The New Business Casual

A Conversation with Sarah LaFleur, Queen of the Workday Wardrobe

M.M.LaFleur's mission to "take the work out of dressing for work" resonated with enough Houston women to warrant a showroom here.

01/16/2019 By Abby Ledoux

These Boots Are Made for Walking

With U.S. Launch, an Artisan Portuguese Boot Company Makes Houston Home

Urban Shepherd Boots' significant investment in North America stems from the unlikely pairing of a European bohemian shoemaker and a suburban Houston couple.

01/15/2019 By Abby Ledoux

It's a Match!

Bumble Wants You to Meet Your Date IRL

The Austin-based dating app has launched more than 80 verified locations called BumbleSpots across the U.S. and Canada, including four in Houston.

01/11/2019 By Abby Ledoux

Fitness Friday

A Colossal Athletic Resort Has Opened at Baybrook Mall

At 123,000 square feet, Life Time's ninth Houston-area location is bigger and better than ever.

01/11/2019 By Abby Ledoux

Welcome to the Jungle

Which Houseplant Is Right for You?

In honor of National Houseplant Day, we consider five options for potted bliss.

01/10/2019 By Rebekah Kibodeaux

Bank Account Blowout

We're Kind of Obsessed with This Massive Sale

Houston Tri Delta alumnae bring you more than 50 of your favorite boutiques under one roof for one weekend only, all to benefit MD Anderson Children's Cancer Center Hospital.

01/10/2019 By Abby Ledoux

Sharp Dressed Man

Travis Scott Covers L'Uomo Vogue; Talks Style, Houston, and Harvard

The Italian men's fashion pub tapped Houston's hottest rapper as the face of "new elegance."

01/09/2019 By Abby Ledoux

Fitness Friday

Meet the Lake Jackson Athlete Competing on The Rock's New Show

Christiana Rugloski is featured in NBC's fitness competition The Titan Games, hosted by Dwayne Johnson.

01/04/2019 By Kirsten Keller

Razzle Dazzle 'Em

Ars Lyrica Toasts 2019 with a Glittering New Year's Eve Gala

As is tradition, the Grammy-nominated early music ensemble ushered in the new year with dinner, a Chicago-style show, plenty of bubbly, and a view of the downtown fireworks.

01/03/2019 By Abby Ledoux

Doing it for the 'Gram

Is Houston's Most Instagrammable Location...the Toyota Center?

Well, kind of. It's the only spot in H-Town to crack a new list of the most hashtagged locations in the U.S.

01/03/2019 By Abby Ledoux

Prom Night is the Bomb Night

Houston Teens Can Now Design the Prom Gowns of Their Dreams

Lux Style & Design founder and CEO Tracie Benton introduces custom prom parties to her personal styling repertoire.

01/02/2019 By Gabrielle Nicole Pharms

Love and Basketball

Rockets Players Spread Holiday Cheer to Houston Kids

Chris Paul and Clint Capela played Santa this year.

01/01/2019 By Abby Ledoux

An Experiental Year

6 Things We Tried in 2018

From milking a goat to trying out for The Bachelor, we learned a thing or two by broadening our horizons this year.

12/31/2018 Edited by Abby Ledoux

Cool Story

What Did I Learn By Freezing My Fat Cells?

In my quest to determine if the body contouring fad CoolSculpting actually works, I uncovered a deeper query: Why do I need it?

12/31/2018 By Abby Ledoux

The Year of You

60 Ways to Have Fun & Feel Great in 2019

We tracked down the city’s best options and advice, so that we all can look—and feel—better than ever this year.

12/31/2018 By Houstonia Staff

Have Fun, Feel Great

The 10 Best Spas in Houston

Treat yo'self. You deserve it.

12/31/2018 By Abby Ledoux

Have Fun, Feel Great

5 Houston Experts Share the Locally Made Products They Can't Live Without

Upgrade your life with these hair and skincare picks from beauty pros.

12/31/2018 By Laura Furr Mericas

Have Fun, Feel Great

10 Standout Salons Worth Entrusting Your Tresses

Whatever your hair style or need.

12/31/2018 By Abby Ledoux

Have Fun, Feel Great

What's It Like Visiting a Manly Salon?

Entering the world of (manly) mani-pedis, (manly) facials, (manly) brow waxes—even (manly) shoulder massages at Tune Up — The Manly Salon.

12/31/2018 By Morgan Kinney

Give Más

Meet the Salvadoran-American Sisters on a Mission with Pam + Mo, a Socially Conscious Brand

A portion of proceeds raised from the culturally-inspired goods help fund art programs for kids in El Salvador.

12/27/2018 By Julia Davila