Sunday, May 10, 2009

Live United: Project Runway

Hey everybody!

Mere and I had a great night Thursday for a good cause!
Mason's, Liberty Bank, and the NWA United Way hosted the second annual LIVE UNITED event and Benfield Photography was a sponsor! We were happy to be back for the second year in a row to be a part of such a great event!

This year had a "Project Runway"-ish twist, where 10 local aspiring designers created some unbelievable ensembles out of United Way t-shirts and a little extra fabric! There were local celebrity judges (including Miss Arkansas) who voted on the top three designs, and it was a close race! While the votes were tabulatedd, there was a bit of a "who's-who" in NWA runway walk! Everyone from CEOs to socialites took to the runway! It was such a fun show! The crew at Mason's was so inviting, the NWA United Way staff is always fun, and FOX 24's Dana Sargent makes such a down-to-earth emcee!
Here are a few of our favorite pics from the night!

Talk to you soon!
Dale






5 comments:

  1. GREAT pictures!! You guys are the best!
    -Dana Sargent

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  2. SO fun! Wish I could've been there again this year. I've gotta go get me a new Live United gray tank--so hot right now! :)

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  3. Dale, the picture of Eddie the Dog is so wonderful. I may contact you about using it for the Humane Society's calendar for 2010. Thank you! --Eva Madison

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  4. These are great! Do you have a link to the rest of the pictures you took from that night?
    -Shannon Pennington

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  5. Dana - thanks! You did such a great job!!

    Eva - definitely! call Meredith: 4798712479 or email me: dalebenfield@gmail.com

    Shannon - Brooke at United Way put them on the flickr account, or will this week sometime

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