The Fashion Industry’s Response to the Ukraine Crisis

Since the Russian Invasion into Ukraine, companies and individuals in the fashion industry have responded in various ways to aid Ukraine. Many companies such as Under Amour, Puma, H&M, and Hermes have stopped shipping and selling their products to Russia. Additionally, many companies have contributed monetary aid to Ukraine. Adidas

Euphoria X Moschino

The new season of the hit television show “Euphoria” has taken the country by storm. Every Sunday for the past 8 weeks, we have all gathered around the TV anxiously waiting to see what our favorite characters are going to do, say and wear in the latest episodes. In one

Statement Pieces Take Over FW22 NYFW

Statement Pieces Take Over FW22 NYFW February 23, 2022 This past week marked the biannual New York Fashion Week. This prestigious event follows designers, celebrities, models, and everyone in between. While the Fall/Winter collections are being debuted, every guest is eager to see the rise of new trends for

Neiman Marcus Spring 2022 Trend Show

This past Wednesday on February 16th, members of the University Fashion Group helped at the Neiman Marcus spring 2022 trend show. This show was the beginning of the celebration of this Neiman Marcus location being in Austin for almost 15 years. This show was a private event that even had

1st General Meeting of Spring 2022 and Pizza Press Profit Share Recap

On Tuesday, February 8th, the University Fashion Group hosted our first meeting! Meetings are held both online and in-person for all members. At the meeting, we discussed all the upcoming events like the Capstone Fashion Show in April. Since it was the first meeting of the semester, most of the

NYFW Spring 2022 and COVID

This semester the University Fashion Group was not able to take our trip to New York City and work behind the scenes at fashion shows due to the Omicron COVID variant. Plans for New York Fashion Week were turned upside down with rising COVID cases in New York City. Fashion

A Little Introduction to the Website Committee! Spring 2022

Hello everyone! This is Kayla! I am the Co-Website Director and Editor for the University Fashion Group. I am a Senior in the College of Liberal Arts double majoring in History and Sociology with a certificate in Museum Studies. This is my 2nd year in UFG! Typically, I am writing

Honoring Thierry Mugler’s Legacy

2022 has started off on a rather sad note for the fashion community. On top of the recent deaths of Virgil Abloh and André Leon Talley, Thierry Mugler, French fashion designer and founder of one of the most famous fashion companies of the 21st century, passed away on Sunday, January

Virgil Abloh’s Last Collection

Virgil Abloh was fashion designer appointed in 2018 to the Louis Vuitton fashion house. Abloh died on November 28, 2021, days before his Spring-Summer 2022 line showcased in Miami. Ib Kamara was the lead creative director from Daze magazine to display Abloh’s Fall-Winter 2022 collection. Abloh’s previous collection showcases included

Balmain X Barbie

Have you ever wanted to have Barbie’s closet as your own? I know when I was little I dreamed of having a closet like her’s. Today you can own clothing items and accessories similar to her’s with the Balmain x Barbie collaboration.  Balmain Creative Director Olivier Rousteing designed the limited-

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