Mall Madness

Weslayan Plaza Could've Been the World's First Mall

A pioneering retail paradise was (almost) born right here in Houston.

04/01/2020 By Erik Morse

Online shopping

How To Shop Local During the Coronavirus Crisis

Here are the different ways you can support Houston businesses.

03/23/2020 By Catherine Wendlandt

Driving Change

A Tour of Northwest Mall (Before It Becomes a High-Speed Rail Station)

The site for the shuttered shopping center will transform into a terminal for 240 miles of track.

03/02/2020 By Dianna Wray

Mall Madness

5 New Stores That Might Convince You to Drive to the Galleria

Will you brave the parking garage for a Lush bath bomb?

04/17/2019 By Abby Ledoux

Round & Round

Tex-Mex Tuesday: Gorditas de Trompo at PlazAmericas

The former Sharpstown Mall is a Mexican food court treasure trove.

02/23/2016 By Alice Levitt

Uptown

Meatless Monday: 51fifteen

Skip the food court in favor of a luxurious lunch at Saks Fifth Avenue.

01/04/2016 By Megha Tejpal

Retail Therapy

Look at This Effing Chanel Store

The gilded age is back in Galleria I.

12/22/2014 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

O Tannenbaum

Building the Galleria’s Massive Christmas Tree

Houston's heftiest of holiday trees is 56 feet tall, 28 feet wide, and assembled entirely by hand.

12/01/2013 By Katharine Shilcutt