Meet and Greet
Along with Vogue market stylist Cara Crowley, jewelry designer David Yurman makes a personal appearance to present his new Midnight Ice Collection at Neiman Marcus NorthPark Thursday, August 20, 1 to 2 pm on Level 3 in Fine Apparel, and 2 to 3 pm on Level 2 in Designer Jewelry.
Kit and Ace, the “effortless luxury” menswear and womenswear brand founded by stepmother-and-son duo Shannon and JJ Wilson, has opened at 1802 McMillan Avenue in Knox-Henderson. (JJ’s father, Chip Wilson, founded coveted athletic label Lululemon.) The shop stocks tees, tanks and sweaters created with fabrics that are equal parts versatile, functional and comfy. Look for more details in our September issue.
New In Store
Ylang23 is now carrying several hot new jewelry designers: Yannis Sergakis, Yoshinobu Kataoka, Yasuko Azuma, Céline Daoust and Hulchi Belluni, plus New York-based Melissa Kaye and The Maison Margiela Heritage Collection.
Céline opens its first Dallas boutique Thursday, October 8, in Highland Park Village, and Etro opens a Dallas storefront this December; stay tuned for Etro location deets … Luxury consignment store To Be Continued opens this October in the Pavilion on Lovers Lane, the second location for the brand following the January 2014 opening of its first store in Scottsdale, Arizona. With husband-and-wife team Mitch and Chrissy Sayare at the helm, the Dallas shop will offer clothing and accessories from luxe designers Burberry, Alexander McQueen, Gucci, Oscar de la Renta, Prada, Stella McCartney, Fendi and Givenchy — sourced from Paris, London, Athens, New York City, Milan, Los Angeles and more … The T Shop, the Lakewood flower and gifts store owned by Lori Trent (jewelry designer Matthew Trent’s wife), is moving just across the parking lot from its current space and will be triple the size when it opens at the end of August. Look for new brands including Voluspa candles and Luxo Banho soaps, handmade jewelry, party supplies, embroidery sets, handmade shell pottery and coasters. The expanded flower and plant area allows customers to easily grab fresh flowers by the stem or drop off a planter to be replanted. Rounding out the new space is a loft area for meetings with brides and customers, and farm tables in the center of the store to accommodate guests for private parties, luncheons and workshops … After shuttering its Inwood Village shop, Le Creuset opened Saturday, August 8 on Level 3 of the Galleria; Also in the Galleria, Zara reopens in November after a large expansion.
The Taschen Library at The Joule Hotel has added a host of new titles to its shelves, including Frank Lloyd Wright by Bruce Brooks Pfeiffer and Peter Gössel; Barbara Ireland’s 36 Hours: World; and On Yoga: The Architecture of Peace by Michael O’Neill, H.H. Swami Chidanand Saraswatiji and Eddie Stern. Next month, browse Art of Burning Man by NK Guy; Philippe Daverio’s Pirelli — The Calendar: 50 Years and More; and Andy Warhol Polaroids 1958-1987 by Richard B. Woodward and Reuel Golden.
Eyewear brand Warby Parker, which opened a Dallas storefront last year in Knox-Henderson, has teamed up with Nordstrom for a pop-up shop inside NorthPark Center. Shop classic WP specs, in addition to four pairs of sunnies exclusive to the pop-up, through Sunday, September 6.