Retail Rap

Houston Shopping News for February 2013

Megan Pruitt Winder
February 01, 2013

Donna Brown’s fabulous The Gray Door antiques shop moves from its West Alabama locale to a three-story contemporary home on Ferndale, where the shop will reside on the first floor. The West Alabama store will stay open until the move later this spring …. After 18 years in its Kirby location, home goods emporium Area is moving to a new area — 3735 Westheimer, where the old Craig’s Cleaners then MW Cleaners once stood. Owner Don Connelly is buying antiques in Belgium, Holland and France, and GM (for all 18 years) Daniel Cuellar is scooping up new accessories … Jonathan Adler’s home decoratives boutique opens in West Ave in April … More Than You Can Imagine’s expansion allows more space for jewelry, including Maya J and Julie Collection, plus a new line of home accessories, RabLabs … Saks Fifth Avenue is giving lots of love this month with the Saks Loves Your Cause initiative. Use your Saks credit card to make purchases, and 5 percent will be donated to one of three charities: The American Red Cross, Citizens for Animal Protection or Legacy Community Health ServicesElizabeth Anthony/Esther Wolf welcomes Paige Gamble handbags February 7 and 8; … Neiman Marcus now carries luxury beauty name Napoleon Perdis; the beauty impresario will be in store to help with your makeup woes February 23 … Tootsies hosts Love’s In Fashion, benefitting Dec My Room, Tuesday, February 12. Playing off a Valentine’s theme, the fashion show features philanthropic couples in Tootsies fashions. Info 713.927.8320; decmyroom.orgThe Class Room hosts a pop-up shop sponsored by PF Flyers and The Brooklyn Circus February 15 through 17 … Say “I love you” to your funny Valentine with the Sprinkles XOX cupcake box. Call ahead to order, 713.871.9929.