Arbitrary Criticism

How to Buy the Perfect Hipster Sweater

Wearing the wrong animal sweater is soooo mainstream.

11/10/2014 By Catherine Martin

Style About Town

Design Secrets of Downtown's New JW Marriott

Tapping local artists, makers, and the building's historical pedigree, the JW Marriott aims to stylishly represent Houston.

11/07/2014 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

We Were There

5½ Questions for Celeb Stylist George Brescia

The author and founder of George B Style hits Houston and breaks down how to dress well, whether you're a Ginger or a Caviar.

11/07/2014 By Nadia Michel

Made in Houston

Oprah's Favorite Journals Come from Houston

Mica May's customizable journals and notebooks are one of Oprah's Favorite Things

11/06/2014 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen


The Traveling Black Dress: Luxe Leather Edition

New ways to accessorize that black dress in your closet

11/06/2014 By Beth Muecke

Retail Therapy

At Wardrobe, Clothes Tell a Story

Claire Carmichael-Grant mixes West Coast style, American-made goods, and globally conscious fashion brands at Wardrobe.

11/05/2014 By Natalie Harms

What to Wear

Date Night 101

Save practicality for the office and find just the right dose of sexy.

11/05/2014 By Nadia Michel


Fall For Old-Fashioned Florals

Your grandma's sofa pattern is the latest thing is fashion.


The Urbane Savant

Take It to Fall: Camo

Forget cargo shorts, camo is getting a high-end makeover for fall.

11/04/2014 By Josh Robertson

Made in Houston

Manoosh Brings Art to Your Closet

With soft, gauzy, colorful scarves, wearable art has never been so chic.

11/03/2014 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Arbitrary Criticism

The Glamorous Life of Leather Sweatpants

Not just for celebrities anymore.

11/03/2014 By Catherine Martin

Women’s Fashion

Elements of Style: E is for Extra Effort

Mandy Trichell talks style, weight loss, and shopping for your shape when your shape is fluid.

11/03/2014 By Sarah Gabbart


A Portrait of the Barber as a Young Man

Honing his skills (and his blade) took 29-year-old David Silva to the finest shaving parlors in London, Paris, and Rome.

11/03/2014 By Peter Holley


West U's New Southern Living Showcase

Where to go "Home for the Holidays"

10/31/2014 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

How to look good

Men's Style 101

Stylish guys hit The Class Room to talk sex appeal, shopping in Houston, and what every man needs in his closet.

10/31/2014 By Amy Chien

Made in Houston

DePetra Is Taking over the World

Partnership with Anthropologie? Check. Seal of approval from Anna Wintour? Got it. Why you need to know this Houston jewelry brand.

10/31/2014 By Nadia Michel

Horror Wear Daily

5 Most Stylish Scream Queens

These horror movie heroines look good or die trying.

10/30/2014 By Julai Whipple


Cozy Up to Draped Coats

Your coat is dressing up like a cardigan this year.


retail therapy

A Youthful Makeover for Elizabeth Anthony

A new name, more space, and fresh mix of designers among the updates at Uptown Park boutique Elizabeth Anthony

10/29/2014 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen


Boo-tiful Skulls and Crosses for Diva de los Muertos

La Grange jewelry designer Richard Schmidt debuts his Texas- and Mexican-inspired wares.

10/29/2014 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen