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Technology is Changing the Way We Shop

by Joanne Xu In partnership with The Retail Vault I am welcomed into Chottie Hamilton’s contemporary Austin apartment by the smell of a home-cooked dinner. You can imagine my delight, considering the last “meal” I had consumed was a cup of ramen. Chottie has invited me three floors down (I happen to live in the same apartment […]

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Prototype Vintage x Spark: An Inside Look

by Maddy Murray In partnership with Prototype Vintage “All killer, no filler.” – Prototype Vintage As a South Congress staple for the past twelve years, Prototype Vintage has served Austinites and tourists alike with their eclectic curation of vintage clothing. With clothes for men and women and children, they truly have something for everyone. I […]

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Local Brands Bring Sustainable Fashion to Austin

by Emily Deen Fashion is one of the largest industries in the world. From retailers to runways, the industry employs 60 million people globally and is valued at 3 trillion dollars. But such a huge industry comes with some pretty huge downsides. Along with being the most labor dependent industry in the world, it is […]

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Witchy Woman: A Look into Strega Fashion

by Sydney Burris Photos by Micaela Hannah You wake up in the morning and stumble to your closet. As your eyes adjust to the light, you grab the first t-shirt you find, throw it over your head, and slip on a pair of jeans. Done! You’re dressed for the day! It’s as simple as that […]

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Read My Pins: The Madeleine Albright Collection

by Jordan Steyer Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright stopped by the LBJ Presidential Library to speak about the opening of her exhibit “Read My Pins: The Madeleine Albright Collection.” She made history when she was sworn in as secretary of state in 1997, becoming the highest-ranking woman in the United States government. Albright grabbed […]

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Now You Can: Universal Standard Event Recap

by Micaela Hannah Universal Standard is changing the game for plus-sized women everywhere. Created by two women, Alex and Polina, Universal Standard embodies what every woman wants – stylish clothes that make them feel good but are tailored to a particular demographic. These women are looking for something they can’t find at fast fashion stores. […]

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Austin City Limits 2017: Festival Fashion Recap

by Marybeth Schmidt Austin City Limits, the annual two weekend music festival that puts on musically brilliant tunes, has attendees that bring out the best of the best of festival fashion. Expectantly, the past two weekends in Austin’s Zilker Park have proved once again that music brings out the essence of Austin and its people, […]

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A Night With Rupi Kaur

by Jordan Steyer I used to hate poetry – I’m still not the biggest fan. milk and honey was overrated and I refused to get near it because of the backlash it received. But like all good things, it found me when I needed it the most. I was scrolling through my Twitter feed when this […]

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