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Houston's Sexy Fashion
One of Fashion Houston’s strengths is drawing designers that resonate with local fashion audiences. Houston women like pretty, but with a bit of edge or detailing that sets them ...
Fashion Houston 2014
The second night of Fashion Houston was filled with firsts. Rubin Singer unveiled a never-before-seen collection just for the event, Miami-based designer Rene Ruiz brought his collection of shimmering evening ...
CultureMap Video
Now I know why young models look a little nervous at a big runway show. As the co-emcee of Fashion Houston Wednesday night, I was quaking in my John Lobb ...
Up To Speed Video
No, that wasn't Rihanna at Fashion Houston Tuesday night, although several starstruck fans were convinced that CultureMap contributor Nicole Hickl, the on-air personality for our "Up To Speed" special ...
Fashion Houston 2014
The beauty of fashion is that, when done well, it can transport you to another place and time. That's what happened during the opening night of Fashion Houston Tuesday ...
Fashion Houston Preview
Fashion Houston is growing up and coming home. The style extravaganza, which kicks off four nights of activities Tuesday at the Wortham Theater Center, is celebrating its fifth birthday with ...
Beauty World Shocker
Only six months after the departure of makeup artist Edward Sanchez from Vanity Lounge, owners Diane and Michael Caplan have sold the makeup and beauty bar to entrepreneur Jimmy Montgomery ...
Work Out Like a Warrior
A name like Gail Warrior is bound to inspire. And that’s exactly what the Dallas mother, entrepreneur and philanthropist has set out to do with her latest venture, which ...
Fashion Faceoff
Houston fast-fashion shoppers should be in heaven now that H&M has opened a big two-story flagship store — finally — in the Nordstrom wing of The Galleria. Not be outdone, Zara ...
Too Early?
For the first time ever, many stores at The Galleria are opening their doors Thanksgiving Day for shoppers ready to hit the mall after their turkey meals — but not all ...
Style File
With several hundred Houston Texan fans hugging the sidelines at last Sunday's pregame festivities at NRG Stadium, standing out was no easy task, particularly with all the team fashion ...
H&M Wait Finally Ends
H&M opened its fourth Houston area store — and more importantly, it's much-anticipated first Inside the Loop store — in The Galleria Thursday, but it was the highly sought after ...
New Houston Reality Star
Elaine Turner isn't a household name yet, but she's getting there. The Houston accessories designer has launched a web series called Elaine's Big Life that details a ...
Fashion Forward
It’s not just enough for a modern fashion label to create beautiful and thoughtful collections each season, while keeping a careful eye on the ebb and flow of the ...
Not Just Western
It’s no surprise Lucchese has jumped feet first into the fashion pool, expanding beyond ropers and Western-style boots. The company’s namesake is Italian, and it comes from a ...
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