atx, features, style

Five of Austin’s Best Local Jewelers You Should Know

by Daniela Perez I have scoured the city for some of the best jewels on the market. And I found them in our local artisans and their one-of-a-kind pieces. Here in Austin, no jewelry need goes unmet. Regardless of your personal style, these five jewelry stores have the perfect pieces for your wardrobe.  Mingle Jewelry […]

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features

Spark Predicts The Grammys 2018

by Joanne Xu It’s that time of year again. Every February, as the working world hustles back into routine, the creme of the Hollywood crop gather to – let’s be honest – judge each other. As the stars begin their graceful descent onto the red carpet (sans J.Law) tonight, Issue No.10 staffers predict how the […]

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atx, features

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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atx, features

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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features, style, video

Behind the Scenes of Issue No.9

Curious as to what really goes on at Spark? Enjoy this exclusive behind-the-scenes look and check out the finished spread in Issue No.9 next Friday. Videographer: Ali Goodwin Models: Hassan Ahmad and Imran Rizvi MUA: Caitlin Vu Stylist: Megan Schuetz Photographer: Bolora Munkhbold for more, visit our Youtube channel.

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atx, features, style

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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atx, features

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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