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-

Is Fashion Art?

For a long time, the fashion industry has tried to become accepted as art. There are exceptional and intricate designs that would obviously pass as art. Many haute couture designs are featured in art museums because they embody artistry using fabric. Fashion can be just as expressive as traditional conceptions

What is #SewingTikTok?

Since the rise of TikTok the platform has grown to contain much more diverse content than dancing videos. Creators are now using this platform to share there creativity with other’s. One example of this is #SewingTikTok. You might be asking yourself “what is #SewingTikTok?” Well #SewingTikTok is a new hashtag

UFG in Action: Members Work Behind The Scenes At Local Fashion Shows

Over the weekend, the University Fashion Group Model Committee volunteered at two local fashion shows. On November 12th, the model committee volunteered at the Neiman Marcus fashion show presenting A.L.C. The show was followed by a luncheon and shopping experience. The show was a fundraiser for the Mack, Jack &

Upcoming Fall/Winter Trends of 2021

Is it still 80 degrees here in Texas? Yes. But will I still break out my boots and sweaters? Also yes. Even though the heat has been reluctant to leave Austin lately, I, for one, am more than excited to start wearing my fall/winter clothes. While walking around campus each

3 Reasons Why We Can’t Wait to See House of Gucci in Theaters

“I don’t consider myself to be a particularly ethical person, but, I am fair.” – Lady Gaga as Patrizia Reggiani Even if you don’t consider yourself to be an expert on fashion history, chances are you’ve probably heard the name “Gucci” before. Love it or hate it, the Italian brand

Harryween the biggest Halloween Party

This year Halloween looked a bit different in New York and that’s thanks to Harry Styles.  Styles sold out his two night shows on October 30th and 31st at Madison Square Garden and threw one of the biggest Halloween parties of the year.  All those who attended were all dressed

Halloween in the University Fashion Group!

This past weekend was very busy for UFG. First we had our pumpkin social on October 29th. Then we celebrated a Halloween weekend with amazing costumes from our members. At the Pumpkin Social, members painted their mini pumpkins for Halloween. They also came with their best denim on denim 90s

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