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ATX Divine Presents 2012

It’s the most wonderful time of the year. CultureMap’s holiday special series offers everything you need to make the season fun and less stressful. Along with the latest gift ideas, our team of experts offer tips on holiday entertaining, including what to wear and what to serve, review the best in entertainment (movies, live shows and ice rink activities) and offer advice on how to handle the holidays with style.

ATX Divine Presents 2012

ENGINE-OBSESSED

Apparently, tractors are sexy: Local publisher Octane gets motors running

By Melissa Gaskill

Dec 23rd, 2012 at 2:45 PM

There's a country song about how tractors are sexy. This farm equipment certainly sells a lot of books and calendars for Austin-based Octane Press. Octane focuses on the transportation ...


SO THIS IS CHRISTMAS

Moving Christmas and other green-themed, interactive Christmas tales for kids

By Aleksander Chan

Dec 22nd, 2012 at 3:03 PM

In Moving Christmas, Brandon Camp’s and Richard D’ovidio’s new children’s book that’s been launched across the whole gamut of modern book release platforms with the ...


BOOK GIFT GUIDE

Sex, satire, fashion, food and literature: Nice and naughty books for everyone on your list

By Tarra Gaines

Dec 22nd, 2012 at 10:45 AM

With only a few days left for holiday shopping, we at CultureMap would like to offer a happy medium between fighting the frenzy at NorthPark and just giving up and ...


CREATIVE FOCUS

Design store round up: Local shopping stops for the aesthetically aware

By Caitlin M. Ryan

Dec 20th, 2012 at 9:29 AM

Though deeply entrenched in music, Austin's collective consciousness has always had one eye towards fixed on the development of a strong art and design scene. Over the past few ...


DIVINE PRESENTS

Go green gift guide: Distinctly local and eco-friendly presents

By Shannon McGarvey

Dec 18th, 2012 at 11:20 AM

Whether you're shopping for your Granny in Chattanooga, your sister's next-door neighbor in Portland, or the ever-fickle Secret Santa at work, Austin has a bevy of green merchants ...


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