Fashion Designers

Vivienne Tam on Why Orange is the New Houston

The fashion designer was fêted in Houston as she debuted her H-Town-inspired collection at Baanou.

05/08/2017 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Don't Forget the Flowers

9 Places to Spend Mother's Day Shopping and Crafting with Mom

From silhouettes to succulents, mom will love celebrating at these special events around Houston.

05/08/2017 By Julia Davila

Sorry, Wallet

7 Good Reasons to Spend with the Shop With Heart Card

They raise money for charity, you have an excuse to buy a bunch of stuff. That's called a win-win.

04/25/2017 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Deals

It's Not Too Late to Shop River Oaks' Classiest Closets

The Salvation Army Women's Auxiliary is opening its Chic Boutique to the public through Saturday.

04/20/2017 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Fashion Designers

Maison Common Is Bringing the Boldest Blazers to Houston

German fashion designer Reike Common makes her first trip to H-Town for a trunk show at Elizabeth Anthony.

04/14/2017 By Rafa Farihah

The Politics of Fashion

The Houston Model Caught in Trump's Business Collapse

Will the modeling agency's closure hurt it-girl Katie Moore's career?

04/13/2017 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

On the Catwalk

Runway Houston's Bigger Than Life Spring Show

The designers dish on their inspirations—butterflies, post-shower glow and feminism—plus every you-must-see-this look from the catwalk.

04/04/2017 By Julia Davila

Reppin' H-Town

Meet Three Houston Sisters Building a Global Fashion Brand

The story behind Chris Gramer stretches from New York to China, and is finally starting its Houston chapter.

04/03/2017 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Retail

Saint Cloud Buys Brooke Feather, Expands Into River Oaks

The name is changing but the West Coast vibe is not going anywhere.

03/31/2017 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Launching Again

LAUNCH Returns Downtown with a Fresh Designer Lineup

Houston-made clothing and other goods will be back on display through the end of 2017.

03/30/2017 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Pop-Up Shop

Where the Boss Babes Are

They'll all be selling and supporting other women-owned businesses at a spring pop-up market.

03/30/2017 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Jewelry for a Cause

A Houston Jewelry Designer Is Standing Up To Cancer

Celeb favorite Golden Thread has been tapped to create an exclusive collection for Stand Up To Cancer.

03/29/2017 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Dress Codes

Yes, Airlines Have Dress Codes (and Leggings Are Not Included)

"Ugh, I can't wear leggings on this free flight across the country," is about as relatable a complaint as "Ugh, I can't fit all my money in my wallet."

03/27/2017 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Events

Heartmade Is the Urban Art Market We Didn't Know We Needed

It's a charitable pop-up shopping experience as only an artist could conceive it.

03/24/2017 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Retail

What's New at Tootsies: Fresh Fridays + A Designer Discount Destination

Tootsies Takes Off is the Houston-based counterpoint to Nordstrom Rack and Neiman Marcus Last Call.

03/22/2017 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Fashion Designers

Kobi Halperin's Spring Line Is Inspired by Immigrants

The Isreali-American designer visited Houston to talk about his favorite figure-flattering pieces and the unlikely inspiration for his latest collection.

03/17/2017 By Rafa Farihah

Q&A

The Secret Facebook Group Where Fashionistas Strut Their Stuff

"We don't want Houston to be the industry standard—we want Houston's uniqueness to redefine it.”

02/28/2017 By Julia Davila

And The Award Goes To...

The Top 10 Best Dressed at the 89th Academy Awards

Retro-inspired gowns were the stars of the red carpet (aside from the actual stars walking it) last night.

02/27/2017 By Julia Davila

The Oscars

Don't Just Watch the Red Carpet—Sketch It

Rongrong Devoe is partnering with Brunch & Slay for an Oscars Meets Art experience.

02/21/2017 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

On the Town

Model Mayhem: Kate Upton, Chrissy Teigen and More Bring Swimsuit Vibes to Houston

Members of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit class of 2017 chatted, posed, cooked, signed autographs and posed some more at the VIBES by Sports Illustrated festival in Houston.

02/20/2017 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen