WHERE TO SHOP NOW
Where to shop in Houston right now: 12 must-hit spots for November
And just like that – it's time for the next shopping event. November is the perfect month to get a head start on crossing people off your gift-giving list.
It's also a great time to snag a few fun and sparkly items just for yourself because, let's face it, we deserve a little pampering, too. The possibilities are endless, with so many fantastic clothing, jewelry, and handbag options.
The month is full of holiday deals, including the Black Friday and Cyber Monday extravaganzas. But let's not forget that we're fortunate enough to live in a city brimming with fantastic brands, making it a breeze to show and share some hometown love.
To make this month's shopping spree a breeze, we've rounded up the best must-hit spots, from luggage stores to fragrances and holiday markets.
Inspired by winter, Away’s first limited edition introduces the new color of the holiday spirit: Magenta. Available in Away’s Bigger Carry-On, Large, and Trunk sizes with a glossy finish, the bold hue means you'll never misplace your luggage. The seasonal drop also introduces the brand’s Bigger Carry-On reimaged in a seasonal, multi-colored print inspired by nature, titled Alpine Landscape.
Brahmin's CityCentre location is the place to pick up fashionable gifts at any price point. Known for their array of colors and prints, they have something for everyone. Check out their Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals to snag a bag, makeup case or wallet for someone on your list.
Snag one of Colores Collective limited edition holiday bags. Their best selling leather bags have a metallic update, and they are sure to sell out quickly. Available in three fun colors.
Elaine Turner is back on Houston's fashion scene with her new boutique Edit by Elaine Turner. The new concept includes an edited selection of Elaine Turner’s well-known handbags as well as thoughtfully curated brands of apparel and jewelry from around the world, many of which are exclusive to the boutique.
Available at its Galleria boutique, the House of Creed introduces Absolu Aventus; a limited-edition, artistic interpretation of its legendary scent, Aventus, available only while stocks last. The fragrance offers a complex twist that creatively pays homage to Aventus’ iconic signature notes, enhancing its revered pineapple and floral notes while introducing refreshing grapefruit to accelerate a citrus burst.
Shop Hunter Bell's latest holiday collection with fun prints, plaids and metallics. Photo via Hunter Bell NYC
Shop Hunter Bell's latest holiday collection with fun prints, plaids and metallics. The collection includes the brand's signature dresses in varying lengths, as well as sweaters, sets and many bold patterns.
Add to your permanent jewelry collection with KB Design's holiday drop. The Houston-based jewelry designer just launched her Holiday 23 Collection of connectors and charms with colors to brighten any permanent jewelry selection.
Houston-based jewelry brand LeMel has made it their mission to curate a collection of jewelry designed to be layered. Find stackable rings, bracelets, necklaces and earrings in their Tangley Street boutique or online.
Support local makers and small businesses when you shop at Markets for Makers, Saturday, November 11th through Sunday, November 12th at Silver Street Studios. Featuring 120+ diverse makers specializing in home décor, fashion, art, design and food, Markets for Makers provides shoppers with a one-of-a-kind experience by giving them access to products not readily available in retail stores or at other markets.
For 43 years, Houstonians have shopped 'till they dropped looking for the best gifts, food items, and decor. With nearly 300 merchants on hand, including 30 new vendors this season, there is something for everyone at the four-day shopping extravaganza.
Houston Ballet Nutcracker Market; November 9 to November 12. Tickets and event information available here.
Worth & Co. recently opened the doors to its new flagship boutique in River Oaks. The luxury lifestyle brand's store features a café complete with a lounge and live music, a design center featuring an array of rug designs and luxury interior paint colors, an area devoted to apparel and accessories, and a spa-inspired “Relax” space with recliners and massage chairs.
Zadok Jewelers recently opened an instore Chanel boutique with special pieces worth over $50,000 on display. One of the very few Houston retailers to sell the French brand’s pieces, the Chanel boutique at Zadok is home to an extended assortment of Chanel’s fine jewelry lines and high-end watches. The sophisticated decor of the boutique is designed in harmonious shades of beige, white, black, and gold that pay homage to the world of Chanel's jewelry. The space is inspired by the late founder of the brand, Gabrielle Chanel, and her Paris apartment where she collected Chinese Coromandel lacquer screens for inspiration.