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The Hit List: Table of Elements
Allyson Bowers | November 14, 2014

1. Stainless-steel Ambiray napkin rings bedecked in Swarovski crystals bring a bit of bling to a holiday dining display. $50 per pair, Swarovski...

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The Hit List: Turkey Day Delights
Robin Barr Sussman | November 7, 2014

1. Both Americas locations will serve a Thanksgiving brunch buffet—with a global twist—from 9am-3pm....

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Spain Done Chic
Jeff Gremillion | November 5, 2014

The trendy initials-only naming of new BCN Taste & Tradition (4210 Roseland St., 832.834.3411), a reference to Barcelona, is not just a gimmick for the contemporary Spanish restaurant that just opened in a renovated Montrose...

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Master Class
John DeMers | Photography by Debora Smail | November 5, 2014

When you ask a server at 60 Degrees Mastercrafted for any cut of Akaushi beef—a Kobe-style meat raised in Texas that’s as pretty as the penny it will cost you—you are also invited to choose a steak knife from a...

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Police Siren
Jeff Gremillion | November 5, 2014

Beautiful Stephanie Beatriz, who grew up in nearby Webster and now appears as a police detective in the FOX comedy Brooklyn Nine-Nine with Andy Samberg, isn’t your typical Hollywood celeb. For starters, she doesn’t look the part off-...

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Click
Evan Wetmore | November 5, 2014

When
8:30PM
9.29.14

Where
JW Marriott

Some 700 fashion fans flocked to the new JW Marriott hotel Downtown, where, during a double-feature style show, David Peck debuted not only his line of uniforms for the...

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"Ghost" Writer
Steve Jansen | November 5, 2014

When the Houston rock band called The 71’s disbanded in 2012, Keeton Coffman was lost. “When we broke up, I felt as if it was the end of me as a songwriter,” says the band’s handsome, dark-haired lead singer and guitarist, 33...

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Season of Giving
The Editors | November 3, 2014

SUSAN PLANK
For years, Dec My Room founder Susan Plank and husband Mike cut stylish figures in Houston society, supporting dozens of charities—chairing and being honored at...

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Statement Piece
Nate Chapnick | November 3, 2014

There’s nothing quite like piloting a Rolls-Royce, and nothing quite like stepping out of one either. The British maker’s newest model, the Wraith, makes no excuses for its luxurious largesse. This vehicle is as much about making a grand...

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Global Positioning
Brittanie Shey | October 30, 2014

“When I was a little girl, my friends all wanted to be Sleeping Beauty or Cinderella, and I wanted to be Jasmine,” says Joy Kennedy, 26, founder of the “fair-trade luxe” jewelry and accessories line Priya Collection, a...

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Virgin Territory
Mike Espindle | October 29, 2014

Visitors to idyllic Virgin Gorda in the British Virgin Islands who stroll along the shoreline along Valley Trunk Bay have been asking one question for years: What exactly is that Balinese-style house just in from the beach? What it is, exactly, is a...

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Heart & Soul
Elizabeth Chambers Hammer | October 29, 2014

After surviving the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami that tragically took the life of her longtime boyfriend, photographer Simon Atlee, Petra Nemcova spent many months recovering from a shattered pelvis, a shattered heart and, in many ways, a shattered...

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