HTX Ready to Jingle 2013

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, with CultureMap’s holiday special series that offers everything to make the season fun and less stressful. Along with the best and newest gift ideas, our team of experts offers tips on holiday entertaining, ideas about the best in entertainment and dispense advice on how to handle the holidays with style.

35 J.J. Williams, from left, Clare Jackson, Beth Wolf and Susan Vick at the Zadok Holiday Party December 2013

Stunning jewelry dazzles at a glittering gala, ensures credit cards will be working overtime

By Shelby Hodge - December 11th, 2013

The ooh-la-la quotient was off the charts at Zadok Jewelers when the Zadok family pulled out the stops for their "All That Glitters" holiday party. Various jewelers sent a sleigh load of sparklies for the evening, dazzling temptations sure to be on ...

4 Edie Saville, from left, Andy Delery and Celina Hellmund at Joyful Toyful December 2013

4,000 toys and a sleigh of money at a hot Houston restaurant equal a whole lot of holiday for needy kids

By Shelby Hodge - December 11th, 2013

It was a jolly rollicking evening at Ibiza when owners Charles Clark and Grant Cooper opened the doors to their midtown eatery and put on a festive party for supporters of the 24th annual Joyful Toyful. Guests arrived to schmooze in the ...