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Party Like an All-Star

Game on! Harvey is history, the Astros are World Series champs and Santa Claus is coming to town. It’s going to be Houston’s most glamorous and festive holiday season ever, and wearing these fun frocks and beautiful statement jewels are just the right play.

  • On him: Heritage jacket, $4,100, oxford shirt, linen gilet, $1,250, and linen ’70s pant, $1,690, all by Gucci, select pieces at Forty Five Ten. On her: Sequin bustier, $2,980, by Halpern at Forty Five Ten; Kunzite ring with diamonds, $18,900, at Tenenbaum Jewelers.
    On him: Heritage jacket, $4,100, oxford shirt, linen gilet, $1,250, and linen ’70s pant, $1,690, all by Gucci, select pieces at Forty Five Ten. On her: Sequin bustier, $2,980, by Halpern at Forty Five Ten; Kunzite ring with diamonds, $18,900, at Tenenbaum Jewelers.
  • Metallic effect dress, $990, by Rosetta Getty at Forty Five Ten; opal drop earrings, $3,175, by Zadok, and statement ring with opals and diamonds, $11,500, by Sutra, both at Zadok Jewelers; opal ring, $7,780, by Arman Sarkisyan, leaf ring, $5,000, by Penny Preville, and Ten Table ring, $16,625, by Sylva & Cie, all at Lesley Ann Jewels; sandals, $750, by Miu Miu at Forty Five Ten.
    Metallic effect dress, $990, by Rosetta Getty at Forty Five Ten; opal drop earrings, $3,175, by Zadok, and statement ring with opals and diamonds, $11,500, by Sutra, both at Zadok Jewelers; opal ring, $7,780, by Arman Sarkisyan, leaf ring, $5,000, by Penny Preville, and Ten Table ring, $16,625, by Sylva & Cie, all at Lesley Ann Jewels; sandals, $750, by Miu Miu at Forty Five Ten.
  • On her: Metallic effect dress, $990, by Rosetta Getty at Forty Five Ten; opal drop earrings, $3,175, by Zadok, and statement ring with opals and diamonds, $11,500, by Sutra, both at Zadok Jewelers; opal ring, $7,780, by Arman Sarkisyan, leaf ring, $5,000, by Penny Preville, and Ten Table ring, $16,625, by Sylva & Cie, all at Lesley Ann Jewels; sandals, $750, by Miu Miu at Forty Five Ten. On him: Sateen dinner jacket, $1,695, by Etro, wool trouser, $495, by Ermenegildo Zegna, and shoes, $680, by Ferragamo, all at M Penner; shirt, $185, by Vince at Neiman Marcus.
    On her: Metallic effect dress, $990, by Rosetta Getty at Forty Five Ten; opal drop earrings, $3,175, by Zadok, and statement ring with opals and diamonds, $11,500, by Sutra, both at Zadok Jewelers; opal ring, $7,780, by Arman Sarkisyan, leaf ring, $5,000, by Penny Preville, and Ten Table ring, $16,625, by Sylva & Cie, all at Lesley Ann Jewels; sandals, $750, by Miu Miu at Forty Five Ten. On him: Sateen dinner jacket, $1,695, by Etro, wool trouser, $495, by Ermenegildo Zegna, and shoes, $680, by Ferragamo, all at M Penner; shirt, $185, by Vince at Neiman Marcus.
  • Silk organza dress, $13,500, worn over bra, $1,150, and panties, $930, with grosgrain ribbon choker, $340, straw hat embroidered with glass pearls, $1,600, and Wildior low boots, $1,590, all at the Dior boutique; sapphire and diamond Feather earrings, $6,980, at Tenenbaum Jewelers.
    Silk organza dress, $13,500, worn over bra, $1,150, and panties, $930, with grosgrain ribbon choker, $340, straw hat embroidered with glass pearls, $1,600, and Wildior low boots, $1,590, all at the Dior boutique; sapphire and diamond Feather earrings, $6,980, at Tenenbaum Jewelers.
