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Retail Roundup: Thrift Studio To Open Permanent Storefront

Plus, cheers to these ClassPass winners, massive sales, new stores, and more.
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Dwell with Dignity's Thrift Studio has a new permanent storefront at 1833 E. Levee St. Courtesy of Dwell with Dignity

Thrift Studio Finds a Permanent Home 

Last fall, Dwell with Dignity executive director Ashley Sharp told D Magazine that she had a goal to move Thrift Studio, her organization’s annual month-long home goods pop-up shop, into a permanent space. “Right now, we only do four weeks, which, as soon as people hear about it, we’re closed,” she said. “So, we’re kind of like the State Fair right now. But if we’re able to have a permanent space, and then we could do warehouse sales, [because] we’re always sitting on inventory.” She’s done exactly that. Earlier this month, the organization, which provides free interior design services to families and groups in need, announced that it bought a Design District showroom at 1833 E. Levee St. to become Thrift Studio’s permanent home. 

SweatHouz’s New Sauna Spot

Sometimes, all you really need is to sweat it out, and SweatHouz is making that easier for D-FW residents. The Atlanta-based sauna opened its fourth North Texas location earlier this month. Located on Royal Lane, the 1,700-square-foot space includes eight private rooms as well as a beauty bar station with Dyson hair tools. Services, which promise benefits like improved circulation and chronic pain relief, include vitamin C-infused showers, cold plunges, hydromassages, and red light therapy. Memberships begin at $119, and wellness packs begin $175. 

5959 Royal Ln. Ste 150D.

Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams is hosting a blowout warehouse sale February 23–26. Courtesy of Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams

Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams Is Having a Blowout Sale

For 34 years, Mitchell Gold and Bob Williams’ eponymous home goods brand has been blending comfort with thoughtful and stylish design. The North Carolina-based company touts American-made furniture and 25 signature stores across the country. This week, the Dallas location is hosting a blowout sale in its Inwood Road warehouse. For three days, shoppers can browse heavily discounted items, including the brand’s Giselle seating line and stylish swivel chairs. Everything is at least 60 percent off, and some items will be 80 percent off. 

White Glove Storage & Delivery, 1210 Inwood Rd. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Feb. 23–26.

Galleria Dallas’ Slew of New Shops 

Galleria Dallas has already had a busy year. The mall recently opened new several stores, including Offline by Aerie, Banter by Piercing Pagoda, and North Texas-based Bonsai Paper Co.’s flagship location on the third floor next two Earthbound Trading Co. Luxury Italian lingerie and intimates company Intimissimi and designer toddler cobbler brand Tippy Tot Shoes will open this spring, and preppy Spanish clothing manufacturer Mango will open its first North Texas store at the Galleria this fall. Additionally, Longtime Dallas jeweler Bachendorf’s is expanding its Galleria location; the store has moved next to Gucci on Level 1 during construction.

Other News to Know 

Bottega Veneta Returns

Luxury Italian fashion house Bottega Veneta has reopened at NorthPark Center. Selling ready-to-wear mens- and womenswear, shoes, accessories, and leather goods, the store features resin-coated Palazzo Morelli terracotta tiles, brass hardware, and Merino wool carpeting.

Best of ClassPass

Last month two Dallas businesses took top spots nationwide on ClassPass’s annual Best of ClassPass Awards. Glow Sauna Studios won “Best Wellness Business” and SESSION Pilates won “Best Fitness Studio.” Local winners include Class Studios and SculptHouse for best Dallas fitness studio; IV Nutrition and Knox Heights Nail Spa for best wellness business; and Chris Wiese, Paige Martindell, and Spencer Conley all were awarded best instructors. 

Heyday’s North Texas Heyday

Heyday made a splash opening its Knox-Henderson store last December. The buzzy skincare company has kept the momentum going, opening a second North Texas location in Southlake last month.

Stroll and Shop All Day

Highland Park Village has set its Spring Shopping Stroll for April 1. From 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., enjoy promos, pop-ups, lights bites, and discounts across the shopping center. Offerings include ranch water cocktails and a raffle at Miron Crosby, and 15 percent off discounts at Roller Rabbit. 

Swing Over to Stitch 

Earlier this month, Stitch Golf celebrated the grand opening of its new Dallas store in Inwood Village. Founded in 2012, the brand carries a large range of motorsports-inspired golf bags, gears, and apparel. 


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