Holiday 2015

Houston's Chicest Holiday Pop-Up Shop Is Back

Fashionable sisters Saba and Sarah Jawda have gathered one of the most fun and eclectic collections of gifts at their Montrose studio.

12/10/2015 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Holiday 2015

5 Unexpected Gift Destinations to Make Life Easier

Grab all the gifts you need while getting your errands done, your nails done, a dinner out or a enjoying a day of culture.

12/08/2015 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Bookmark It

From Craftidote to WHAM, Here's Your Handy Houston Holiday Shopping Guide

Our gift to you is a list of 12 upcoming Houston events that offer all kinds of presents in one place—no trip to the mall required.

11/19/2015 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Holiday

What's Your Fantasy?

Neiman Marcus's annual catalog and fantasy gifts inspire awe and envy.

10/15/2015 By Andrea Siso

Procrastinator's Guide

5 Houston Shops for Father's Day

Out of ideas or time? You can't go wrong at these Dad-ready stores.

06/17/2015 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

gift guide

Oh Crap, It's Father's Day

Ideas for the most challenging gift-giving holiday of the year.

06/10/2015 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Feature

101 Great Little Shops: Gifts

These 21 shops have the enticing extras that are perfect to give or receive.

03/16/2015 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Feature

101 Great Little Shops: Jewelry

Find a little sparkle for every budget at these 11 shops—plus, 3 museum shops for the artsy, odd, and unexpected.

03/16/2015 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Fashion & Shopping

101 Great Little Shops

Get to know Houston’s amazing local retail scene, one store at a time.

03/16/2015 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Slideshow

Deep in the Heart

Sure, you could have a regular, rectangular coffee table—if you're from Wyoming.

03/12/2015 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

The Urbane Savant

4 Sexy Valentine Scents for Your Guy

The gift of scent is a powerful move in a relationship. Choose wisely.

02/05/2015 By Josh Robertson

Procrastinator's guide

Don't Panic: Gifts to Buy on Christmas Day

CVS and Walgreens are ready for you.

12/24/2014 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Urbane Savant

3 Brilliant Last-Minute Gifts for Your Dapper Dude

Gifts that will knock his polka-dot socks off!

12/22/2014 By Josh Robertson

stocking alert

Like Cuchara? Take It Home

Cuchara Market's handmade tabletop products are as authentic to Mexico the restaurant's cuisine.

12/12/2014 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Gift Guide

Valley of the Hols

Your Valley of the Dolls holiday giving guide.

12/11/2014 By Julai Whipple

Q&A

Aerin Lauder's Beautiful Life

The businesswoman and granddaughter of Estée on fragrances, the perfect hostess gift, and why Instagram is awesome.

12/05/2014 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Humor

How to Wrap the Perfect Holiday Gift: a 31-Step Guide

Step 9: Google “Scotch tape delivery.”

11/30/2014 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Article

Houston’s Pop Shop Makes Father’s Day Gifting a Celebration

Don't get Dad another tie.

06/09/2014 By Shy Hardiman

GIFT IDEAS

Houston Disassembled and Displayed

Minimalist map renders Houston into cuts of meat, neighborhood by neighborhood.

05/14/2014 By John Lomax

Shopping Guide

Last-Minute Mother’s Day Gifts

Is your mom a posh parent? An athlete? A traveler? Here's where to find what she wants.

05/06/2014 By Sarah Gabbart