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15 Minutes to the Perfect Blowout

The perfect blowout is the Holy Grail of the beauty world: It’s hard to find, though that doesn’t stop people from searching. What if you could master the technique at home without help from a pro? Whitney Haynes, founder of Form Hair Education, thinks you can. Every Saturday, Haynes and her assistant offer styling classes at L.A.R.C. Salon, […]

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New Shop Riffraff Is Boho-Chic

Our latest store crush? Fayetteville-transplant Riffraff, which opened in the Plaza at Preston Center and will bring out the urban hippie in you. Owner Kirsten Blowers chose Dallas as Riffraff’s second brick-and-mortar location because of the strong fan base she already has in the city. Lines like Show Me Your Mumu, Outline the Sky, Wildfox, and MinkPink fill […]

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The Best Places to Buy Jeans in Dallas

Boot cut. Flare. And of course, the Skinny. Owning the perfect pair of jeans is key to any off-duty model and everyday girl’s wardrobe, but finding that oh-so-perfect pair isn’t so easy. We eliminated the scavenger hunt for you—stop by one of these Dallas shops to find your forever (or at least this season) fit.

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Dress Like Dallas This Halloween

Halloween is almost here, but before you reach for those cat ears (yet again), try dressing up as something a bit more original: one of Dallas’ best-known landmarks or citizens, of course! We’ve compiled a list of our five favorites and how to get the looks. Reunion Tower. If you’re in a pinch, create this costume out of things […]

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The Akola Project Lays Roots in Deep Ellum

The Akola Project’s flagship store is now open and ready for business in Deep Ellum. The non-profit jewelry company offers four different collections: paper beads, horn, metals, and glass. The pieces are accessibly priced, ranging from $25 to $250, with most falling below $100. The best part? All of the proceeds from these handcrafted pieces benefit the Ugandan women who created them. The jewelry is just as beautiful and vibrant as the story behind it. Color me impressed.

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Where We’ll Be Shopping With Our Partners Card

Today is the start of savvy shoppers favorite week of the year. Yes, it’s Partners Card time. Purchasing a car will get you a 20% discount at more than 750 stores, which can be a bit overwhelming. To help you out, we made of list of where we’ll be using our shopping discount this weekend (and what we’re lusting after in the stores).

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Diane von Furstenberg Thinks Dallas Women are the Most Beautiful in America

It’s 5:45 on a Tuesday and the CUSP department at Neiman Marcus NorthPark is brimming with women dressed in brightly printed wrap dresses. No, this isn’t a society event for which your invite got lost in the mail, it’s a personal appearance by design royalty Diane von Furstenberg. Between her new television show and memoir and the 40th anniversary of the […]

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Check Out Elements’ Remodeled Space (Then Shop It This Weekend)

You need a bachelorette party/first date/black tie wedding/every day outfit, stat. Instead of wasting your time (and gas) roving all over Dallas for the perfect ensemble, stop by one of the city’s worst kept shopping secrets, Elements. Connie Sigel, the boutique’s owner, recently remodeled and merchandized her shop with new lines, many of which are exclusive to the store. Stevie Moore, the Elements’ ultra-cool shopgirl, gave us the full tour, starting with Edit by Elements, which replaced Elle.

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5 Best Shops to Buy Boots in Dallas

Woah—did you just feel that? There’s a chill in the air, which it means it’s time to trade your open-toe wedges and flip-flops for ankle boots, brogues, and (only when you’re home alone) a pair of Uggs. If your fall footwear selection is looking a little slim, fret not—we complied a list of the top places to outfit your feet in the latest styles.

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Get Ready Like the Kardashians Thanks to beGlammed

Mornings are not the best time for me. After waking up at 5:30 a.m. for yoga, I’m usually ready for a nap by 7:30 a.m.—which is when I should be blow drying my hair, applying two coats of Yves Saint Laurent mascara, and changing outfits approximately four times. So when I heard about the beGlammed iPhone app, which just started offering hair and beauty services in Dallas (it’s already available in Los Angeles and Las Vegas), I wondered if my mornings were about to get a whole lot easier. And a whole lot more glamorous.

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