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We feature sophisticated and polished lifestyle content that provides an insider’s view into the exclusive world of high society. Covering style, philanthropy, society, design, culture and people, Society Texas reflects the dynamic pulse of the modern Texan.

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WEDDINGS

2022 January February, Weddings 2022

READY FOR ROMANCE

The Nuptials Of Claudia Kiolbassa And Luke Hendry By Leanne Raesener         Photography by Caroline Jurgensen PhotographyClaudia Kiolbassa, of San Antonio, Texas the daughter of Nita and Michael Kiolbassa and Luke Hendry of Boerne, Texas, the son of Tory and Gary...

2022 January February, Weddings 2022

THE POWER OF LOVE

The Nuptials of Austinites Alexis Simón and Gordon Moore By Rob Giardinelli            Photography by Rodrigo VarelaAlexis Simón, the daughter of Alejandro and Elsa Simón, and Gordon Moore, the son of Jon and Marisa Moore, were recently wed in beautiful Coral...

2022 January February, Weddings 2022

MADE FOR EACH OTHER

The Nuptials Of CC Cavender And Patrick Mays In San Antonio By Alexandra del Lago         Photography by David Sixt Photography CC Cavender, the daughter of Stephanie and Bobby Cavender, and Patrick Mays, the son of Patti and Mark Mays, were married in the couple’s...

2022 January February, Weddings 2022

FROM THIS MOMENT ON

The Nuptials Of Jillian Fuhrmann and James Moon, Jr. By Alexandra del Lago         Photography by David Sixt PhotographyJillian Joy Fuhrmann, the daughter of Joy and Triple Fuhrmann and James Graham Moon, Jr., the son of Lisa and Earl Keister, and James Graham...

2022 January February, Weddings 2022

BECAUSE OF YOU

The Nuptials Of Kristin Kay Sanders and James Robert Hallam By Jake Gaines         Photography by Danny Campbell Photography and Bryan Chatlien PhotographyKristin Kay Sanders of New Waverly, Texas, the daughter of Pamela Kay Sanders and Steve and Sandra Sanders and...

2022 January February, Weddings 2022

ENDLESS POSSIBILITIES

The Nuptials Of Elisabeth Uhl and Elkin Kleberg In West Texas By Jake Gaines         Photography by Caroline Jugensen Photography  The ceremony of Victoria (Elisabeth) Uhl and Elkin McGaughy Kleberg was held under the wide-open West Texas sky. Elisabeth is the...

2022 January February, Weddings 2022

THIS LOVE OF OURS

The Nuptials Of Clara Kelleher and John Ostrander In San Antonio By Jake Gaines         Photography by Sarah Kate Photography  The vibrant theme for the wedding of Clara Patricia Kelleher and John Blake Ostrander was a garden party with San Antonio flair, in shades...

Parties

COLOR YOUR WORLD

Austin’s SAFE Alliance Hosts Hundreds At Annual Storybook Gala By Rob Giardinelli     Photography by Mari Nelson and Ben PorterTHE SETTING: A picture-perfect Saturday evening in Austin was the recent setting of one of the Capital City’s most anticipated fall events....

ART AL FRESCO

The Contemporary Museum Art Dinner Raises Over $1.7 Million By Rob Giardinelli         Photography by Brian FitzsimmonsTHE SETTING: A picture-perfect autumn evening at Austin’s Laguna Gloria was the scene featuring a night of fun and philanthropy. The 360 patrons,...

SENSATIONAL & STATELY

Opening German Gala Presents Debutantes By Jake Gaines     Photography by Katie Clementson of Billo Smith PhotographyTHE STYLE: The San Antonio German Club recently hosted its annual Opening German gala in honor of the season’s debutantes. Held on a crisp, cool autumn...

GLAM ON THE RANGE

Cattle Baron’s Ball Raises Millions For American Cancer Society By Cynthia Smoot          Photography by Tamytha Cameron and Celeste IceTHE SETTING: The 2021 Cattle Baron’s Ball was recently held at Gilley’s Dallas with award-winning country music fan favorite Dierks...

