Tag: charm school vintage austin

Two of my favorite stylish ladies of Austin have teamed up!  Priscilla Barroso is known for producing retro influenced designs for her line Crowned Bird, and Shari Gerstenberger is known for having an eye for curating vintage "it" pieces for her eastside boutique Charm School Vintage.  When the two worked together on a recent fashion editorial shoot, they quickly realized how seamless the modern designer's aesthetic meshed with the vintage boutique owner's curations.  The two decided to take their collaboration a step further, and have produced a special limited edition capsule collection for the summer. I got a sneak peek and got to take some photos of the small collection yesterday, which includes this fun retro fit black and white swimsuit with detachable crochet suspenders.  There will be a super limited quantity of these local handmade pieces available at the CSV + Crowned Bird trunk show this Thursday.  Some other fun things you will get to partake in at the party: Continued
For our latest editorial we worked with local nightlife photographer Brandon Scott a.k.a. "The Bar Bat" to get his unique perspective on fashion photography.  What I love about this series of photos is that they are dark and moody, yet still show off a vulnerability and softness.  As winter begins to hide away, spring beckons for our attention.  We call this one "When The Rocks Cry Out." Continued
How many of you have already purchased or made your costume?  How many of you have at least figured out what you are going to be?  Even though Halloween is just a week away, many (probably most) of you have no idea what you are going to wear.  AHHHHHH!!!! Don’t stress out!  If you are… Continued