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Little Rock Fashion Week models selected

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LITTLE ROCK (LRFW) - Models for the fifth annual Little Rock Fashion Week have been selected.

Male and female models of all ages and sizes traveled as far as Houston to Little Rock May 4 and May 5 to audition for a spot in the fastest growing fashion week in America.

Sunday, photos of the selected models were published. More than 450 models auditioned for the week occurring July 15-20 in downtown Little Rock, but only 95 talented individuals were chosen.

"I'm very excited for this year," said Brandon D. Campbell, LRFW's creator and executive producer. "We feature the best fresh face talent each year. I think that this could be the best group of models in our history. I look forward to working with them."

Model judges were Candace Barker, Little Rock Regency Beauty Institute manager; Andrea Finney, KATV Channel 7's Social Media Content Producer; Amanda Harper, fashion blogger; Lauren Clark, multi-media journalist; Emily Brown, Tulips Boutique owner; Enrique Fuentevilla, Arkansas En Espanol Director; Larry Scruggs, LRFW 2011 Model of the Year; and Hannah Daniel, LRFW 2012 Model of the Year.

The LRFW 2013 Model of the Year will be announced after the week of fashion and entertainment events. Models are evaluated by fashion industry experts and journalists who attend the all week extravaganza. The Model of the Year receives a cash prize, modeling contract, merchandise, and a personal webpage featured on the LRFW website.

Sponsors of LRFW 5 include Oneofakind Talent Inc., Regency Beauty Institute, Parker Cadillac, Grisham Law Firm, Sync Magazine, Holiday Inn Presidential Hotel, Cornerstone Pub and Little Rock Zoo.