Brittany York, owner of Henderson Avenue boutique Milk & Honey, opened her second concept store, Lion & Witch, in The Shops of Highland Park this month. We’re just as smitten with the womenswear (labels including Style Stalker, Finders Keepers and Cameo) as we are with the store’s design, which York created herself. … Malibu-based boutique Planet Blue recently took over the old Trunk Club digs at 3010 Henderson Avenue. Discover a cool Cali aesthetic with labels such as For Love and Lemons, Stone Cold Fox and Nightcap … Dustin and Gina Orlando, the duo behind Circuit 12 Contemporary gallery at 1811 Levee Street, have opened a new concept store within their space. Dubbed Primer, the in-house design boutique offers curated modern goods for the home and for children — art books, journals, magazines and more, with creative consulting services provided by Dan Rodriguez and Joseph Steffen of Dan and Joseph … New NorthPark Center tenant Etré Belle MedSpa holds its grand opening Friday through Sunday, July 17 through 19, with membership specials and 20 percent off products and services including facials, cosmetic injectables, massages and laser skincare.
The Shops at Park Lane will soon house the first J.Crew Mercantile, a new concept from the storied retailer. Opening at the end of July, the 7,000-square-foot space offers value-driven products for men, women and children that have only been available in J.Crew Factory shops until now … Dior Beauty, the first boutique of its kind for the legendary fashion house, opens this fall in Highland Park Village. Stay tuned for more deets … Frisco will expand in a big way with the addition of Wade Park, a mixed-use development scheduled for completion next year that will include The Rustic, Thirteen Pies, Steel City Pops, Hotel ZaZa, Whole Foods Market, Arhaus, Pinstripes and more … NorthPark Center welcomes The Frye Company (whose handcrafted boots are as stylish as they are functional) in September, followed by denim emporium AG later in the fall … Barre3 will open its first Dallas-Fort Worth studio Monday, July 27, at 120 S. Denton Tap Road, Suite 480, in Coppell. Sweat it out during the studio’s intense yet upbeat one-hour classes offering a combination of yoga, Pilates and ballet barre work.
Conferences to Know
Luxury menswear brand J. Hilburn, which opened a Dallas showroom on Mockingbird last year, hosts its annual conference Thursday through Saturday, July 23 through 25, at the Sheraton Hotel. The conference speakers train and inspire current and aspiring personal stylists — an integral part of the company’s branding, as the stylists help clients perfect custom shirts, personalized jackets and made-to-measure trousers … Calling all yogis: The Sheraton also plays host to yoga guru Beth Shaw’s Mind Body Fitness Conference Wednesday through Sunday, July 15 through 19. Open to the public, the conference workshops train yoga enthusiasts and instructors in anatomy, alignment, communication and breathing. Click here for more info.