Blog Posts

  • Swells of Fresh Starts

    New internships, new jobs, new cities, new friends… Summer once was the time of reconnection. Returning to camp and refreshing the friendship brace...
  • How To Style Swells: Scarf Edition

    So you have your new favorite scarf from Swells... now what? Figuring out how to tie and style this sweet accessory can sometimes be a challenge. T...
  • Hello, Bonjour!

    Hearts are woven through the Bonjour collection, and the reason why is more than just aesthetic. Typically, my creative process is individual… new ...
  • Totally TWA Turned Far Out

    The Far Out Collection began entirely as a school assignment. In October 2020, I began working on a hypothetical apparel collection for my digital ...
  • Uncork Vogue Clicquot

    The idea for Vogue Clicquot came to me one night as I was falling asleep. In fact, I have an entire notes section on my phone with the random co...
  • Meet Magnolia

    I have an obsession with Charleston... which is odd... because I've never been. For those of you that know me, perhaps you let out a little gasp....
  • Dreaming In Color

    It was movie night for the children I babysit, and they chose a classic: The Wizard of Oz. To my dismay, the younger of the two ran around the room...
  • Mr. Americana: The Story of Slim

    It's hard to pinpoint what I love most about Slim Aarons's photography. The style, the architecture, the subject balance and/or symmetry, the rich ...
  • Martini Blahnik: Behind The Graphic

    While most students walk out of Textile Testing with knowledge about flammability standards, fiber structure, and stain prevention, I walked out of...