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Founded in 2009 by Daishawn Franklin and Crystal Bailey, WALK was created to add to the emerging fashion industry in their hometown of Detroit. WALK averages over 500 women to each casting call and over 2,000 fashion forward show attendees from the metro Detroit area and around the country each year.

Events

Nov
4
to Dec 9

"Sew in Detroit" Beginning Sewing Classes

Register today!!!

"SEW IN DETROIT" Register now at sewindetroit3.eventbrite.com 

The Beginner Learn how to use the machine and all the functions of the machine. Learn how to take measurements and read and use patterns. Create a basic pajama project. Sewing machines are provided but recommended to bring your own (better to get familiar with own machine).

5 Courses Intermediate & Advanced Courses by appointment only More info call 313-799-2556 | email info@walkfashionshow.com

***Materials for project are not included will discuss during class***

Deadline to register: November 1st 2017

Session 1 | November 4th | 1:30pm - 2:45pm Sewing Skills Assessment

Session 2 | November 11th | 1:30pm - 2:45pm Review of last weeks session, Discuss materials/supplies and measurements, take measurements and learn how to read and find patterns for sewing projects

Session 3 | November 18th | 1:30pm - 2:45pm Class sewing project begins...Cut pattern and pin design Session

Session 4 | December 2nd | 1:30pm - 2:45pm Sew and finish pajama pants

Session 5 | December 9th | 1:30pm - 2:45pm Sew and finish pajama pants

Your Instructor Volencia Simpson Your instructor is an accomplished educated seamstress with over 10 years of sewing experience. Volencia Simpson owner of Fiercely Made which has been in business for 3 years making clothes for mainly women and children. Volencia is head seamstress for companies like BabyCrush and Lou Prezi. She started off modeling for DNA, John Casablanca, and Alpha Modeling Group, however, her passion is in sewing. Volencia in her 2nd year as an educator is now passionate about providing a platform for future designers.

Walk Fashion Academy, Inc. is a 501-C3 non-profit organization The mission of Walk Fashion Academy, Inc. is to educate, train and inspire people in the fashion and arts community. The purpose of Walk Fashion Show Academy, Inc. is to inspire growth and creativity through fashion by providing education, sewing, beauty techniques and training for individuals to improve their skill and self-image for fashion and runway modeling.

 

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Nov
5
to Nov 26

MUA MAKEUP WORKSHOP

Walk Fashion Academy Presents:
MUA Makeup Workshop

Register Now CLICK HERE

This introductory course provides makeup artist with the fundamental and technical skills that can improve their overall application for professional performance.

These sessions allow MUAs to discover the ideal tool kit, while learning about facial anatomy, and the proper function and placement of commonly used cosmetics.

With this course, achieve a complete makeover like the pros!

Bring your own kit or purchase our starter kits for only $50

4 Sessions Nov. 5th – 26th

Session 1 | November 5th | 4 - 5:30pm | Discuss Full Application with Type of Enhancements, Sanitation and the essential Beauty Kit
Session 2 | November 12th | 4 - 5:30pm | Enhance and Define Brows and Lashes *Model required
Session 3 | November 19th | 4 - 5:30pm | Build a beautiful Base with foundation *Model required
Session 4 | November 26th | 4 - 5:30pm | Design with color on Eyes and Lips *Model
Intermediate and Advance Course offerings available by appointment

Beauty Instructor Rochelle Jones is an industry educator with more than 10 years of experience. Founder and CEO of Roche’ Beauty® Group, she presently provides production and educational support to the Walk Fashion Show Tour.

Walk Fashion Academy, Inc. is a 501-C3 non-profit organization The mission of Walk Fashion Academy, Inc. is to educate, train and inspire people in the fashion and arts community. The purpose of Walk Fashion Show Academy, Inc. is to inspire growth and creativity through fashion by providing education, sewing, beauty techniques and training for individuals to improve their skill and self-image for fashion and runway modeling.

More info call 313-799-2556 or email info@walkfashionshow.com

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Dec
3
2:00 PM14:00

Walk Fashion Show Atlanta Edition

For tickets
CLICK HERE

Walk Fashion Show Atlanta edition
Sunday, December 3rd at the Savoy Events Center

3 Shows | 1 Full day of Fashion
2:00pm Walk University Children's Show
4:00pm Independent Designer Showcase
7:00pm Independent Designer Showcase

$30.00 General Admission | ALL DAY PASS

Tickets available at www.WALKFASHIONSHOW.com

Vendor | Sponsor | More info email
info@walkfashionshow.com or call 313-799-2556

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Nov
19
4:00 PM16:00

MODEL CALL for Walk Fashion Show Miami Art Basel Edition | Pre - Register Now

Pre- Register Now Click the link below:
https://goo.gl/PKC9ZS

 

