Healthy communications

A Relationship Expert’s Guide on Connecting and Communicating During the Pandemic

Mary Jo Rapini sheds light on how to strengthen relationships while living in unprecedented uncertainty.

09/25/2020 By Kaitlyn Miller

Fall For Fashion

Fall Fashion 2020: The Greatest Generation

Escape with us to the Hotel Icon and the fabulous looks of the '40s.

09/24/2020 Edited by Monica Fuentes Carroll Photography by Cody Bess Styled by Mallory Schlau With Aubry Layne and Bryan Doty

The social-distancing social

Houston Is One of the Biggest Virtual Partying Cities in the U.S.

According to a new study from Evite, the Bayou City kept calm and virtually partied on in 2020.

09/22/2020 By Catherine Wendlandt

Day to Night

Get a Good Night’s Rest and Protect Yourself from Covid-19 with 41 Winks 

Katy native Olivia White runs the sleep-mask company, which pivoted at the pandemic’s beginnings to start selling face masks as well.

09/22/2020 By Raven Wuebker

HGTV Dream Home

Houston Design Center's Sidewalk Sample Sale Is Back

Furnish your home with some of the best deals of the year.

09/18/2020 By Desiree Cantu

Color me Cozy

Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Coziness

Sit back and relax this fall with our comfiest shopping list ever.

09/17/2020 By Abby Ledoux

Shop ‘til you drop … on the couch

The Nutcracker Market Moves Online This November

You’ll have a whole month to get your holiday shopping done, though.

09/16/2020 By Catherine Wendlandt

Judy Greer should've been the lead

Get Your Adorkable Gear at this Houston-Based Online Shop

Rep your favorite fandoms with tees, hoodies, water bottles, stickers, and more from Super Yaki Shop.

09/15/2020 By Rebekah Kibodeaux

A Sappy Post

Buy an Engagement Ring from Zadok, and They’ll Plant a Tree in Your Honor

The decades-old Houston jewelry store is partnering with Trees For Houston on this initiative.

09/07/2020 By Catherine Wendlandt

Everything's unisex

Wear What You Want from MAW Supply

The Houston-based online vintage shop is defying gender norms with its clothing selections.

08/28/2020 By Rebecca Noel

A Virtual Sip and Shop

Tootsies And Women of Wardrobe Host the 17th Annual Summer Soirée

With no less style, Houston's young professionals gather virtually to benefit Dress for Success Houston.

08/27/2020 With Marianna Corcoran

Some retail therapy

Retail Roundup: What Opened This Summer and What’s Coming This Fall

Lots of shoes and lots of spas.

08/25/2020 By Catherine Wendlandt

School Shopping

5 Back-to-School Must-Haves, All Parent-Approved

We spoke to parents across Houston about what got them through online learning in the spring, and what they recommend for the fall.

08/12/2020 By Isabella Goodman

Talking with Taghi

How One Homegrown Fashion Designer Is Keeping Busy and Giving Back during the Pandemic

24-year-old Amir Taghi got his start showing his designs in Houston while he was still in high school. Now he’s making a name for himself in NYC.

08/10/2020 By Isabella Goodman

Wearing Luxury

Find Amazing Deals at the Tootsies and Norton Ditto Pop-Up Shop

The collaboration between the legendary women's and men's clothing stores means sales of up to 75-percent off.

08/04/2020 By Catherine Wendlandt

Keeping Folks Safe

Slim Thug Just Launched a Line of Affordable PPE

The iconic rapper wants to help protect people from getting COVID-19 like he did.

08/03/2020 By Catherine Wendlandt

Sharing a legacy

Now You Can Buy Scarves as Well as Food at Pondicheri

Owner Anita Jaisinghani explains how these handcrafted beauties tell a crucial story about India’s history and culture.

07/22/2020 By Kaitlyn Miller

Step away from the blue light

6 Screen-Free Summer Activities That Make Staying Home a Blast

Unplug during date night or quality time with family, and support local businesses in the process.

07/16/2020 By Kaitlyn Miller

Silver linings

The Future of Fashion in a Pandemic-Ridden World

Fashion is changing, but the trends aren't—just yet anyway.

07/14/2020 By Paola Kustra

Conscientious Couture

New Sustainable Clothing Line Shines a Light on Cultural Representation

Temporary’s first collection of up-cycled designs will hit Houston later this summer.

07/09/2020 By Katelyn Landry