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Meet the Inaugural Stores On This Year's Racked Dallas Indie 18

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It's time for Racked Dallas' first Indie 18, our annual list of the city's best independently operated clothing and accessories boutiques. The results on the map here are in no particular order. Got an addition (or a subtraction) to the list? We'll be updating the map next year, so let us know your thoughts in the comments section, or email dallas@racked.com.


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1. TenOverSix

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1511 Commerce Street
Dallas, TX 75201
(214) 261-4540
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Located inside the Joule Hotel's lobby, this part-gifts, part-contemporary clothing boutique brings a Los Angeles sensibility (obvi: its owners started the Melrose Ave. original) to statement pieces. Think Robert Clergerie, Apiece Apart and lots of luscious Rachel Comey shoes.

2. Forty Five Ten

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4510 McKinney Ave
Dallas, TX 75205
(214) 559-4510
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Since opening in 2000, Brian Bolke's boutique has become a destination for serious fashion-forward shoppers. From Jerome C. Rousseau to Kimberly McDonald, the inventory at the 8,000-square-foot store is flush with gems.

3. Factory Girl

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2923 Canton St
Dallas, TX 75226
(214) 980-8484
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A Deep Ellum designer vintage boutique for women, this store is a wonderland of vintage Oscar De La Renta and Norma Kamali, plus artworks and other eclectic finds.

4. Vintage Martini

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1106 W Main St
Carrollton, TX 75006
(972) 466-4400
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Founded in 1988, this Carrollton store began life as a mobile entity; now, vintage mavens flock to it. Stocked with unique finds, from Chanel to Missoni, the emporium is a true treasure trove.

5. Lane-Knight

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2959 Crockett Street
Fort Worth, TX 76107
(817) 731-4002
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Lane-Knight offers fashion mainstays like DVF and sells newer names, too, like Clare Vivier and Gold & Gray. The mix of lines adds up to one colorful palette of clothes.

6. Milk & Honey

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1906 N Henderson Ave
Dallas, TX 75206
(214) 826-1700
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This women's clothing boutique off Henderson offers unique and fashion-forward styles at an affordable price.

7. The Office of Angela Scott

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2420 Victory Park Lane
Dallas, TX 75219
(214) 965-0933
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Think goodyear-welt, stripes, perforations and lots of color, and you're not far off in describing designer Angela Scott's darling shoes. The Dallas transplant's AAC-adjacent showroom is oddly located but nevertheless a must-visit for footwear fanatics. And her every-so-often sample sales make the high-end shoes accessible—not just covetable.

8. Elements

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4400 Lovers Ln
Dallas, TX 75225
(214) 987-0837
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Since 1999, Elements has been the gold standard store for trendy designer labels in Dallas. Think Nanette Lepore, J Brand and Rozae Nichols, plus warm customer service too.

9. V.O.D.

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2418 Victory Park Ln
Dallas, TX 75219
(214) 754-0644
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Just next door to Angela Scott, V.O.D. complements the proceedings with fashion-forward designers such as Isabel Marant, Jerome Dreyfuss and Lizzie Fortunato.

10. The Gypsy Wagon

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2928 N Henderson Ave
Dallas, TX 75206
(214) 370-8010
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Home decor and women's jewelry and clothing festoon this Knox-Henderson hippie haunt. Popular lines include Free People and Johnny Was, plus lots of cowboy boots.

11. Dolly Python

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1916 N Haskell Ave
Dallas, TX
(214) 887-3434
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This beloved vintage men's and women's clothing store features hand-selected items from 1940s through the 1980s. Expect to see a large selection of vintage cowboy boots, motorcycle and combat boots too.

12. Stanley Korshak

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500 Crescent Ct, Ste 100
Dallas, TX 75201
(214) 871-3600
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This independently owned emporium features a collection of shops (The Bridal Salon, The Shak, The Home Shop and The Main Store) that cover over 65,000 square feet. Currently undergoing more refurbishment and a mini-expansion, the store pampers customers with lavish service, not to mention high-end designer clothes.

