Tag: prototype vintage

Because I've been at this whole Austin fashion blog thing for 5 years, I will admit that I have become a little burnt out and somewhat jaded when it comes to local fashion events.  It's very rare that I attend a fashion event in Austin that lives up to the hype that its organizers or publicists attempt to create, and this especially rings true when we are talking about fashion shows.  But when I heard that after almost a three-year hiatus, Fashion Freakout was returning, I was legitimately excited. Fashion Freakout is the show I always reference when people ask me about the Austin fashion scene.  It is one of, if not the only, regular fashion events in Austin that feels uniquely and representative of Austin.  Why?  The show is comprised of local vintage boutiques showcasing their rock star styling, the babeliest of local babes walking the runway, and, live music.  The energy at this show has always been amazing.  You can not only see but feel the passion everyone involved in this show has for producing a fun and creative event. 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