Posts Tagged ‘fashion’

Q+A: ‘FashionPreneur’ Leah Frazier Helps Make ‘Other People’s Dreams Come True’

Posted by Heather Noel

Dallas native Leah Frazier went to school to become an attorney, but that’s not what gets her out of bed every day now. 

She’s the founder of three fashion-related businesses — Diamond Icon Consultants, Think Three Media, and Inspire N

‘Rising Star’ Fashion Label Don Morphy Opens First Pop-Up Store

Posted by David Kirkpatrick

The Dallas-based Don Morphy custom and ready-to-wear menswear label announced its first pop-up brick and mortar store in Victory Park running through April 12.

The fashion startup is a local success story. Founder Daniel Mofor’s experience goes back to management …

Dallas Innovators: DeadSoxy Founder’s Youth on Mississippi Farm Fuels Quest for Socks That Fit

Posted by David Kirkpatrick

Dallas Innovators on DallasInnovates.comThere’s no set blueprint for the entrepreneurial path, and founder and CEO of Dallas-based DeadSoxy Jason Simmons’ journey began on a Mississippi farm.

To date he and DeadSoxy have earned accolades including being nominated as an up-and-coming designer in Texas …

Rent the Runway to Make its North Texas Debut

Posted by Heather Noel

North Texas fashionistas will soon have closer access to designer looks at a fraction of the cost as New York-based Rent the Runway enters the area. 

The clothing rental startup is planning to open a distribution center in Arlington. …

North Texans Launch Talent Agency for Fashion Influencers

Posted by Taylor Lowder

North Texans Tina Craig, Suzanne Droese, and Lynsey Eaton have collaborated on a new agency to represent fashion influencers.

Estate Five will focus on representing a wide range of talent, something Craig feels the larger agencies have lacked thus far, …

From Seats to Shoes: Southwest Airlines, Mexican Fashion Label to ‘Upcycle’ Old Leather

Posted by Lance Murray

Dallas-based Southwest Airlines Co. is working with Mexican fashion label Carla Fernandez to upcycle hundreds of pounds of leather from airplane seat covers into consumer goods.

The line of products is called LUV Seat: Mexico, and the recycled seat …

The Dallas Edit Exchange: Shop the Closets of Top Style Influencers

Posted by Westphall PR

Double tap. Screenshot. Follow link. Enter payment information. Shipped.

Boom, the shirt is yours!

Blogging and Instagram have revolutionized how we shop today. Many of us shop directly from our smartphones and are just one double tap or screenshot away …

Dallas Startup Weaves Colombian Culture, Texas Tradition

Posted by Julia Batlle

Some people have the travel bug, an insatiable desire to learn more about the world and the different cultures and beliefs that exist in it. 

Such is the case for East Dallas resident Kate Garrett. She traveled or lived in …

Fashion Line Partners with Dallas Lighthouse for the Blind

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

The Tish Cox clothing line has received national acclaim from fashion experts and gets sold in some of Dallas’ poshest shops.

What many fashionistas may not know is that much of the sewing for these designer clothes is done by …

Fashion Startup Edition Collective Purchased by Custom Retailer

Posted by Heather Noel

Dallas-based Edition Collective has been bought by men’s retailer Q Fifty One, according to D CEO.

The e-commerce fashion startup founder Matt Alexander will become president and CEO of Q Fifty One Digital, a newly formed division. Financial details …