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S. Holland Murphy

S. Holland Murphy

Contributing Editor

Stories by S. Holland Murphy

Shopping & Fashion

This Dallas Fashion Stylist Probably Owns the Vintage Piece of Your Dreams

Fashion fanboy turned professional stylist, Carlos Alonso-Parada, will let you borrow his couture clothes from his vast collection—if you're Beyoncé.
John Matthews

The Phone Call That Brought Me a Killer Story

(Do Not Hit Decline…. A Killer Story Could Be a Phone Call Away….)
eyeball killer

True Crime and Wine

First he caught the Eyeball Killer. Then, to take his mind off the horror he’d seen as a Dallas cop, John Matthews planted grapes. In Ovilla.
Best Lists

The 2023 Best Builders in Dallas

Plus, the custom homebuilding process can be an emotional roller-coaster ride. Here’s a breakdown (to save you from having one).

Stories by S. Holland Murphy

Domenico Seminara coffee

The King of Cappuccino’s American Dream Came True

Domenico Seminara started as a waiter then played one in the movies. Now, art is imitating his life once more with a documentary crew capturing his extensive vintage cappuccino and espresso machine collection.
first reunion after fire

The Explosive Story You Won’t See on Grey’s Anatomy

Dallas' many heroic nurses witness unbelievable drama every day.
Dallas Fire Rescue team

The Parkland Nurse and the Worst Explosion in Dallas Fire-Rescue’s History

Two years ago, Dallas Fire-Rescue experienced a disaster unlike any it had seen in its 150-year history. This is the story of how Parkland nursing director Katie Mapula and her staff rescued the rescuers.
Brooklyn and Bailey

The McKnight Twins Take YouTube Influencing to the Next Level

The secret to Brooklyn and Bailey’s YouTube success? Everything—from braces removal to your wedding night—is content.
Round Top City Limit
Home & Garden

A Brief History of the Round Top Antiques Show

The evolution of the not-so-little antiques show in a very little Central Texas town.
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