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Heather Staible

Fashion/Style

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, CultureMap.com, USA Today and other national and regional publications.

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Making the News

TV news legend calls Houston women gorgeous, talks wedding drama and tabloid history in River Oaks

By Heather Staible

Jane Pauley broke new ground at 25 as a Today show anchor and has interviewed a Who’s Who of politicians and celebrities, but for a trip to Houston, the ...


Party Watch

Artist returns from Mexico to make a surprise announcement full of hidden messages

By Heather Staible

What: Artist Justin Garcia unveiling 7:Unlayered Where: Silver Studios The 411: After taking a year-long sabbatical to El Salvador and Mexico, Justin Garcia gave art lovers a deeper look ...


Scary Halloween Makeup

Get your Halloween face on: Houston salons offer scary good makeup transformations

By Heather Staible

Creating a fantastical fairy or blood-drained zombie for Halloween always looks so easy from the directions on the back of a makeup package. In just a few steps, you too ...


Idol Fashion

Ryan Seacrest gets into another surprise new business: Would you let this man dress you?

By Heather Staible

It’s not clear exactly when Ryan Seacrest sleeps, much less has time to design a capsule collection for Macy’s, but the Emmy-winning TV host and producer has done ...


Give Good

A huge Houston shopping discount builds anticipation: Holiday Shopping Card season is already here

By Heather Staible

Before Black Friday and Cyber Monday, there’s the launch of the Holiday Shopping Card, the fall event that really gets people in the spirit. The 11-day bonanza raises money ...


Shop Town

New Highland Village store brings seaside style to Houston as laid-back brothers continue a national push

By Heather Staible

Vineyard Vines is bringing a second wave of its Martha’s Vineyard-inspired collection of apparel and accessories to Highland Village in late October. It’s the second Houston area store ...


Kissed To The Curb

Yellow Cab investigating cab driver who kicked a gay couple to the curb for a PG kiss

By Heather Staible

Yellow Cab is investigating an independent contractor who forced two Houston men out of his cab Sunday after seeing the men kiss in the car. Partners Travis Player and Andres ...


Changing Houston

Historic Houston hotel site to become a new high-tech high school: No water skiing in the pool

By Heather Staible

An important piece of Houston’s past is making way for the future. Houston Independent School District plans to build a new DeBakey High School for Health Professions on the ...


Bush Daughter Shares Memories

Bush daughter shares family memories and details of new project at SPA luncheon

By Heather Staible

The Society for the Performing Arts set the stage for another artful season, drawing a stellar crowd to its annual luncheon, which raised more than $200,000. Keynote speaker Lauren ...


Buzzy New Heights Store

New Heights toy store creates buzz with its silly fun, vintage toys and hard to find treasures

By Heather Staible

In a time where every cupcake must be organic, gluten-free and made with unicorn tears, and every toy must involve learning concepts a child can use to solve global warming ...


Christmas In October?

Storied department store releases its new Christmas book: Fantasy gifts defy imagination, laugh at budgets

By Heather Staible

If you’ve been naughty over the past year, now is a good time to start cleaning up your act. Neiman Marcus released its 2014 edition of the Christmas Book ...


KHOU & CultureMap

Runway ready: New downtown hotel outfits employees in designer duds

By Heather Staible

It’s not business as usual at the new JW Marriott Houston Downtown. The ultra-modern hotel opened its doors with a fashionable welcome, working with Houston designer David Peck on ...


Bold and Beautiful Bling

You deserve diamonds: Presidential-worthy jewels empower women to frost themselves with gems

By Heather Staible

Kara Ross is the thinking woman's jewelry designer. Her array of necklaces, bracelets, rings and earrings are crafted with a bit of their own narrative while still leaving room ...


The Scent of Luxury

Kilian Hennessy expands fragrance vision, appealing to the senses with perfumed jewelry

By Heather Staible

Killian Hennessy is no stranger to luxury. Named for his grandfather, whose “H” is part of the LVMH brand, Hennessy’s lineage is steeped in it. He unabashedly embraces the ...


Don't miss it

CultureMap's fifth anniversary bash set to rock the downtown party scene and you're invited

By Heather Staible

The traditional five year anniversary gift is wood, conveying strength and longevity, and while both words fit CultureMap just fine, we decided to take our five-year celebration on Friday, Oct ...


Stylin'

Texas' shirt king thinks bigger and reaches beyond the Lone Star State's borders with new line

By Heather Staible

Like any self-respecting Texan, Paul Hotze has plenty of pride for his home state. His Paris, Texas Apparel Co. line of ties, polos and easy-wearing T-shirts are clever odes to ...


Doing Good

Hot heels stomp on cancer: Sexy shoes, fall fashion and a real cause make the Stiletto Strut a must-attend

By Heather Staible

If you were wondering where all the hottest heels in Houston were on Wednesday, one needed to look no further than The Galleria, where a stylish crowd gathered for the ...


Verdict Reached

Doctor at center of poisoned coffee love triangle case is found guilty

By Heather Staible

UPDATE 09/29: The jury in the Ana Maria Gonzalez-Angulo case sentenced her to jury 10 years in prison, KHOU Channel 11 reports. She is not eligible for probation and ...


Runway Redux

Fashion Woodlands debut of Theresa Roemer collection postponed, but organizers say the show will go on

By Heather Staible

The sudden death of Woodlands arts patron and community supporter Tony Motto prompted organizers of Fashion Woodlands to postpone the event, scheduled for tonight (Sept. 25). The event was to ...


Vote Now

Best mayor in the world? Annise Parker on short list for big international prize

By Heather Staible

Houston Mayor Annise Parker has made the official short list for the 2014 World Mayor Prize, an international contest for the best mayor in the world. Parker is just one ...


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