Archive for April, 2012

Next Contest: I Heart Austin

Our first two tee shirt contests, “Musicality” and “Food Glorious Food”, have succeeded beyond our wildest expectations. The quality and quantity of submissions have been excellent. Even more surprising and satisfying has been the incredible participation of voters in helping to determine the most popular designs. We have not heavily promoted the first two contests; [...]

Tee Shirt Design Contest #2: Food Glorious Food

“Musicality”, Storyville’ first-ever tee shirt design contest was such a resounding success. “Musicality”  ran from April 2 – April 13, and we received 13,565 hits on, including 10,357 unique visitors. We also had 42,154 page views. The contest not only generated a winner, but has resulted in a bunch of of new (non-winning) designs coming to Storyville, many of which [...]

And the winner is…

The winner of our first-ever design contest is: Congratulations to Kimberly Robinson and Colleen Keogh for their winning design. They win the $1,000 grand prize, plus the tee will be available for pre-order today on — click here to get it. It will be on the shelves at Storyville on Magazine Street and Lakeside [...]

Our First-Ever Design Contest Comes to a Close Today

As the clock reaches midnight tonight, Storyville’s inaugural design contest will come to an end. We have 40 entries so far, but it is still not too late to enter your design into the contest! Hurry and get your design in and gather some Facebook “likes.” It’s also not too late to vote for your [...]

Guide to Storyville Maternity Wear

Six months ago, I wrote an e-mail to the entire Storyville staff with the subject line “Storyville Expansion News!” – except it had nothing to do with opening a new shop. Instead, it was our official announcement that Josh and I were expecting our first baby, a boy, due in April. It feels like it [...]

Storyville’s First-Ever Design Contest Goes Live

We’ve been talking about it for weeks now: the mythical Storyville Design Contest, where we’d be giving away $1,000 for the best tee shirt design. It’s time to announce that it’s here. We’ve launched the design contest portion of our website, where we’ll periodically be holding contests with different themes (click here for the link). You [...]