Youth brand Hurley held a fashion design competition for high schoolers last night, and Bar Rafaeliâthis yearâs Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue cover modelâBenji and Joel Madden of Good Charlotte, Taboo of the Black Eyed Peas, Robert Buckley of Lipstick Jungle and Frankie Delgado of MTVâs Bromance and The Hills were called on to judge at House of Blues in Anaheim, California.
Hurley founder Bob Hurley and Rosemary Brantley of OTIS College of Art and Design were also on the judging panel.
Fountain Valley High School took home top honours and a $5,000 donation to its art and music programme. Gahr High School won a special design challenge and could see their two original head-to-toe designs featured in a future Hurley collection. The company also launched the Hurley Microphone for Youth T-shirt design competition, where young people can upload their designs to its website and the public can vote on them till March 30.