Fashion designers apply for LRFW 5 | Arts & Culture
Little Rock, Ark. - Little Rock Fashion Week (LRFW) is accepting fashion design applicants, wanting to showcase their clothing lines at the fifth annual Little Rock Fashion Week, scheduled for July 15-20, 2013 at various locations in downtown Little Rock. The application postmark deadline is December 5, 2012.
Founded by entertainment producer Brandon Campbell in 2009, LRFW has showcased over 75 fashion brands by local, national, international and student designers; been attended by fashion and entertainment executives from E! Entertainment, Style Network, MTV, NBC, Dillard's, Otis School of Fashion (Los Angeles), and Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising. Past designers have gone to have their clothes worn by celebrities and seen at other presentations during New York Fashion Week.
Participating clothing lines compete to win the distinction of LRFW’s “2013 Clothing Line of the Year.” The winner receives several prizes and perks for up to one year. The 2012 winner, Kelvin Haydon’s signature collection by the Milwaukee designer. Haydon is receiving 1 year of promotion at LittleRockFashionWeek.com, fee waiver for LRFW 2013, VIP-goodie bag, and a high fashion photo shoot, featuring professional models from Oneofakind Talent Inc, among other opportunities.
Designers’ fashion lines chosen for LRFW 5 will join Kelvin Haydon and LT Dickens Designs by LaTonya Dickens of Baltimore, MD. LT Dickens Designs, the Baltimore Fashion Week 2012 Collection of the Year, is being shown as part of a talent exchange partnership between LRFW and BFW. Kelvin Haydon will be featured at BFW 2013.
To request an application for LRFW 2013 send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Go to LittleRockFashionWeek.com to learn more.