The tradition of searching for Lithuania's longest hair continues in the impressive Žalgirio Arena in Kaunas on the fourth and last day of the beauty fair: "Moters pasaulis". (eng. Woman's World). This year, 133 girls, walked down the catwalk to show off their lengthy manes and get it measured.
The organization literally had their hands full of hair this day and with so many contestants, an official Lithuanian record was set. Never before so many long haired girls joined one single event. And their hair was simply astonishing, as many of them has grown their hair below their knees.
Apart from the hair measuring, there was a variety of other entertainment. Dancing, modelling the latest winter fashion, and a hair styling show. Practically never a dull moment.
All girls wore dresses made of linen, a beautiful and versatile fabric, according to the dresscode. The organization did a great job, bringing all those proud girls from all over Lithuania together. Winners were there in each age category, whose hair lengths beat the records of last year, but the true winner was the 12 year old Ieva with a spectacular length of 1,40m! An article about this in Lithuanian can be found on the website www.modeliai.lt