Holiday Window Walk: 2013

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“Classic Movies” was the theme for this year’s Holiday Window Walk in Austin’s 2nd Street District. Theater design students from St. Edwards University and Texas State University  decorated storefront windows in our neighborhood with scenes from famous movies. The students competed for several scholarships which were awarded in mid-December. See if you can guess the winners…

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The Driskill, Decorated

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If you are visiting downtown Austin in the next few weeks, I’d recommend a quick visit to The Driskill. A special attraction this year is a gingerbread replica of the hotel itself. Gingerbread and icing are quite compatible with the tan and white exterior of this historic hotel. The gingerbread hotel is also decorated with wreaths, poinsettias, and a huge Christmas tree inside.

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