"Two hundred guests were tickled pink to support the launch of this year’s Suits for Shelters, which provides clothing to local domestic violence shelters. Over the past six years, The Mary Kay Foundation and the Tootsies team have donated more than 14,000 professional items to the program to help female survivors get back on track."
"Gearing up for the EmPower Party on Sept. 24 at The St. Regis Atlanta, a fabulous reception featuring gowns by Monique Lhuillier was hosted by Tootsies in Buckhead. This year's benefit heralds the 20th anniversary of GCAPP (Georgia Committee for Adolescent Power and Potential) and will honor Jane Fonda, who has guided GCAPP over the past two decades and broadened its scope to include programs for healthy lifestyles and relationships." View Gallery Via Southern Seasons
Hosted on April 26th, “Be The Model” event was a fashion show designed to empower young women and encourage the development of role models. Celebrity models such as Vern Yip (HGTV), Christine Pullara (WXIA TV) and Beth Bacall (104.7 The Fish) walked the runway in Tootsies Fashion with their children. All proceeds from the event benefitted The Manna Fund, an organization dedicated to providing hope and financial assistance to individuals who need treatment for eating disorders. View Gallery
"The adorable mother/daughter duos walking the runway at the Recipe for Success Foundation Fashion Gene Awards Wednesday proved beauty and generosity are indeed hereditary traits. Add a fun fizzy fashion show by designer Nanette Lepore and the evening at Tootsies was the perfect way to get Mother’s Day celebrations rolling early."
"Call it a Latin power lunch or a muy picante midday fete or whatever. But never doubt that the Latin Women's Initiative spring fashion show and luncheon is one rockin' party. And with the sizzling Carmina Zamorano as chair, Friday's event all but required seatbelts." http://houston.culturemap.com/news/society/05-05-15-red-hot-fashion-tequila-shots-and-sexy-beefcake-rock-latin-power-lunch-for-a-good-cause/
"In town for a shindig with Tootsies, Mellon hit Houston for a few precious hours last night before continuing on to L.A. to promote her namesake apparel and accessories label, which she launched in 2013 after her public exit from the behemoth of a brand that she built nearly 20 years ago, Jimmy Choo."
"Yesterday, Fort Worth-native Nicole Miller stopped by Tootsies in the Plaza at Preston Center to debut her Summer 2015 collection, which is filled with bright, happy patterns and flattering cuts." via D Magazine.
"There is nothing quite like the high-fashion, high-society tableau that comes each spring with the River Oaks tennis tournament. The annual luncheon, so popular that it is held two days in a row, is the ultimate see-and-be-seen event." Via CultureMap http://houston.culturemap.com/news/society/04-10-15-pretty-frocks-dashing-gents-hot-models-galore-fashion-rules-at-river-oaks-tennis-tournament/
"More than 300 supporters of the cause, those understanding the ever-growing need for qualified nurses, joined the luncheon. Tootsies presented a show of spring fashions, a number of the outfits modeled by Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center nurses."
Dallas-based entrepreneur, Gail Warrior took her new collection of luxury activewear, Warrior Elements, on a Tour of Tootsies and showcased her line at our Houston store this past Wednesday. The collection will remain in store through the weekend. Check out Gail Warrior on Great Day Houston below:
"It was all in good fun as 350 guests applauded the parade of loving couples whose names resonate across the social landscape and in citywide boardrooms. Key to the party were chairs Joanna and Brad Marks of IW Marks Jewelers and Hannah and Cal McNair, Houston Texans vice chairman and COO, the latter responsible for the turnout of gridiron giants on the runway. Susan and Michael Plank served as honorary chairs. Susan and their daughter, Kendall Plank, co-founders of Dec My Room, welcomed the partying throng." Via CultureMap
"Revisiting 15 great looks from 2014, ranging from ball gowns to casual summer frocks. Enjoy."
"Ten fabulous Dallas women (the muses) were paired with ten student designers to remake their LBDs “From the Runway to Her Way”. Each designer worked under the guidance of five designer mentors."
"River Oaks Country Club was shimmering in Christmas trees and holiday decorations Friday night as Trees of Hope hosted the 25th annual benefit for children's programs at the Star of Hope homeless shelter. "
Wednesday night’s rain didn’t deter a flock of chic Houstonians from partaking in “A Night of Fun & Folic” honoring Pamela Skaist-Levy and Gela Nash-Taylor, the designers behind the trendy clothing line Pam & Gela. The creative duo previously founded Juicy Couture in 1997.
"Any excuse to dress in costume — Houstonians love it, even when a children's book is the inspiration. And so it was that Schlumberger assistant general counsel Michael Pearce arrived at Tootsies dressed to the hilt in tux and top hat with pink marabou feather accents."
"Philanthropic fashion lovers joined Holly Pellham Davis and daughter Landry at Tootsies for the 2014 Elisa Project Esteem Fashion Show in which mother-daughter duos took to the runway way for a special style presentation."
"Kidney Texas’ The Runway Report was bulging like Honey Boo Boo’s mama trying to slip into a size 2 Spanx. Guests were everywhere in the Brook Hollow ballroom on Tuesday, September 23. Despite requests by organizers, not one more chair could be added — “The fire marshals would have our heads!”