Partner’s Card 2014



Enjoy using your Partners Card benefiting the Family Place at the retailers below. We’ve also included the names of boutiques selling the Partners Card in bold. Gearing up for holiday shopping? Check back for our Gift Guides next week.

* Purchase a Partners Card at the retailers whose names are bold




Alexander McQueen 


Anne Fontaine 




Avant Garden 




Beretta Gallery 


Billy Reid 


Brunello Cucinelli


Carolina Herrera 


Cole Haan 


Diane von Furstenberg  


Ellis Hill 


Ermenegildo Zegna 




Five and Ten 




James Perse


Kiehl’s Since 1851 




Lela Rose 


Loro Piana 




Molto Formaggio 


Number One 


Q Custom Clothier


rag & bone


Robert Talbott 


Roberta Roller Rabbit


Saint Laurent 


Scoop NYC


St. John 


St. Michael’s Woman’s Exchange


Stella McCartney 


Tory Burch 



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Two by Two Inspiration

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If you’re getting ready for Two by Two this weekend, we have rounded up a few of our favorite fall pieces.  On our list:  this beautiful navy gown from Alexander McQueen fall 2014, William Noble Fashion Cut Diamond Earrings, Secret Cluster Diamond Bracelet from Harry Winston, Dior Evening Clutch, and the Tom Ford Velvet Criss Cross Sandals. The Two by Two gala is known for showcasing some of the most outstanding fashion in Dallas.

To all those attending: have a wonderful time supporting Two by Two!

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Remembering Oscar de la Renta



Oscar de la Renta and Anna Wintour

We’re remembering the life and legacy of the great designer, Oscar de la Renta today.  We were saddened to hear of his passing yesterday.  It’s been wonderful to read all of the incredible tributes from designers and all those who had the pleasure of knowing and working with him.  He’s certainly forever left his mark in the design world and will always be remembered and cherished in fashion history as one of the greatest American designers of all time. We hope you will take the time to read this touching tribute from Vogue‘s editor in chief, Anna Wintour.

Harper’s Bazaar shared the most iconic red carpet looks through the decades from Oscar de la Renta here – along with some of the designer’s most inspiring quotes.

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Menswear Monday: Work Essentials



Zegna Cashco Light Blazer / Zegna Striped Silk Tie / Ralph Lauren Calfskin Denley Oxford / Billy Reid Etowah Pant Grey


Here are some of our favorite fall essentials for him.  Try the Zegna Cashco Blazer in a rich fall hue and striped silk navy tie – enrich your look with charcoal pants and the perfect fall shoes. With a great blazer, the right shoes, and shirt, you can finish your look with a bold pocket square or tie.  Don’t be afraid to take a chance with color this season.

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New Tory Burch Watches

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Tory Burch shares the scoop on her new watch line on her blog – read the excerpt here.


Tell us about the watch collection. What inspired it?
TB: I’m so excited about it. It’s inspired by vintage jewelry, color, art and travel — all the things I love.
What can we expect?
TB: The collection includes seven groups, made with the highest level of Swiss artisanship and precision — that was really important to us, to have that level of craftsmanship that these watches would last as long as the ones my parents and grandparents had. We incorporated our favorite design elements: fretwork, geometric designs, a touch of saffiano leather (in the straps) and our double-T logo.
How did you come up with the names?
TB: I love bringing in a personal aspect to our designs. The watches are named after my parents Buddy and Reva Robinson, and two of my children, Izzie and Sawyer. The Sawyer — which I’m wearing here — is inspired by a favorite vintage cuff I have, but it’s named after my youngest son… but I always say he’s an old soul, so it worked!
Do you have favorites?
TB: I really like them all. We spent so long perfecting and tweaking them. I wear our Tory (not just because it’s named after me) — I love that it’s a masculine, bold shape that we made just a little bit more delicate. Perfectly tomboy. Our Robinson is limited edition, to celebrate our company’s 10-year anniversary. It’s like a piece of jewelry, with elements pulled from our archive (like fretwork and brass). There are only 500 and each is signed and numbered on the case back.
What are some cool details that make these watches stand out?
TB: Each watch has a distinct personality and a different set of details. The Reva, for instance, comes with either single- or double-wrap Italian leather straps, and we wanted a wide array of colors. The Izzie’s square case is inlaid with fretwork. The smooth, geometric cases of the Buddy are a strong, geometric design that we did either smooth or etched with a grid.
How are you celebrating the launch?
TB: We put together a really fun film, directed by James Lima. Set to The Way I Feel by Bestfriends, it takes you through a metaphoric day in the life of our models. And we have a special issue dedicated just to the idea of time on Tory Daily this week. It’s a good topic of discussion!


Shop the new watches here.
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St. John: Caviar and Champagne Event



On October 18th, join our St. John boutique for their Caviar and Champagne Shopping Event with special promotions.  The boutique is excited to be partnering with La Prairie for the special day. From 10am-5pm, enjoy a complimentary facial consultation and makeup application from La Prairie and enjoy a caviar tasting by Tsar Nicoulai Caviar – sustainable pioneers of luxury caviar produced in California for over 30 years. RSVP: 214-522-4194.
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NEW – Tory Burch In Color Book



Tory Burch In Color is finally here. The fashion designer’s new book is on shelves and available for purchase. We’ve certainly been counting down to its release date the past few months and we’re so excited that its arrived right in time for holiday wish lists, gift ideas, and more.  This book chronicles Tory Burch’s most notable inspirations from around the world and the chapters are divided by color. All gross proceeds her company receives from the sale will go to the Tory Burch Foundation.

You can purchase the book here.



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TX/OU 2014 Weekend Recap

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embroidered cocktail napkins from Madison



We hope you had a wonderful time celebrating TX/OU weekend this year.  We had a great weekend here at Highland Park Village.  From flying the TX/OU flags around the shopping center, to special store window displays and entertaining ideas, there was a tremendous amount of spirit on the sidewalks.  And, of course, many individuals chose to celebrate at a few of our restaurants like Bistro 31, 31 Dallas, and Mi Cocina.  Thanks for sharing your TX/OU weekend with us!

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 TX/OU flags around Highland Park Village

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Festive store windows at SCOOP NYC

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Menswear Monday: Fall Sweaters

menswear fall 2014 sweaters


Brunello Cucinelli Half Fisherman’s Rib Cashmere Cardigan / Billy Reid Textured Crew Neck Sweater Zegna Wool and Cashmere Zip Collar Sweater  / Ralph Lauren Double Breasted Shawl Sweater 

We’re starting our first Menswear Monday edition with new fall sweaters. From double breasted, to v-neck pulls, and crew necks, Highland Park Village boutiques offer the perfect knit for every attire. Try the Half Fisherman’s Rib Cashmere Cardigan from Brunello Cucinelli  in Cigar or the Double Breasted Shawl Sweater from Ralph Lauren. For a bit of a flair, try the Wool and Cashmere Zip Collar Sweater for instant style. And, in one of autumn’s favorite two-tone colors, the Billy Reid Textured Crew Neck Sweater in 100% baby alpaca is the perfect choice. 

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Getting Ready for TX/OU Weekend with Christian Louboutin



Get ready for celebrations this TX/OU weekend with our shoes of the day from Christian Louboutin.  Today, we’re drawing your attention to the beautiful Follies Strass. Just as alluring as her famed big sister, Follies Strass tempts with transparent detailing. Standing 100mm tall, the Follies Strass is nothing short of spectacular:

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