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Torrid launches national model search

Torrid has launched a national model search. (Torrid)
Torrid has launched a national model search. (Torrid)

Torrid, one of the country’s go-to stores for stylish clothing, accessories, swimwear and lingerie for young women sizes 12 to 28, is launching a model search.

MyTorrid Model Search is looking for the next Face of Torrid 2016.

Applications are now being accepted online, but live casting events are also planned in five cities this summer – Minneapolis, Chicago, Dallas, Philadelphia and Los Angeles.

Four finalists will be flown to Torrid's Los Angeles headquarters for the last round of competition. The winner will be announced in January and will receive a Torrid modeling contract and a Torrid wardrobe, and will appear at stores and events as the brand ambassador.

Torrid continues its quest to celebrate young women. The brand named size 22 model Tess Holliday the star of its spring look book. Most recently it announced a fashion collaboration with actress Rebel Wilson.

Applications can be submitted at Dates of the casting events are:

July 25, Minneapolis, Mall of America

Aug. 1, Chicago, YorktownCenter

Aug. 8, Dallas, North East Mall

Aug. 15, Philadelphia, King of Prussia Mall

Aug. 22, Los Angeles, Glendale Galleria

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