Down with OPP

If I had a nickel for every time I overheard someone mutter the phrase “there’s nothing to do in Omaha”, I’d have enough nickels right now to buy an Hermes Birkin bag.  And yet, on any given weekend, I’ll wind up with a Facebook event invite list so long that I could probably read ‘Crime […]

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Made Man

The temperature has finally turned on us. This means it’s time to pack away the tees, tanks and shorts we’ve been wishfully clinging onto just in case one more scorcher creeps into the forecast. Guys, I cannot stress enough that this DOES NOT mean it’s time to replace the summer threads with sweatpants and pullover […]

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Hair Fall

Shannon Stickman is seeing some new styles this fall that call on some older looks while pushing forward with new ones. Stickman, co-owner of Seven Salon (located near 120th and maple) says key this fall is a “nautural look.” “I’m seeing a lot of work with natural highlights,” Stickman says. “There is more variation between […]

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Go Goth

Dominikat clothing continues to make a name for itself amidst the lacking market for Goths and punks while preparing its classical look for the goth ball this year. Lee Cunningham was determined to make his own clothes when current fashions, trends and materials just didn’t suit his palette. Cunningham pointed out it’s difficult to separate […]

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McMan Style

Men’s fashion is always a sporadically visited spot on Omaha’s fashion map. It’s an all- too- often perpetuated stereotype that men aren’t supposed to be invested in their appearance unless they are heading to the office or the alter. The truth is men simply aren’t given the option to “shop outside of the box” when […]

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FASH FLOOD

ARC: The Exhibit Affirmation. Reinvention. Creation. On Saturday September 1st, join Nosh Wine Lounge for ARC: The Exhibit from artist Gary Kudym. As part of Omaha Creative Week, Kudym will be on hand to discuss his artistic journey and the metamorphosis it caused in his life. Jewelry designs by Carmella’s Closet will also be available […]

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FASH FLOOD

Traver Rains Meet & Greet Formerly of infamous fashion house Heatherette, designer Traver Rains will be in town on Friday, August 24th for a meet and greet with local fashion fans. During his time with the infamous label, Rains dressed everyone from Madonna to Naomi Campbell and Gwen Stefani. The designer also appeared on America’s […]

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FASH FLOOD

Omaha’s biggest fashion event is right around the corner, are you excited? Around this time every year I get a few emails from friends or acquaintances asking questions about what to expect at Omaha Fashion Week. This year, I’m answering the most commonly asked questions so even first timers will have a little insight on […]

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FASH FLOOD

Red Carpet Ready Are you stressing about what to wear to Omaha Fashion Week? Need a little help with putting together the perfect look? Get ready for Omaha’s biggest fashion event with Red Carpet Ready, this Thursday at Borsheims Fine Jewelry & Gifts in Regency Court. Red Carpet Ready is a shopping and socializing event brimming with […]

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Fashion Flight

Shan Stavropoulous knows the importance of a fun and easy environment in her store, Luvbird Boutique. Stavropoulous, was born in Alliance, Nebraska. She spent time in California, working in various fashion related positions, such as a merchandiser in multiple retail atmospheres including Nouvelle Eve and General Growth Properties, the management company behind several local malls. […]

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