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Heather Staible


Writer, social media enthusiast, lover of fashion, food, wine, college sports and interesting people. Published in Women's Wear Daily, The Houston Chronicle, People Magazine,, USA Today and other national and regional publications.

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Fab Find

Running of bulls in Pamplona inspires exclusive weekender bag

By Heather Staible

Wave the red flag and pick up the pace. The very limited edition Moore & Giles Pamplona Benedict Weekend Bag has arrived at M Penner and it’s likely to go ...

Big Honor

Aggie Power: Texas A&M takes fourth in national college rankings, breaking a California stranglehold

By Heather Staible

Two Texas universities are getting high marks from Washington Monthly magazine for enrolling low-income students, and encouraging academic research and public service. Texas A&M University and the University of ...

Rough Morning

Driver error: School bus slams into a tree in Houston, sending 19 kids to hospital

By Heather Staible

A school bus slammed into a tree Tuesday morning, sending 19 students and the bus driver to the hospital. The Houston Fire Department said the bus driver lost control of ...

Kardashians Hit Houston

Kim Kardashian and her sisters turn to a Houston company for major hair help

By Heather Staible

The Kardashian sisters are moving beyond the world of apparel and retail, and setting their sights on the beauty market, launching a line of professional, salon quality hair styling products ...

UH Campus Plan Killed

University of Houston's commuter school label here to stay? Plan to make freshmen live on campus killed

By Heather Staible

The University of Houston's attempt at shaking off its commuter school reputation, requiring all freshman students to live on campus is apparently dead after State Sen. John Whitmire gave ...

Demolition Happy Ending

Star Houston fashion designer finds a new home after demolition force out — thanks to a Facebook plea

By Heather Staible

Never underestimate the power of social media. That’s the latest lesson designer David Peck learned while hunting for a new space to house his manufacturing and flagship boutique. His ...

Hello Lover

Sex and the City star plans Houston appearance to talk about shoes, of course

By Heather Staible

For all of you revel in Sex and the City reruns on E! like it’s the very first time you’ve seen the show, and thank Carrie Bradshaw for ...

Top Shops

Where to Shop Right Now: New boutiques, bridal gown sample sale, Woodlands biggest pop-up shop

By Heather Staible

August is all about fashionably transitioning from summer to fall, and even though we are still wearing wedges and sun dresses, many of us are contemplating exactly when boots become ...

UH on Most Sober List

University of Houston a no party school? UH joins BYU on Most Sober Universities list

By Heather Staible

Making the Top 20 of the Most Sober Universities in the country is sure to please school administrators and parents footing tuition bills, so kudos to the teetotaling students at ...

Reality Revealed

Bachelor in Paradise reality TV hottie is all about representing Houston — from her head to her toes

By Heather Staible

When Bachelor in Paradise star AshLee Frazier walks onto the tropical resort on the premiere of the reality show Monday night, she will be repping local boutique KB Kasuals ...

A New Blow Dry Bar

Houston's fun new blow dry bar is a labor of love — and a happily ever after stronger than a hurricane

By Heather Staible

Brandon and Greer McDonald emanate Southern hospitality and natural cheerfulness that are a perfect fit for their new Memorial City blow dry bar and makeup lounge, Brush & Blush. The Louisiana ...

Fashion Success

Who needs NY? Project Runway winner still believes Houston is best for career and a good life

By Heather Staible

Project Runway just started its lucky 13th season on Lifetime and as the lights come up on the runway, so do the expectations that somewhere in the group of colorful ...

New Sexy Salon Teases

Houston's new sexy salon is more than a Tease with its special shampoo chairs and gilded luxury

By Heather Staible

Most women use trips to the salon as a chance to refresh and get away. Travis Player and Roi Alan, owners of Tease Color and Style Bar, want clients to ...

Manziel's New Girl

Could Johnny Manziel's new girl be his perfect match? Instagram reveals all

By Heather Staible

Right about now, the name “Colleen Crowley” is sitting in the search bar of just about every Google user from Texas to Ohio. The Houston native and TCU student has ...

Theme Park Delayed

Opening date for new AstroWorld theme park delayed; race track is latest addition

By Heather Staible

The Grand Texas Sports and Entertainment District is adding another high octane element to its ever expanding array of roller coasters, water slides and outdoor activities: MotorSportz is the latest ...

Life After TV

Politics, hurricanes & Oprah: After two decades, Houston TV news star looks to new adventures

By Heather Staible

In 20 years of broadcast journalism, Mary Benton has covered politicians and taken cover from hurricanes. She’s been a fixture at Houston City Hall and an election night staple ...

Day School Drama

Day school drama: Allegations of bullying at center of heated lawsuit

By Heather Staible

Beth Yeshurun Day School and its staff have been at the center of a lawsuit filed by Houston attorney Brian Cweren on behalf of a family who contend their children ...

Different Story Emerges

Good Samaritans rescue two children accidentally locked in sweltering car

By Heather Staible

UPDATE: A day after a video went viral of passersby breaking into a car to rescue two children locked inside, a different story has emerged. The owner of a video ...

Top Shops

Where to Shop Right Now: 12 new and expanded stores — and really big sales, too!

By Heather Staible

July is always a big sales month. For those who love to dig through racks and find treasures, it’s nirvana. For retailers, it’s a necessity, because fall is ...

Sexy New Houston Shop

Sexy new Houston swimsuit shop says, "Hell yes" to regular women: Where bikinis aren't just fantasies

By Heather Staible

Much like buying jeans, trying on and committing to a swimsuit is an emotional exercise of self acceptance and positive thinking. And, trying really hard not to think of how ...

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