Fashion-forward entrepreneur

After 28 years spent patronizing one of her favorite Wichita shops, Allison Baker found herself moving back to her hometown and buying it — while also launching a complementary venture, The Vault Collection.

Chill out

Nothing like a hot pink pom-pom beanie to warm you up this season — or maybe an elegant furry cossack topper. Pair them with a leopard-print coat, textured velour jacket or cozy shawl.

Holiday Cheer

You’ll feel warm as chestnuts roasting on an open fire in these holiday ensembles featuring velour and velvet, plus a fleecy coat or a cozy cable knit sweater. Pair them with a metallic bronze mini to light some real fireworks.

Inspired design

Somewhere at the intersection of classic and modern, and luxury and whimsy you’ll find Tiffany Farha Design. Her boutique, Shop Tiffany, opens her world of furniture and curated accessories to the public.


It's fall y'all

What’s better than outdoor activities in the crisp autumn air? Doing them while wearing raw-denim jackets, romantic-sleeved blouses and high-waisted jeans. And if you happen to have an equine friend, that is the ultimate accessory!


Fall favorites

When you hold court on an outdoor patio this month, do it in style. We have your complete guide to all the season’s must-haves, everything from Victorian sleeves to lace bralettes to reptile-print accessories.


A passion for people and fashion

Gay Muenchrath, owner of GM Clotheshorse, reflects on 35 years of bringing Wichita women unique formal wear, casual wear, jewelry and accessories — and what comes next.


Summer splash

Time to soak up some sun, in shorts — whether white and crisp or casual and cut off — plus tiger-print athleisure wear, a skirt edged in sheer ruffles, or a tunic over comfy, wide-legged pants.


Fashion exploration

What better place to expand your fashion sense than Exploration Place? This month we’re investigating geometric patterns, stripes, animal prints and a stretchy set of overalls in light gray camo.


Spring must-haves

How many of the season’s essentials can we pack into one page? A lot, it turns out! Everything from scarves and snakeskin to flatforms and florals — and much, much more.


Winter wonderland

What better way to stride into a new decade than sporting a splashy red overcoat or a swingy cable-knit sweater with faux-fur trim. When the weather’s frightful we say bring on the plush scarves and stocking caps!


Behind the lens with Darrin Hackney

This photographer turned a penchant for people watching into a flourishing career. By capturing the mood and gestures of life’s moments, large or small, he “creates art with a photo.”


All decked out for the holidays

Perfect ensembles for your spring break travels: tropical print dresses and swingy tops pair with splashes of bright white and your favorite sunglasses. Make mine a Mai Tai!


Step into the sole of the city

Using bold and beautiful leathers and fabrics from her native Peru and other countries, Aida Stenholm’s boutique, Killasumaq, offers shoes, bags and accessories with a South American flair.


Fall in love with fashion

Be the princess of prints this season, flaunting everything from glen plaid and pinstripes to floral- or animal-inspired patterns. They’ll be the apple of your eye.


Buffalo Run

New York Fashion Week is graced this month with the Buffalo Run collection by Wichitan Hazel Stabler, who draws inspiration from Native American regalia, contemporary fashion, Mardi Gras headpieces and more.


Fashion connects

Big and bold summer fashion — from blossom-bright sundresses to ankle-grazing jumpsuits — is matched only by the oversized sculptures in Botanica’s current exhibit: “Nature Connects: Art with Lego Bricks”

Make a splash in style

You’ll be a breath of fresh air from lake to town in this sheer tropical duster, white capris with fringed hem or a bold boho blouse. A dramatic straw hat, big sunglasses and even bigger earrings are the perfect accessories.

Spring fashion blooming

April sunshine grows a full crop of floral prints — they’re budding out all over strappy sundresses, gauzy dusters and dressy ruffles, in breezy colors and silhouettes captured at Spaghetti Works Apartments.

Spring break style

Striped sundresses, straw hats, white jeans and flowing tropical patterns — this fashion shoot at Celebrity Cruises will inspire dreams of spring.

Red Hot

Everyone needs a little red dress in their wardrobe. Or a one-shouldered gown in sultry scarlet satin. Make that certain someone’s heart beat just a little — or a lot — faster.

