Slideshow

Empty Nest

Two new stores help us fill our fiefdoms with functional art.

09/03/2013

Clutch City

Empty Nest

Two new stores help us fill our fiefdoms with functional art.

09/03/2013 By Peter Holley

The Drawl

Hood Rats

Prepare to meet your mascot.

08/01/2013 By Jeff Balke and Scott Vogel

Space City

A Bigger Bungalow

Maximizing a small space

08/01/2013 Photography by Jill Hunter By Katharine Shilcutt

In the Doghouse

Where to Live Now (Canine Edition)

Houston architects ask: why must dog houses literally look like houses?

08/01/2013 By Kerry H.

Space City

Sustain Agility: the Oldest Home in River Oaks

River Oaks’ oldest home gets a redo loyal to the original Jazz Age design—right down to the sound of footsteps on gravel.

07/01/2013 Photography by Paul Hester By James Glassman

Swamplot

Swamp Person

Who, exactly, is the editor of Swamplot?

07/01/2013 By Jenny Staff Johnson Illustrations by Brian Taylor

Slideshow

A Glimpse Inside River Oaks’ Oldest Home

A River Oaks redo, loyal to the original Jazz Age design right down to the sound of footsteps on gravel.

06/18/2013

Real Estate 2013

Neighborhoods by the Numbers

We compare over 150 neighborhoods, from price growth and school rankings to crime stats and bikeability. How does your neighborhood stack up?

06/01/2013

Real Estate

25 Hottest Neighborhoods

The best places to live right now.

06/01/2013 By Peter Holley and John Lomax Photography by Todd Spoth

A Fable

The Prince and the Bakery

The story behind the medieval castle—moat, dungeon and all—in Bellville, TX.

06/01/2013 By John Lomax

Gardening

Cactomania

Everything’s coming up prickly.

04/25/2013 By Vernon Caldera

Trends

Cloud Covers

Desperate for an on-trend cutting board? May showers us with with-it housewares galore.

04/25/2013 By Kerry H.

Picks

Top Things to Do This Weekend: April 19-21

Where to go, who to see, and what to do

04/17/2013 By Eric Harrison

Space City

Lords of the Splash

Meet Houston’s high-end pool boys, who never met a Gunite grotto they didn’t like.

03/15/2013 By Peter Holley Photography by Jill Hunter