SPANISH OVERTURE

Houston Grand Opera Opening Night Concert, Carmen By Jennifer Roosth   Photography by Wilson Parish and Melissa TaylorTHE SETTING: Recently, the Houston Grand Opera opened its 67th season with a historic return to the stage for live opera, with the opening night...

WINE & DINE

DIFFA’ Annual Burgers & Burgundy Event Sizzles  By Cynthia Smoot               Photography Danny Campbell and Thomas GarzaTHE SETTING: Recently, generous and fashion-forward individuals joined renowned national and local chefs at Peace Plaza at the Cathedral of...

GAMES PEOPLE PLAY

Witte Museum Celebrates 51st Game Dinner By Jake Gaines         Photography by Kurtis Kronk PhotographyTHE SETTING: The 51st Annual Witte Game Dinner, an iconic event in San Antonio, was held with pandemic protocol in place, outside the Witte Museum’s beautiful...

ALL THAT JAZZ

Children’s Museum of Houston’s Gatsby–Era Gala By Rob Giardinelli     Photography by Alexander’s Fine Portrait DesignTHE SETTING: The Corinthian in Houston was the opulent setting for an incredible night of fun and fundraising. Nearly 450 of the city’s most notable...

ALWAYS GIVING HOPE

Helping Hand Society Hosts Annual Presentation Gala By Rose Betty Williams     Photography by Jetter Photography and Rose Betty WilliamsTHE SETTING: The Helping Hand Society recently celebrated the 78th annual Crystal Ball with a brunch and fashion show followed in...

THE NEW TWENTIES

Dallas Arboretum's Food + Wine Festival By Cynthia Smoot Photography by Dallas Arboretum/Steve FoxallTHE SETTING: On a recent evening, guests arrived at the grounds of the Dallas Arboretum for its Annual Food + Wine Festival. Event Chair Alicia Voltmer welcomed VIP...

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BRAND NEW YOU

After months of preparation and nuptial festivities, it’s now time to pack your bags and jet off to your honeymoon, to the land of relaxation and adventure. A honeymoon trip, from sea to ski, demands low-maintenance, no-makeup looks that reflect your natural beauty...
2021 November DecemberPursue
HOLIDAY FLAIR

HOLIDAY FLAIR

There is so much to know, see and do as we look around us, with renewed holiday anticipation, according to our pop culture pursuer, Lance Avery Morgan.SEE YOU IN THE BLUE ROOMThe White House Historical Association always makes the holidays brighter...this year,...

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Features

TAKE A BOW

Join us as our ardent social chronicler Gordon Kendall recounts his very brief foray as a debutante escort in the Big 80s. Texas Dip included, so pull up a chair as we take an insider’s tongue-in-cheek look at the man behind the bow. ESCORT? EXCELLENT Last year, at an...

CULTURE

 

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Our Issue

 

2021 November December, Style, Feature One

MAJESTIC & MYSTERIOUS

With winter comes a renewed sense of strength. A crystal-clear vision to reckon the past and determine a new future is yours to create. Enlivened by the most ethereal styles seen in quite a while, we think it will be a gorgeous early frost of fashion. Ice, Ice Baby...

Evolve, 2021 November December

WE HAD A MARVELOUS TIME

Our Etiquette Guy, Jay Remer, is on the scene to smooth over the wrinkles when social conundrums occur. He shows us how to be cool, calm, and collected in these holiday months.Dear Etiquette Guy With the holidays upon us, we’d like to entertain in our home this...

Thrive, 2021 November December

SILVER LININGS

We all realize that with every challenge, there is potential, especially as we reflect on this year’s obstacles and possibilities, according to our Austin-based Resonance Repatterning expert, Mary Schneider.YEAR ‘ROUND OPPORTUNITIES The holidays are always such a...

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