Retail Rap

Dallas Shopping News for August 2013

Lacy Ball
August 01, 2013

August 2, expect a stampede of yogis, workout zealots and soccer moms to 3201 Knox Street (the former Rose Tree space), home of the new Lululemon … Stock up on all things organic, gluten-, hormone- and cage-free at California-based Trader Joe’s, opening Friday, August 9, at 2001 Lower Greenville Avenue … Just opened in the Design District from Henderson Avenue, mid-century purveyor Sputnik Modern has set up shop at 1329 Slocum Street. The 6,500-square-foot space houses unique finds including armchairs by Rolf Rastad & Adolf Relling and a chandelier by Tommi Parzinger … Nearby at 1130 Dragon Street, Mid2Mod has anchored its former pop-up shop for good. The furnishings boutique — carrying brands such as Bend Designs and Eastvold Furniture — occupies a 4,000-square-foot showroom … A match created in interior heaven: Luxury home furnishings purveyor J. Robert Scott makes its move into comfy new digs inside the Allan Knight showroom this month ... Helmed by the internationally recognized Riviera (manufacturer of luxury office furnishings in Mexico City), Colección Riviera is the new offshoot with European-designed furnishings for office, hospitality and residential markets at 1444 Oak Lawn … Here come the brides! Warren Barrón Bridal unveils its new boutique at 6731 Snider Plaza next month; the opening includes a trunk show of Austin Scarlett gowns and evening wear September 5 – 9 … Attention, Project Runway fans: Dallas-born designer Mila Hermanovski brings her collection exclusively to Piermarini Boutique in Snider Plaza. Stay tuned for personal appearances scheduled for this fall … Barre Bee Fit muscles its way onto 1430 Dragon Street in the Design District this month, offering barre classes with a heavy emphasis on cardiovascular conditioning and strength training ... Bachendorf’s introduces Ivanka Trump’s newest fine jewelry collection — inspired by her love affair with NYC’s art deco period and the roaring ’20s — to its fall lineup … Let the hair and makeup experts at the newly debuted Pouf blow-dry salon in Mockingbird Station work their magic on you ... Been jonesing for Ann Demeulemeester, Pierre Balmain, Kenzo, Isabel Marant and Rei Kawakubo’s collaboration with New York graphic design artist Filip Pagowski? Traffic Los Angeles Women and Traffic Play (home of Comme des Garçons Play for men, women and toddlers) at The Joule are up and running  … Night owls can satiate their sweet tooth at the newly installed Sprinkles Cupcake ATM, located next door to Sprinkles Cupcakes and adjacent to the future Sprinkles Ice Cream in Preston Center. It holds up to 350 freshly baked temptations and is restocked 24/7.