“Full Figured Fashion Week™ 2011 presents ‘The Full Figured & Fabulous™’ Runway Model Competition in NYC”









Full Figured Fashion Week™ 2011 is pleased to again present the Full Figured & Fabulous™ runway model competition. Full Figured & Fabulous™ is an annual runway modeling competition geared towards plus models sizes 14+ who would like to gain more experience and exposure via a competition environment. Unlike a pageant, the panel of judges will mainly focus on your skills as a model and your sense of style.


Entry Requirements:

You Must:

  • 1. Be at least 18 years of age
  • 2. Wear a dress size of 14-22 (contestants must be proportioned)
  • 3. Have Great Runway Skills
  • 4. Be comfortable with your body and have a great sense of style and energy


There is no fee to audition. However, if you are selected to compete, the entrance fee for the competition is $150. This fee is payable in two installments via cash, money order, or PayPal. Your first installment will be due on or before April 29th. The balance is due no later than May 21. Entrance fees or any portion of the fee paid are non-refundable.

Frequently Asked Questions:

1. Will I be required to sell tickets to be in the event?

No, unlike similar events, we do not require that a mandatory amount of tickets be sold. In fact, your entrance fee entitles you to 2 complimentary tickets. Contestants will receive additional tickets for sale, but there is no required amount to sell. Tickets to the event are $25.00 in advance.

2. Will I Be Responsible for Supplying My Own Garments?

Yes, there will be three segments in which you will need to provide clothing; two of which will be judged:

  • 1. Fabulously Full…Look at Me! (Opening Segment, denim bottom, white top, no judging – details to follow)
  • 2. Fabulously Funky (urban, creative)
  • 3. Fabulously Elegant (red evening wear, all contestants must wear RED gowns)

3. What are the prizes?

Although our prize list continues to be updated, but we can confirm the following prizes now:

Grand Prize Winner:
$1,000 cash
An interview in PLUS Model Magazine
An interview in Daily Venus Diva Magazine
A gift certificate from SONSI®

2nd Place Winner
$200.00 cash

3rd Place Winner
$100 cash

4. What will happen at the audition?

A panel of judges will assess your runway skills as a plus size runway model. You will also be judged on your overall appearance. It is extremely important that you demonstrate good runway skills and look like a model at the audition. We will only accept models who will make great competitors in the event.

5. How will I know if I have been selected to compete?

After the audition, if you have been selected to compete, you will receive an email within 48 hours.
IMPORTANT: After you have received the email notification that you have been selected to compete, we must receive one-half of your entrance fee by April 29th.

6. How do I enter?

Just go to the website below, upload your photo in the space required, and press the ENTER NOW button. Be sure to print out the confirmation you receive after you submit your info, as it will contain the information you need to attend the audition. NOTE: You do NOT need to bring pictures to the audition, we will have everything you submitted when you arrive.

Good Luck!