  • Cotton and silk hand crochet tropical leaf dress, $6,690, by Oscar de la Renta at Neiman Marcus, Saks Fifth Avenue and Tootsies; rock candy ring with quartz, mother of pearl and hematite, $3,995, by Ippolita at Zadok Jewelers.
    Cotton and silk hand crochet tropical leaf dress, $6,690, by Oscar de la Renta at Neiman Marcus, Saks Fifth Avenue and Tootsies; rock candy ring with quartz, mother of pearl and hematite, $3,995, by Ippolita at Zadok Jewelers.
  • Dress, $1,595, by Galvan London at The Webster; crystal sandals, $895, by Sophia Webster at Forty Five Ten; opal and diamond rings, $11,800, $14,900 and $6,900, all at Tenenbaum Jewelers.
    Dress, $1,595, by Galvan London at The Webster; crystal sandals, $895, by Sophia Webster at Forty Five Ten; opal and diamond rings, $11,800, $14,900 and $6,900, all at Tenenbaum Jewelers.
  • Labradorite, diamond and black rhodium ring, $5,525, and diamond eternity bands $16,250-$50,000, all at Deutsch & Deutsch.
    Labradorite, diamond and black rhodium ring, $5,525, and diamond eternity bands $16,250-$50,000, all at Deutsch & Deutsch.
  • Dress, $1,780, by Natasha Zinko at The Webster; oxidized sterling silver pave diamond encrusted large hoops, $2,500, and moonstone knuckle ring, $1,200, both at Bella Madre.
    Dress, $1,780, by Natasha Zinko at The Webster; oxidized sterling silver pave diamond encrusted large hoops, $2,500, and moonstone knuckle ring, $1,200, both at Bella Madre.
  • Fringed asymmetric draped gown, $1,695, by Gabriela Hearst at Forty Five Ten; smoky quartz and diamond earrings, $10,500, by Suzanne Kalan, and ring with opals, sapphire, tanzanite, apatite and aquamarine, $14,500, by Federica Rettore, both at I.W. Marks; large rectangular pave diamond ring, $2,500, by Bella Madre
    Fringed asymmetric draped gown, $1,695, by Gabriela Hearst at Forty Five Ten; smoky quartz and diamond earrings, $10,500, by Suzanne Kalan, and ring with opals, sapphire, tanzanite, apatite and aquamarine, $14,500, by Federica Rettore, both at I.W. Marks; large rectangular pave diamond ring, $2,500, by Bella Madre
  • Dress, $5,250, headband, $700, and sandals, $1,400, all at the Chanel boutique.
    Dress, $5,250, headband, $700, and sandals, $1,400, all at the Chanel boutique.
  • Cesar Galindo Sequin gown, $1,700, by Cesar Galindo at Sloan Hall; one-of-a-kind opal and diamond earrings in oxidized silver, $1,200, and rose gold diamond and opal ring, $1,500, both by Bella Madre; Treasure Island ring, $7,170, by Rodney Rayner at I.W. Marks.
    Cesar Galindo Sequin gown, $1,700, by Cesar Galindo at Sloan Hall; one-of-a-kind opal and diamond earrings in oxidized silver, $1,200, and rose gold diamond and opal ring, $1,500, both by Bella Madre; Treasure Island ring, $7,170, by Rodney Rayner at I.W. Marks.
  • Lipstick Eilise gown, $2,950, at Stella McCartney; rhodium round disc earrings with diamonds, $28,750, Aria ring, $11,000, and emerald, diamond and rock crystal ring, $31,250, all at Deutsch & Deutsch.
    Lipstick Eilise gown, $2,950, at Stella McCartney; rhodium round disc earrings with diamonds, $28,750, Aria ring, $11,000, and emerald, diamond and rock crystal ring, $31,250, all at Deutsch & Deutsch.
