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FORTUNE’S DARLING

Dangerously beautiful and deliriously delightful, fashion is on the move again, just like we all are. Wherever you go, whatever you wear and how you do it counts. So, this fall, make it count more than ever before in the most delectable ensembles that range from...

Parties

IMAGINE THE POSSIBILITIES

Southwest School Of Art Celebrates The Spirit Of The 60s By Jake Gaines     Photography by Jim Landers PhotographyTHE SETTING: Southwest School of Art welcomed guests back to the beautiful McNutt Gardens for a groovy celebration, rescheduled due to the pandemic,...

CROWNING GLORY

San Antonio Gardenia Club Celebrates Queen’s Coronation And Court Presentation   By Jake Gaines   Photography by Jenna Beth LydeTHE SETTING: Set amid the historical magnificence of the St. Anthony Hotel, the San Antonio Gardenia Club recently held its annual Queens’...

MODERN FLAIR

The Museum of Fine Arts Houston Celebrates With Grand Gala By Jennifer Roosth     Photography by Jenny Antill, Daniel Ortiz, and Wilson ParishTHE SETTING: Over 300 guests recently attended the Museum of Fine Arts Grand Gala Ball in the brand-new Nancy Rich Kinder...

PARK’S PLACE

Hermann Park Celebrates With Gala By Jennifer Roosth    Photography by Priscilla DicksonTHE SETTING: Due to Covid-19 safety measures, this year’s Evening in The Park for the Hermann Park Conservancy looked a little different than in the past. But this year’s event...

FAMILY STYLE

The Family Place’s ReuNight Celebrates With Gala Among Art By Cynthia Smoot    Photography by Tamytha Cameron and Celeste Cameron SmithTHE SETTING: It was an unforgettable evening at the annual ReuNight fundraiser benefiting Dallas-based family violence agency, The...

FROM AFRICA WITH LOVE

33rd Annual Mad Hatter’s Tea Benefits The Dallas Arboretum And Botanical Garden   By Cynthia Smoot       Photography by Danny Campbell and Rob Wythe THE SETTING: The Women’s Council of Dallas recently celebrated the spring season and A Woman’s Garden with a sold-out...

VIRTUALLY TOASTING

St. David’s Toast Of The Town Star-Studded Party Series Goes Virtual By Rob Giardinelli     Photography courtesy of St. David’s FoundationTHE SETTING: St. David’s Foundation’s Toast of the Town, one of Austin’s most anticipated party series of the year, recently...

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...

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Features

DRESSING THE LOVE GODDESS

Many prominent Texans have found their fortune in Hollywood, both on-screen and off. Enter Travis Banton of Waco, who set the silver screen ablaze with his costume design talents when movies glamorously reflected our nation’s hopes, dreams, and aspirations during the...

style

FORTUNE’S DARLING

Dangerously beautiful and deliriously delightful, fashion is on the move again, just like we all are. Wherever you go, whatever you wear and how you do it counts. So, this fall, make it count more than ever before in the most delectable ensembles that range from...
Illustrate2021 September October
TO THE MAX

TO THE MAX

Frost Bros., in San Antonio and Austin, was at the pinnacle of department stores in Texas well into the 80s, when the fashion illustration of Max Jordan ruled supreme, as our pop culture savant Lance Avery Morgan shares.  Photography courtesy of University of...

2021 September OctoberGlow
BRIGHT & BOLD

BRIGHT & BOLD

This fall’s weather means cooler trends ahead with a balance of the minimal and a resurgence in out-there glam. Mood-boosting violet hues, pops of bold, and bright neons, inject gorgeous creativity that will have you soon flaunting this season’s best, according to...

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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

 

CULTURE HERO

CULTURE HERO

The best plays, musical performances, and exhibits in Texas are enjoyed by record-breaking crowds, according to our cultural arts maven Leanne Raesener, who shares our favorite recommendations for what to enjoy this fall across the state. AUSTINAfter having...

SEEK AND FIND

SEEK AND FIND

Now that things are back to normal for most of us, so many adventures await, don’t you think? Our very own cool hunter Lance Avery Morgan is on the scene to share his insights of where to go, what to have, and things to own. LET’S BOOK THAT One of the most...

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Our Issue

 

Drive, 2021 September October

ROVING THE LAND

The Luxury Of Utility Is Found In The New Land Rover Defender By Michael Satterfield Photography by Lucas KepnerHOME ON THE RANGE Few vehicles are as beloved as the original Land Rover Defender. The iconic off-roader gained a reputation globally for its rugged...

2021 September October, Feature Two

DRESSING THE LOVE GODDESS

Many prominent Texans have found their fortune in Hollywood, both on-screen and off. Enter Travis Banton of Waco, who set the silver screen ablaze with his costume design talents when movies glamorously reflected our nation’s hopes, dreams, and aspirations during...

R.S.V.P. DALLAS, 2021 September October, Parties

FAMILY STYLE

The Family Place’s ReuNight Celebrates With Gala Among Art By Cynthia Smoot    Photography by Tamytha Cameron and Celeste Cameron SmithTHE SETTING: It was an unforgettable evening at the annual ReuNight fundraiser benefiting Dallas-based family violence agency, The...

R.S.V.P. HOUSTON, 2021 September October, Parties

PARK’S PLACE

Hermann Park Celebrates With Gala By Jennifer Roosth    Photography by Priscilla DicksonTHE SETTING: Due to Covid-19 safety measures, this year’s Evening in The Park for the Hermann Park Conservancy looked a little different than in the past. But this year’s event...

R.S.V.P. HOUSTON, 2021 September October, Parties

MODERN FLAIR

The Museum of Fine Arts Houston Celebrates With Grand Gala By Jennifer Roosth     Photography by Jenny Antill, Daniel Ortiz, and Wilson ParishTHE SETTING: Over 300 guests recently attended the Museum of Fine Arts Grand Gala Ball in the brand-new Nancy Rich Kinder...

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