Where to shop in Dallas right now: 8 must-see stores for October
Hello everyone except those who like hot temperatures in October. I’m only joking; However, the majority of us are excited to see cooler temperatures coming to Dallas so we can bring out the denim, slippers and clothing in fall colors. This month features a variety of shopping experiences, from sprucing up your home with new and vintage finds to shopping for chic, ready-to-wear pieces for a good cause. Grab a pumpkin and spice latte and let’s go shopping.
The third location of this stylish design studio has opened in a 6,000 square foot space in the Dallas Design District. Founded by Scotti Sitz in 2012, the Los Angeles-based brand offers furniture, lighting, table tops and jewelry to buyers in Dallas via international designers with a range of stylish sets.
Dallas-based fashion designer, philanthropist and former style blogger Hanh Merriman recently launched a ready-to-wear collection with a philanthropic component to aid pandemic relief efforts in Vietnam through the Blue Dragon Children’s Foundation. Merriman says the collection is a nod to his Vietnamese culture and features pieces ranging from Ão dÃ i silhouettes to kumquat flower designs. The price of the parts ranges from $ 300 to $ 1,300. Learn more about the line here.
Pop-up Boutique Maison de Mode
This funky designer destination is making Dallas (if only for a few weeks). Founded by Amanda Hearst and Hassan Pierre in 2015 for the love of sustainability and fashion, Maison de Mode connects designers, curators and consumers from around the world. The pop-up store features brands such as St. Roche, Marlo Laz, Eleven Six and Bayou with Love as well as exclusive selections from designers such as Jonathen Cohen and Silvia Tcherassi. It is located next to Dior, open from October 18 to November 1.
This Italian brand brings innovative design concepts to Uptown in its new McKinney Avenue showroom. The items are designed by Michele Menescardi and feature sophisticated materials with a refined sense of beauty. Every room – sofas, armchairs, tables, beds, rugs, light fixtures, etc. – is inspired by the natural world and a commitment to harmony and authenticity.
In time for cooler fall temperatures, Crafted by Vince, a pop-up collection for men and women of crochet and handmade pieces inspired by Vince’s knitting roots, has appeared at Nordstrom NorthPark through November 14. . Pieces include crochet cardigans, ribbed cashmere turtlenecks, cashmere crew, hand-knitted cardigan and handbag (both made in Peru), and home accessories. As a bonus, each customer receives a Vince knitting kit upon purchase.
The preppy, well-dressed gentlemen of the Park Cities and beyond have finally gotten what they’ve been asking for for years. This North Carolina-based brand that specializes in luxury performance sportswear, casual seasonal essentials, sophisticated classics, fine and casual tailored clothing and accessories now has a home in Highland Park Village, between Audemars Piguet and Ralph Lauren. Insider Tip: The new boutique has a full-service espresso bar serving an exclusive blend of Black & White Coffee Roasters, as well as artisan chocolates from Videri.
Bobbitt’s Random Arrangements
Fairmont Street in Uptown has a fun new shop to browse for anything vintage. Owned by husband and wife team Randy and Paula Sadler, this second project follows a thrift store business in Santa Fe, New Mexico. The couple draws on their differing tastes to bring a wider selection of atypical finds including souvenirs, electronics, music gear, clothing, and more. Learn more about this new store here.
Located on the first floor near Nordstrom in the NorthPark Center, this Spanish artisan jewelry brand is now open just in time to snag something shiny for the holidays. Although it derives its name originally from the creation of only 50 handmade units of each piece, the brand’s popularity has encouraged it to offer more than 50 pieces of each style. All are handcrafted in Madrid with an antiallergic process that loyal customers appreciate.