Urban Swank is a Houston, Texas based online lifestyle magazine and food/restaurant blog dedicated to bringing a wealth of information and a different perspective on all things related to food, fashion, and travel! We will write about it, travel for it, attend events around it, and talk to the experts regarding it. Urban Swank was founded by Shanna Jones and Felice Sloan in September 2011.
Shanna "Urban Girl" Jones and Felice "Swanky Girl" Sloan are the Urban Swank girls! A true urbanite, Shanna's passions are centered on the urban lifestyle, trendsetting, and being ahead of the "know". Although she is not professionally versed in the in's and out's of the kitchen, she surely knows her way around it! In summary, she is a true foodie at heart and a travel expert by experience. If you look up the word "swanky", Felice's picture would be right next to it! She loves all things stylish, posh, and that are completely SWANK! Many consider her a maven in many areas and her love of food, and passion for all things fashion, tops the list. Join the Urban Swank Girls as we bring the fun to your experiences!
Shanna and Felice are also Expert Scouts for Citysearch, creating guides and sharing recommendations for local businesses in the Houston market and surrounding areas.
"We created our website because we absolutely LOVE food and have a pure and true passion for the culinary experience, fashion, and travel. We want everyone to experience something new; something they may not have been exposed to before."
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