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LRFW 6 announced to the world!

LRFW 6 announced to the world!

LITTLE ROCK,  Ark.   - Little Rock Fashion Week (LRFW) 2014 will present its unique brand of fashion production to world from July 14th through July 19th. Founder and executive producer Brandon D. Campbell has quenched Arkansas’ yearning for fashion ever since 2009 with the first ever LRFW. The third week of every July is set aside by the state to showcase high fashion, designers, models, make-up and hair artistry and promote the state’s booming fashion scene. 

 

LRFW & LR Zoo to host For Kids by Kids show

LRFW & LR Zoo to host For Kids by Kids show

LITTLE ROCK, ARK. (July 2, 2014) – The Little Rock Zoo is excited to announce that it will host the For Kids by Kids (FKBK) fashion show during the upcoming Little Rock Fashion Week on Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at 6:00 p.m. in Café Africa.  

Created by LRFW founder Brandon D. Campbell, FKBK will showcase some of the hottest kid’s fashions from Belk, The Toggery and artistic fashion by kids from the Hillary Clinton Children’s Library for the upcoming season.  The third annual FKBK is appropriate for kids and adults, alike. The event benefits both the Zoo and LRFW’s new scholarship not-for-profit Oneofakind Fashionment Foundation (O.F.F.). In addition to the fashion showcase, guest will be able to enjoy live entertainment and food.

Model casting for Bridal Savoir Faire

Model casting for Bridal Savoir Faire

Bridal Savoir Faire takes place on Sunday, September 28, 2014 at Cypress Meadows Plantation Wedding & Event Center from 3-6 PM and producers are now casting models.  This year's runway show is sponsored by Ann's Bridal in Searcy and will also showcase several local designers including fashion labels Deco Rose Couture, N’cholé Féroce, Richie Clark Clothing, LOVE R.O.C.S., AnJanell Fashion, Chavon Shree and designer Nichelle Terry.  The show will feature bridal gowns, bridesmaid dresses, flower girl dresses and men's tuxedo and groom suit styles.

Everything's PEACHY at Argenta Farmers Market

Everything's PEACHY at Argenta Farmers Market

Praise the Peach at Argenta Farmers Market with a Peach Tasting Contest at 9 a.m. Hell's Kitchen Season 8 contestant Chef Lewis Curtis will be working the grill with what's in season plus children's activities including face painting.

Your farmers will be selling watermelon, cantaloupe, beans, corn, tomatoes, potatoes, eggplant, beef, beefalo, chicken, peaches, blueberries, blackberries, okra, onions, greens, squash, carrots, peas, cabbage, eggs, jams, jellies, juice and much more.

The farmers market is located at 6th and Main Streets and is open from 7 a.m.- noon. The market is on the River Rail Trolley route and offers an abundance of FREE stroller, bike, and automobile parking. Email scottheritagefarm@gmail.com for more information.

Our House Children's Center welcomes 150 kids

Our House Children's Center welcomes 150 kids

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) - One month after the new children's center at Our House opened for summer camp, kids are thrilled to have a new place to spend their summer.

"This is a really nice building because it gives you more space than the old building," Dharma Wesley told THV. "My favorite part is being able to go outside a lot and to have more exercise than we did in the other building."

Loblolly Creamery Happy Hour to benefit Thea Foundation

Loblolly Creamery Happy Hour to benefit Thea Foundation

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (Loblolly) - From 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday, July 10, Loblolly Creamery, located inside the Green Corner Store & Soda Fountain at 1423 Main Street, will host a happy hour featuring handcrafted sodas, ice cream and boozy floats, and a portion of the sales will benefit the Thea Foundation. All ages are invited to the happy hour, and kids are invited to decorate the sidewalks with chalk and participate in a coloring contest to win a set of art supplies and a pint of Loblolly Creamery ice cream. Entries to the coloring contest will be displayed at the Green Corner Store and the Thea Foundation, located at 401 Main Street in North Little Rock, until the end of July.

During the month of July, Loblolly Creamery will serve a special flavor in honor of the Thea Foundation. The seasonal Blackberry Sweet Corn ice cream is a rare treat that’s perfect in the summer heat. Ten percent of the sales of this flavor during July will benefit the Thea Foundation.

Camp iRock registration deadline extended to July 11

Camp iRock registration deadline extended to July 11

Little Rock, AR – The registration deadline for Camp iRock has been extended to July 11. The Arkansas Minority Health Commission (AMHC) will host the fourth annual all-girl fitness and nutrition camp, Sunday, August 10 through Saturday, August 16. The experience will take place at Ferncliff Camp and Conference Center, 1720 Ferncliff Road in Little Rock, Arkansas.

Designed exclusively for girls in sixth, seventh and eighth grades, Camp iRock offers fun educational activities, workshops and exercises aimed at promoting healthy lifestyles, physical activity and self-confidence. Forty girls from across Arkansas will be selected to attend the camp free of charge. To apply or to learn about camper criteria visit, www.campirock.com.