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Are you the next design star?


Season 7 of HGTV's reality competition series "Design Star" needs its lineup of contestants -- and Charlotte residents have a shot this Friday.

Casting associate Lindsey Mckitterick says the show's producers are looking for passionate, charismatic people who are extremely creative and have major design abilities. Translation: interior designers, architects, contractors, artists and other design experts. Is that you?

The casting call is 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Friday, Sept. 23, at Hyatt Place Charlotte/City Park. That's at 4119 S. Stream Blvd., Charlotte, 28217.

Bring an application, two photos of yourself, your portfolio and a resume. For a copy of the application and details on entering, visit "Design Star". You can apply even if you can't make the casting call. Just visit the website for details on submitting a home video. Questions? Send an email.