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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.

Utilizing the dynamic platforms of both print and digital media, Society Texas captures, portrays and chronicles our modern, sophisticated and dynamic region. Welcome to the party…

 

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SEEKING PARADISE

If you genuinely want to get away from it all, French Polynesia might just be the most perfect destination on the planet. Sunny, remote, and quite glamorous, you’ll see why these famous islands surrounding Tahiti beckon for a Jet-Set trip of a lifetime, according to...

Parties

OH, HOW PARISIAN

The Order Of The Alamo Hosts The Court Of Parisian Splendour Coronation   By Jake Gaines         Photography by Katie ClementsonTHE SETTING: Because of the pandemic, the original The Order of the Alamo coronation date in 2020 was moved twice to 2021 when the Order...

FESTIVELY FOCUSED

The DoSeum Hosts Sixth Annual Birthday Bash By Jake Gaines                        Photography by Jenna Beth LydeTHE SETTING:  With the air humming with vibrant energy, cocktails flowing, a curated menu and interactive activities, you would never guess The DoSeum’s...

LINKS TO TEXAS

19th Annual Texas Independence Day Dinner Honors Hall of Fame Golfers Ben Crenshaw and Tom Kite   By Rob Giardinelli       Photography by Chris Caselli and Thao NguyenTHE SETTING: A picture-perfect spring evening at the Four Seasons Austin was the recent setting...

CHEFS FOR A CAUSE

Symphony Of Chefs Event Benefits KidLinks   By Cynthia Smoot    Photography by Thomas GarzaTHE SETTING: This year’s Symphony of Chefs by Design was an evening of culinary composition and the ultimate chef-driven feast...created with the guests in mind. Due to the...

THE JOY OF LIFE

Houston Symphony’s 20th Anniversary Wine Dinner And Collector’s Auction By Jennifer Roosth     Photography by Wilson ParishTHE SETTING: The 20th Anniversary Symphony Wine Dinner and Collectors Auction, Joie de Vivre: A Celebration of Wine and Music, was held at...

WORLDY PURSUITS

Houston Museum Of Natural Science Celebrates With Gala By Jennifer Roosth   Photography by Daniel Ortiz and Mike RathkeTHE SETTING: Wide open spaces of the Houston Museum of Natural Science’s Morian Hall of Paleontology and the second-floor Paleontology Overlook...

AFTERNOON OF STYLE

San Antonio Gardenia Club Luncheon Celebrates With Mozart And Margaritas Theme   By Jake Gaines   Photography by Jenna Beth LydeTHE SETTING: With social distancing protocol in place, Mozart & Margaritas served as the fashionable theme that inspireda current event...

A LIFELINE FOR CHILDREN

Dell Children’s Medical Center Virtual Gala Raises Over $1.6 Million By Rob Giardinelli     Photography by Ben Porter Photography and Dell Children’s FoundationTHE SETTING: The top philanthropists in Austin and beyond recently enjoyed an evening of fundraising for one...

LIKE, TOTALLY TUBULAR

Galleria Dallas Hosts 1980s Fashion Exhibit   By Cynthia Smoot     Photography by Thomas GarzaTHE SETTING: A high style vintage exhibit, She’s Got the Look: Fashion from the ‘80s, was recently presented by Galleria Dallas. The fashion and accessories exhibit...

RISING TO NEW HEIGHTS

Houston Symphony Gala Celebrates Season   By Jennifer Roosth  Photography by Wilson Parish THE SETTING: The 2021 Houston Symphony Royal Phoenix Ball was hosted at the celebrated Post Oak Hotel Uptown Houston. With pandemic protocols in place, the event immersed guests...

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MONACO? MARVELOUS

The South of France is always a favorite for visiting Texans. Especially, Monaco. Join our intrepid traveler Gordon Kendall as he jets to the French Riviera and reports on why the French and Texans love having a quality-filled vacation there. If it has not been a year...

style

THINGS ARE HEATING UP

In and out of the sun, while traveling aboard and nearby, you’ll want to be prepared with the season’s most stylish must-haves, according to our chic tastemaker and Rank & Style CEO Jamie Chandlee. HERE, THERE & EVERYWHEREOn the go with too many things to...
2021 July AugustPursue
BE IN THE KNOW

BE IN THE KNOW

Where to go and what to do right now around the state and beyond? Look no further since we’ve assembled the newest and different to try and enjoy, according to our cool culture hunter, Lance Avery Morgan. HEIGHTENED SCENTS-ABILITY The newest candle to be a hit with...

2021 July AugustGlow
EASY DOES IT

EASY DOES IT

This warm-weather season requires a simplified beauty routine filled with inspiration, hopeful energy,  and bold makeup elements, yet low-effort and impactful with looks that last all day with a light touch, according to our resident beauty expert, Ana Bribiesca...

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Features

MEET ME AT THE CADILLAC

The famed Cadillac Bar in Nuevo Laredo holds special memories in the hearts of so many Texans. A destination of its era, the nostalgia for the fabled Mexican bar and restaurant lives on, according to our Texas pop culture chronicler, Lori Duran. AN EASY WALK I can...

CULTURE

 

BE IN THE KNOW

BE IN THE KNOW

Where to go and what to do right now around the state and beyond? Look no further since we’ve assembled the newest and different to try and enjoy, according to our cool culture hunter, Lance Avery Morgan. HEIGHTENED SCENTS-ABILITY The newest candle to be a hit with...

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Our Issue

 

2021 July August, Editor's Letter

IT’S TODAY

When I was a child actor in community theatre plays and often around mostly adult actors, I looked so forward to being a grown-up. True, I was in a fictionalized cast with fellow actors who were already grown-up, yet I waited in anticipation of being an adult as...

R.S.V.P. SAN ANTONIO, 2021 July August, Parties

OH, HOW PARISIAN

The Order Of The Alamo Hosts The Court Of Parisian Splendour Coronation   By Jake Gaines         Photography by Katie ClementsonTHE SETTING: Because of the pandemic, the original The Order of the Alamo coronation date in 2020 was moved twice to 2021 when the Order...

Evolve, 2021 July August

CHARTING THE COURSE

In this topsy-turvy world, we can always count on intuition and common sense to help us stay the course as we round the bend with the pandemic, according to our infallibly sensible Etiquette Guy, Jay Remer.Dear Etiquette Guy,  Can you please help me take the...

R.S.V.P. SAN ANTONIO, 2021 July August, Parties

FESTIVELY FOCUSED

The DoSeum Hosts Sixth Annual Birthday Bash By Jake Gaines                        Photography by Jenna Beth LydeTHE SETTING:  With the air humming with vibrant energy, cocktails flowing, a curated menu and interactive activities, you would never guess The DoSeum’s...

2021 July August, Exhibit

CELEBRATING CULTURE

The best plays, musical performances, and exhibits in Texas are enjoyed by record number crowds, according to our cultural adventurer Leanne Raesener, who shares our favorite recommendations for what to enjoy this summer across the state. AUSTINZachary Scott...

2021 July August, R.S.V.P. TEXAS, Parties

LINKS TO TEXAS

19th Annual Texas Independence Day Dinner Honors Hall of Fame Golfers Ben Crenshaw and Tom Kite   By Rob Giardinelli       Photography by Chris Caselli and Thao NguyenTHE SETTING: A picture-perfect spring evening at the Four Seasons Austin was the recent...

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