Categories for For The Culture
New Runway- ($300) Nerds are always misunderstood, yet they are the brains behind fashion, technology, and cinema. Tonight I want to see you bring it as a high fashion nerd.
New Performance- ($300) Video games are always a big stress reliever and pick me up when needed. Wouldn’t it be great if some of those characters could be real? Bring as any video game character of your choice.
Realness ($2000)-Seattle is always having opportunities to expand your career or simply find something to make a quick buck, but not everyone knows tea. Tonight, I am asking you to come as a worker from a variety of businesses. Winners will battle for the cash.
BQ Thug-The Mechanic
BQ Prettyboy-The Barber
BQ Schoolboy-The Fast Food Worker
BQ Executive- The Advertising Executive
BQ Everyday-Crossing Guard
BQID-The CNA Worker
FQ Realness-The Hotel Housekeeper
FQ Executive Realness- Corporate Attorney
Transman Realness-The Construction Worker
Runway ($10,000)-The walk, the effect, the attitude, the moment!! All these components are needed to make a Walking Wonder. Tonight we want you to bring forward all these components with a look inspired by yourself. This can be any look you have done already but must be better than the look you are inspired by. Photos and posters of the inspiration are required. No phone photos. Stars, Statements, and Up and Coming Legends who are $1,000 Winners and/or obtained an OTY are permitted to walk this category. Productions are not allowed but entrances are allowed. Each winner of European, FF, All-American, and Legend/Icon will be awarded $1,000 and have the opportunity to compete for $10,000.
European (Small, Tall, Big)-$1,000
FF (BQID, Women, FQ)-$1,000
Best Dressed ($1000)-Patterns and prints can sometimes be breath-taking when done right or simply a mess when done wrong. Tonight I want to see you combine any prints and patterns of your choice in a look that screams DONE! Winners will battle for the cash.
Sex Siren ($2000)-Gold, Silver, and Copper are still valuable metals but will the price go up because it's now on you? In any metal look of your choice, bring an alluring look and seductive attitude to match. Winners of MF and FF will get to battle for $2000.
Face ($2000)-Grace Jones has inspired generations in music and fashion. Her face structure and personality captivated audiences all over the world. Tonight I want to see you bring it in a look inspired by Grace Jones but remember FACE is what the judges are looking for. Winners of each sub category will battle for the $2,000. Photos are a must and not on a phone.
Performance ($2000)-WWF had the entire country in a chokehold with its storylines, catchphrases, and signature moves. In honor of WWF, I want to see you bring it in a creative wrestling look. Winners of each sub category will battle for the $2,000.
Legendary Realness ($1000)-Its nothing like showing love for your favorite sports team. Tonight bring it in any sports team apparel of your choice (jersey, t-shirts,etc). Winners of each sub category will battle for the $1000.
Legendary Performance ($1000)-Today, you are the muse for so many generations but who inspired you? In a look with the name or photo of your ballroom muse incorporated in your effect come give a show-stopping performance. Winners of sub category will battle for $1000.
BQ Vogue Fem