Goods for the Girl

– by ChiChai@Empire – photos by Ray@Empire The vibes, the energy, the support for womyn artists — Saturday night felt like a dream! Goods for the Girl came and conquered. Led by our very own event-coordinator Sam@Empire and in collaboration with #thegoodssf , we created the Goods for the Girl. The Goods is a monthly night market at @111minnagallery created by Little…

Goods for the Girl: @BLACKSHEEPMADE

To all our ladies! We got a special event planned for YOU! In collaboration with #thegoodssf , we present to you “Goods for the Girl.” The Goods is a monthly night market at @111minnagallery. For 9/16, we are teaming up with them to create an evening that highlights local womyn artists, crafters, and designers. Everyday until the day of…

Goods for the Girl: @CELESTINECROCHET

To all our ladies! We got a special event planned for YOU! In collaboration with #thegoodssf , we present to you “Goods for the Girl.” The Goods is a monthly night market at @111minnagallery. For 9/16, we are teaming up with them to create an evening that highlights local womyn artists, crafters, and designers. Everyday until the day of…

Goods for the Girl: @ARTIFFACT

To all our ladies! We got a special event planned for YOU! In collaboration with #thegoodssf , we present to you “Goods for the Girl.” The Goods is a monthly night market at @111minnagallery. For 9/16, we are teaming up with them to create an evening that highlights local womyn artists, crafters, and designers. Everyday until the day…

The Goods for the Girl: @LITTLEHONEYVEE

To all our ladies! We got a special event planned for YOU! In collaboration with #thegoodssf , we present to you “Goods for the Girl.” The Goods is a monthly night market at @111minnagallery. For 9/16, we are teaming up with them to create an evening that highlights local womyn artists, crafters, and designers. Everyday until the day…

FAME 2017 Recap cont.

Continue to reminisce FAME Presents with us through our recap video by Ray@Empire and hella photos on our Facebook by Ray, Chris and Rizzabel! Check them all out here. 

FAME 2017 Recap

– by Rizzabel@Empire – With over 100 local artists and exhibitors around the bay, FAME continues to capture the essence of Fashion, Art, Music, and Entertainment (also hella good food, shout out to that bomb pork bánh mì ayeee LOL) right here in San Jose. This being my first experience at FAME, and Empire’s 4th…

BTS with the Empress, ChiChai@Empire

by, Mia@Empire Reigning as one of the only female streetwear designers/owners in the Bay Area, Empire in the Air’s Francesca Mateo aka ChiChai@Empire has dedicated 2017 to the year of repurposing thrifted goods into every collection. In 2016, she planned out the spring, summer, fall, and winter collections with a socially conscious mindset. Aspire to…

Summer 2017: Good New Days

The process of building your Empire requires you to learn from your past, not hold onto it. For this collection, we took bits and pieces from the past to build anew. The “Do Good” t-shirt features childhood characters that took the time to recognize right from wrong. Our mission statement finds its way on a…

Sunrise to Sundown in Seoul

– by ChiChai@Empire – Following mine and Christopher’s seven days in the Philippines and ten days in Vietnam was only one full day in Korea. Luckily for us, we met up with our homie Daniel who served as the perfect Seoul tour guide. He took us out from 8am to 2am all around the city and made…

Everyday Makeup: Spring Edition

by, anngail@empire The weather is changing and the flowers are blooming! I’m swapping my warmer coats for my lighter jackets (Keep an eye out for more @empireintheair custom DIY denim jackets!) and of course, keep my makeup simple and light to let my skin breathe and get ready to get as many kisses from the sun. I…

Coach-hella with Giann

– by ChiChai@Empire – For the last-minute outfit-planners for Coachella’s second weekend, our model Giann and I worked together in giving you outfit-spiration. I gathered up the Rise Up hoodie and revamped a couple of our older items with festival vibes. Giann then whipped up her styling magic to create three– as we joked– Coach-hella looks. Products and outfits…