Menil Contemporaries Party // Pratham Houston Luncheon // ROCO Yuletide Concert

Menil Contemporaries Party // Pratham Houston Luncheon // ROCO Yuletide Concert

12.08 - 12.09
by Anne Lee Phillips

Young art-loving professionals previewed Love + Squalor, the bar inside midtown’s new restaurant Weights + Measures at the Menil Collection Contemporaries holiday party. Special cocktails and hors d’oeuvres, including Jamaican rum punch and Roman-style pizzas, were prepared exclusively for the group of aesthetes . . .   Sophisticated supporters of Pratham Houston enjoyed a fashion show from Chloe Dao and Read

Arts of the Islamic World Gala

01.30

The black-tie Arts of the Islamic World Gala, in its fourth biennial incarnation, boasts an executive committee comprised of Rania Daniel, Zeina Fares, Vahid Kooros, Sima Ladjevardian, Sultana Mangalji, Franci Neely, Cenk Ozdogan, Sabiha Rehmatulla, Aliyya Stude, and Monsour Taghdisi. The primary goal of the MFAH benefit is to select new acquisitions for the museum’s Read

Arts of the Islamic World Gala
Great Grown-Up Spelling Bee

Great Grown-Up Spelling Bee

01.22

The 23rd annual Great Grown-Up Spelling Bee, chaired by Kathleen and James Jennings, will honor Katy Hays for her years of work on the Houston Center for Literacy board. A seated dinner is prelude to the titular main event, with teams of two competing to crown a spelling bee winner. Bee there! What: Great Grown-Up Read

Houston Symphony’s Children’s Fashion Show and Luncheon

03.08

The yearly fashion show returns, sporting teen models on the runway dressed in styles from Neiman Marcus. Chairmen Brittany Cassin and Susan Hansen, along with honorary chairs Courtney and Billy Toomey, keep the tradition alive, benefitting the Symphony’s education and community engagement programming. What: Houston Symphony’s Children’s Fashion Show and Luncheon When: Sunday, March 8, Read

Houston Symphony’s Children’s Fashion Show and Luncheon
Elaine Turner BLVD Boutique Grand Opening

Elaine Turner BLVD Boutique Grand Opening

12.16
by Clare Legg

BLVD Place will soon be home to the newest Elaine Turner boutique. The grand opening, hosted by KHOU news anchor Mia Gradney and C.Style’s Carly Lee, will include an appearance from Elaine Turner herself. The debut night will feature light bites, signature cocktails and the chance to shop with a portion of the proceeds earmarked for Heroes Read

Holiday Schmooze // Past Era, Found & Antiques of River Oaks Holiday Fête // Breakfast with Santa

12.04 - 12.10

Past Era Antique Jewelry, Found and Antiques of River Oaks, the posh neighbors in the Mile on West Alabama, hosted stylish clientele at their annual holiday party wherein each boutique opens their doors for a festive evening of cocktails and shopping . . .   Two hundred guests raised $200,000 at this year’s Holiday Schmooze, Read

Holiday Schmooze // Past Era, Found & Antiques of River Oaks Holiday Fête // Breakfast with Santa