Live as Your Limitless Self

Photos by Monica Escamillia Creative Direction by Bliss Foster Introduction by Julia Bratu   Something reminiscent of a fairytale, RCFU collaborated with Bliss Foster to embody his conception of the project: Limitless Self. In ten unique looks, fantasy combines with reality to pair sensible and chic garments with high necklines and broad silhouettes and uniquely […]

Dream for Purpose in the New Year

Story by Julia Bratu Photos by Thomas Mednikov Video by Spencer Sease       Dream for Purpose, self-described as a “purpose led creative design house,” is taking Richmond by storm. The brand offers up a unique array of faith-based streetwear, striving to inspire young creatives to express themselves with their style. Since launching in […]

Rooted in RVA: Urban Traders

Story by Briana Thornton  Photos by Spencer Sease  Four years ago, Charles Brown used his “exceptional ability to pick really prime locations” and opened Urban Traders at 1387 Broad Street. Since then, he’s been selling products from all around the world to a multicultural and diverse audience. But this isn’t just a retail store — […]

Shop Sweetest Stitch for the Holidays

Story by Katelyn O’Neal  Photos by John DiJulio and Becca Schwartz Sweetest Stitch is a Richmond-based boutique owned by Niki Kong. The store started out as an e-commerce business in March 2015, focusing on online sales and pop-ups. Niki recently opened up her first storefront in Richmond, which is a milestone for the company. Sweetest Stitch […]

Lonely Pine Gives Mother Nature a Sense of Style

Story by Briana Thornton   Melody Milleker leads a busy life. By day, she teaches 8th grade art students at a middle school in Prince George County, a job she describes as “exhausting but awesome.” And by night, she creates beautiful jewelry that repurposes nature’s rejects, perfect for those whose personal style lean towards the […]

Lonely Pine Jewelry- Fall (Video)

Modeled by Stephanie Lugus Styled by Katelyn O’Neal Video by Monica Seagle Stay tuned for the Lonely Pine lookbook launching this Friday! Did you like this? Share it:Tweet

RCFU x Rumors

  Story by Alex Morales River City Fashion Uprising (RCFU) has joined forces with the well-known thrift store Rumors, located on Broad Street, to inspire you this fall season. With the temperature dropping and the days getting shorter, that means more layers to your outfits. RCFU stylists Daniela Osuna and Miles King each put together […]