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Couple opens East Side boutique hotel

Published 9 Apr 2012 at 12:33 AM via The Daily Texan By Elizabeth Hinojos From its bungalow porch setting with wicker and foliage to its English Victorian-meets-American Craftsman interior, Austin’s newest boutique hotel, the Heywood, is an urban restoration in the residential East Side. The hotel is in the middle of a Cesar Chavez neighborhood within walking … Continue reading

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Fusebox festival in Austin brings artisits from all over the globe

Published 25 Apr 2012 at 10:40 PM via The Daily Texan By Elizabeth Hinojos If you happen to pass by inexplicable red swings or pieces of inflatable furniture scattered across town within the next 11 days, don’t be too baffled. These installations are some of the many artworks that will be showcased throughout Austin as part … Continue reading

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Ooh la la Lomography!

Published 16 Apr 2012 at 12:08 AM via The Daily Texan By Elizabeth Hinojos Towering ceilings, glossy concrete floors and chalky limestone walls: the organic quality of Lomography Gallery Store sets a tone for inspiration that’s nearly impossible to quench. The giant space serves as a blank canvas for images filled with vibrant colors, warm vignettes and traces … Continue reading