RECAP: Austin Fashion Week FINALE
April 23, 2015 – 3:30 PM | No Comment

Austin Fashion Week concluded its 7th annual extravaganza last weekend at the Austin Music Hall with FINALE.  The night featured runway looks from Austin based designers and labels Ross Bennett, Gail Chovan, Sally Daneshjou Designs, LaRue Designs, Rare Trends, Samantha Plasencia, This is Sloane, and Nine …

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RECAP: Waller Creek Picnic
April 22, 2015 – 3:00 PM | No Comment

Palm Park remains a hidden gem for most Austinites…even those who live in close proximity to downtown. Sure, we’ve all walked by it a million times but few realize how green and pretty this little pocket park along Waller Creek can be. Leave it to the fine folks at the Waller Creek Conservancy to bring it to front-of-mind for the third year in a row as they hosted the now annual Waller Creek Picnic.

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RECAP: Jo’s Easter Pet Parade & Costume Contest
April 8, 2015 – 6:27 PM | No Comment
RECAP: Jo’s Easter Pet Parade & Costume Contest

Every year on Easter weekend, the team at Jo’s Coffee puts on a funky parade filled with holiday fun and dogs in their finest duds.
Jo’s 16th Annual Easter Pet Parade and Costume Contest starts with a gathering …

RECAP: Explore Austin’s Quest for the Summit
April 1, 2015 – 3:00 PM | No Comment
RECAP: Explore Austin’s Quest for the Summit

Celebrating its 6th annual Quest for the Summit, nonprofit Explore Austin brought out some of the city’s best and brightest to Contigo Austin last week to raise funds for its adventurous program that supports underserved youth. Think …

What to Wear: UMLAUF Garden Party
March 27, 2015 – 11:46 AM | One Comment
What to Wear: UMLAUF Garden Party

In a special edition of our What to Wear series, we have the perfect looks for the upcoming UMLAUF Garden Party straight from the Neiman Marcus runways. The Garden Party – Thursday, April 23rd – is …

RECAP: Celebration of Life Luncheon for Seton Breast Care Center
March 11, 2015 – 3:30 PM | No Comment
RECAP: Celebration of Life Luncheon for Seton Breast Care Center

In just one short year, the Seton Breast Care Center has provided thousands of services to women at their state-of-the-art facility in Austin. The brainchild of Susan Lubin and Marcia Levy, the Center was the primary …

RECAP: 2015 Texas Medal of Arts Awards
March 4, 2015 – 10:00 PM | No Comment
RECAP: 2015 Texas Medal of Arts Awards

Once every two years, the Texas Cultural Trust puts on one of the most star-studded shows in the Lone Star State. Luminaries from El Paso to Texarkana make a point to attend the crown jewel of …

RECAP: St. David’s Foundation Preludes and Accolades
March 3, 2015 – 2:30 PM | No Comment
RECAP: St. David’s Foundation Preludes and Accolades

Despite the wet and chilly weather Austin has been experiencing lately, nothing was going to stop the annual Preludes and Accolades extravaganza! The traditional kick-off to St. David’s Foundation season-long fundraising series known as Toast of the Town drew a crowd of …