Arkansas Vogue College to graduate designers


Jamileh Kamran and the Arkansas Manner University will hold an Rising Designers Manner Demonstrate and 2023 graduation, 6-9 p.m. Sept. 30 at the faculty, 105 N. Rodney Parham Highway, Device 3A. Graduating designers Maha Lahiani, Rebeca Diaz, Nisha Desai and Annaleah Witsell together with students Malia Anderson, Natasha Vault Booth and Maddie Freire will present their creations.

“We would like [people] to witness what our astounding scholar designers can achieve with significantly less than two years of education,” Kamran, school founder and mistress of ceremonies for the evening, states in an email. “We are very pleased to be spreading the art of couture and fashion layout with Arkansas for 16 decades.”

A few Fold Noodles + Dumpling Co. will offer large hors d’oeuvres. Retired condition Supreme Courtroom Justice Annabelle Imber Tuck will be the keynote speaker. Tickets are $100. Call (501) 663-3242 or pay a visit to


A troupe of typically architects will design throughout a trend exhibit that is portion of a celebration for Alex Foundation’s “Merging Architecture and Fashion” benefit and Entire world Architecture Working day observance. The celebration can take put from 4-7 p.m. Oct. 1 at Pulaski Tech’s Heart for Humanities and Arts, 3000 W. Scenic Drive, North Very little Rock. Earth Architecture Day is celebrated on a yearly basis on the very first Monday of October, parallel with the United Nations Entire world Habitat Working day.

Alex Foundation’s Earth Architecture Day “eve” observance this yr will include things like a presentation complete with a fashion show moderated by Ethel Goodstein-Murphee, associate dean of the University of Arkansas. Hitting the runway to showcase the hottest clothing and prepared-to-dress in couture by Belk: Bradley Buckart, Polk Stanley Wilcox Chris East, Cromwell Architects Engineers Patty Opitz, Polk Stanley Wilcox Randy Palculict, Jackson Brown Palculict Architects Lori Yazwinski Santa-Rita, Jennings + Santarita Architects Jeremiah Russell, ROGUE Architecture Brent Shelor, Nature’s Angle Architecture and Carl Smith, professor of landscape architecture, Fay Jones School of Architecture and Layout. Models will also incorporate non-architects.

Grammy nominated John Two-Hawks will give a particular musical effectiveness subsequent the fashion show. In addition, Alex Basis will identify people and corporations supporting its mission-driven operate. The six recipients for this year’s Coronary heart and Treasure Award are Brad Chilcote and Russell Rudzinski (architects) Doug Hutchins, Blue Bell Creameries and Janis F. Kearney, Rejoice! Maya Task (folks at an firm or company) and Heifer International and Garver Engineers (group or business).

Tickets to the function are $50 and can be bought online at Alex Basis ( has a mission “to have interaction pupils, and specifically limited accessibility and rural pupils in discovering architecture and style and design by means of put-primarily based discovering, experiential learning, project-based understanding, and multi-disciplinary finding out.”

Gentle THE Route

Visitors are questioned to break out their fashionable white attire (which, it’s hoped, they failed to pack absent following Labor Working day) and don it to the nonprofit Companions Towards Trafficking Humans’ (Route) yearly Light the Path occasion, 6-8 p.m. Oct. 26 at the Chenal Party Location, 21 Rahling Circle in Little Rock.

Themed as “a ‘white out’ celebration to stamp out darkness,” the party will additional the organization’s attempts to beat intercourse trafficking and provide hope to survivors. The evening will aspect dwell and silent auctions, audio by Pat Becker and the Rex Bell Band and foods geared up by Very little Rock culinary icon, Learn Chef Evette Brady. AY Media Group president and publisher Heather Baker will serve as emcee. Company are encouraged to use white in an hard work to “shine a light-weight through the darkness” of intercourse trafficking. Tickets are $75 at For far more facts e-mail [email protected].

Miss out on A OPENS

Hey there, Northwest Arkies: Are you weary of spending higher costs to beautify you at the large-chain shops? Perfectly, a Miss A shop opens this month at Pinnacle Hills Promenade, 2203 S. Promenade Blvd., #3200 in Rogers. The new store marks the initially Arkansas retail storefront outlet for the chain, billed as “The Primary $1 Makeup, Cosmetics and Attractiveness On line Store,”

As indicated by explained billing, Miss out on A specializes in “economical items with the very same good quality of ingredients and products and solutions as drugstore and significant-close make-up,” in accordance to a news release.

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  photo  A younger product hits the runway at “Condition-of-the-Artwork Fashion,” the 2021 Emerging Designers graduation ceremony and vogue present held Oct.9 at Arkansas Vogue School in Little Rock. (Arkansas Democrat-Gazette — Helaine R. Williams)
  photo  Couples dance at an all-white-attire get together in 2014 in Small Rock. Guests are asked to crack out their fashionable white apparel for Companions From Trafficking Individuals yearly Gentle the Route function on Oct. 26. (Democrat-Gazette file photograph/Helaine R. Williams)
  photo  A Miss A store is opening this thirty day period at Pinnacle Hills Promenade Rogers. The new keep marks the initially Arkansas retail storefront outlet for the chain, billed as “The Authentic $1 Make-up, Cosmetics and Attractiveness On line Shop.” (Specific to the Democrat-Gazette)
  photo  A Skip A retail outlet is opening this month at Pinnacle Hills Promenade Rogers. The new retail store marks the initial Arkansas retail storefront outlet for the chain, billed as “The Unique $1 Makeup, Cosmetics and Natural beauty On the internet Shop.” (Special to the Democrat-Gazette)