By: Sydney Mahl The ninth annual Austin Fashion Week has come to a close after ten days (just call it a fashionable week). It started off with the Style Queens Premiere featuring Austin’s best fashion talent talking about Taylor Swift, a first-time black-tie event highlighting designers from Mexico at the Driskill, events were held all
It’s that time of year in our fashionable city! This weekend starts several days of in-store parties, get together’s that will feature all that the Austin fashion scene has to offer. The event is now going into the 9th year, and while many things have changed, some are still very familiar. The runway shows are
By: Sydney Mahl It was the night that 22 senior textile and apparel design majors had waited for since they started their classes in the Fall. From term papers, sketches and sleepless nights, (some being spent sleeping in Gearing Hall), came down to one night at the Frank Erwin Center. On April 19, they showcased
The expansion of local shopping centers typically house nationally known brands, recognized franchised outlets and leaves little opportunity for small, locally owned businesses to thrive and be recognized in a high foot traffic environment. But the recently expanded section of the Domain, Rock Rose, has changed that with several Austin fashion brands opening their doors.
Austin is home to another new fashion entrepreneur and this time it’s a cosmetic brand owner, Gertie Wilson. It was nearly four years ago when Gertie Wilson knew a cosmetics line was in her future (she is a make up artist) and she was determined to create something she loved and she also paid close