  • GG jacket, $2,400, printed silk crepe shirt, $1,250, and GG jacquard loose pant $850, all at Gucci; shoes, $850, by Jimmy Choo at Neiman Marcus.
    GG jacket, $2,400, printed silk crepe shirt, $1,250, and GG jacquard loose pant $850, all at Gucci; shoes, $850, by Jimmy Choo at Neiman Marcus.
  • On her: Dress, $2,295, by Adam Selman at Sloan Hall; one-of-a-kind druzy and opal earrings in oxidized silver, $1,800, by Bella Madre. On him: Sweater, $1,195, by Valentino at Neiman Marcus; suit, $1,495, by Z Zegna at M Penner.
    On her: Dress, $2,295, by Adam Selman at Sloan Hall; one-of-a-kind druzy and opal earrings in oxidized silver, $1,800, by Bella Madre. On him: Sweater, $1,195, by Valentino at Neiman Marcus; suit, $1,495, by Z Zegna at M Penner.
  • Jacket, $4,640, by Tom Ford at Neiman Marcus; turtleneck, $395, by Eleventy, and wool trousers, $475, by Ermenegildo Zegna, both at M Penner; shoes, $750, by Ermenegildo Zegna at M Penner; Glamour Double Date timepiece, $5,150, by Tudor at Zadok Jewelers.
    Jacket, $4,640, by Tom Ford at Neiman Marcus; turtleneck, $395, by Eleventy, and wool trousers, $475, by Ermenegildo Zegna, both at M Penner; shoes, $750, by Ermenegildo Zegna at M Penner; Glamour Double Date timepiece, $5,150, by Tudor at Zadok Jewelers.
  • Annabeth dress, $595, at the Alice & Olivia by Stacey Bendet boutique; crystal sandals, $895, by Sophia Webster at Forty Five Ten; diamond octagon drop earrings, $7,500, at Lewis Jewelers; black gold ring with opal and diamonds, $7,700, by Sutra at Zadok Jewelers; cage ring, $4,600, by Penny Preville at Lesley Ann Jewels; Intertwined Loops ring, $6,850, at I.W. Marks Jewelers.
    Annabeth dress, $595, at the Alice & Olivia by Stacey Bendet boutique; crystal sandals, $895, by Sophia Webster at Forty Five Ten; diamond octagon drop earrings, $7,500, at Lewis Jewelers; black gold ring with opal and diamonds, $7,700, by Sutra at Zadok Jewelers; cage ring, $4,600, by Penny Preville at Lesley Ann Jewels; Intertwined Loops ring, $6,850, at I.W. Marks Jewelers.
  • Annabeth dress, $595, at the Alice & Olivia by Stacey Bendet boutique; crystal sandals, $895, by Sophia Webster at Forty Five Ten; diamond octagon drop earrings, $7,500, at Lewis Jewelers; black gold ring with opal and diamonds, $7,700, by Sutra at Zadok Jewelers; cage ring, $4,600, by Penny Preville at Lesley Ann Jewels; Intertwined Loops ring, $6,850, at I.W. Marks Jewelers.
    Annabeth dress, $595, at the Alice & Olivia by Stacey Bendet boutique; crystal sandals, $895, by Sophia Webster at Forty Five Ten; diamond octagon drop earrings, $7,500, at Lewis Jewelers; black gold ring with opal and diamonds, $7,700, by Sutra at Zadok Jewelers; cage ring, $4,600, by Penny Preville at Lesley Ann Jewels; Intertwined Loops ring, $6,850, at I.W. Marks Jewelers.

Photos by Samantha Jane Beatty

Styling by Kate Stukenberg

Grooming by Tonya Riner for Page Parkes Agency

Models Madison Johnston for Wallflower Management and Jake Atterberry for Page Parkes Agency

Photo assistance by John Lewis

Styling assistance by Molly Jodeit

Men’s styling consulting by Cody Sever

and Whitney Wiggins for M Penner

Shot on location at Hotel Alessandra in Downtown