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Belk nationwide model search for kids

Belk nationwide model search for kids

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - On Saturday, August 10, Belk with the assistance of Oneofakind Talent Inc. (LRFW's exclusive modeling agency) is having a KidFest Model Search for kids ages 5 to 10.

LRFW 2013 award winners announced

LRFW 2013 award winners announced

By Adeeja Anderson

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – Little Rock Fashion Week 2013 Model of the Year, Youth Fashion Sketch Design Competition winners, and LRFW 2013 Clothing Line of the Year are finalized.

LRFW 2013 Model of the Year is Tiffany Cross of Little Rock, Ark. A college graduate of University of Central Arkansas, Cross has aspired to model for a sometime. She received her first modeling opportunity at LRFW 5 (2013).

“I felt great [when I was announced the winner],” says Cross. “It’s good to know the work to being a good model didn’t go unnoticed.”

Civil War 150 exhibit, programs coming to Pendergraft Library

Civil War 150 exhibit, programs coming to Pendergraft Library

RUSSELLVILLE, Ark. (July 18, 2013)--Ross Pendergraft Library and Technology Center at Arkansas Tech University will host an exhibit entitled Civil War 150: Explaining the War and Its Meaning Through the Words of Those Who Lived It and a series of accompanying events during the month of August.

Civil War 150 is a national traveling exhibit presented by The Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History. The National Endowment for the Humanities provided grant funding for the project.

Pendergraft Library and Technology Center at Arkansas Tech was one of just 50 locations across the United States selected through a competitive application process to host the Civil War 150 exhibit.

The free exhibit will be open at Pendergraft Library and Technology Center beginning on Monday, Aug. 12. It will remain open weekdays from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. through Aug. 23.

LRFW gives local cosmetology students national exposure

LRFW gives local cosmetology students national exposure

 

LRFW 2013 Fashion Icon: Connie Fails

LRFW 2013 Fashion Icon: Connie Fails

THE 5TH ANNUAL LITTLE ROCK FASHION WEEK IS PROUD TO PRESENT, FASHION DESIGNER, CONNIE FAILS AS THIS YEARS ‘LRFW 2013 FASHION ICON AWARD’ HONOREE.

By: Samantha Stephan

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — In December of 1978, an arsonist caused an eruption of flames that led to the fall of a tiny, two-story clothing boutique in Little Rock, Ark. — just four months after it opened its doors. As the inferno persisted, a woman stood outside waiting for the responding firemen to dissipate the blaze. Watching the commotion, the neighborhood mailman approached and handed her a small envelope with handwriting on it — the sender was Hillary Rodham Clinton.  

‘Dear Connie,

Four Arkansas Tech Students to Compete at Miss Arkansas

Four Arkansas Tech Students to Compete at Miss Arkansas

When the Miss Arkansas 2013 competition begins at the Hot Springs Convention Center on Wednesday, July 17, most of the focus will be on which of the 45 contestants will win the crown and the opportunity to represent her state at Miss America.

Claire Hodgson of Russellville, one of four Arkansas Tech University students who will compete in Miss Arkansas 2013, knows she has already received a much larger reward from her participation in scholarship pageants.

LRFW 5 official trailer

LRFW 5 official trailer
In May 2013, LRFW held its annual high fashion photo shoot. Photography was by Angie Davis Photography. Directed by Brandon D. Campbell. Clothes by Kelvin Haydon Spring/Summer collection. (LRFW 2012 Clothing Line of the Year). Starred Oneofakind Talent Inc. models, including Hannah (LRFW 2012 Model of the Year). Hair & Make-up by Regency Beauty Institute. The video was shot by WAG Film.