Mashpee Commons and Signed Management, a Cape-based boutique model agency, have partnered to present a “Day of Fashion” Sunday, Aug. 6 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at The Bandstand at Mashpee Commons.
The event will feature a fashion show spotlighting local designers and models, as well as an open casting call for local modeling talent. The model search will be free and open to the public for females and males aged 6 to 26, with no experience necessary.
The event will also include raffles, pop-up vendors, giveaways and live music from local band Nikki and the Barn Boys.
Mashpee Commons merchants participating in the fashion show include Anchor2Anchor, Ashley Irene Boutique, Day Off, Mijiza Images, Mira Wear and Zavia Walker. Additional participants include Alter Ego, Cape Cod Chokers, Coastal Brahmin, Devinto Designs, High Point Vintage, Kenard Smith and Sandbar Denim.
“Cape Cod has a vibrant fashion design community, and we look forward to showcasing the talent and creations of these local entrepreneurs and artists at Mashpee Commons, as well as meeting the models of the future,” said Erin Scimeca, owner, Signed Management. “It is our vision that the upcoming Day of Fashion will eventually morph into a regional Cape Cod Fashion Week event in the years to come.”
“Mashpee Commons has always been a major supporter of local businesses, artists and makers, and we are delighted to host the Cape’s most popular and up-and-coming fashion designers and brands at the Day of Fashion on August 6th,” said Krysten Kelliher, Marketing Director for Mashpee Commons. “Please join us for an event that is sure to be one of the highlights of the 2023 summer season.”