A Perfect Match (Cigar Bar, That Is)

Mouttets open cigar bar in New Albany PHOTOS BY STEVE SQUALL  Nearly five years after opening Match Cigar Bar in Jeffersonville, Jeff and Sara Mouttet have opened Match New Albany at 147 E. Main St. “We found the perfect location close to many wonderful restaurants and shops,” said Jeff Mouttet. “We feel Match will bring…Read More


Show Us Your SoIN Style

Do you want to be featured in SoIN Style or nominate someone else? We’re looking for guys and gals of all ages who rock a style all their own, whether eclectic or elegant, funky or fierce, classic or crafty. Send an email to with details, contact information and, if possible, a photograph. Model Brooklyn…Read More


The New Blak

Story and Photos by Miranda McDonald Two years ago, Sellersburg resident Amanda Dougherty founded The New Blak, a local, eco-friendly clothing brand, with the idea that fashion can not only be created locally with sustainable fabrics, but that it can also be used as a tool to support, encourage and empower women. “I launched my…Read More


SoIN Style with Ross Wallace Co-owner of Him Gentleman’s Boutique

What I love about Southern Indiana is how friendly the people are. People don’t know I used to sell cable door to door. My life motto is: “The meaning of life is to find your gift. The purpose of life is to give it away.” My style is trend driven, effortless, and bold. My mentors…Read More


Doing Derby

Model Kristen Kirsch (left) is wearing an Elan romper, $49; two chokers, $18 each; bead bracelet, $29; stone bracelet $22; gold stick with pink stone, $18; cork clutch, $59; and carrying a Betsey Johnson Cat’s Meow Purse, $78, all available at Sapphire Boutique, 326 Spring St. in Jeffersonville. Model Catherine Kung is in a Sugar…Read More


KMAC Couture: When Art Walks the Runway

Photo by Gary Barragan courtesy of KMAC By Miranda McDonald Dedicated to exploring the meaning of art through fashion, the Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft will present its fifth annual KMAC Couture: Art Walks the Runway on April 15. Since its inception in 2013, KMAC Couture is a fashion presentation dedicated to showcasing handcrafted, wearable…Read More


All Tied Up

Story and Photos by Miranda McDonald Starting and maintaining a small business is always a challenge. However, what if you needed to factor in homework, extracurricular activities and the usual social angst that comes along with being a teenager? Meet Ethan Thomas: a 15-year-old entrepreneur who recently launched his first company, All Tied Up, and…Read More


Superb Style

FASHION TRENDS COME AND GO,  BUT FOR THOSE UNAFRAID TO DRESS TO IMPRESS THEMSELVES, ONE CONSTANT REMAINS: STYLE IS WHAT YOU DETERMINE IT  TO BE, ALWAYS. Photos By Andrea Hutchinson, 502.299.6588, love. Ann Dunagan Crabtree Retired civil servant whose last position was with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers I see my style as…Read More


SoIN Style with Kye Hoen

President and Owner of Kye’s Photo by Danny Alexander Whenever I am choosing something to wear I always think, “Is it fun? Am I comfortable? Is it current? Is it classy?” What I love most about Southern Indiana are the people. I taught school here for 14 years, owned and operated my business for 23 years and…Read More


Season of Style

Photography by Antonio Pantoja | On-set styling by Dana Garmon of Salon & Threadz Boutique Faux fur, intriguing cut outs, flowy shapes and tailored clothes will keep you stylish all season long and well into the new year. Hair and Makeup courtesy of Strandz Salon & Threadz Boutique, 322 Vincennes St. in New Albany. Fashions from…Read More