Shopping Trips

Shop 'Til You Literally Drop at Bangkok's Chatuchak Market

I left with arms full of goodies, feeling both conqueror and conquered.

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

Want/Need/Love

6 Spring Style Collabs You Need To Know About

From Jeff Koons for Louis Vuitton to Charlotte Gainsbourg's makeup palette for NARS.

04/19/2017 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Shopping

Namu Shop Brings Stylish Japanese Minimalism to Houston

A natural ethos and timeless, elevated aesthetic define this new online boutique.

04/19/2017 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Hill Country Guide

Seeking Antiques? Head to Round Top

It's all about the thrill of the hunt.

04/17/2017 By Jeanne Lyons Davis

Clutch City

Skip Town With These Awesome Travel Essentials

Get out of here. With help.

04/17/2017 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Made in Houston

Katie Scott's Jewelry Brings the Joy and Pain of Easter to Life

The thorn collection is a modern rumination on Christ's suffering that's subtle enough to wear every day.

04/14/2017 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

The Bling Ring

Houston Start-Up Do Amore Wants to Shake Up the Engagement Ring Industry

Do Amore makes affordable, ethical rings and wants to save the world, too.

04/12/2017 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Where to Shop Now

8 New Stores to Shop in April

April showers bring an Aussie skincare line, NYX's cheap makeup thrills and a Biscuit fresh out the oven.

04/07/2017 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Travel Tips

How to Haggle for Souvenirs Like a Pro

Because shopping at a bazaar requires a slightly different skill set than picking up postcards at the airport.

04/03/2017 By Bill Wiatrak

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

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

Home & Design

Meet Houston Artist Nicola Parente's Biggest Fan

A Houston collaboration with Big Ass Fans encourages design lovers to think of the ceiling (and the humble ceiling fan) as a new space for art.

03/20/2017 By Amber Tong

Peak Weeaboo

Where to Find Japanese Kawaii Fashion: Shop In Wonderland

Lolita fashion lovers have a new haven in Houston.

03/16/2017 By Emily Juhasz

A Few of Our Favorite Things

Want/Need/Love: We Found the Best Reason to Start a Garden

Five things that Houstonia’s Lifestyle Editor fell in love with this week.

03/09/2017 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Store Report

Where to Go When the Airline Lost Your Luggage: Maris Collective

The new Four Season shop's take on Houston's sense of place is undeniably masculine and moneyed.

03/08/2017 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen