Gift Guide

Rep Houston This Holiday With These Home-Grown Gifts

Houston-themed merchandise is in—and makes great gifts for loved ones who like to wear their city on their sleeve.

11/30/2014 Photography by Audra Oden By Katharine Shilcutt

Clutch City

Three Gowns for Gala Season

Every fall a lady’s fancy lightly turns to thoughts of evening gowns.

09/30/2014 By Peter Holley

Sole Searching

Nine Shoes That Don’t Make You Choose (Between Style and Comfort)

Comfortable shoes are finally in fashion!

09/01/2014 Photography by Audra Oden By Katie McNew

Houston Craft Beer Guide

Growlers: a Guide

How do you enjoy some of Houston’s finest local brews if they’re only available in kegs? Enter the humble growler.

08/03/2014 By Katharine Shilcutt

Houston Craft Beer Guide

The Houstonia Beer Glossary

Do you know your IPA from your APA? Saison from kölsch? If you’re going to drink craft beer, better make sure you know the lingo.

08/03/2014 By Katharine Shilcutt

Mexican & Margaritas

4 Tex-Mex Breakfast Plates That Rise & Shine

Tacos are hardly the last word in Mexican breakfasts—especially on leisurely weekend mornings when you need to refuel after a long week (or just a long night).

07/07/2014 By Katharine Shilcutt

Clutch City

Beach Fashion: Channel Your Inner Bombshell

This summer, pinup fashion is back in style.

06/30/2014 Photography by Audra Oden By Katie McNew

Museum District Guide

The Best Gift Shops in the Museum District

Need a uterus-shaped pillow? How about a wooden bowtie?

06/02/2014 By Kerry Howley

Father’s Day

Five Father’s Day Gifts That Go Beyond the Obvious

Leave the kitsch behind and get Dad something new.

06/02/2014 Photography by Audra Oden By Katie McNew

Spur of the Moment

The Rodeo’s Finest Wares

Becoming a vendor at the rodeo is a much-coveted and difficult-to-achieve prize. Here are our editor’s favorites.

02/02/2014 By Amber Ambrose

Clutch City

The Fast & the Fur-ious

February brings some fuzzy faux pieces that work from Montrose to Minnesota.

02/02/2014 Photography by Audra Oden By Katie McNew

Gift Guides

Christmas Curated: Museum-Inspired Gift Ideas

This year, let Houston’s museum gift shops do the hard work for you.

12/01/2013 Photography by Audra Oden By Katie McNew

Talking Candy from Strangers

The Man Who Killed Halloween

Ronald O'Bryan and the Houston origins of a national nightmare

09/30/2013 By John Lomax

Clutch City

Hue If By Sea

Drop the earbuds already. Beach season is not the time for minimalist accessorizing.

07/01/2013 By Julie Bortnick

Clutch City

Light Touch

Leather has made its way into this season’s warm-weather wardrobes.

06/01/2013 By Kerry H. Photography by Audra Oden