Today’s Shopping Lunchbreak: Todd Events Garage Sale

Head to Quaker “2″ Warehouse right now (before 1 pm, when it all ends), and find a major garage sale taking place. Goodies include home furnishings and accessories for anywhere from $10 into the low hundreds. Hot off the press: Tons of woven furniture (incl couches, love seats, stools, tables), Thomas Paul Pillows, assorted custom […]

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ART is ART on Henderson is a New Favorite Store

Well, it’s not new. But new to me. If you, like I do, often make your way down Henderson and continually neglect this art shop, STOP. You’re making a mistake. It’s not full of stuffy, unaffordable art. It’s packed with local artists’ colorful, modern paintings (at decent prices), locally crafted jewelry (not crocheted hats, but […]

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Secret Cove of Fashion Finds at Vinya

I would never have guessed that furniture shop Vinya (winner of the Best of Big D vintage/consignment furniture store category) was packing some serious designer bags. Near the register sits a display case full of barely-used–some even never-used–handbags from fashion houses like Kate Spade, Judith Lieber, Gucci, Dior, etc. These lovely ladies–donated from the local collection of a […]

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Lula B’s Celebrates Its Relocation

The grand opening party starts tonight at 5:30 pm. Lula B’s is self-labeled as “cool stuff for cool people.” We dig that description. And there’s never a better way to check that out for ourselves than at an opening party with cocktails, music, and snacks, right? Come here to find all kinds of tchotchkes. Looking […]

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The Handmade Bash Reviewed: Ferrochie Studio

I couldn’t take my eyes off these pretty hanging things at the Handmade Bash. When I found out more about them from designer David Patton, who was manning his booth, I was even more fascinated. Fun fact: Ferrochie is pronounced “fair-oh-key.” (Reminds me of pierogi. Love those things.) Patton builds furniture, lighting, and home decor pieces […]

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Nest and the North Texas Food Bank Join Forces (And You Get a Sale)

Everyone wins with this “Furnish & Feed” event at The Nest. From today, February 15 through Saturday, February 27, if you bring in canned and non-perishable food items, you’ll get a discount off your entire purchase. Here’s how it works: bring in one can, get one percent off. Bring in 40 items, get 40 percent […]

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The Wooden House Opens with a Special ShopTalk Discount

Wow, Henderson Avenue is really coming to life lately. With restaurants, bars and stores popping up everywhere it’s worth taking a stroll down the street to peruse all the new businesses. One of the newest kids on the block is The Wooden House, a home furnishings store that offers unique pieces and hand-crafted accessories imported from […]

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