Texas-based Sewell Automotive Moves into Sugar Land and West Houston Texas-based Sewell Automotive Moves into Sugar Land and West Houston

New Audi And Mercedes-Benz Dealerships Are Part Of Its Largest-Ever Planned Expansion
With the grand opening event on Nov. 28 of Audi Sugar Land and the opening of Mercedes-Benz of West Houston on Dec. 6, Sewell …

The Arts & Happenings January 2017 The Arts & Happenings January 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.

MEMORABLE WEDDINGS –
Chelsey and Christian
MEMORABLE WEDDINGS – </br>Chelsey and Christian

They met and fell in love on a cruise, and years later became engaged on a cruise. True to a theme of “romance on the water,” Chelsey Hill and Christian Bradshaw exchanged vows at Paradise Cove at Lake Grapevine on Oct. 8, 2016.

On The Town with Jan Carson –
January 2017
On The Town with Jan Carson – </br>January 2017

Happy New Year! When I began writing this column for Houston Lifestyles & Homes magazine 16 years ago this month, I never imagined the ways in which it would enrich my life, through the many …

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

GUCCI
Sylvie embroidered leather top handle bag has embroidered flower appliques.
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Color Me Happy Color Me Happy

Using Paint To Create Your Home’s Mood
By Cheryl Alexander
More than simply a demonstration of your preferences in taste and style, home décor can have a psychological impact on your mood. Proponents of color psychology believe …

Outstanding Bath Designers
Show off Their Work
Outstanding Bath Designers </br>Show off Their Work

Winning Baths And Powder Rooms Make A Splash At NKBA
The winners of this year’s National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA) design competiton show a steady stream of imaginative design solutions for challenges that included a …

Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori – Overlooked but Valuable Antiques Arts & Antiques by Dr. Lori – Overlooked but Valuable Antiques

Bring Your Item To Be Valued and Get One Free Appraisal from Dr. Lori Feb. 18-19 at the Berry Center.
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The Younger Face of Plastic Surgery The Younger Face of Plastic Surgery

The Aging Face Takes On New Meaning As More Young Adults And Teens Opt For Aesthetic Procedures
The American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (AAFPRS) has announced the outcomes of its annual survey, …

the Editor’s Picks … Linda Anderson, editor & publisher January 2017 the Editor’s Picks …  Linda Anderson, editor & publisher January 2017

– The Amazing Birth of a Hand Blown Glass Pitcher
– Oven Roasted Butternut Squash
– Creamy Garlic Noodles

Valentine Gift Ideas 2017 Valentine Gift Ideas 2017

SMITH’S FINE JEWELRY
Smith’s Fine Jewelry is back and better than ever! Smith’s has relocated and is stocked with brand new pieces. If you’re looking for impeccable customer service, jewelry repair or that perfect unique …

Houston City Scope January 2017 Houston City Scope January 2017

Texas Children’s Hospital’s 21st Annual
What’s Up, Doc? Event
On Nov. 17, more than 250 guests attended the 21st annual What’s Up, Doc? event at Texas Children’s Hospital. The inspiring evening, chaired by Rachael and Jason Volz, …

The Cruiser Houston and Civic Pride The Cruiser Houston and Civic Pride

(All illustrations from the Cruiser Houston Collection, courtesy of Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries.)
By Stephen James
Less than three months after the Japanese attack at Pearl Harbor, the cruiser U.S.S. Houston (CA-30) fought valiantly in …

Discoveries January Discoveries January

PHILLIPS COLLECTION
For 30 years, Mark and Julie Phillips have displayed a striking skill for discovery, from one-of-a-kind treasures to new trends, such as the recycled metal Oil Drum Mirrors in assorted colors, and the Pipal …

Book Reviews January 2017 Book Reviews January 2017

THE FASHION OF FILM
The Fashion of Film, by fashion historian Amber Butchart, takes a journey through the last 100 years of cinema style and its influence on the catwalks. With beautiful imagery and thoroughly researched …

Jackson Family Wines — On Top of the World, Part I Jackson Family Wines —  On Top of the World, Part I

An unrivaled, premium collection of wineries and estate vineyards
Today, Jackson Family Wines is a multi-generational, family-owned wine company that has grown into an unrivaled, premium collection of wineries and estate vineyards across California, Oregon, Italy, …

Cadillac CT6 — Tesla Model X Cadillac CT6 — Tesla Model X

Cadillac CT6 | Starting price: $53,000
Cadillac’s newly launched prestige sedan, the CT6, aims to extend the reach and breadth of the brand. This new model will be available to a segment of luxury sedan buyers …

It’s a Ritzy, Glitzy Christmas It’s a Ritzy, Glitzy Christmas

Imperial Sugar Land home serves up sparkles and glitter during 2015 CASA Holiday Home Tour

Winter Wonderland Winter Wonderland

ASID Designers Ushered In The Holidays In 12,000-Square-Foot 2015 Show House
Text by Cathy Gordon / Photography by Miro Dvorscak / Interiors by ASID, Texas Gulf Coast Chapter / Renovations by Peterson Homebuilders
Assignment: Take a 12,000-square-foot-house …