Gown, $1,650, by 
Galvan London at The Webster; flower earrings, $4,400, by Roberto Coin, cocktail ring, $3,960, by A&Furst, and bangles, $12,200, by Zadok all at Zadok Jewelers.

Season Bright

Houston probably won’t have a white Christmas, truth be told. But we can expect an evergreen holiday season, glittering with festive party frocks, chic resort pieces and, thanks to some of the city’s top jewelers, beautiful bling.

  • Gown, $1,650, by 
Galvan London at The Webster; flower earrings, $4,400, by Roberto Coin, cocktail ring, $3,960, by A&Furst, and bangles, $12,200, by Zadok all at Zadok Jewelers.
    Gown, $1,650, by Galvan London at The Webster; flower earrings, $4,400, by Roberto Coin, cocktail ring, $3,960, by A&Furst, and bangles, $12,200, by Zadok all at Zadok Jewelers.
  • Laminated tweed coat, $3,750, and tulle apron dress, $1,945, by Simone Rocha at Nordstrom; diamond and topaz rings, by Suzanne Kalan, and sapphire, morganite and diamond ring, by Beverly K, 
all price upon request 
at IW Marks.
    Laminated tweed coat, $3,750, and tulle apron dress, $1,945, by Simone Rocha at Nordstrom; diamond and topaz rings, by Suzanne Kalan, and sapphire, morganite and diamond ring, by Beverly K, all price upon request at IW Marks.
  • Embroidered dress, $6,490, by Oscar de la Renta at Tootsies; Nouba shoes, $1,095, by Christian Louboutin; tassel-drop earrings, $18,850, and rose gold diamond band, $4,250, both by Norman Covan at Deutsch Houston.
    Embroidered dress, $6,490, by Oscar de la Renta at Tootsies; Nouba shoes, $1,095, by Christian Louboutin; tassel-drop earrings, $18,850, and rose gold diamond band, $4,250, both by Norman Covan at Deutsch Houston.
  • Solo jumpsuit, $3,575, by Jenny Packham at jennypackham.com; rock crystal, amethyst and diamond earrings, price upon request at Tenenbaum; rose gold cocktail ring with black and white diamonds, $35,000, at Valobra Master Jewelers.
    Solo jumpsuit, $3,575, by Jenny Packham at jennypackham.com; rock crystal, amethyst and diamond earrings, price upon request at Tenenbaum; rose gold cocktail ring with black and white diamonds, $35,000, at Valobra Master Jewelers.
  • Printed crepe de chine dress, $4,500, at Chanel; yellow diamond earrings, $19,500, at Valobra Master Jewelers; gold, opal and diamond rings, all price upon request at Tenenbaum; Victorian star brooch, $68,900, at Tenenbaum.
    Printed crepe de chine dress, $4,500, at Chanel; yellow diamond earrings, $19,500, at Valobra Master Jewelers; gold, opal and diamond rings, all price upon request at Tenenbaum; Victorian star brooch, $68,900, at Tenenbaum.
  • Gown, by Cesar Galindo
at Sloan Hall; shoes, $690, by Leandra Medine at
The Webster.
    Gown, by Cesar Galindo at Sloan Hall; shoes, $690, by Leandra Medine at The Webster.
  • Retro sablé v-neck dress, $4,500, at Gucci; Maggie gunmetal boot, $925, by Miron Crosby at 29 North in the Post Oak Hotel; Pepper hat, $280, by Freya; 
coral ring, $3,300, by Sutra, diamond feather ring, $6,810, by Zadok, circle ring, $4,995, by Ippolita, and ruby ring, $6,500, by Sutra, all at Zadok Jewelers.
    Retro sablé v-neck dress, $4,500, at Gucci; Maggie gunmetal boot, $925, by Miron Crosby at 29 North in the Post Oak Hotel; Pepper hat, $280, by Freya; coral ring, $3,300, by Sutra, diamond feather ring, $6,810, by Zadok, circle ring, $4,995, by Ippolita, and ruby ring, $6,500, by Sutra, all at Zadok Jewelers.
  • Corded lace bite-sleeve jacket, $2,995, by Simone Rocha at Nordstrom.
    Corded lace bite-sleeve jacket, $2,995, by Simone Rocha at Nordstrom.
  • Dress, at Michael Kors; white gold, sapphire and diamond ring, by Beverly K, and opal and diamond ring, by Kimberly McDonald, both price upon request at IW Marks.
    Dress, at Michael Kors; white gold, sapphire and diamond ring, by Beverly K, and opal and diamond ring, by Kimberly McDonald, both price upon request at IW Marks.
  • Dress and blazer, both price upon request, and tulle-flounced petticoat, $3,100, all by Dior, at 800.929.DIOR; Marigold hat, $280, by Freya; Olinala clutch, $1,205, by Daniel Espinoza at Cooperativa Shop.
    Dress and blazer, both price upon request, and tulle-flounced petticoat, $3,100, all by Dior, at 800.929.DIOR; Marigold hat, $280, by Freya; Olinala clutch, $1,205, by Daniel Espinoza at Cooperativa Shop.
  • Midi dress, $4,350, by Roberto Cavalli; gold enamel bangle, c. 1860, and five gemstone
bangles, all price upon request at Tenenbaum.
    Midi dress, $4,350, by Roberto Cavalli; gold enamel bangle, c. 1860, and five gemstone bangles, all price upon request at Tenenbaum.
  • Como gown, $3,890, by Jenny Packham at jennypackham.com; lemon citrine ring, $9,500, at Valobra Master Jewelers; geode bracelet, by Kimberly McDonald at IW Marks; Art Deco cuff c. 1920, and gold Tubogas necklace, by Cartier, 
both price upon request 
at Tenenbaum.
    Como gown, $3,890, by Jenny Packham at jennypackham.com; lemon citrine ring, $9,500, at Valobra Master Jewelers; geode bracelet, by Kimberly McDonald at IW Marks; Art Deco cuff c. 1920, and gold Tubogas necklace, by Cartier, both price upon request at Tenenbaum.

photos by JULIE SOEFER    

styling by KATE STUKENBERG

model MICHAELA McCLURE FOR WALLFLOWER MANAGEMENT

hair and makeup by TONYA RINER

styling assistance by GRETA CONNOLLY

Shot on location in Montrose