Want to volunteer for February Fashion Week? Apply now

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Dolce & Gabbana's spring 2012 runway show, courtesy of Elle.com

OK fashionites, it’s not quite serving turkey in a soup kitchen, but if you’re interested in a Devil Wears Prada experience minus the paycheck, now’s the time to apply to volunteer for February Fashion Week (yes, the big one in Lincoln Center.) Justify time spent assembling Anna Wintour’s gift bag by slipping the models extra carbs or writing a piece for Thought Catalog. Or slipping your résumé into the bag. Here are the details from the official Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Volunteer Page:

This event represents what the cutting edge fashion events industry is all about and will be a great experience for anyone interested in a career in events, fashion, media or marketing. For the opportunity to be involved with the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Volunteer Program, please email your resume and cover letter to:

[email protected]

Volunteer roles will include:

  • Runway Venue Preparation
  • Designer Guest Ushers
  • Backstage Assistance and Set Up
  • Assemble Gift Bags and Press Kits
  • Help maintain the main event Information Desk
  • Assist in the Volunteer Center
  • Various other tasks for the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Staff

All resumes must be received by December 16th, 2011 in order to be considered for the Fall 2012 Collections, taking place February 9-16, 2012 in New York.

Please No Phone Calls

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