Frankly, Scarlet

In the Covid era, it’s tough to safely produce a big fashion shoot — so we did 10 small ones instead. We sent great fall looks, all highlighting shades of crimson, to some of our favorite Houston photographers, and we asked them to take their best shot. The result is a study in vibrant eclecticism, and a sexy survey of the season’s red-hot hue. Styling by Todd Ramos

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Activist Chefs Land ‘CityBook’ Covers

Shepherd and Rhodes are among those featured in the magazine’s 2020 ‘Leaders & Legends’ portrait collection.

Celebrity chefs Chris Shepherd and Jonny Rhodes will each get their own cover of Houston CityBook. The star gourmands grace split covers of the 2020 fall issue, hitting tomorrow, with Shepherd on the version going out to home subscribers and Rhodes gracing the newsstand edition.

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People + Places

Star Chef Launches Sandwich Shop

The menu for Riel chef Ryan Lachaine’s new Louie’s concept is stacked.

Kirsten Gilliam

Montrose restaurant Riel — typically only open for dinner — is offering a special to-go lunch menu of sandwiches and more starting tomorrow, Aug. 13.

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