Austin-based Japanese restaurant Uchi opened June 1 at 2817 Maple Avenue. Exec chef Tyson Cole serves up sushi, sashimi, makimono and unique plates including gyutoro (72-hour short rib) and oak-grilled escolar. Stay tuned for more coverage online and in our July issue … After a relocation within Highland Park Village, floral haven Avant Garden has opened above the Robert Talbott boutique at 85 ½ Highland Park Village. Todd Fiscus’ signature style remains, but the new space is airy and chic with more wall space and an outdoor area for larger pieces.
As ardent admirers of the baguette, we can hardly contain our excitement over Fendi’s news. Stay tuned for updates about their newest boutique, coming soon to Dallas … Unit, a skin studio focusing on cosmetic dermatology, opens this summer in Preston Hollow Village. Founded by Dallas entrepreneur Lindsey Pineyro, the studio offers an elevated spa experience with minimally invasive treatments, acne services and skin rejuvenation.
Right on Target
Jewelry designer Eddie Borgo is Target’s next big designer collab! Launching Sunday, July 12, the Eddie Borgo for Target collection includes customizable jewelry, accessories and wall art priced $8 to $50. Putting an edge on the 1960s and 1970s craft culture, Borgo created necklaces, earrings and bracelets with geometric shapes and symbols reminiscent of sculpture and architecture, true to his core aesthetic.
Blogger/actress Cara Santana and L.A. hairstylist and makeup guru Joey Maalouf recently released their on-demand beauty app, The Glam App, celebrating with a fête at a private Dallas residence in May. The app delivers beauty experts straight to your front door, from blowouts to mani/pedis.
Meet and Greet
Neiman Marcus NorthPark Center hosts a slew of personal appearances this month: celeb makeup artist Tim Quinn with Giorgio Armani Beaute Wednesday and Thursday, June 10 and 11, in Cosmetics Level One; makeup artist Leah Trogan with Bobbi Brown Thursday and Friday, June 11 and 12, in Cosmetics Level One; jewelry designer Donna Lennon Friday, June 12, in Designer Jewelry Level Two; Vaughn Acord of men’s grooming brand V76 by Vaughn Saturday, June 13, in Cosmetics Level One; and Rogelio Reyna, director of artistry/education at Bobbi Brown Friday, June 26, in Cosmetics Level One.
On our must-do list this summer: The Ritz-Carlton Spa’s 50-minute signature massage and 50-minute organic facial — just $99 each — each Monday through Friday this month. For reservations, call 214.922.4820 … Bellacures’ new summer service brings sand and surf straight to you. The L.A. Beach Sand manicure and pedicure are a coconut-lime-verbena warm hand and foot soak with mineral salts, beach sand scrub with grape-seed oil, a minty clay refreshing mask and coconut oil massage. Plus, sip a tasty complimentary Green Goddess juice from Roots.
Evening in the Shed, the Dallas Farmers Market’s fête once known as Market After Dark, debuted June 4, and continues every Thursday throughout the summer. From 4 to 9 pm, there’s artisan food and drinks, arts and crafts vendors, and live music. Click here to learn more.