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A Look into the Life of Local Fashion Influencer: Chuk Chidume

by Caitlin Rounds Photos by Jasmy Liu 22-year-old Chukwunonso “Chuk” Chidume is a first-generation Nigerian-American and an aspiring fashion influencer. Chidume recently graduated from Baylor University with a bachelor’s degree in Apparel Design. According to Chidume, his interest in the fashion industry began at a young age, “Fashion has been something I’ve been obsessed with […]

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Holiday Art Markets: Local Gifts for Fashion Fiends

by Natalie Berry With finals ending later than ever, it is easy to get wrapped up in studying, stressing, and packing for home. For many of us, finals consume most of our thoughts and energy, leaving us scrambling to buy holiday gifts at the last second. In an effort to help all you last-minute-gifters, I […]

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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. […]

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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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21st Century Girl

by Estefania Monarrez Welcome to the life of the 21st Century Girl. In a world where oppression and injustice still exist; women continue to be underappreciated and devalued. We stand up for what we want and believe in: equality and love. Grunge in itself was a way for people to express their thoughts on subjects […]

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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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