13. Ylang 23

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8300 Preston Road
Dallas, TX 75225
(214) 234-0002
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Well-known for its e-com presence, Ylang 23 opened a new store in the Plaza at Preston Center in February 2014 and hasn't looked back. The beautiful boutique stocks celebrity faves like Jennifer Meyer, gems from Fort Worth designer Megan Thorne, as well as trinkets from Irene Neuwirth and Cathy Waterman.

14. Grange Hall

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4445 Travis St
Dallas, TX 75205
(214) 443-0600
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Jewelry, handbags, apothecary, floral and other unique "oddities of luxury." You may see candleholders made out of doll heads, stuffed peacocks, skull and crossbones stationery, and even paperweights with snake skeletons inside.

15. Nicole Kwon Concept Store

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3699 McKinney Ave, Ste 312
Dallas, TX 75204
(214) 526-7000
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Offering pieces by emerging and established designers from New York, London, Paris, Stockholm, Spain and Japan—as well as items by Kwon herself—the West Village store is quickly becoming a go-to stop for quirky essentials.

16. You Are Here.

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6323 Camp Bowie Blvd
Fort Worth, TX 76116
(817) 731-5896
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Open three days a week, You Are Here began life as a pop-up, and now does brisk business in west Fort Worth, thanks to a well-stocked floor filled with lines such as Lemlem, Equipment and Gaia.

17. Piermarini

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6827 Snider Plz
Dallas, TX 75205
(214) 303-1261
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This small men's and women's boutique from Abi Ferrin disciple John Piermarini has a limited size-run of clothes but a welcome breadth of brands, from Ferrin to Mila Hermanovski's lovable leggings.

18. Original Octane

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4539 Travis St
Dallas, TX 75205
(214) 522-5900
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With a hemming station in-store, Original Octane is the place for off-the-beaten-path brands. They've got such a great selection of under-the-radar lines like Prospective Flow and Textile by Elizabeth and James.

1. TenOverSix

1511 Commerce Street, Dallas, TX 75201
Located inside the Joule Hotel's lobby, this part-gifts, part-contemporary clothing boutique brings a Los Angeles sensibility (obvi: its owners started the Melrose Ave. original) to statement pieces. Think Robert Clergerie, Apiece Apart and lots of luscious Rachel Comey shoes.
1511 Commerce Street
Dallas, TX 75201

2. Forty Five Ten

4510 McKinney Ave, Dallas, TX 75205
Since opening in 2000, Brian Bolke's boutique has become a destination for serious fashion-forward shoppers. From Jerome C. Rousseau to Kimberly McDonald, the inventory at the 8,000-square-foot store is flush with gems.
4510 McKinney Ave
Dallas, TX 75205

3. Factory Girl

2923 Canton St, Dallas, TX 75226
A Deep Ellum designer vintage boutique for women, this store is a wonderland of vintage Oscar De La Renta and Norma Kamali, plus artworks and other eclectic finds.
2923 Canton St
Dallas, TX 75226

4. Vintage Martini

1106 W Main St, Carrollton, TX 75006
Founded in 1988, this Carrollton store began life as a mobile entity; now, vintage mavens flock to it. Stocked with unique finds, from Chanel to Missoni, the emporium is a true treasure trove.
1106 W Main St
Carrollton, TX 75006

5. Lane-Knight

2959 Crockett Street, Fort Worth, TX 76107
Lane-Knight offers fashion mainstays like DVF and sells newer names, too, like Clare Vivier and Gold & Gray. The mix of lines adds up to one colorful palette of clothes.
2959 Crockett Street
Fort Worth, TX 76107

6. Milk & Honey

1906 N Henderson Ave, Dallas, TX 75206
This women's clothing boutique off Henderson offers unique and fashion-forward styles at an affordable price.
1906 N Henderson Ave
Dallas, TX 75206

