Holiday 2015

Houston's 5 Most Interesting Holiday Store Windows

From Tiffany & Co.'s Frozen elegance to Hermès' holiday buffalo.

12/22/2015 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Fragrance

How To Smell Like A Million Bucks (For Only $20,000)

One of the most esteemed perfumers in the world on discovering his love of scent, why he stays exclusive and how you can get your own signature scent.

12/17/2015 By Larina Chen

Vege-Thai-rian

Meatless Monday: Songkran Thai Kitchen

Indulge in tasty Thai selections from chef Jett Hurapan's full vegetarian menu.

12/07/2015 By Megha Tejpal

Alice's Latest Obsession

Roumanian Steak at Kenny & Ziggy's

Houston's only version of the Jewish skirt steak classic is double the pleasure.

12/07/2015 By Alice Levitt

Alice's Latest Obsession

Teddy Bear Bubble Tea

Head to the Galleria for the cutest drink in Houston.

11/30/2015 By Alice Levitt

Starry Eyed

Internationally Renowned Hakkasan Group Expands To Houston

What to expect when you're expecting Michelin-starred dim sum at the Galleria.

11/25/2015 By Alice Levitt

In Love with the Cocoa

Celebrate Out of the Box: National Chocolate Day

Cacao and Cardamom ups the fright factor with creepy Halloween-themed chocolates.

10/28/2015 By Megha Tejpal

Indulgences

Happy Hour of the Week: True Food Kitchen

Guilt-free or not—you decide, with a plethora of choices during happy hour including gluten free and non-alcoholic options.

10/13/2015 By Megha Tejpal

Fall Fashion

Mad About Mod

Retro silhouettes and out-of-this-world prints that we’re crazy about for fall.

09/01/2015 Photography by Bernhard Donaubauer

Word on the Street

Table on Post Oak Might Be Transforming Into L'Atelier de Joël Robuchon

Years after the exit of Philippe Schmit, another French chef (or at least his restaurant group) could be taking over Table.

08/11/2015 By Katharine Shilcutt

Staying In

Take a Staycation: the Royal Sonesta Hotel

The Galleria is one of the state's premiere shopping and dining destinations—and it deserves more than a day trip.

07/13/2015 By Megha Tejpal

Retail Review

Treat Yo Self: La Perla at the Galleria

There's something truly delightful about the gorgeous silliness of luxury lingerie.

07/06/2015 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Catch of the Day

Star Ingredient of the Season: Octopus

Wait, what? Yes, seafood has a peak season too, and octopus makes a perfect summer dish.

06/24/2015 By Megha Tejpal

Transit

The Mayor Breaks Ground on the Post Oak Boulevard Project

Dedicated bus lanes on the way.

06/15/2015 By Samantha Ketterer

Cheap Dates

Happy Hour of the Week: Caracol

A dozen roasted oysters for $12, and other compelling reasons to come to Caracol.

05/21/2015 By Katharine Shilcutt

Cheap Dates

Happy Hour of the Week: North Italia

Where $20 will get you a pizza and a bottle—yes, a bottle—of wine.

04/16/2015 By Katharine Shilcutt

Retail Therapy

Hooray, Topshop Is Here!

The British are coming, and they've brought skinny ties and and macrame dresses.

03/26/2015 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Room Service

Hotel Derek Adds Forbes Honor, Again

Stay in style with Hotel Derek's four-star acclaim.

02/13/2015 By Chris Abshire

In and Out

North Italia Plans a March Opening, Made-From-Scratch Pasta, and Much More

Says chef Taylor Domet: "I just don’t think that Houston really has anything like us yet."

02/11/2015 By Jared Monmouth

In and Out

The Opening & Closing of the Week: Jan 30-Feb 6

Clutch City closes and another Tex-Mex restaurant sets its sights on Houston.

02/06/2015 By Katharine Shilcutt