Holiday glitz & glam

The Wichita Art Museum is the perfect backdrop for the gems of sparkly cocktail dresses, gauzy skirts, cranberry textured tops and jet velvet jackets. You’ll be a masterpiece!

Casual & chic holiday wear

Strike the perfect balance of laid-back festivity with a plush vest paired with a floral blouse and dark jeans, or a shimmery top over velvet tights and suede pumps. And for the ultimate in holiday spirit, nothing beats leopard print.

Festival of fall colors

Comfy sweaters in the hues of falling leaves, a tawny suede miniskirt, sage camo skinny jeans or a ruby-red ruffled blouse all pair perfectly with autumn road trips and festivals. Or dress it up in sparkly gold and sheer scarlet.

Pumpkin spice and everything nice

Patterns — from plaid to leopard print — are just one sartorial spice sprinkled on the season. Plush and luxe statement coats, vintage jeans and a pop of color combine to make a tasty autumn ensemble.

Fashion in full bloom

Sundresses are budding and blooming this month in delicate peach, tropical red, nautical navy, a splash of violet and even some tie-die. Pluck a flirty and flowy bouquet of breezy fashion.

What’s new in Wichita weddings for 2018

From dresses and drinks to music and metallics, local experts give us an exclusive preview of the styles dominating the 2018 wedding scene. Plus, an introduction to all of the latest new venues.

Wichita women

An eclectic fall collection, including a large floral print, plaid poncho, fleece vest and dramatic duster sweep fresh autumn style into the exuberant, modern backdrop of Aloft Wichita.

Beauty to the people

As a fast-casual spa, Seva believes clients shouldn’t be limited by cost or time when it comes to beauty services. The franchise lives up to its mantra of “Beauty to the People” by providing one-stop-shop convenience and price points everyone can afford.

Bold in black and white

What fashion photographs best in black and white? Photographer Darrin Hackney gives casual jeans and flowy textured tops the high-class treatment in monochrome this month, as well as a leather jacket, stripes and the classic little black dress.

Wild in white

What pairs best with white? Everything from denim cut-offs to bridal bouquets, breezy dusters and textured handbags. And it all pops against the red brick roads of Old Town.

Botanical beauty

Spring fashion is blooming with romantic florals and lace, while beads and sleeve details are a whimsical welcome.

Soar in style

Whether you're jetting off to spring break, March madness or a honeymoon, rock the runway with flared jeans and platform boots, safari-worthy camo tights or a geometric-print halter top. Mile-high style!

Fall in love with fashion

Searching for the perfect little red dress, a Valentine's date frock for an evening out or a bridal gown to start the rest of your life? Here you'll find something outstanding for every special occasion in February.

7 stylish ways to say 'I Do' in 2017

Tis the season for popping the question, which means wedding planning will soon be underway for every bride-to-be. Local experts share the hottest wedding trends and 7 stylish ways to say I do.

Hip Hip, Hooray

Snuggle up with fur, jeans and cozy sweaters even better if it's a lodge setting like the Hooray Ranch where these fall fashions were shot. A hunter on your arm is the perfect accessory.

Fashion on four wheels

Cricket Alley Ministries isn't a typical mobile boutique it's a truck with a mission. The ministry provides clothing and guidance to empower women who are transitioning from an abusive environment.

The art of fashion

Fall 2016 trends are all about abundance layering, mixing prints and fabrics, and overindulging in glorious hues.

Take me out to the ballgame

Keep you eye on the fashion ball this summer, with cool mini-dresses and casual tanks, jeans and shorts.

Dine in Style

White summer dresses graze the thigh, calf or ankle, complete with panels of lace, the better to let in evening breezes.

Must love dogs

Fresh fashion looks for spring are soft and flirty
or bold and playful so are the adorable, tailwagging models.

Spring spotlight: accessories

Nothing says "spring" and sparks up an ensemble more than a pair of swingy earrings or an ethnic statement necklace. Accessories are blossoming all over the place.

16 tying-the-knot trends for 2016

With everything from sweets to sequins, local experts in the industry give us a sneak peek of this year's must-do wedding trends.

Festive fashion

Lacy sleeves, fringy hems and sparkly dresses will put you in the mood for eggnog sipping and mistletoe kissing. Line up for some reindeer games!

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