text by Darby Radcliff
five and ten
With a modern play on “five and dimes” of the early 1900s, Five and Ten owner Brian Bolke’s chic concept boutique in Highland Park Village is sure to satisfy. With its sophisticated and well-edited collection of desirable apparel for him and her, Five and Ten offers an exclusive selection of items from designers including: Band of Outsiders, Michael Bastian, DSquared, Thakoon Addition, MM6 Maison Martin Margiela, Victoria Beckham denim, and accessories from Lanvin, and Olympia le Tan.
60 Highland Park Village, Dallas, TX 75205
the shak at stanley korshak
Check out Stanley Korshak’s two-story contemporary boutique in the courtyard of Crescent Court that showcases a more casual but chic selection of clothing and denim. The Shak frequently holds in-store trunk shows and carries contemporary brands such as: T Alexander Wang, Splendid, LNA, Cut 25, Myne, Robert Rodriguez, Sachin + Babi, Rachel Zoe, A.L.C., J Brand, and Vince.
500 Crescent Ct, Dallas, TX 75201
From head-to-toe cutting edge contemporary labels such as Rachel Zoe, J Brand and Equipment to an unrivaled dress selection involving everything from casual chic to black tie options, Tootsies Dallas is truly a one-stop shop that will satisfy all your wardrobe needs. Don’t forget to finish your trip with a visit to the boutique’s shoe and handbag salon where you will find favorites designers such as Chloe, Guiseppe Zanotti, and Tory Burch. And with a team of trained stylists, your shopping experience will be truly exceptional!
Plaza at Preston Center, 8300 Preston Rd. #200 Dallas, Texas 75225
Owner Connie Sigel has been in the business of dressing stylish Dallas women since 1999, when Elements first opened on Lovers Lane. From basic jeans to gorgeous gowns to statement jewels, this shop is stocked with plenty of chic options to update your wardrobe. And if you’re on a budget, check out their neighboring sister store Elle for a selection of affordable on-trend clothing and accessories.
4400 Lovers Ln, Dallas, TX 75225
V.O.D. owners Jackie Bolin and Liz Thompson have a talent for finding under-the-radar labels. They provide a curated selection of the latest up-and-coming designers from Paris and New York. The independent boutique stocks influential designer labels including: Isabel Marant, Ohne Titel, Suno, Jerome Dreyfuss, Jonathan Shimkai, and Sophia Webster, as well as an inspired selection of timeless jewelry pieces.
2418 Victory Park Ln, Dallas, TX 75219
New York fashion designer Nicole Kwon who has previously worked with fashion visionaries such as: Vivienne Westwood and Peter Som, and also runs her own fashion line, NKWON, has brought her talents from New York City to Dallas and opened her own concept boutique in the West Village shopping center. Kwon’s boutique infuses the inspiration and style of the New York City streets, and offers high/low price points and a bevy of contemporary designers such as: Stone Cold Fox, Graham & Spencer, A.L.C., LemLem, Karen Walker, Rachel Comey, Loeffler Randall, and Dieppa Restrepo.
3699 McKinney Avenue , Ste 312 Dallas, TX 75204
For 40 years, this consignment shop located in a 6,000 sq ft. showroom in Dallas has grown to become an internationally-recognized destination for resale designer shopping. Clotheshorse Anonymous now serves over 25,000 consignment clients, and their incredible designer inventory of women’s apparel, handbags, shoes, accessories, and jewelry from brands like Chanel, Louis Vuitton, Dolce & Gabbana, Jimmy Choo, and Lanvin, creates an unparalleled shopping experience.
11661 Preston Rd. Suite 236, Dallas, TX 75230
This high-end menswear boutique in the West Village boasts an upscale rustic décor and has a unique name that’s derived from American Rye Whiskey. In this shop, you will find a selection of traditional and modern men’s ensembles from a variety of designer labels including: John Varvatos, Bespoken, and Belstaff, as well as Rye 51 designs its own limited edition jackets and shirts. After shopping, be sure to check out the store’s complimentary whiskey bar where you can relax, listen to music, watch TV, or even partake in their barbering services.
3699 McKinney Ave., Ste. 310 Dallas, TX 75204
the gypsy wagon
Indulge your inner bohemian western spirit in this whimsical shop that offers kimonos, tribal prints, crocheted fabrics, lace, flowy maxi dresses, and plenty of fringe. Gypsy Wagon also carries handmade gifts and home items that are produced with recycled or sustainable materials, exemplifying the store’s love for nature.
2928 Henderson Ave. Dallas, TX 75206
With the aesthetic of a chic beach house rather than a boutique, Owner Merry Vose’s store, Cabana, represents the inspiration of a Harbor Island Bohemian beach bungalow. Step inside through the boutique’s lavender door and you will find a selection of well-edited apparel from around the world, including the designers: Iro and Antik Batik from France, Hoss and Maria Bonita Extra from Spain, MiH Jeans and Monrow from London, 120% Lino from Italy, Nili Lotan from New York, Layla from L.A., and Koch Clothing from Dallas. Also, check out Cabana’s unique accessory offering from labels such as Moss-Mills, Cassidy Hummel, and Chan Luu.
4711 W. Lovers Ln. Dallas, TX 75209