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Dining

Devouring Houston

Every H-Town foodie knows that the Westheimer Curve in Montrose has risen to national...

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Travel

Meet Me in Montana

If you prefer a bit of actual winter in wintertime, the Ranch at Rock Creek offers cool...

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travel

Summer Place

It’s summertime in New Zealand, where spectacles of natural beauty...

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dining

Big Fish

Subtly lavish in its industrial-hip environs, and astoundingly accomplished, new sushi star...

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Fashion

Hey Good Lookin’

What’s cooking for 2018? For Stephanie Hoban, a long-awaited brick-and-mortar spinoff of her...

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real estate

Flash Pads

More and more Houstonians are taking up residence in high-end hotels. ...

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art

Artists in Residence

Waylaid by Hurricane Harvey, artists Dean Ruck and Dan Havel soon put the finishing touches on...

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music

Galveston Calling

This is not your father’s beach music. Meet El Lago, the region’s...

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design

Manhattan Transfer

An MFA exec from New York and her hubby channel chic Big Apple style and art smarts in their...

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Design

Rooms to Grow

May 2018 bring fresh designs for every room of your house! New...

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business

Massage Moguls

After making millions in the energy biz, these Houston entrepreneurs are turning their...

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Art

Stolen Moments

In provocative pictures that leave untold stories to the imagination of the beholder, a...

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Wellness

Bust a Move

It’s a new year, time to sweat. Luckily, the boutique fitness fad is in full...

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art

Shelter in Place

Randall Mosman’s houses evoke local color and worldliness. ...

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Coming Home

He grew up here but Houstonians probably know Woodlands High grad Jacob Rascon, 31, best from...

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On Location: Winter 2018

Behind the scenes with our cover girl Stephanie Hoban, shot on...

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Party People – Winter 2018

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Fashion

Party Like an All-Star

Game on! Harvey is history, the Astros are World Series champs and Santa Claus is coming to...

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Feature

Year of Houston

Beginning and ending with epic sporting events played out on a global stage, Houston’s year...

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Giving Back

Heart & Crafts

Shop for a cause at Downtown’s inaugural Heartmade market....

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style

Glitter Givers

A sister-brother duo’s India-inspired, Houston-conceived jewelry biz, now 10 years old,...

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Design

Break Lights

A balance of chaos and serenity best describes the latest release from Mary Wallis, a...

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Books

Steaking Their Claim

Here’s how a Tex-Mex-y neighborhood joint founded by two...

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Art

Broken Promise

For a young ceramicist, showing at prestigious Redbud Gallery this...

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Travel

A New High

With new spins on snow sports on offer, and classic adventures in...

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Food

Laidback in Business!

After shuttering his famous Oxheart earlier this year, top chef...

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Food

Upping the Game

Donnette Hansen celebrates the 40th anny of her field-and-stream-savvy Rainbow...

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Music

Blu Period

After giving up a career as a psychotherapy Ph.D., rapper Genesis Blu uses music as a means of...

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Research

The Battle Rejoined

On World AIDS Day, two nonprofits announce a bold new partnership with a UH scholar to help...

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culture

Home for the Holidays

The theater district declares triumph over Harvey, delivering song and dance...

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Travel

Gleaming Green

Singapore, an international shopping mecca with hip little pockets of funky charm, thrills...

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Wellness

Nun Sense

For Houston newcomer Gen Norden, a Buddhist nun, beating holiday...

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Video

December: On Location

What a year! Our December issue drops soon, and we take a look back...

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Video

CityBook One Year Anniversary Party

CityBook toasts one year with a fabulous garden-chic fete at McGovern...

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Video

November: On Location

The Arts Issue drops this week! Live a day in the life of the arts in...

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On the Cover

Award-winning Houston-raised journalist Austin Tice, whose face appears on this month’s...

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Culture

A Day in the Life of the Arts

The arts culture of Houston never stops — from rap shows that bound into the wee hours of a...

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Shirt, $245, by Vince at Neiman Marcus; quilted nylon jacket, $90, by Perry Ellis; suit, $5,590, by Brioni at Neiman Marcus; pocket square, $65, by Eton at Neiman Marcus; shoes, $625, by Gucci; diving watch, $3,700, by Bell & Ross at Zadok Jewelers.
fashion

Just In Time

In his anticipated show at Longnecker Gallery, ‘Time Machine: Through the Walls of a Time...

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dining

A Classic, Revisited

With an assist from a rising-star chef, fine-dining standard-bearer Tony’s...

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Dining

Glam Slam

With their posh new Potente, an elegant eatery near the ballpark, top-tier chef...

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travel

Fantasy Phuket

Tucked into a hillside in a rainforest on Phuket Island, a quietly enchanting Thai resort is a...

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travel

Into the Temple

The sacred and sublime meet in central Vietnam, where a newly reimagined resort...

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Art

Art Strings

One of the foremost sellers of Waterford Crystal in the world, Houston-based...

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Houston Grand Opera’s presentation of Verdi’s masterwork — an Italian opera set partly at a lavish dinner party in Paris — calls to mind the opulence and glamour of Italian and French designers. Clockwise from top: Vintage miniaudiere, $1,995, by Judith Leiber at The Vintage Contessa; Royalty sandal, $850, by Sophia Webster at Tootsies; gloves, $1,440, by Gucci at The Webster; damask mules, $695, by Tabitha Simmons at Saks Fifth Avenue, Forty Five Ten; bootie, $1,325, by Aquazzura at Tootsies, The Webster, Saks Fifth Avenue, Neiman Marcus.
Style

Fashion Takes the Stage

The best trends in women’s accessories seem inspired by Houston’s epic performing-arts...

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Development

Remaking Main Street

Dan Zimmerman, a former Rice football star whose family is known for...

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music

Smooth Operators

They might be young, but the musicians of Mind Shrine know how to find a slick old-school...

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giving back

Acoustic Soul

A popular Downtown concert series goes unplugged to benefit the...

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Design

High Art

Built to blend with the sleekly hallowed halls of the MFA and Asia Society, and animated with...

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art

The Paper Boy

There’s a good chance most readers have an example of Jerry Jeanmard’s work...

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food culture

Kid in the Kitchen

It was far from assured that Paul Petronella, 40 — scion of Houston’s most...

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