Archive for January, 2013

Behind the Scenes: Abi Ferrin’s Fall 2013 Collection

Posted by    |    January 31st, 2013 at 7:10 pm

Abi Ferrin Fall 2013 Behind the Scenes

Here’s a quick bio of Abi Ferrin for anyone not in the know about this incredible Dallas designer. After some time pursuing broadcast journalism in DC and working at Paramount Pictures in Hollywood, the Jackson Hole native moved to Dallas to be with her cousin in 2005 where she began to pursue her childhood hobby.

Abi Ferrin Fall 2013 Behind the ScenesHer eye-catching designs had already caught the attention of celebrities and media during her time in Hollywood, but it wasn’t until she was crowned Texas’ Next Top Designer in 2007 that she was fully prepared to take a chance in the fashion world. Abi’s unique creations as well as the philanthropic arm of the company, The Freedom Project, have skyrocketed her to a position as one of Dallas’ most beloved designers.

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Cat Power 1.25.13

Posted by    |    January 25th, 2013 at 11:11 pm

cat-power-sun-1If you saw Juno one of the songs you most likely remember from the movie is Cat Power’s cover of Phil Phillips song Sea of Love. Employing her style of minimalist yet strongly emotive folk, Cat Power brought a dreamy and bittersweet feeling to the R&B classic. Late last year Cat Power a.k.a singer/song writer Chan Marshall released her latest album entitled Sun. While the sound of Sun is similar to Sea of Love and other previous work by Cat Power, this time she chose to step away a little from her minimalism and employ some more complex and danceable musical arrangements, in a sentence the album is “a passionate pop album of electronic music filtered through a singer-songwriter’s soul” (via)

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