7. The Office of Angela Scott

2420 Victory Park Lane, Dallas, TX 75219
Think goodyear-welt, stripes, perforations and lots of color, and you're not far off in describing designer Angela Scott's darling shoes. The Dallas transplant's AAC-adjacent showroom is oddly located but nevertheless a must-visit for footwear fanatics. And her every-so-often sample sales make the high-end shoes accessible—not just covetable.
2420 Victory Park Lane
Dallas, TX 75219

8. Elements

4400 Lovers Ln, Dallas, TX 75225
Since 1999, Elements has been the gold standard store for trendy designer labels in Dallas. Think Nanette Lepore, J Brand and Rozae Nichols, plus warm customer service too.
4400 Lovers Ln
Dallas, TX 75225

9. V.O.D.

2418 Victory Park Ln, Dallas, TX 75219
Just next door to Angela Scott, V.O.D. complements the proceedings with fashion-forward designers such as Isabel Marant, Jerome Dreyfuss and Lizzie Fortunato.
2418 Victory Park Ln
Dallas, TX 75219

10. The Gypsy Wagon

2928 N Henderson Ave, Dallas, TX 75206
Home decor and women's jewelry and clothing festoon this Knox-Henderson hippie haunt. Popular lines include Free People and Johnny Was, plus lots of cowboy boots.
2928 N Henderson Ave
Dallas, TX 75206

11. Dolly Python

1916 N Haskell Ave, Dallas, TX
This beloved vintage men's and women's clothing store features hand-selected items from 1940s through the 1980s. Expect to see a large selection of vintage cowboy boots, motorcycle and combat boots too.
1916 N Haskell Ave
Dallas, TX

12. Stanley Korshak

500 Crescent Ct, Ste 100, Dallas, TX 75201
This independently owned emporium features a collection of shops (The Bridal Salon, The Shak, The Home Shop and The Main Store) that cover over 65,000 square feet. Currently undergoing more refurbishment and a mini-expansion, the store pampers customers with lavish service, not to mention high-end designer clothes.
500 Crescent Ct, Ste 100
Dallas, TX 75201

13. Ylang 23

8300 Preston Road, Dallas, TX 75225
Well-known for its e-com presence, Ylang 23 opened a new store in the Plaza at Preston Center in February 2014 and hasn't looked back. The beautiful boutique stocks celebrity faves like Jennifer Meyer, gems from Fort Worth designer Megan Thorne, as well as trinkets from Irene Neuwirth and Cathy Waterman.
8300 Preston Road
Dallas, TX 75225

14. Grange Hall

4445 Travis St, Dallas, TX 75205
Jewelry, handbags, apothecary, floral and other unique "oddities of luxury." You may see candleholders made out of doll heads, stuffed peacocks, skull and crossbones stationery, and even paperweights with snake skeletons inside.
4445 Travis St
Dallas, TX 75205

15. Nicole Kwon Concept Store

3699 McKinney Ave, Ste 312, Dallas, TX 75204
Offering pieces by emerging and established designers from New York, London, Paris, Stockholm, Spain and Japan—as well as items by Kwon herself—the West Village store is quickly becoming a go-to stop for quirky essentials.
3699 McKinney Ave, Ste 312
Dallas, TX 75204

16. You Are Here.

6323 Camp Bowie Blvd, Fort Worth, TX 76116
Open three days a week, You Are Here began life as a pop-up, and now does brisk business in west Fort Worth, thanks to a well-stocked floor filled with lines such as Lemlem, Equipment and Gaia.
6323 Camp Bowie Blvd
Fort Worth, TX 76116

17. Piermarini

6827 Snider Plz, Dallas, TX 75205
This small men's and women's boutique from Abi Ferrin disciple John Piermarini has a limited size-run of clothes but a welcome breadth of brands, from Ferrin to Mila Hermanovski's lovable leggings.
6827 Snider Plz
Dallas, TX 75205

18. Original Octane

4539 Travis St, Dallas, TX 75205
With a hemming station in-store, Original Octane is the place for off-the-beaten-path brands. They've got such a great selection of under-the-radar lines like Prospective Flow and Textile by Elizabeth and James.
4539 Travis St
Dallas, TX 75205