Basket Weave

Model Keyana Montigue, representing Dudley Beauty College, gets dolled up by makeup artist Miss Diane.

Pink Lady

A model waits patiently as a stylist puts the finishing touches on her mile-high pink-and-blond hairdo.

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Hairstyles of the Future

Silver contacts take this futuristic look to the next level.

All Smiles

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Two models from B.R.A.T. Box Salon for Kids in Temple Hill, Md., hang out backstage.

Distinguished Guest

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Glynn Jackson, who runs Golden Scissors, shares the stage with D.C.'s mayor-elect, Vincent Gray.

Celebrity Presenter

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Choreographer and actor Darrin Henson presented a lifetime achievement award.

Not Just Hair

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Elaborate (and sometimes barely there) costumes ruled the runway.

Child's Play

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The kids who modeled in the show proved that you don't have to be a grown-up to work the runway in fierce style.

Golden Child

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Case in point: this miniature model, who was front and center as he showed off his style.

Black or White

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A model walks in the show.

Bun Times

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Some of the styles at the show were so elaborate, they looked more like fancy hats than hair.

Awestruck

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Anji Corley, contributing editor to The Root, gazes at the action on the runway.

Workin' It

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This model is loving the spotlight!

Glynn's Girls

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All in blue, the models are part of Glynn Jackson's crew.

Winner's Circle

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Lachers Reese models the night's winning style, created by Christopher D. Fountain of Connecticut. Fountain won $1,000 for his efforts.