Fashion – What’s in Stores Now – March 2017 Fashion –  What’s in Stores Now – March 2017

DOLCE & GABBANA– Mini Sicily Tote in white and navy leather.

Home Furnishings are Going “Green” Home Furnishings are Going “Green”

Pantone’s 2017 Color Of The Year Evokes The Renewal That Comes In Spring
By Mara Soloway
Have you noticed an abundance of home furnishings in showrooms and interior design studios in a fresh shade of yellow-green? Here’s …

Kitchens That Cook Kitchens That Cook

Creating A Culinary Space
Text by Cheryl Alexander
Kitchen designs are as varied as the cooks who use them. Some are so lackluster that even the thought of cooking in them can stifle any craving. Others, however, …

Easy To Grow Dahlias Easy To Grow Dahlias

Plan Now For Spectacular Summer Blooms
By Melinda Myers
Photos by Longfield-Gardens.com
Dahlias provide some of the garden’s biggest and most spectacular blooms. The flowers come in a rainbow of colors and many different styles and sizes, and …

Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori – Wonderful Wall Designs Using Antiques Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori – Wonderful Wall Designs Using Antiques

 
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Dr. Lori Celebrity Ph.D. antiques appraiser, author and award-winning TV personality, Dr. Lori hosts antiques appraisal events worldwide. Dr. Lori is the star appraiser on Discovery Channel’s Auction Kings, History Channel’s The …

Dental Implants Dental Implants

The Next Best Thing To Natural Teeth
By Judy Latta
A strong, healthy smile can do wonders for your confidence and is critical to your overall health and well-being. Unhealthy and missing teeth can interfere with eating, …

Fewer Than Half of Americans Recognize Controllable Factors That Affect Cancer Risk Fewer Than Half of Americans Recognize  Controllable Factors That Affect Cancer Risk

More cite unproven factors as a cancer cause than recognize obesity and other established risk factors
More Americans attribute stress and other unproven factors as those leading to cancer than recognize that alcohol, processed meat and …

Houston City Scope March 2017 Houston City Scope March 2017

COOKING UP A CURE
More than 300 guests were treated to delectable delights from Houston’s top chefs at the second annual Cooking up a Cure event on Jan. 19 benefiting the Food Allergy Program at Texas Children’s …

Discoveries March 2017 Discoveries March 2017

FEATHERS WALL ART
Good design is the result of many things. Original design breaks all notions of what is possible. At Phillips Collection, they thrive on the unexpected, bringing to market new concepts that are expertly …

Book Reviews March 2017 Book Reviews March 2017

MY LIFE IN DESIGN
Few individuals in the last century have had such a wide-reaching influence on the way we live our lives than Sir Terence Conran – from how we decorate our homes to our …

A New List for a Shopping Spree of Wine Treasures A New List for a Shopping  Spree of Wine Treasures

The Top 20 Percent Of More Than 300 Wines Recently Tasted 
Having written about one famous wine family in the January and February issues (see online at houstonlifestyles.com/category/wine-reviews-by-denman-moody/, I am seriously behind in wine recommendations. Of more …

Genesis G80 and Toyota Corolla iM Genesis G80 and Toyota Corolla iM

GENESIS G80 | Starting Price: $41,000
Genesis is the relatively new luxury car brand from Hyundai. The new G80 is one of the first models to be offered. So now Hyundai/Genesis is similar to Toyota/Lexus or …

Magnificent Seven Magnificent Seven

Large Family’s Eclectic Style Defines Luxury Home
For several years, Mark and Melissa Flores lived in what might be considered a traditional “cookie cutter” suburban family home. Their values and life were structured around what was …

A SUPER CITY HOSTS The Super Bowl A SUPER CITY HOSTS The Super Bowl

Houston Gets First-Class Rankings From Outside And From Those Who Know It Best
By Mara Soloway
Houston will host Super Bowl LI on Feb. 5 at NRG Stadium. This most watched of annual sporting events in the …

Rice University’s Shepherd School of Music Rice University’s Shepherd School of Music

Ground-Breaking In September For New Music And Opera Building
Rice University’s Shepherd School of Music plans to break ground on a new music and opera building in September, pending completion of the funding initiative. The …

Local Artist is Inspired by Light and Shadow Local Artist is Inspired by Light and Shadow

Gary J. Hernandez Finds Personal And Artistic Success Creating Wonders Of Contemporary Realism
By Melanie Saxton / Photography by Gary J. Hernandez
The Woodlands area artist, Gary J. Her­nandez, has found international recognition for his paintings that …

The Arts & Happenings February 2017 The Arts & Happenings February 2017

The Downtown District welcomes a pop-up installation to Art Blocks, a public art initiative at Main Street Square. Chime, an interactive sound sculpture by the collaborative Civic Harmony, invites pedestrians to make music and performance in a public space.