NBC's Popular Design Competition Series 'Fashion Star' Announces Casting Cities

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June 20th, 2012

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NBC’S POPULAR DESIGN COMPETITION SERIES ‘Fashion Star’ ANNOUNCES CASTING CITIES WHERE THE SEARCH BEGINS FOR THE NEXT BIG STYLE SENSATION
Casting Calls to Find 12 Best Innovative Designers for Season 2 Begin Saturday, June 30 in Los Angeles
UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif. – June 20, 2012 – NBC’s popular reality competition series “Fashion Star” is kicking-off its search for the 12 best innovative designers for its second season. Casting calls will begin in seven major U.S. cities – Los Angeles, New York, Dallas, Chicago, Atlanta, San Francisco and Miami beginning June 30 in Los Angeles and continuing into July to discover the next big brand in fashion.

The series gives designers the chance to win a multi-million dollar contract to launch their own collections in three of America’s largest retailers. In its premiere season, the show crowned Kara Laricks the first winner of “Fashion Star.” Laricks wowed mentors Jessica Simpson, Nicole Richie and John Varvatos and won more than $6 million in collection deals with Macy’s, Saks Fifth Avenue and H&M. Her clothes are currently on sale at those retailers.

Season 2 casting call locations and dates are listed below (all times local):

LOS ANGELES

Saturday, June 30

FIDM - Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising
919 S. Grand Avenue
Los Angeles
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

NEW YORK CITY

Saturday, July 14

TRYP Times Square South

345 W 35th Street

New York

10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

DALLAS

Sunday, July 15

MACY’S – Northpark Center

8687 North Central Expressway

Dallas

12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

ATLANTA

Saturday, July 21

MACY’S – Perimeter Mall

4300 Ashford-Dunwoody Rd.

Atlanta

10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

SAN FRANCISCO

Saturday, July 21

MACY’S – Union Square

170 O’Farrell Street

San Francisco

10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

CHICAGO

Sunday, July 22

MACY’S

111 N. State Street

Chicago

12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

MIAMI

Saturday, July 28

MACY’S – Downtown

22 E. Flagler Street

Miami, FL 33131

10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

 
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