RCFUxBianca Jagger

Story and photos by Jacynth Rodriguez Styled by Aysia Ward From artists to activists, the women we’ve been highlighting this month helped change our world for the better. Many know this week’s boss babe as the first wife of the Rolling Stone’s Mick Jagger—but actress, icon and advocate  Bianca Jagger is so much more. Aside […]

RCFU x Frida Kahlo

Story and Photos by Jacynth Serrano Rodriguez Styled by Dom Khun Few lead a life as full, as colorful or as unapologetic as Mexican painter and liver-of-life-extraordinaire Frida Kahlo. She was born in Coyoacan Mexico City, Mexico in 1907 in the Casa Azul, which now functions as a museum and stands as vibrant as the […]

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 […]

VCstyleU: Erica Thompson ft. 7:77SALU

Story by Jacynth Serrano Rodriguez Photos by Solomon Bullet and Wanyeh Digital Illustration by Ammor Dennis  Some of you may have seen the viral tweet containing photos of some gorgeous VCU students sporting varied neutral body con style outfits. From the captivating designs to the jaw dropping models, it was almost too much beauty to […]

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