Thursday, March 10, 2011

SXSW Fashion Events

SXSW is upon us, and I'm sure everyone has been RSVPing to stuff like crazy.  It's all a little overwhelming...actually it's very overwhelming.  But I'm here to at least break down for you the events happening during SXSW that are fashion related and don't need a wristband, including Texas Style Council stuff. Registration for the actual conference part of The Texas Style Council Conference is closed, but there are still plenty of events going on during SXSW that are open to the public:

TX Style Council Clothing Swap
Friday March 11
7:00 pm
located at 201 W.2nd St.
$5 cover
more info here
RSVP here

TX Style Council Scavenger Hunt/ Boutique Crawl
Saturday March 12
Registration at 10 am, crawl from 1- 6pm
Space limited- open to the first 75 people
located at 201 W.2nd St.

TX Style Council Dance Party
Saturday March 12
7 -11 pm
$5 cover for those not wearing cowboy boots, ballet flats, or a TIKKR watch
located at BoConcept

Etsy in Austin
Saturday March 12
• Noon-4pm: Crafting, screenprinting, mingling, and more.
• 4-6pm: Code as Craft: Moving Fast at Scale, a mini-conference with the Etsy engineering team (
• 6-8PM: Online/Offline: A Meetup for Social Media + Community Managers, hosted by Etsy,, Google, and #CMMeetup (RSVP here:
• 8PM-close: Live performances by Neighbors ( and the Black Angels (
located at 222 E.6th St.

Sunday March 13
• Noon-1pm: Stop by for our Etsy-approved hangover kits and come chat with the Etsy team.
• 1-4pm: Handmade Music Craft Session & live performance.
• 5pm: People Powered Communities Panel with Nora Abousteit (co-Founder BurdaStyle), Mr. Bob Nanna (Threadless), Micki Krimmel (, Charles Adler (Kickstarter) and Vanessa Bertozzi (Director of Community and Education, Etsy).
• 7pm: Live performance by Quintron and Ms. Pussycat (
• 9pm: BurdaStyle DIY Fashion Show (
• 10pm-close: Live performance by DJ Rana June (
BurdaStyle DIY Fashion Show
8 -10 pm

Style X
Friday March 18
3 - 9 pm
Saturday March 19
12 - 9 pm

keep austin stylish


wikigirl said...

SXSW sounds like so much fun! I wish I were actually going, will you be at the style council conference? You'll be able to get one of the wikifashion bags :)

joanna said...

I wasn't able to make it to the style council conference due to a family tragedy :( . I'll be there next year though.