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Fashion designers can apply for Little Rock Fashion Week 2012

Fashion designers can apply for Little Rock Fashion Week 2012

Little Rock Fashion Week (LRFW) is accepting applications from fashion designers wanting to showcase their clothing lines at the fourth annual Little Rock Fashion Week, scheduled for July 16-21, 2012 at various locations in downtown Little Rock. The early application postmark deadline is October 17, 2011.

LRFW highlights the best fashions by local, national and student designers at its Posh Expression and Young & Fabulous fashion shows. Participating clothing lines compete to win the distinction of LRFW’s “2012 Clothing Line of the Year.” The winner receives several prizes and perks for up to one year.

The 2011 winner, Laurella by Pittsburgh resident Laurie B.

Campbell to be VIP guest at Austin Fashion Awards

Campbell to be VIP guest at Austin Fashion Awards

Brandon D. Campbell, founder of Little Rock Fashion Week (LRFW), has been announced as an important guest at the Third Annual Austin Fashion Awards at Austin Fashion Week 2011 on Saturday, August 26 at the Austin City Live venue.

"I'm extremely excited and honored to be invited to attend Austin Fashion Week and its Austin Fashion Awards," says Campbell. "I've attended several fashion weeks around the country and traveled to many cities around the world. This is my first visit to Austin and I'm looking forward to witnessing its rich culture and sharing my fashion and entertainment experience."

As a guest Campbell will be allowed all access to behind the scenes and front row seating at fashion events that cost upward to $400 per ticket to enter. Campbell and AFW organizers are in talks to do a major partnership between AFW and LRFW in 2012. The Austin Fashion Awards is a star studded event that brings out the "Who's Who" in Austin.

Do you want to be a fashion designer?

Do you want to be a fashion designer?

If you have ever wanted to be a fashion designer or hone the design skills you already posess, now is the time to take a look into Jamileh Kamran's Fashion School (http://www.jamilehkamran.com/) based in Little Rock.  The only fashion design focused school in the state of Arkansas is accepting applications now for classes starting on September 17, 2011.

RHCP to give satellite theatre performance

RHCP to give satellite theatre performance

Red Hot Chili Peppers, singer Anthony Kiedis, bassist Flea, drummer Chad Smith and guitarist Josh Klinghoffer are bringing their new album I’m With You to the global stage with a song-by-song live concert performance, via satellite to select movie theaters around the world, including more than 450 theaters in the U.S.

The band will perform the entire album in sequence, followed by some of their greatest hits in a special high-definition cinematic in-theater event, Red Hot Chili Peppers LIVE: I’m With You.

Charity Vance part of 'Emerging Artist Series' at Wildwood

 Charity Vance part of 'Emerging Artist Series' at Wildwood

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – Wildwood Park for the Arts welcomes Little Rock native, Charity Vance, for the second concert in its Emerging Artists Series on August 13, at 7 pm, in the Lucy Lockett Cabe Festival Theatre. Vance will perform alongside Half Priced Hearts, featuring an electric indie pop mix of Vance’s original songwriting, as well as covers from pop icons.

As a young singer - songwriter, Vance, 18, has made a name for herself. In early 2010 (her most recent endeavor) Vance appeared on Season 9 of the hit FOX series American Idol. From age 7, she has performed each year at Riverfest, and has done countless half-time performances at Verizon Arena. At age 9, Vance played the lead role in the musical Annie for a 50-show run with the Arkansas Repertory Theatre.

Your chance to be in the movies

Your chance to be in the movies

Award-winning Arkansan Jeff Nichols to bring next feature film home

We are looking to cast “Neckbone” in Arkansas!  He should be , Caucasian, 13-17 years old whose life experiences in a rural environment results in a hard edge and survival instinct.  This role requires that he be comfortable in boats and water.  Other outdoor activities such as hunting, fishing, and motor biking would be ideal.

This role is also auditioning in other states and Los Angeles.  As proud Arkansans this is an opportunity to showcase what The Natural State has to offer.  Spread the word; encourage all who fit the description to make application immediately.

We are also looking to cast “May Pearl” in Arkansas as well.  She should be Caucasian, 15-17, a small town girl with natural beauty.

In addition casting will include approximately 400 actors, extras and stand-ins.

Interested parties may refer to the casting website to make ap

Little Rock Fashion Week 2011 Best Clothing Line and Model Announced

Little Rock Fashion Week 2011 Best Clothing Line and Model Announced

(Written by LRFW Intern Alexandria Washington)

LITTLE ROCK FASHION WEEK ANNOUNCES 2011 AWARDS

(August 5, 2011)  Little Rock, AR---   Little Rock Fashion Week (LRFW) is proud to announce that Laurella by Laurie B. Allen has been selected as the LRFW 2011 Clothing Line of the Year and model Larry Scruggs has been selected as LRFW 2011 Model of the Year.

Laurella, the fashion label owned by Pittsburgh native Laurie B. Allen, was chosen as the 2011 Clothing Line of the Year after her stunning presentation during LRFW's Posh Expression Fashion Experience, July 16.

"When I received the official word and saw the website, I was beaming from ear to ear because there was an extreme amount of talent from the designers this year.