Bailey Moses, 3rd Runner-Up

Miss Arkansas Pageant 2016

Gown:  Tony Bowls

Claudia Raffo, 4th RU/Overall SS

Miss Arkansas Pageant 2017

Swimsuit:  Kandice Pelletier

"A Round of Applause" Hall of Fame

We are so proud of our clients and wanted to share just a few of their successes with you!

Bailey Moses, 3rd Runner Up

Miss Arkansas Pageant 2017

Gown:  Tony Bowls

Lauren Weaver, 2nd Runner-Up

Miss Arkansas USA 2017

Swimsuit:  Kandice Pelletier

Catherine Hicks, 3rd Runner Up

Miss Texas Pageant 2017

Gown:  Shawn Yearick

Emily Brewer, Miss Arkansas' Outstanding Teen 2016

Gown:  Tony Bowls

Darynne Dahlem, 1st Runner Up

Miss Arkansas Pageant 2017

Gown:  Tony Bowls

Aubrey Reed, 1st Runner-Up

Miss Arkansas' OT Pageant 2016

Gown:  Tony Bowls

Savannah Skidmore, Miss Arkansas 2016

Gown:  Tony Bowls

Paige Webb, 4th Runner-Up

Miss Arkansas USA 2017

Swimsuit:  Kandice Pelletier

Additional State Finalists and Local Titleholders

Savvy Shields, Miss America 2017

Costume:  Shawn Yearick

Maggie Benton, Miss Arkansas 2017

Gown: Tony Bowls

All Services Available

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                                                                  In Store Alterations                                     Piano Coaching

Interview Coaching/Mock Interviews                                                  Vocal Coaching

Custom Gown Imagineering Sessions                                                                               Modeling Coaching




Rusty and Lori Hart, Owners

About Applause

Our Philosophy

We believe that you have the right to expect honesty, integrity, and impeccable service with every visit to Applause.  We know that you have options in your shopping experience and we value the choice our customers make to shop with us.  Each customer is treated with the dignity and respect that is deserved.  Nothing makes us happier at Applause than seeing the dreams of customers come true and knowing we had just a small part in making it happen.

Who We Are

With over 30 years in fashion and pageant consulting, Rusty & Lori Hart and the great staff of Applause are always ready to help you find that special look you've been dreaming of.  We also feature an incredible referral service that will help you find respected and successful professionals in the fields of hair and make up, nutrition and physical wellness, and much more.  A trip to Applause is the best way to start your journey toward your dreams!

Brooke Cornelius, 2nd Runner-Up

Miss Arkansas Pageant 2016

Gown:  Tony Bowls

Loren McDaniel, Miss Arkansas 2015

Gown:  Tony Bowls

Mady Rottinghaus, 3rd Runner-Up

Miss Arkansas' OT Pageant 2016

Gown:  Tony Bowls

Aubrey Reed, Miss Arkansas' OT 2017

Gown:  Tony Bowls

Laryssa Bonacquisti, Miss Louisiana 2017

Gown:  Tony Bowls

                                 

Gracie Stover, Miss Arkansas' OT 2015

Gown:  Tony Bowls

Ashley Ehrhart, 2nd Runner Up

Miss Arkansas Pageant 2017

Gown:  Tony Bowls


Ashton Campbell, Miss Arkansas 2014

Gown:  Gaspar Cruz