MODEL CALL
Walk Fashion Show Miami Art Basel Edition
Sunday, November 19th 2017

The Little Haiti Cultural Center
212 NE 59th Terrace, Miami, FL 33137

Walk University
Ages 3 -13 Children's Casting Call
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Attire All Black Kid Appropriate
Bring head shot photo or comp card ($10 without)

Walk Fashion Show Adult Casting Call
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Attire: All Black
Bring head shot photo or comp card ($10 without)
Women:
Skinny Jeans or Leggings | Stiletto Heels | Tank Top
Men:
Jeans or Slacks | Fitted T-Shirt | Casual Shoe

 

 

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Nov
10
to Nov 11

VENDOR Walk Fashion Show 16th edition

Walk Fashion Show Detroit edition
Friday, November 10th 2017
6:30pm
Walk University Children's Showcase
&
8:00pm
Emerging Designer Showcase

Saturday, November 11th 2017
Walk Fashion Show Independent Designer Showcase
8:00pm

Vendor Table $100
Includes:
8ft table | 2 Chairs
Vendor hours 6:00pm - 11:00pm (Friday & Saturday)
***All vendor tables include both days***

***NOTE***
Food Vendors and Food Trucks allowed cost $200 for 2 days

Early bird deadline October 1st, 2017
REGISTER NOW CLICK HERE

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Oct
29
1:00 PM13:00

"SEW Atlanta" Beginning Sewing Class

Register today!!!

"SEW ATLANTA" Register now!!!
CLICK HERE


The Beginner Learn how to use the machine and all the functions of the machine. Learn how to take measurements and read and use patterns. Create a basic pajama project. Sewing machines are provided but recommended to bring your own (better to get familiar with own machine).

5 Courses Intermediate & Advanced Courses by appointment only More info call 313-799-2556 | email info@walkfashionshow.com

***Materials for project are not included will discuss during class***

Deadline to register: October 28TH 2017

Cost $150.00 

Class takes place Sunday, October 29th

Session 1 | Sewing Skills Assessment

Session 2 | ake measurements and learn how to read and find patterns for sewing projects

Session 3 |  Cut pattern and pin design Session

Session 4 | Sew and finish pajama pants

Session 5 | Sew and finish pajama pants

Your Instructor Volencia Simpson Your instructor is an accomplished educated seamstress with over 10 years of sewing experience. Volencia Simpson owner of Fiercely Made which has been in business for 3 years making clothes for mainly women and children. Volencia is head seamstress for companies like BabyCrush and Lou Prezi. She started off modeling for DNA, John Casablanca, and Alpha Modeling Group, however, her passion is in sewing. Volencia in her 2nd year as an educator is now passionate about providing a platform for future designers.

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Oct
26
6:00 PM18:00

Unlock your Potential- Life Coaching

Classes begin October 26th Register Now
CLICK HERE

What you will learn???

  • What is Life Coaching and what can a life coach help you do
  • Setting goals and attaining them
  • SWOT Analysis which are your strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats hindering you from achieving set goals
  • Vision boards and maintenance of attained goal

ABOUT US

The vision of Taylor-Made Life Coaching & Consulting’s is you will feel more in control of your life and where you are headed. I will give you customized assessments that take into consideration your minor and major goals. I will give you an action plan and SWOT analysis that underlines key areas to focus on and help with guiding you to your destiny, thusly unlocking your potential and finding truer happiness. In addition to offering a variety of counseling/coaching services; Taylor-Made has a passion for being a vessel in the community from donating, giving, to participating in numerous community projects.

YOUR INSTRUCTOR

Katrina Frazier, MA, MM, AACC
Taylor-Made Life Coaching & Consulting LLC
www.taylormadecoachingllc.com
https://www.linkedin.com/in/katrina-d-frazier-69443719
https://www.facebook.com/pg/GetTaylorMade/about/?ref=page_internal

 

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Oct
22
2:00 PM14:00

"Portfolio Builder" $25 Professional Headshots St. Louis sponsored by Walk Fashion Academy

Walk Fashion Academy sponsors

Sunday, October 22nd 2017
@
Centene Center
3547 Olive st. St Louis, MO 63103

2:00pm - 5:00pm

"Portfolio Building"
$25 Professional Headshots
Every model needs an updated Professional Headshot

includes:
1 full edited photo of choice
Come hair and Makeup ready
Hair and Makeup available upon request ($20 additional)
 

Register now!!!
CLICK HERE

More info call 313-799-2556

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Oct
22
1:00 PM13:00

"Sew St Louis" Beginning Sewing Classes

Register today!!!

