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Retail Rap Sheet

BY // 02.20.15

Retail Rap

What’s next … what’s new … on the Dallas retail scene.

Meet and Greet
Deets on upcoming Stanley Korshak personal appearances: Ashley Pittman will host contemporary fashion designer Carin Rodebjer, a Sweden native, for a trunk show Tuesday, March 24, and designer Wes Gordon (who formerly interned for Oscar de la Renta and Tom Ford) will showcase his Spring/Summer 2015 collection Tuesday, March 31 … Neiman Marcus NorthPark welcomes cosmetics king Napoleon Perdis Friday, February 27, 1 to 4 pm; Tata Harper, founder of her namesake skincare line, Saturday, February 28, 10:30 am to 1 pm; and Vaughn Acord of men’s grooming company V76 by Vaughn Saturday, February 28, 3 to 5 pm.

Wes Gordon Spring/Summer 2015
Wes Gordon Spring/Summer 2015

Now Open!
Book your next blowout at Blo Blow Dry Bar, the latest venture from Gwyneth Paltrow, located at 4447 N. Central Expressway, Suite 105. Stuck in the office or at home? Call for a BOTG (Blo on the Go), and a stylist will zip to your home, hotel, office or wherever you may be. Call 214.520.2560 for appointments, and track stylists’ inspirations on Instagram, @bloheartsyou … MiniLuxe salon opened in February in West Village. This location is the first of five planned Dallas-area salons for the Boston-based company, which offers nail, brow and waxing services.

Coming Soon …
Benefit Cosmetics opens at the end of March at 4022 Villanova Drive in The Plaza at Preston Center, between Sprinkles Cupcakes and Apples to Zinnias; this will be the brand’s first Texas standalone boutique.

Closing Time
Timothy Oulton, British purveyor of home furnishings and decor, will shutter its Knox-Henderson store in early March to focus on other U.S. locations. In addition to his namesake brand, Oulton is known for designing numerous pieces for Restoration Hardware’s Mayfair Steamer Trunk Collection and Salvaged Wood Collection. The flagship Dallas gallery had been open for just over two years. Toodle-oo!

Better Than Galoshes
Water-sport enthusiasts, rejoice! Texas-based shoe brand Hari Mari launches its first all-rubber, water-friendly shoe collection, Dunes, for the spring/summer season. The stylish flip-flops have boat-safe outsoles, quick-dry nylon straps and grooved foot beds for added comfort. Another cause for celebration: Hari Mari celebrates three years in business this March. Shop the label at Stag, Culwell & Son, St. Bernard Sports, Whole Earth Provision Co., and Tyler’s.

30 Love
The PilatesBarre now carries women’s tennis apparel at its Devonshire location. Brands include L’Etoile Sport, PureLime, Rese and Lija.

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