Baanou Goes Digital • MCM Opens • Nanette Lepore Comes to Houston
WHAT’S NEXT … WHAT’S NEW … ON THE HOUSTON RETAIL SCENE
German label MCM, known for its plethora of leather products, has opened in Galleria I, Level I, near Neiman Marcus … The Boardroom, aka the one-stop shop for men’s grooming, has arrived at BLVD Place.
Design powerhouse and Texas native Holly Hunt has arrived in Houston with the 10th to-the trade showroom in her chicness fiefdom. Her boutiques are repositories of some of the industry’s top names: furnishings by Jean-Michel Wilmotte, Ralph Rucci, John Hutton, Christian Astuguevieille, Paul Mathieu, Tristan Auer, McCollin Bryan, Alison Berger, Chrisophe Pilet and lighting by Solis Betancourt, among others, as well as Hunt’s own Holly Hunt Studio, Great Outdoors and Great Plains Textiles and Holly Hunt Leather. Visit the new showroom at Decorative Center Houston, 5120 Woodway Drive, Atrium 1.
Just in time for Mother’s Day, BB1 in Uptown Park unveils a new exclusive: jewelry designs by California-based Krysia Renau.
By Appointment Only
If you want to shop at Baanou, you’ll need to make an appointment. The local boutique has shifted its focus from local sales to e-commerce with Houston and beyond.
Meet and Greet
Saks Fifth Avenue welcomes Victoria Christian Thursday, May 7 … Zadok Jewelers hosts a Mother’s Day trunk show with designers Friday and Saturday, May 8 and 9: Marco Bicego (designer PA Thursday, May 7), Goshwara, Carelle, Ippolita and Melissa Braniff … Tootsies welcomes Nanette Lepore for a Recipe for Success Mother Daughter trunk show Wednesday, May 6; jewelry designer Claudia Lobao Wednesday and Thursday, May 6 and 7; and American fashion designer Josie Natori Thursday and Friday, May 14 and 15 … Donna Lennon brings her baubles to Neiman Marcus Friday, May 22 … Azuz Boutique hosts designer Alma Russell of Hard Wrought Jewelry Sunday, May 3 … Elizabeth Anthony hosts accessory designer Carlos Falchi with PA by designer Kate Falchi Thursday and Friday, May 14 and 15.