LOCAL NEWS

Leap Finds a New Home

The beloved Rice Village boutique is on the move.

12/03/2013 By Peter Holley

Gift Guide

Handmade Gifts from Houston Boutiques

If you know where to look, unique homegrown goods abound.

12/02/2013 By Sarah Gabbart

Insiders’ Guide

Secrets of the Galleria

An opinionated guide to the place you thought you knew

12/01/2013

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.

Unextreme Makeovers

Westward Expansion

With a renovation of Galleria III beginning in 2014, the Galleria aims to reinvent itself once again.

12/01/2013 By Peter Holley

Take it Back!

Generous Return Policies: A Primer

Fashion faux pas? Post-shopping spree regrets? These stores understand.

12/01/2013 By Peter Holley

O Tannenbaum

Building the Galleria’s Massive Christmas Tree

Houston's heftiest of holiday trees is 56 feet tall, 28 feet wide, and assembled entirely by hand.

12/01/2013 By Katharine Shilcutt

Good Ideas

Spending 24 Hours at the Galleria: A Diary

We challenged one of our writers to spend one full day at the Galleria. Will he survive?

12/01/2013 By Michael Hardy

Slideshow

Slideshow: Nicely Priced Gifts

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

12/01/2013

Gift Guide

The Nice Price

A.K.A., they’ll think you paid way more than you did.

12/01/2013 By Katharine Shilcutt

Slick Deals

Galleria Freebies

Run out of the house without your wallet? No problem!

12/01/2013 By Kerry H.

Gift Guide

It’s Your First Christmas Together

So don't overdo it.

12/01/2013 By Katharine Shilcutt

Young ’Uns

Where a Kid Can Be a Kid

Quit interrogating your kids about what they want for Christmas. Take them window shopping instead.

12/01/2013 By Robb Walsh

Gift Guide

Offered with Prejudice

When it comes to gift giving, a little stereotyping goes a long way.

12/01/2013 By Katie McNew

Crime

Call the Fashion Police!

Heists! Prostitutes! Oh my! Some of the Galleria’s more infamous moments.

12/01/2013 By John Lomax

Gift Guide

Home for Christmas

For the new homeowners on your list, give gifts with a personal touch.

12/01/2013 By Catherine Matusow

Secrets of the Galleria

'A Shopping Center It Is Not. It Will Be a New Downtown.'

What was once a pockmarked Post Oak prairie became a temple to consumerism unlike anything seen before.

12/01/2013 By John Lomax

Space City

Kitchen Remodeling: When Less is More

Not necessarily bigger, but better

12/01/2013 By Katharine Shilcutt Photography by Max Burkhalter

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