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September 2017 - Houston

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Get back to nature DIVE INTO OUR DIGITAL WORLD PAPERCITYMAG.COM MARKET? PIKE PLACE HOUSTON'S OWN I t's an audacious plan, one that guarantees plenty of skeptics. A group of real estate power players is intent on transforming the 75-year-old bare-bones Farmers Houston Market into a world-class draw equal to Pike Place Market (Seattle), Borough Market (London), and Reading Terminal Market (Philadelphia). What's next? Making Houston a summer destination. Since super chef Chris Sheph erd and cocktail guru Kevin Floyd are on board, with $10 million set aside for the revamp, you may soon believe. Read more at: THE PRINCE'S PALACE THE HAPPIEST HOUR MOTE MANIA When a 24,000-square-foot River Oaks mansion with nine bedrooms hits the mar- ket with a $20 million asking price, it's going to get attention. When it happens to be a house built at the behest of Saudi Arabian Prince Abdulrahman bin Faisal, it becomes a national story. PaperCity's Shelby Hodge takes you inside the manse everyone is talking about. Read more at: Happy hour has become a cliché, a way for bars and restaurants to unload un- desirable drinks and food on people too young to know better. But some Houston spots are bringing the specialness back and making happy hour mean something again. If you're leaving work early for a cocktail, make it one worth bragging about. Read more at: Male tote bags are having another moment — with a new nickname. Now, it's all about the mote. And everyone from NBA star Dwyane Wade to rapper Pharrell are proudly toting their big bags everywhere. With Balenciaga, Louis Vuitton and J.W. Anderson (in knit) all debuting new motes, man up and tote a mote. Read more at: @jailynmarcel @anneleephillips @holly_papercity Pondicheri brunch Round Top Portofi no Getaway #PCSEEN WHAT OUR EDITORS ARE UP TO, DIGITALLY. LIKE: FOLLOW: @papercitymag TWEET: @papercitymag GET SOCIAL: 14 Pike Place Market The Buffalo Bayou Wonder Dwyane Wade and his bag Star Fish's happy hour oysters D on't be the last to get the new PC Daily. Our redesigned, expanded editorial newsletters put the entire city right in your inbox. You get Houston's top fashion, restaurant, real estate, society, and art news — and more — fi ve times a week. SIGN UP AT: PC DAILY

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