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Harnessing the Power of Fashion at the 6th Annual Her Universe Fashion Show

Ashley Eckstein, founder of Her Universe, believes in the power of dreams.  And she has dreamed bigger than anyone may have dared.  She built a brand and a fan community based on positivity and is always looking for new ways to give back.  Thus, what started as a novel programming addition to the San Diego… Continue reading Harnessing the Power of Fashion at the 6th Annual Her Universe Fashion Show

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Her Universe Fashion Show Dazzles at 5th Anniversary Milestone

What started as an implausible idea has grown to be the top “geek couture” event of the year.  What’s this?  The Her Universe Fashion Show at San Diego Comic-Con.    For five years now, Ashley Eckstein – accomplished actress, author, and founder of fashion icon brand Her Universe – has spearheaded the Her Universe Fashion… Continue reading Her Universe Fashion Show Dazzles at 5th Anniversary Milestone

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From Tikis to Princesses – the Latest News from Her Universe

While my latest article from San Diego Comic-Con was just published on LaughingPlace.com, here is a look back at our WonderCon update from her Universe ... What are the newest creations from the winners of last year’s Her Universe Fashion Show? We gathered at WonderCon 2018 to find out. For the first time, they announced… Continue reading From Tikis to Princesses – the Latest News from Her Universe

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Dreams Come True at the 4th Annual Her Universe Fashion Show

Thanks to Her Universe founder, Ashley Eckstein, showing off geek couture is now a much-anticipated event at San Diego Comic-Con.  Ashley dreamed of providing a runway for young designers to showcase their fandom-driven fashions.  Her dream is now a reality, as she makes designers’ dreams come true at the 4th Annual Her Universe Fashion Show… Continue reading Dreams Come True at the 4th Annual Her Universe Fashion Show

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Runway Success at Her Universe Fashion Show, Comic-Con

The world of Geek Fashion has blossomed, thanks in big part to Ashley Eckstein and Her Universe.  This was my article published July 29, 2016 on LaughingPlace.com reporting from San Diego Comic-Con's Her Universe Fashion Show! The third annual Her Universe Fashion Show was an absolute runway success at Comic-Con 2016. Growing each year, the Her Universe… Continue reading Runway Success at Her Universe Fashion Show, Comic-Con

Ashley Eckstein @Heruniverse with Stormtroopers
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Covering a Con (Part 2)

Being a fangirl, I love attending conventions, or 'Cons' as they're now called.  From San Diego Comic-Con and Wonder-Con to Star Wars Celebration, D23, and a Celebration of Harry Potter -- I have had the privilege to explore and share the worlds of fandom. There are so many aspects of attending fan conventions.  What used… Continue reading Covering a Con (Part 2)

Stormtrooper StarWars Celebration
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Covering a Con (Part 1)

Being a fangirl, I love attending conventions, or 'Cons' as they're now called.  From San Diego Comic-Con and Wonder-Con to Star Wars Celebration, D23, and a Celebration of Harry Potter -- I had had the privilege to explore, and now share the world of fandom. There are so many aspects of attending fan conventions.  What… Continue reading Covering a Con (Part 1)