"SEW ST. LOUIS" Register now!!!
CLICK HERE

The Beginner Learn how to use the machine and all the functions of the machine. Learn how to take measurements and read and use patterns. Create a basic pajama project. Sewing machines are provided but recommended to bring your own (better to get familiar with own machine).

5 Courses Intermediate & Advanced Courses by appointment only More info call 313-799-2556 | email info@walkfashionshow.com

***Materials for project are not included will discuss during class***

Deadline to register: October 20TH 2017

Cost $150.00 

Class takes place Sunday, October 22nd

Session 1 | 1:00pm - 2:00pm Sewing Skills Assessment

Session 2 | 2:00 - 3:00pm Take measurements and learn how to read and find patterns for sewing projects

Session 3 | 3:00pm - 4:00pm Cut pattern and pin design Session

Session 4 | 4:00pm - 5:00pm Sew and finish pajama pants

Session 5 | 5:00pm - 6:15pm Sew and finish pajama pants

Your Instructor Volencia Simpson Your instructor is an accomplished educated seamstress with over 10 years of sewing experience. Volencia Simpson owner of Fiercely Made which has been in business for 3 years making clothes for mainly women and children. Volencia is head seamstress for companies like BabyCrush and Lou Prezi. She started off modeling for DNA, John Casablanca, and Alpha Modeling Group, however, her passion is in sewing. Volencia in her 2nd year as an educator is now passionate about providing a platform for future designers.

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Oct
15
2:00 PM14:00

Model Call for Walk Atlanta Pre-Register Now

Pre-Register Now at the link below:

https://goo.gl/ZCpD64

Model Call for Walk Fashion Show Atlanta edition
Sunday, October 15th 2017
at
GIA Studios
3924 Shirley Dr. SW
Atlanta, GA

Walk University
Ages 3 -13 Children's Casting Call
2:00pm -3:00pm
Attire All Black Kid Appropriate
Bring head shot photo or comp card ($10 without)

Walk Fashion Show Adult Casting Call
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Attire: All Black
Bring head shot photo or comp card ($10 without)
Women:
Skinny Jeans or Leggings | Stiletto Heels | Tank Top
Men:
Jeans or Slacks | Fitted T-Shirt | Casual Shoe
 

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Oct
7
to Nov 4

Sew in Detroit (Sewing Classes)

Classes begin this Saturday...Register today!!!

"SEW IN DETROIT" Register now at sewindetroit2.eventbrite.com

The Beginner Learn how to use the machine and all the functions of the machine. Learn how to take measurements and read and use patterns. Create a basic pajama project. Sewing machines are provided but recommended to bring your own (better to get familiar with own machine).

5 Courses Intermediate & Advanced Courses by appointment only More info call 313-799-2556 | email info@walkfashionshow.com

***Materials for project are not included will discuss during class***

Deadline to register: October 6th 2017

Session 1 | October 7th | noon - 1:15pm Sewing Skills Assessment

Session 2 | October 14th | noon - 1:15pm Review of last weeks session, Discuss materials/supplies and measurements, take measurements and learn how to read and find patterns for sewing projects

Session 3 | October 21st | noon - 1:15pm Class sewing project begins...Cut pattern and pin design Session

Session 4 | October 28th | noon - 1:15pm Sew and finish pajama pants

Session 5 | November 4th | noon - 1:15pm Sew and finish pajama pants

Your Instructor Volencia Simpson Your instructor is an accomplished educated seamstress with over 10 years of sewing experience. Volencia Simpson owner of Fiercely Made which has been in business for 3 years making clothes for mainly women and children. Volencia is head seamstress for companies like BabyCrush and Lou Prezi. She started off modeling for DNA, John Casablanca, and Alpha Modeling Group, however, her passion is in sewing. Volencia in her 2nd year as an educator is now passionate about providing a platform for future designers.

 

Walk Fashion Academy, Inc. is a 501-C3 non-profit organization The mission of Walk Fashion Academy, Inc. is to educate, train and inspire people in the fashion and arts community. The purpose of Walk Fashion Show Academy, Inc. is to inspire growth and creativity through fashion by providing education, sewing, beauty techniques and training for individuals to improve their skill and self-image for fashion and runway modeling.

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Sep
24
1:00 PM13:00

Walk Fashion Academy St Louis Open

Walk Fashion Academy St Louis Release event

Sunday, September 24th 2017
1:00pm - 5:00pm
@
Centene Center
3547 Olive St St Louis, MO

This is also the official release event for Walk Magazine

Walk Fashion Academy St Louis will bring professional fashion industry training:
Sewing Classes
Runway Training
Photoshoots
Portfolio Building
Life Coaching
Marketing Classes
And more...

