Nostalgia for my college days, a friend tying the knot and a desire to escape the East Coast took me home to Austin, Texas, a few weeks ago. Ah, Austin. A city I tired of after four years of never-ending breakfast tacos, heat waves and studying for tests at the University of Texas. After moving to Washington, … Continue reading The Eyes of Texas
Work, school, work and school reign as my priorities. As such, painting the town red, dancing and writing blog posts now reside on the back burner. No need to worry, though - back burners can turn just as hot as those in the front! And with that, I turn up the heat on today's post. … Continue reading A Bold Body of Stripes
Good morning, fashion show goers, For those of you already hampered by this obtrusive week, today is Tuesday. That means Transcend, 2013's University of Texas at Austin senior textiles and apparel fashion show organized by University Fashion Group, took place five days ago. After overcoming a sickness thanks to last week's weather that relentlessly drenched … Continue reading Speak with your Eyes, Baby…and Transcend Above All!
Howdy, my confidants, Serving as an assistant public relations director for University Fashion Group means parading across Austin, Texas, with flyers in my tapestry bag. Why? The student organization at The University of Texas organizes an annual fashion show held each April so senior textiles and apparel students can feature their designs. This year's show, … Continue reading Transcending South Congress with Flyers
Happy Thursday, fashion fiends! As writing director of Spark magazine, I simply wished to share our latest issue released on March 21. For those of you who haven't heard of Spark, it's a student-run fashion publication at The University of Texas at Austin. Although my main responsibilities include editing reporters' work, I compose features as … Continue reading Spark magazine’s Spring Issue