Retail Rap

Dallas Shopping News for April 2013

Savannah Christian
April 04, 2013

Highland Park Village adds another jewel to its crown with the opening of Alexander McQueen later this month (fingers crossed!); once summer rolls around, Rag & Bone will be moving into larger digs — the former Kristy Stubbs Gallery space … As part of The Joule’s power play, the much anticipated Traffic Los Angeles men’s store is now open. Next up: TenOverSix & Weekend Coffee and Taschen Library later this spring, followed by ESPA, CBD Provisions and Mirth & Refuge this summer … Neiman Marcus Downtown prepares for the Crystal Charity Ten Best-Dressed Luncheon with an Alexander McQueen trunk show Wednesday, April 3, shadowed by a women’s Etro trunk show Wednesday, April 17, and a Valentino Fall 2013 preview Thursday, April 18 … Handbag impresario Nancy Gonzalez will be croc-ing out Wednesday, April 10, at Neiman Marcus NorthPark and Friday, April 12, at the Downtown location … Neiman Marcus NorthPark rounds out the fashion festivities with an appearance from shoe wunderkind Charlotte Olympia on Tuesday, April 16 … Eleganté Iron debuts in the Design District, bringing its wrought iron decor to Dragon Street … deBoulle on Preston Road now houses the only Hublot watch boutique in Texas … The Plaza at Preston Center says “Hiya!” to Aftershock London, purveyor of Brit-based women’s fashion, later this month … Matt Camron Rugs & Tapestries has taken over 3,000 square feet of the Ellouise Abbott showroom in the International on Turtle Creek.