September 22, 2022

Did you ever want to visit one of our Next Gen'er cities and not sure where to go or what to do? Not to worry, our Next Gen'ers got you covered! First stop… Austin, Texas! Check out the awesome locations that some of our Next Gen'er recommended from shops to restaurants to coffee shops and to design spots. Let's begin the tour!

Next Gen'er Ellie Aiello from Austin, TX: 

 Shop: Lanai Boutique – outskirts of Austin but such a great collection of all American-made products

Restaurant: Junes All day – Great food and cocktails but they have ‘old speckled hen’ beer on tap and that a classic English beer (I’m from England)

Instagram: @junesallday

Coffee Shop: Mozart’s Coffee Roasters – Austin Staple

Instagram: @mozartscoffee

Design Spot: Commodore Perry Estate – Stunning grounds, excellent food, gorgeous rooms and incredible design by Ken Fulk”

Instagram: @commodoreperryauberge

Next Gen'er Tram Phan from Austin, TX: 

 “Shop: all boutiques & farmer markets along South Congress

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Instagram: @southcongressatx

Restaurant: Happy hour at Uchi or brunch at Elizabeth St. Café.

Instagram: @elizabethstreetcafe

Coffee Shop: So many! Spider House or Cosmic Coffee + Beer Garden for the fun Austin vibe, Mozart’s for the view

Instagram: @cosmiccoffeebeer

Design Spot: The Driskill hotel for a (haunted) historical design tour or Austin Proper hotel for all things Kelly Wearstler!”

Next Gen'er Marcella Hobbs from Austin, TX

 “Shop: South Congress – Has a great vibe and all types of shopping from thrifting to local shop,  The Domain

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Restaurant: Loro, De Nada Cantina, Honey Moon, Aba, Hanks

Instagram: @abarestaurant

Coffee Shop: Palomino coffee, Houndstooth Coffee, Cosmic coffee and beer garden, Greater Good coffee, Codependent Cocktails + Coffee

Instagram: @houndstoothcoffee

Design Spots: Ellsworth Kelly Building (Blanton Museum of Art), Austin Motel on South Congress – Super retro, Tau Ceti Mural, The proper hotel”

Instagram: @blantonmuseum

See you on our next trip to Austin!