Items, such as earrings, or handbags, which are used to enhance a wardrobe.
Money provided to a model prior to the completion of a contract. Often agencies will advance airfare or accommodations to a model as an incentive for that model to work with that agency.
|Advertising Agency :||
A company, which oversees the direction of an ad campaign. Normally they are responsible for the hiring of photographers, producers, art directors, etc.
A company, which promotes models in exchange for a commission on the model's earnings. Agencies usually develop their models by recommending quality photographers and helping to educate the model about the business.
|Agency Fee :||
The fee an agency charges a client. This is different from the "Model's Fee" which is the amount deducted from the model. An agency fee is usually added to the total billing of a job.
A person who helps arrange contracts and establishes contacts to aide in the promotion of models he/she represents. It should be noted that the agent works for the model and not the other way around.
A decorative design made of one piece of fabric sewn on top of another.The perfect way to do pretty, appliqué is every designer's go-to when they want to create an artisanal effect. It's especially prolific in couture.
|Art Director :||
One who works on the set of a photo shoot to develop the overall image of the finished product.
A job for which a model is hired. Also called a booking.