The LBD

The Traveling Black Dress: Valentine's Edition

Give your LBD a little love this Valentine's Day.

02/13/2017 By Beth Muecke

Fitness Friday

Don't Get Mad, Get Fit at 'Shred Your Ex' Kickboxing Classes

Unleash your frustration about an ex-lover, ex-job, ex-injury, ex-habit, ex-cuses, or anything else you want to viciously pummel into submission at ilovekickboxing.

02/10/2017 By Amber Tong

Bacon Love

Ritual Has Two Meaty Ways to Celebrate Valentine's Day

Whether your definition of romance is red-hued victuals or kissing a mini pig, the Heights restaurant has your back.

02/10/2017 By Nath Pizzolatto

Valentine's Day

Turn Your House into a Scene from a Romance Novel This Valentine's Day

An ounce of effort is worth more than a pound of chocolate, says Houston romance author Carrie Pulkinen.

02/09/2017 By Carrie Pulkinen

Valentine's Day

Haters Gonna Hate—and Maybe Find Love, Too

Speed hating is the unexpected twist on dating that America deserves.

02/08/2017 By Amber Tong

Va Va Voom

Behind Closed Doors Adds Sizzle to Weekend Plans

Houston City Dance revs up Valentine's Day with a sultry set of dance numbers.

02/12/2016 By Steven Devadanam

Sweetheart Sleepover

Make Plans for a Valentine's Day Staycation

Take advantage of the weekend with some romantic R&R at these Houston-area hotels.

02/10/2016 By Megha Tejpal

Gift Guide

Celebrate Galentine's Day with Gifts for Your Bestie (or Yourself)

Holidays are only fake if you don't celebrate them.

02/09/2016 By Sanaa Sahi

Gift Guide

The Ultimate Guide to Gay Valentine's Gifts

It's the most important event in February other than the Academy Awards and the Super Bowl halftime show.

02/09/2016 By Javier Garza

Fashion

Tickle Me Pink

The candy-colored hue is getting a high-style makeover in the fashion world.

02/05/2016 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

H-Town Love

Make Valentine's Sparkle with Houston-Made Jewelry

From costume to custom, diamond to glass, these 27 jewelry designers have what you need for Valentine's Day.

01/26/2016 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Style Guide

From First Date to Coupled Up, Here's What to Wear on Valentine's Day

Make sure your outfit is bringing its A-game on V-Day.

01/25/2016 By Leah Lucio

Arbitrary Criticism

Love Your Outfit: How to Dress for Valentine's Day

The only way you can go wrong with Valentine's Day theme dressing is if you under-commit.

02/10/2015 By Catherine Martin

Item of the Week

Last Minute Valentine's Dash: Locally Made Clay Earrings

You have hours left to find yourself a thoughtful, handmade gift.

02/14/2014 By Kerry H.

Picks

Houstonia's Complete Valentine's Day Guide

There's more to V-Day than dinner. From concerts to film screenings, plays to flash mobs, we've got your cultural itinerary.

02/13/2014 By Michael Hardy