Congrains Design Interview

Texas-based fashion designer, Gabriela Congrains, presented her brand’s most recent collections in Austin this past November called Zafiro. She has been a returning designer to Texas Fashion Week since presenting her first collection in 2019. Prior to this, she studied Fashion Design in Columbia at Arturo Tejada Cano Design &

Miss Sohee’s First Paris Couture Week

Any designer will tell you that it’s extremely hard to break into the fashion industry, especially when you’re just starting out. However, after showcasing her debut collection at Paris Couture Week, it’s clear that Korean designer Miss Sohee has exactly what it takes to compete with the greats.  Although Miss

Fall 2022 Semester Recap

After nearly five months, the fall 2022 semester has finally come to an end. Throughout the semester, UFG officers worked hard to keep our traditions alive and also managed to incorporate some new events into our regular schedule. Today, I want to recap some of the best moments we shared

5 Best Voting Looks to Take to the Polls

Voting season is coming to an end, and although the poll lines are getting longer, it’s still important for us to use our voices, especially since Texas’ election is predicted to be incredibly close, so here are 5 looks to inspire you to get out and vote and to look

A Karl Lagerfeld Night

Just four short years after his death, the Metropolitan Museum of Art announced that on May 1st the theme for the annual MET Gala would be “Karl Lagerdeld: A Line of Beauty”. While he was known for sporting his black sunglasses and white ponytail, the work he did for Chanel,

University Fashion Group Senior Capstone Collection 2022

This past Saturday, senior TXA students showcased their final collections in UFG’s annual student-run fashion show. The show was called “The Capstone Collection,” and it consisted of numerous designs from many different talented artists. I actually got the chance to volunteer at the show as a model dresser, and I

3rd UFG Meeting Overview!!

On Tuesday April 12th, the University Fashion Group hosted our 3rd meeting for the Spring 2022 semester. The meeting consisted of both in-person and online participation from our members. At the meeting, we had a guest speaker, Colleen Rast, discuss her experience in the fashion industry. She provided an alternative

Grammy Red Carpet Trends

About two weekends ago was the mark of the 64th annual Grammy awards. This blog post about the Grammy fashion comes a little bit late, but that doesn’t take away from the remarkable looks that were worn and they deserved to be talked about! Whether it was Dua Lipa’s stunning

University Fashion Group T-Shirts of the Past

We are taking a trip down memory lane for UFG’s past t-shirt designs. Each year, the organization made t-shirts for members and for the Capstone Fashion shows. While we do not have every single t-shirt from past years, we do have more recent designs. Warning: These shirts are very wrinkled

Best Red Carpet Looks at the Oscars

Last night marked the celebration of the 94th annual Academy Awards show, otherwise known as the Oscars. Although the ceremony was filled with plenty of surprises, I, for one, was mostly focused on judging the red carpet looks. From Zendaya’s sparkly two piece to Lily James’ stunning Versace dress, the

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