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Clifford Pugh

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After a long journalism career at the Houston Post and Houston Chronicle, Clifford Pugh has discovered the joys of the web in creating a unique news and information site that covers Houston in real time. His claim to journalism fame came at the Vanity Fair Oscar party, when screenwriter Alexander Payne asked him to hold his Oscar while he went to the bathroom.
 

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Party Watch

Easton Corbin drops by Lucchese party before his big Rodeo debut

By Clifford Pugh

What: Lucchese party at the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo. Where: Reliant Stadium hospitality suite. The 411: The famed bootmaker celebrated its big presence at this year's rodeo (it ...


KHOU CultureMap Moment

Heels on wheels: Fashion trucks come together for parking lot party

By Clifford Pugh

Food trucks are a Houston staple, but fashion trucks? An increasing number of vehicles filled with stylish clothing are setting up shop all over town — just about anywhere there's ...


The Future Is Bright

The Match Game: Medical students discover their bright future in heartwarming ways

By Clifford Pugh

Heartwarming stories filled the Texas Medical Center Friday as students at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston Medical School and Baylor College of Medicine found out where ...


Five (plus) questions

America's next top designer? Wes Gordon salutes fashion-forward Texas women

By Clifford Pugh

Wes Gordon has a lot to be excited about. Since showcasing his spring collection at Fashion Houston four months ago, the fashion world has taken note of the 27-year-old Atlanta ...


Fab Find

For the soccer fan who has (almost) everything: Hublot introduces exclusive World Cup watch

By Clifford Pugh

Hublot is celebrating the upcoming World Cup in a big way. The Swiss luxury watchmaker recently introduced the official watch of the soccer championships, which will be held in Rio ...


NY Runway Report

Hip designer Rebecca Taylor explains how to dress for all seasons and the perils of plastic surgery

By Clifford Pugh

Seasons may change but, increasingly, shoppers are looking for clothes that transcend a particular time of the year. Rebecca Taylor, the hip New Zealand-born designer whose collections appeal to a ...


NY Runway Report

Spanish designer breaks the color barrier with happy Victoria's Secret models and sexy clothes

By Clifford Pugh

NEW YORK — Who says winter clothes have to look drab? Desigual, the Barcelona-based clothing line available at a strategically-placed shop in Terminal C at Bush Intercontinental Airport, offers a collection ...


Little Black Dress Games

Spicing up the Little Black Dress: 10 of Houston's most fashionable women give the contest a sexy boost

By Clifford Pugh

Jeff Shell is always thinking of new ways to freshen up the iconic little black dress. In advance of the latest edition of the Little Black Dress Designer Competition, which ...


Fab Find

Tiffany's debuts new jewelry with a Greek mythology twist — $10,500 cuffs included

By Clifford Pugh

Following up on it successful relaunch of the Atlas jewelry collection last fall, Tiffany & Co. is introducing several new creations for spring. Among the snazziest new looks are wide cuffs ...


$1.8 billion Houston Takeover

A $1.8 billion Houston takeover: Men's Wearhouse gobbles up a competitor, area store closings to follow

By Clifford Pugh

A fractious battle between two menswear giants reached a truce Tuesday when Men's Wearhouse announced that is acquiring rival Jos. A. Bank Clothiers for about $1.8 billion. The ...


NY Runway Report

Fashion drama: Zang Toi's new looks evoke Hollywood glamour and wearing of the green

By Clifford Pugh

NEW YORK — Zang Toi has a flair for the dramatic. So it's not surprising the Malaysian-born designer combined old Hollywood glamour with a film noir attitude in his latest ...


NY Runway Report

What's real? Kenneth Cole uses social media to make a point about fall fashion collection

By Clifford Pugh

NEW YORK — Known for his socially-conscious advertising, Kenneth Cole always strives to stand out from the fashion pack. Before unveiling his fall collection, he delved into the idea of how ...


A Long Time Coming

Cartier's days at Galleria are numbered: Luxury jeweler plans temporary moves and big new store

By Clifford Pugh

Get the moving trucks rolling. After more than 16 years in the same Galleria retail space, Cartier is decamping to three different Houston locations in the next 24 months. The ...


NY Runway Report

Top designers are in a fightin' mood with cool clothes made for a warrior princess — and a Good Wife

By Clifford Pugh

NEW YORK — Tory Burch isn't the only designer in a Game of Thrones mood. Top designers are in a "warrior princess" frame of mind for fall, creating tough clothes ...


Technical difficulties

What happened to Channel 13's 10 o'clock news? Broadcast goes MIA

By Clifford Pugh

Viewers who tuned into Channel 13's 10 o'clock newscast Tuesday night in anticipation of the latest election results were puzzled when ads for the network's various newscasts ...


HMNS Party

This veddy British gala is a $1.1 million winner with James Bond attitude — and dashing gents to match

By Clifford Pugh

With a rare original edition of the Magna Carta at the Houston Museum of Natural Science, organizers of the annual gala decided it was a perfect opportunity to celebrate with ...


Concert Tour

Oscar winner's band teams with Linkin Park for big summer rock concert

By Clifford Pugh

Jared Leto just won an Oscar for his stunning portrayal of a transgender woman with HIV in Dallas Buyers Club, but his real passion is music. So his Texas fans ...


NY Runway Report

Sexy models in cowboy hats make this hot collection New York Texas — and a star Houston singer approves

By Clifford Pugh

NEW YORK — What does every woman need to wear with a slinky lace slip dress or a gown with cut-outs at the breast and thigh-high slit? A black cowboy hat ...


New Houston Billionaires

New Houston billionaires crack the world's richest list — and Tilman Fertitta zooms by Bob McNair

By Clifford Pugh

The annual Forbes list of the world's billionaires is out — and there are some new Houstonians on the list, along with one who has clawed his way back onto ...


NY Runway Report

Glamorous Carolina Herrera collection breaks the rules as virtual stylist meets Houston client

By Clifford Pugh

NEW YORK — Nobody does glamour like Carolina Herrera, whose collections, though sometimes indistinguishable from season to season, always offer plenty of luxurious looks for her well-heeled clientele.  Take away the ...


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