RVA Fashion Week 2013: Carytown Fashion Showcase

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RVA Fashion Week 2013: Carytown Fashion Showcase from Mesh Media on Vimeo. Cary Court Shopping Center, May 2, 2013: RVA Fashion Week’s third show set in the heart of Carytown featuring collections from several local stores and boutiques including Roan, The Phoenix, Lex’s of Carytown, Ciao, Fab’rik, Pink, Glass Boat, AlterNatives, and Champagne & Shoes. […]

Tim Gunn: Make it Happen Rams

Tim Gunn: Make it Happen Rams

On “Project Runway,” Tim Gunn always urges designers to “make it work”. Last night, Gunn’s encouraging persona presented itself at his lecture in VCU’s Commonwealth Ballroom. With an audience of over 500 students, designers, and professors listening in, Gunn chronicaled his career in fashion and related to the audience how he successfully accomplished his goals […]

RVA Fashion Week Press Preview

RVA Fashion Week Press Preview

RVA Fashion Week Press Preview from Mesh Media on Vimeo. The Bull and Bear Club, April 10, 2013: Press Preview of the 2013 RVA Fashion Week showcasing ten collections for the May 3rd Designer Showcase at Plant Zero. Each of the featured designers are up-and-coming; all adding refreshing perspectives to the industry through their collections. […]

Style Inspiration: Alicia Chew

Style Inspiration: Alicia Chew

Meet Alicia Chew, the creator of River City Chic and soon-to-be VCU grad. If you ever want to be thoroughly impressed, read Alicia’s résumé. Not only does she work for College Fashionista, a fashion website with an emphasis on covering college student style, Alicia also has an impressive background in fashion. “I spent six months […]

RVA Fashion Bloggers Clothing Swap

Want a great way to de-clutter and refill your wardrobe? Check out the RVAFB Clothing Swap, Saturday April 13 from 12:30pm-3:00pm. Stocking up on spring and summer trends can be easy and cost-free! Clothing Swaps are a great way to get rid of  unworn items that are sitting in the back of your closet while […]

How to Prep Your Closet for Spring

How to Prep Your Closet for Spring from Mesh Media on Vimeo. Transitioning your wardrobe from the chunky sweater winter months to spring and summer t-shirt weather can be challenging. Find out how to successfully prepare your closet for the warmer seasons easily and without overspending.   Featuring Brandon Day Video by Sydni Ham Did […]

Angela Bacskocky “GHOST” Press Release

Angela Bacskocky will present GHOST Spring 2013 as the collaborative effort of a revolving group of fine artists and craftsmen attempting to merge the lines between fashion and art. Bacskocky’s debut Nest collection was presented last year on the runway as a part of RVA Fashion Week and again as a multi- media art installation […]

Street Chic

Street Chic

“My personal style is modern and somewhat unique. I like to put pieces together that some people may not think actually looks good together.” -Alexis Richbow, Junior, Psychology major (location: Goshen Street) “My personal style has always been inspired by older generations. I would raid my mother’s closet as a little girl, and now as […]

Marimekko for Eurotrash

Emily Caskey modeling a piece from the collection

Marimekko Meets Eurotrash from Mesh Media on Vimeo. The Richmond, VA European fashion retailer Eurotrash presents their spring/ summer 2013 collection featuring the Finnish clothing line Marimekko.   On March 21, Eurotrash, an exclusive Carytown retailer of European fashion, owned by Anne Hughes, enticed fashion patrons to play dress up in samples from the Marimekko […]

VCU Second Annual Fashion Show Preview

VCU Second Annual Fashion Show Preview

The VCUarts Fashion Department hosted its second annual preview show Wed. March 20th showcasing work from student designers and revealing the official poster and theme of this year’s fashion show. With the designs from the night encompassing the theme “Catalyst,” students focused on the diversity of the constantly evolving fashion scene in Richmond while integrating their […]

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