Centenari, our Vice President, talks about what goes on behind the scenes when a model is requested for a job. She introduces you to our clients and their needs when it comes to hiring a model. For your continued interest, descriptions of the different requests for runway bookings are below-

 

RUNWAY BOOKINGS

  • Show/Seminar/Presentation- Any formal or informal presentation to a group of people that involves multiple changes in a short time period and/or includes commentary. One hour minimum
  • Informal/Trunk Show- The models change several times during the booking while interacting with clients throughout the store or in a department about the collection. Three hour minimum
  • Mannequin/Freeze Modeling- The models change several times during the booking and remain in one place with little movement. One hour minimum
  • Platform- The models change several times during the booking while interacting with clients from a platform about the collection. Three hour minimum
  • Fashion Presentation- Will consist of a one hour seminar followed by a one hour informal
  • Two-Day Informal- Allows clients to book models for a two hour informal, as opposed to the typical three hour minimum, as long as the models are booked (for a two hour informal) on two consecutive days
  • Fitting/Rehearsal/Prep- May be required for some bookings. One hour minimum if booked on the same day as the job. Two hour minimum when scheduled on any date prior to the job


To learn more about the booking department and what it entails—watch the video above!