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Celebrating NZ*s glorious cultural blend

JULY 2008

Opportunity of a lifetime to celebrate NZ*s glorious cultural blend.

Westfield Style Pasifika Fashion Award Searches For Fresh New Catwalk Faces

If you think you have got that X factor, the search is now on for fresh new interesting talent to model at New Zealand*s premiere fashion award - the 2008 Westfield Style Pasifika Show onstage at the Vector Arena on September 5.

It is the big chance to be spotted as one of the next *new faces* and Westfield Style Pasifika want talent to turn up from all ethnic groups -including European, Maori, Polynesian, Asian, South American and African.

*Our Award and show is so diverse and energetic and we looking for models that reflect the melting pot of New Zealand,* said Producer and Director of Westfield Style Pasifika, Stan Wolfgramm.

From the search there will also be the opportunity for a man to become part of Barkers new Summer 09 advertising shoot. Barkers is sponsoring the menswear section in the Westfield Style Pasifika Fashion Award and is interested in a new face for next season*s campaign.

*Very rarely do we get such a big view of what great talent is out in the community so this will be very exciting for us* said Managing Director, Zac de Silva Managing Director of Barkers.

The model searches will be at Westfield St Lukes Thursday July 31 and Saturday August 2 and Westfield Manukau City on Friday August 1 and Sunday August 3 2008.

One lucky hopeful will also receive the sought after prize of a place on a modeling course with Vanity Walk.

*We are delighted to host the model searches at these two Westfield shopping centres. Our centres provide a natural talent pool of people waiting to be discovered,* said Linda Trainer, GM Shopping Centre Management, Westfield New Zealand.

A number of new faces will be selected to model in the Westfield Style Pasifika Fashion Show.

Each centre will host the model search over two days. To enter, potential models simply have to turn up at Westfield St Lukes or Manukau City at the times listed below.


Westfield St Lukes Thursday July 31 4pm to 8pm Saturday Aug 2 11am to 3pm

Westfield Manukau City Friday Aug 1 4pm to 8p Sunday Aug 3 11am to 3pm.


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