A fellow member of the fashion community made Lindsey Creel aware of the whispers of a possible Fashion Fund from Austin Fashion Week, before it was announced, and it became Lindsey’s immediate goal to win! Of course, working on her AFW line was of importance, but all the while, she kept the Fund in the
Mallory Curlee started CurleeBikini in Los Angeles, in 2010, and since the beginning, it has been a completely grassroots endeavor. Mallory designs, patterns, cuts and sews each garment herself, specializing in custom, made-to-order swimwear. As a self-proclaimed gypsy, Mallory has based CurleeBikini out of a handful of cities and three states over the past four
Adrienne Yunger entered Austin Fashion Week in 2009, showing at small, retail shows. When a client having a second wedding wanted a unique bridal gown, though, one that could go from ceremony to reception and on to real life, her focus changed; she did a bridal show at AFW 2012 and 2013 – but she
When it comes to iconic films, several come to mind. Gone With The Wind will certainly make the list. Made in 1939, the film received ten Academy Awards, including Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actress (Vivien Leigh as Scarlett) and Best Supporting Actress (Hattie McDaniel as Mammy). It was a box office blockbuster and record-setting
One thing is for sure, the Austin Fashion community has a very strong connection with each other and we’ll show support for our growing fashion scene in just about any way we can. Fashion supporters attended the launch party for the newly opened Design Lab located at the Oasis in the growing West Austin quadrant.