Swim bottoms, $970, by Christian Dior at The Webster; polka dot top, $395, by Caroline Constas, and patent rose choker, $895, by Saint Laurent, both at Neiman Marcus; sunglasses, $520, by Fendi at Saks Fifth Avenue. On the men: Black Speedos, $36.
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Mind Your Manor

Just because it’s hot out doesn’t mean one can’t be glamorous. And a diva. This...

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Breezy Galleria Glam

Heralding a wave of long-anticipated new restos in the city’s retail capital, Fig & Olive...

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MFAH unveils BBVA Compass Roof Garden

This addition to the MFAH campus allows people of all ages to access and create art in new ways.

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Right Track

Alongside the railroad tracks and funky warehouses of the arts district, relaxed, urbane...

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Pride Pours!

Check out one artisan-cocktail bar’s sexy, silly drinks menu, just for Pride....

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Destination Houston

Posh pools, hip hangs and sweaty summer fun. What more could you want in a vacation? Post up...

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Beyond Beverly Hills

Once considered an urban wasteland and not taken seriously as a destination, downtown Los...

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Party People – Summer 2018

The hottest parties! ...

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‘Barn’ Burner

In the midst of a divorce, both parties often find themselves subjected not only to...

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Woman ‘Made’

On the most searing track off 25-year-old Madeline Edward’s self-produced album Made, which...

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In Praise of Young Poets

As the city hosts a national youth poetry competition, Houston’s local all-stars prepare for...

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Noise Maker

The composer Morton Feldman once wrote, “Sound is all our dreams of music. Noise is...

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The Sexy Party!

In what was surely the best party of the sultry summer social season, the city’s original...

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Pool of Thought

A husband-wife duo dives into a burgeoning biz — a fun,...

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Tidal Rave

With new work that recalls the tragic ‘beauty’ of plastic debris afloat in the ocean,...

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Summer 2018: On Location

Check out behind the scenes of the swimwear shoot at H-Town's most...

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Sound Check

Meet the diverse rising stars of the most fascinating music city in America today....

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Big Man on Campus

At a moment of excitement and expansion for MFAH’s famous Glassell School, Director Joseph...

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Patio Season at B&B!

It’s patio season, and B&B Butchers & Restaurant has the most underrated brunch menu...

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Whole Latte Love

A power couple trades club life and magazine making for a new grind — a budding...

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“G” Whiz!

Willie G’s isn’t your dad’s seafood restaurant. Well, maybe it used to be. But the new...

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Keyed Up

1. He was inspired to begin playing jazz after hearing Vince Guaraldi’s music for the...

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Stroke of Genius

Using a cool online personality test and ‘starter packs,’ a next-gen art consultancy...

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Finery for Her

The brand has been a staple of Houston’s most dapper dudes for decades, so it’s no...

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Tape Measure

At her quirky new record company, Jessica Baldauf hits rewind on music nostalgia....

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Smoke Signals

They say where there’s smoke, there’s fire. And that’s...

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What’s Old Is New

During the winter of 2016, Houston native Kat Edmonson fell ill. Unable to kick a bad cold for...

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Global Entry

At Montrose’s chill new Night Heron, spice is nice, beer is boss, and fun international...

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Make It a Double

After scoring with a trendy Heights burger joint, Irish import Ian Tucker, the former cocktail...

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Splash Town

If you haven’t been to Galveston in recent months, you’re missing out. Here’s what’s...

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Mindful Medicine

From herbal tea to acupuncture, ancient healing practices make...

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Soul Provider

The legacy of iconic Houston band director Conrad O. Johnson lives on, in a tribute band and...

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Catch Fire

At the Cannon, a vast co-working space and startup-incubator outfit...

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On a decidedly warm Tuesday evening, Houston CityBook hosted an al fresco party celebrating...

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How to Wine Down in The Woodlands

The Woodlands’ annual Wine & Food Week returns this week! Raise a glass at events like...

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If there’s one thing Houstonians know, it’s that there’s no better way to beat the heat...

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Gracie Cavnar, founder of Recipe for Success, partnered with Houston CityBook and its...

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It’s safe to say when Venezuelan-born singer Raquel Cepeda enters a room, people notice —...

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Already known for its groundbreaking innovation and research, the Texas Medical Center has...

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Slugger Spirit!

Tootsies was, for once, more about baseball fans than fashionistas, as a fab crowd of Astro...

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