Fashion For Good

With Every Handbag, This Houston Designer Hopes to Send a Girl to School

Nigerian girls are far less likely to access education than their male counterparts, a fact Tomide Awe wants to upend—one accessory at a time.

01/23/2018 By Abby Ledoux

Fashion

This Student-Designer's Handbags Have a Special Meaning

For Houston's Kisa Williams, the circular clutch is more than just an accessory.

11/29/2017 By Abby Ledoux

Runway Review

Not That Deep: Data-Mosh Debuts Fashion Show

Can art be defined?

11/28/2017 By Julia Davila

Limited Time Only

Universal Standard's Pop-Up Shop Pairs High Fashion with Plus Sizes

The fashion line's 12-city anniversary road trip heads to Houston this weekend.

10/12/2017 By Brittanie Shey

Fashion

Elaine Turner's New Fall 2017 Collection Steps Outside the Comfort Zone

Elaine encourages her buyers to be themselves this season while taking a bold stance on style.

10/11/2017 By Nandi Howard

God in the Machine

How a Houston Design Shop is Helping A.D. Players Make Bigger, Better and Livelier Theater

The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe comes to life with the help of moving, custom-fabricated puppets by Root Lab.

06/14/2017 By Allyson Waller and Cara Maines

Real Talk

What It's Like Watching Khloé Kardashian Steal from Black Culture

"I just want to watch Keeping Up with the Kardashians without constant reminders that your family has cashed in by appropriating marginalized cultures and making them acceptably mainstream."

06/08/2017 By Katricia Lang

Fashion Designers

Kobi Halperin's Spring Line Is Inspired by Immigrants

The Isreali-American designer visited Houston to talk about his favorite figure-flattering pieces and the unlikely inspiration for his latest collection.

03/17/2017 By Rafa Farihah

Bene Fêtes

Jay Godfrey's Designs Are Not Your Grandmother's Gowns

The designer spills on his inspiration, why solid colors make sense and why he loves Houston women.

08/22/2016 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Design Issue 2016

20 Try-This-Now Design Tips and Tricks from Houston Pros

Starting with a coat of high gloss paint on those ceilings.

08/22/2016 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Obituary

Jio'Zei Reyes, Houston's Rising Fashion Star, Loses Fight with Cancer

The 29-year-old designer was a Renaissance man and a true talent.

08/08/2016 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Slideshow

LBDD Kickoff: Party in Purple

Houstonians partied like it was 1999 for one of Texas' top student fashion design competitions.

06/01/2016 With Ricae Walker

Elements of Style

Jill Reno: Jewelry Designer, Houstonian, Rock Star

Reno's colorful pieces have quite a fan club: Felicity Huffman, Kristen Bell, Hayden Panettiere and Olivia Munn all have worn them on the red carpet.

04/28/2016 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Local Design

Steve Guthrie Is All-In on Houston-Made Fashion

The HCC fashion student turned HCC fashion professor has launched a new line to champion manufacturing in Houston.

03/30/2016 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Reppin' H-Town

Houston's Nhi Nguyen Envisions the Future of Fashion

The Art Institute of Houston student made a metallic mark at New York Fashion Week.

02/24/2016 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Fashion

Angel Sanchez's Dresses Will Not Be Ignored

The Venezuelan designer, who showed his newest tropically-inspired collection at Houston's Heart of Fashion event, is all about looks that turn heads.

12/16/2015 By Julia Davila

Made in Houston

Houston's Onyii Brown Is Making African Fashion Modern

Re-discovering her passion for design in a time of crisis, Brown's clothes have earned the attention of Martha Stewart and New York Fashion Week.

09/30/2015 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Elements of Style

Interview: Skirts Illustrated

Fashion illustrator Rongrong DeVoe’s career has taken her from video game design to Viktor & Rolf.

09/01/2015 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Home & Design

A Houston Designer Makes a Major Mag List

Marie Flanigan Interiors has earned a spotlight in Traditional Home with her thoughtful, updated take on the traditional look.

05/21/2015 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Made in Houston

Style Alert: Elaine Turner Clothing Is Here

Think travel-ready pieces that go from poolside to cocktail party.

04/17/2015 By Layne Lynch