Elements of Style

Like Mother, Like Daughter: Donae and Bella Chramosta Talk Style

The owner of The Vintage Contessa and Times Past has a mini-me.

05/29/2018 By Abby Ledoux

Purse Envy

A River Oaks Painting Party Transforms Luxury Bags Into Works of Art

The Vintage Contessa teamed up with Houston artist Hanh Tran for a custom handbag collaboration.

04/26/2018 By Abby Ledoux

Party City

A Black (and Gold) Tie Affair

The Vintage Contessa's 50th birthday party glittered in River Oaks District and raised over $23,000 for KNOWAutism.

01/09/2018 By Abby Ledoux Photography by Daniel Ortiz

Woman Crush Wednesday

#WCW: The Vintage Contessa

Besides dabbling in philanthropy and taking her daughter to dance class, native Houstonian Donae Cangelosi Chramosta runs an internationally recognized showroom of luxury products.

01/03/2018 By Abby Ledoux