28 Apr 2018
A butcher's overview of different cuts of beef
Commissary butcher Zach Dunphy is in his element, talking about the different cuts of beef from a recent delivery sourced at 44 Farms in Cameron, Texas. All cuts are butchered and [...]
26 Apr 2018
Artist Nikolai Haas
One half of the dynamic duo The Haas Brothers, Nikolai places his work at the intersection of design, art, and construction. The native Austinite began helping his dad, a stone car [...]
25 Apr 2018
Meet Yasmina Johnston: Artist, designer—and yes—Muay Thai fighter
She’s one of Dallas’ most dynamic creatives. And refreshingly, Yasmina Johnston is also one of its nicest. For as far back as she can remember, Johnston has felt a burning sensatio [...]
23 Apr 2018
We're bringing back the 15//30 Challenge
With summer right around the corner, there are few things as motivating as an itty bitty bikini to get us back in the gym. Perhaps, like us, the season has caught you off guard. Or [...]
21 Apr 2018
Taurus takes the throne
Taurus, it's your time to rule. For your birthday, Forty Five Ten fragrance consultant Shasa Mitcham, considers what’s ahead and picks the perfect scent for your sign. Taurus (Apr [...]
19 Apr 2018
A behind-the-scenes culinary events
Since Commissary opened its doors last November, we've had ringside seats to its non-stop culinary show. (It's good to have friends in high places.) We've peered into the industria [...]
15 Apr 2018
Neon-lit and over-the-top, The Eye Ball blows up the '80s
Forget a red-carpet entrance. Guests at last night's fifth-annual The Eye Ball got the backstage treatment, entering through a giant 13-foot-tall neon boom box, down a poster-plast [...]
15 Apr 2018
The Eye Ball’s culinary ode to the ’80s
“I was six. I remember it being a very cool thing—a big deal.” Donald Chalko, Executive Banquet Chef at The Joule, is almost misty eyed when he talks about the launch of Cool Ranch [...]
15 Apr 2018
VHS footage from last night's party
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15 Apr 2018
Talking crimped hair and bathroom karaoke
Fashion event producer Jan Strimple has been thrown some challenging hair and makeup directions for The Eye Ball in years past. (Last year her team was tasked with transforming mod [...]
15 Apr 2018
The soundtrack to the 2018 Eye Ball
Two ways to kill a party: bad music and letting the bar run dry. Thankfully, neither were a danger at this year’s Eye Ball. Heart of Glass, 99 Luftballons, I Wanna Dance With Someb [...]
15 Apr 2018
Kristen Cole’s picks inspired by The Eye Ball
Leading up to The Eye Ball, the most frequently asked question (after “Who will be the secret performer?”) has to be “What are you wearing?” And it’s a damn good question. More rio [...]