Anime Weekend Atlanta®
September 26th-28th, 2014 | Atlanta, Georgia
Renaissance Atlanta Waverly Hotel + Cobb Galleria Centre
+ Sheraton Suites Galleria

For Beautiful Convention Life

Anime Weekend Atlanta (AWA) is a four-day Japanese Animation
and comics convention held annually in Atlanta, Georgia.


AWA Fashion Show - Saturday, Sept 27th 

Independent Designers  - If you are an independent J-Fashion designer, and would like to participate and have your designs featured in the fashion show, please complete this form which also contains lots more information. Applications are being accepted now, and space is limited. The deadline to apply is Tuesday, August 26th.

Model Call  is now open until 15-August. BTSSB and Indie Designers will be selecting models from the pool of applicants. In order to have a opportunity to participate as a model in the AWA Fashion Show please provide the following information to 

Please email one recent head shot and one recent full length photo as high-res jpegs.  J-Fashion coordinates and makeup would be preferable but not required. No cosplay and no photoshopping.  If you are planning on changing your hair style between now and AWA please let us know. Personal measurements: Bust-Waist-Hip for women; Chest-Waist-Hip for men. This link explains exactly how to take measurements. Finally, include full legal name, email, phone and american shoe size.

As previously communicated, all models MUST purchase an ONLINE Membership to AWA. Mandatory fittings for Indie Designers will be Thursday evening. Mandatory fittings for BTSSB will be Friday morning. Please pick up your badges Thursday or Friday. More information will be provided to the models who are selected.

Sun, Sept 28th

Tickets for the BTSSB Fashion Tea will go on sale in early August. The Tea will include a delicious afternoon tea service (scones, tea sandwiches, delicate desserts and designer tea), an opportunity to meet and greet with the BTSSB designers and lots of fun socializing and many more activities. Not to be missed! Space is limited.

Friday evening J-Fashion social - 9 PM, Sept 27th

An opportunity to meet, have fun and socialize with other fashionable ladies and gentlemen from all over the Southeast and make lots of new friends.

J-Fashion Curated Panels - Friday, Saturday, Sunday

More than  a dozen specialized panels covering a range of fashion topics. Keep watching this space for a listing of times and locations.

  • Japanese Street Fashion and History
  • Kawaii Lifestyle 
  • Kawaii Makeup
  • Wig Care 101 and 201
  • Shopping  and shopping services
  • Breaking into J-Fashion
  • Lolita Sewing 
  • Indie Brands
  • Gyaru
  • Feminism in Strees Fashion
  • J-Fashion connection with Anime and Manga
  • Kawaii Culture

Questions? -  Please email

See you at AWA 2014