Frida Kahlo Inspired Fashion Contest

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The photograph of the late Mexican painter, Frida Kahlo was taken in 1939 by the Hungarian photographer Nickolas Muray. Photograph: Nickolas Muray/AP

Calling out all aspiring fashion designers! We are looking for your original Frida Kahlo inspired look to strut down the runway at Modern Latina’s 10th Anniversary celebration, “Fashion Fights Back” an event benefitting Latinas Contra Cancer on October 1, 2015 at the San Jose Woman’s Club.

I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality. - Frida Kahlo

Do you want your original Frida inspired look to be a part of our runway show? If you are interested in participating submit a brief biography, statement about how your look was inspired by Frida Kahlo along with your fashion look concept (photo of look, photo of look board or other digital file). The deadline to submit their Frida looks is July 31, 2015.

Contest Rules and Guidelines

Entrant must be able to come to the fashion show rehearsal on Wednesday evening, 9/30/15 and attend the fashion show on Thursday, 10/1/15 from 6-9 pm at the San Jose Women’s Club in Downtown San Jose. A total of 10 looks will be featured in the show. Submit your entry to editor@modernlatina.com by July 31, 2015. Must be 18 years to participate.

Image: The photograph of the late Mexican painter, Frida Kahlo was taken in 1939 by the Hungarian photographer Nickolas Muray. Photograph: Nickolas Muray/AP