Style & Trends

Elements of Style

A Collector of Clothing Asks, Why Not?

Interior designer Lucinda Loya approaches fashion with fearless experimentation.

07/07/2014 By Sarah Gabbart

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

Packing Light

Beach Weekend in a Bag

All you need for an overnighter on the island.

06/30/2014 By Katie McNew

H-Town How-Not-To

The Art of Carry-On Packing

Five lessons learned the hard way.

06/17/2014 By Sarah Gabbart

Summer Fitness

Shirts (and More) You Won’t Sweat Through

Moisture-wicking technology is almost as good as air conditioning.

06/02/2014 By Sarah Gabbart

Men’s Fashion

Elements of Style: Instagram Edition

In a city where women’s fashion prevails, young upstart @BerlinNicholas aims to make room for the guys.

06/02/2014 By Sydney Lopez

GIFT IDEAS

Houston Disassembled and Displayed

Minimalist map renders Houston into cuts of meat, neighborhood by neighborhood.

05/14/2014 By John Lomax

Elements of Style

This Kid Just Might Be the Most Fashionable Person in the Room

Talking individualism and fashion with a very precocious fashionista.

04/30/2014 By Sarah Gabbart

Elements of Style

Law is Back in Fashion

We talk to Houston lawyer Sammy Ford IV (great name, we know) about his not-so-stodgy style.

04/07/2014 Photography by Felix Sanchez By Katie McNew

LOCAL CRAFTS

Bring the Dome to Your Throne

Dena Yanowski's hand-made Astrodome cushions are too cool.

03/18/2014 By John Nova Lomax, Fashion and Style Correspondent

H-Town How To

Runway to Real Life: Spring 2014 Styles

Yes, we know—Fashion Week is all about fall. But who cares? It's almost spring!

02/17/2014 By Sarah Gabbart

Elements of Style

She’s One Crafty Lady

Stephanie Lienhard longs for the days when men were men—who wore shoes.

02/02/2014 Photography by Felix Sanchez By Sarah Gabbart

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

Interviews

Elements of Style: Continental Club’s Goodtime Smith

Say what you will about club manager John “Goodtime” Smith’s wardrobe, but it certainly doesn’t lack panache.

12/31/2013 By Kerry H.

Slideshow

Slideshow: Kind of Blue

Feeling blue this January? Here are eight ways to express yourself.

12/31/2013

Trends

Slideshow: New Year, New Hue

Feeling blue this January? Here are eight ways to express yourself.

12/31/2013 By Sarah Gabbart

Slideshow

Holiday Gift Guide: Get Cozy

12/20/2013

Gift Guide

All in the Family

An idea for every minefield-strewn gift target on your list

12/01/2013 By Katie McNew

Galleria Amour

Mall Out of Love

Gift ideas for that special someone

12/01/2013 By Kerry H.

Slideshow

Slideshow: Nicely Priced Gifts

They’ll think you paid way more than you did.

12/01/2013