Archive for March, 2008

Abercrombie & Fitch buys Storyville (April Fools!)

(AP) – In a surprise move, fashion industry giant Abercrombie & Fitch just announced a deal to purchase Baton Rouge upstart Storyville Apparel.  Storyville, founded by 11 siblings, burst onto the fashion scene in January 2007 and quickly became an industry darling as a result of its support of local artists and designers. The deal, reportedly worth $90 million in [...]

Thanks to this week’s models — See pics!

Just wanted to say a quick thanks to all the models who modeled in Austin over the past few days.  Look for photos of these beautiful and handsome UT students to start popping up on storyvilleapparel.com over the next week.  Here are the models, in no particular order: Rebecca King, Anjali Patel, June Oh, Nina [...]

Five Storyvilles on Saturday?

Today is a big day for Storyville.  For the first time ever, Storyville will be offering its awesome mix of locally designed goodness simultaneously in 5 different places. In Baton Rouge, the Chimes Street shop will be open, but we’re also setting up shop in the Main Street Market in downtown BR.  Look for Elizabeth [...]

Storyville meets a Bearded Lady

Storyville’s ever-increasing list of designers continues to grow.  We’re proud to welcome Austin’s Bearded Lady to our shop, and very soon to our website.  Look for Bearded Lady’s “Austin, It’s a city where people live & stuff” tee to be featured on storyvilleapparel.com by next week. This week, models Rebecca King, Peter Petrzala, June Oh, Adam [...]

Crescent City Classic Wrapup

Yesterday, a team of Storyvillains joined 16,000 runners in the 30th annual Crescent City Classic, a 6.2 mile trek through New Orleans.  Allen, Mercedes, Juan, Estefa, Victor, Paula, Brooke, Blake, Elizabeth, Greg, Mercie, Seth, Katie, Rebekah, Gabriel, Natalie and I ran the race sporting our Storyville Athletics tees, and looking sharp (and a little sweaty) all [...]

Zickster, Evolinium coming to Storyville

Just a heads up on a couple new designers that will be featured on this storyvilleapparel.com very soon.  We’ve been talking to Jeff Zick aka Zickster of Zickster.com and Rob Blumanthal of Evoluminium about featuring their designs in our shop and our website.  Zickster’s “Keep Austin Batty” tee is currently available at Storyville Austin, having debuted during [...]

Forty Fotos of Four Ni?os

See forty photos of the youngest four Harvey Durham kids — Juan, Paula, Victor & Estefa – from their recent trip to Austin.  Click here to see the photo album, which as been posted for public viewing on Facebook.  The photos were taken on the University of Texas campus and in Storyville Austin.

Forty Fotos of Four Ni?os

See forty photos of the youngest four Harvey Durham kids — Juan, Paula, Victor & Estefa – from their recent trip to Austin.  Click here to see the photo album, which as been posted for public viewing on Facebook.  The photos were taken on the University of Texas campus and in Storyville Austin.

The Storyville Super Supper Potluck

Last Thursday night, young and old Storyvillains from all around the “Red Stick” gathered for the First Ever Storyville Potluck Super Supper at Storyville on Chimes.  Chicken wings, blackened alligator, jambalaya, homemade macaroni and cheese, navy beans, and delicious treats filled the tables of the Storyville apartment…and amazingly, at the end of the night, not [...]

Storyville parties with Facebook

On Thursday night, Gabriel and I partied with Adam Conner, Randi Zuckerberg and other Facebookers at the Red Bull SXSW Moon Tower party. What an impressive event!  We got to see the Vines and Brazilian Girls play up close (and we got to hear them work in plugs for Red Bull).  The Vines were good, but I [...]