This event is absolutuely free with RSVP at link below:
CLICK HERE
More info or for vendor opportunities call 313-799-2556 or email info@walkfashionshow.com

www.WALKFASHIONSHOW.com

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Sep
23
6:00 PM18:00

Model Call Walk Fashion Show Detroit Edition

MODEL CALL for Walk Fashion Show Detroit Edition

Saturday, September 23rd 2017
@
Eastern Market
2934 Russell St
Detroit, MI

6:00pm - 7:00pm Ages 3-13
Attire: ALL BLACK | Kid Appropriate
Bring Head Shot Photo or Comp Card

7:30 - 9:00pm Ages 14 & up
Attire: ALL BLACK
Women: Skinny Jeans or Leggings | Tank Top | Stiletto Heels (no wedges)
Men: Jeans or Slacks | Fitted T-Shirt | Casual Shoe

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Sep
16
12:00 PM12:00

"Runway Training"

Walk Fashion Academy presents:
"RUNWAY TRAINING"
Saturday, September 16th 2017
@
Walk Headquarters
23801 Industrial Park Drive Suite 200
Farmington Hills, MI 48335 

12:00pm - 2:00pm

Learn Hi Fashion Runway Techniques from the pros
 

$40
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER


Attire:
All Black
Women: Skinny Jeans or Leggings | Tank Top | Stiletto Heels (no wedges)
Men: Jeans or Slacks | Fitted T Shirt | Casual Shoe

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Sep
16
12:00 PM12:00

"Sew in Detroit" Beginner Sewing Classes

Walk Fashion Academy presents:

"Sew in Detroit"

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

The Beginner

  • Learn how to use the machine and all the functions of the machine.
  • Learn how to take measurements and read and use patterns. 
  • Create a basic pajama project. 
  • Sewing machines are provided but recommended to bring your own (better to get familiar with own machine).
  • 5 Courses $150.00

Intermediate & Advanced Courses by appointment only

More info call 313-799-2556 | email info@walkfashionshow.com

***Materials for project are not included will discuss during class***
Deadline to register: September 9th 2017


Session 1 | September 16th | noon - 1:15pm
Sewing Skills Assessment 

Session 2 | September 23rd | noon - 1:15pm
Review of last weeks session, Discuss materials/supplies and measurements, take measurements and learn how to read and find patterns for sewing projects

Session 3 | September 30th | noon - 1:15pm
Class sewing project begins...Cut pattern and pin design Session

Session 4 | October 7th | noon - 1:15pm
Sew and finish pajama pants

Session 5 | October 14th | noon - 1:15pm
Sew and finish pajama pants

Your Instructor Volencia Simpson
Your instructor is an accomplished educated seamstress with over 10 years of sewing experience.   Volencia Simpson owner of Fiercely Made which has been in business for 3 years making clothes for mainly women and children. Volencia is head seamstress for companies like BabyCrush and  Lou Prezi.   She started off modeling for  DNA, John Casablanca, and Alpha Modeling Group, however, her passion is in sewing.  Volencia in her 2nd year as an educator is now passionate about providing a platform for future designers.

Walk Fashion Academy, Inc. is a 501-C3 non-profit organization

The mission of Walk Fashion Academy, Inc. is to educate, train and inspire people in the fashion and arts community.
The purpose of Walk Fashion Show Academy, Inc. is to inspire growth and creativity through fashion by providing education, sewing, beauty techniques and training for individuals to improve their skill and self-image for fashion and runway modeling.

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Sep
10
to Sep 11

Walk Magazine Release Party New York Fashion Week Edition

"HI FASHION" Networking Mixer New York Fashion Week Edition
WALK MAGAZINE Release Party
Sunday, September 10th 2017
9:30pm - 2:30am
@
Bar 13 | 35 E 13 st NY, NY

Official After Glow for Walk Fashion Show NYFW that will take place at Hotel Pennsylvania
FREE ALL NIGHT w/RSVP hifashionmixernyfw.eventbrite.com

For booth reservations or info call 313-799-2556
www.WALKFASHIONSHOW.com

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Sep
10
12:00 PM12:00

Walk Fashion Show New York Fashion Week

Walk Fashion Show New York Fashion Week Edition

Sunday, September 10th 2017

@

The Skytop

New York’s Hotel Pennsylvania

401 Seventh Avenue|New York, NY 10001 

 

