Emerging Designers Of Northwest Arkansas

Emerging Designers Of Northwest Arkansas

Last year’s NWA Fashion Week highlighted emerging designers and artists in the local area — a mission of local nonprofit group Artamiss. Take a look at these lines from established and emerging designers for a sneak peek at what will be in the 2013 NWAFW.

Photography By Celi Birke
Organized By Melissa Arens, co-owner at Mayapple Boutique

Fashion 1: Dana Holroyd is wearing BonnerBell faux leather skirt $59, red resale tank $15, Bella Vita Zenu cuffs $6.50 to $14.00, Bella Vita Saintspendant $40, Nicolia Jacoby brass earrings $60 (hair and makeup, Andi wise).





Susannah Files is a hairdresser at Mayapple Salon that loves men’s cuts, special event hair, woman’s cuts and colors and makeup applications.






The dread clients are wearing male and female band tees $32-$38 and a Century Butterfly tye dye shirt $20, patch work purse $35, blue hair feathers $15, orange tapestry $24 (hair and makeup, Bailey Hunt)





Andi wise is a senior hair stylist at Mayapple Salon who does full cut and color, hair and makeup services.





Chloe Reese is wearing a vintage swimsuit/under tank $15, Onemanband Designs jean shorts $38, vintage faux fur hat $15 (hair and makeup, Suzannah Files) Onemanband Designs can be found at Mayapple Boutique and emilysonemanband@etsy.com.





Natalie Denton is wearing Bonnerbell gold pants $28, resale cheetah print belt $10 and vintage black Brassier’e $15. (Hair and make-up, Melissa Arens)






Cloey Grote is wearing a Bonnerbell designs sequence original $89, resale boots $15, Bella Vita designs tassel earrings $20. Bonnerbell designs are available at Mayapple Boutique, Masons, Mustache, Lola, Maca and more. Bella Vita jewelry can be found at Goodthings Boutique and Mayapple Boutique.





Bailey Hunt is a hairdresser at Mayapple Salon who specializes in full dreadlock services as well as hot head hair extension applications.






Cloey is wearing House of M Clothiers pink and silver skirt $50, resale leather black booties $28, Turquoise leather clutch J Marie Designs $48. House of M Clothiers designs can be found at Mayapple Boutique, Ultra studios and others. J Marie Designs can be found at Mayapple Boutique. (Hair and make-up, Melissa Arens)




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