12:00pm - Walk University Children's Showcase

General Admission $35.00

3:00pm - Emerging Designer Showcase

General Admission $40

5:30pm - Stevie Boi - NOIR Collection
(Only 100 Public Tickets available)
$50

7:00pm - Independent Designer Showcase

General Admission $50
Runway Seating $75

 

CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS

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Sep
9
10:00 AM10:00

Model Call Walk Fashion Show New York Fashion Week

Walk Fashion Show New York Fashion Week
Saturday, September 9th 2017
@
New York’s Hotel Pennsylvania
Zurich Room
401 Seventh Avenue|New York, NY 10001

10:00am - 1:00pm | 14 & up
Attire: ALL BLACK
Bring Head Shot Photo or Comp Card
Women: Skinny Jeans or Leggings | Tank Top | Stiletto Heels
Men: Jeans or Slacks | Fitted T-Shirt | Casual Shoe

Children ages 3-13
ONLINE SUBMISSIONS ONLY
email: University@walkfashionshow.com
include: Walk Video | Head Shot & Full Body Photo or Comp Card
More info call 313-799-2556 or email info@walkfashionshow.com

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Aug
25
6:00 PM18:00

$25 Professional Headshot

Walk Fashion Academy presents:

$25 HEADSHOTS
Friday, August 25th

Walk Headquarters 23801 Industrial Park Drive Suite 200
6:00pm - 9:00pm

$25 Includes | 1 digital edited image

  • $10 each additional edited photo or 3 additional edited photos for $25
  • Printed images available on site $10 per image
  • Hair and Makeup Services Available for additional $20

Photos by: Gavin Beckford Photography
Must pre-register CLICK HERE

More info call 313-799-2556 or email info@walkfashionshow.com

Friday , August 25th 2017 6pm - 9pm

Location:

23801 Industrial Park Dr. Suite 200
Farmington Hills, MI 48335

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Aug
24
7:00 PM19:00

"Fashion in White"Fashion Show & Walk Magazine Release Event Atlanta

Walk Magazine presents:
2nd Annual "Fashion in White" 
Fashion Show and Walk Magazine Release Party
Birthday Celebration for Walk Fashion Show Co Producer
"Daishawn Franklin"
Thursday, August 24th 2017
7:00pm - 2:00am

CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS


Suggested Attire White
Special Guest DJ Amber Jaii & DJ Fe
Drummer "Neemo"
Hosted by: Walk Brand Ambassadors


9:00pm Fashion Show Featuring:
Farrier Bell
Simply Elegant Designs
Alexandra H Corbin
Jenée Dionne
Legacy. J collection
Zuri Ogletree
House of Avid
Funique' Fashions
C Denim
D'Rouge Couture
LA Pink Jewelry
Karim Richie
VDinx Signature Designs
Anita Evans
CreationZ From a Dove
Kimfy


Advanced tickets $20 available at fashioninwhiteatlanta.eventbrite.com
Vendors | Tickets | Booth Reservations call 313.799.2556

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Jul
30
5:00 PM17:00

Walk Magazine Release

Walk Fashion Show in Conjunction with Remy Martin

presents:

HI Fashion MIXER | Walk Magazine Official Release Party

Sunday, July 30th 

5:00pm - 10:00pm

 

Complememtary Remy Martin Cocktails 

@

PV LOUNGE 

1435 Randolph Street, Detroit, MI 48226

 

Hosted by Walk Brand Ambassadors

 

8:00pm Special Fashion Presentation Featuring:

MAttie Idell

Perry Wayne

Kalm Clothing

Kizzed Clothing

23 Kisses

Urban Furs

Pure Essence Resale

Vintage Ties by Jaiden

Arabella Beauty Bar

It's All Raw

Kingdom Come Wear

Clovis Bungee

Juanita White Couture 

Fiercely Made

FSCL

Body Gems

 

Advanced tickets $10 

CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS

 

For Vending Opportunities | Tickets | Info call 313-799-2556

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Jun
4
1:00 PM13:00

Walk Fashion Show Atlanta Edition

Walk Fashion Show Atlanta Edition

Sunday June 4th 2017
@ The Ballroom at the Carlos 2500 Clairmont Rd, Atlanta, GA 30329

1pm - Walk University Children's Showcase
$40 Runway VIP Seating

4pm - Independent Designer Showcase
$40 Runway VIP Seating

7pm - Independent Designer Showcase
$50 Runway VIP

ALL DAY GENERAL ADMISSION Pass
$35
ALL DAY RUNWAY VIP Pass
$100

 

More info call 313-799-2556

Tickets On Sale Now
CLICK HERE

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