Fashion & retail news
Many new stores have opened, among them:
Tulle Dancewear Boutique recently opened in Keller, and it has already become a go-to for tutus -- and for everything else essential for creative movement. Owner Carrie Skains has filled her lovely shop with everything necessary for ballet, tap, jazz, theatrical and lyrical dance, for ages 2 through 18. 350 Rufe Snow Drive, Suite 200, Keller, 817-337-2327.
Brides and ball-goers take note: Custom bridal and evening gown designer Eduar Lamprea has just opened an atelier on Camp Bowie Boulevard in Fort Worth. The South American designer has two decades of experience in the fashion industry and has designed dresses for Miss Universe, South American socialites and first ladies. 3851 Camp Bowie Blvd.; to make an appointment, call Eduar Lamprea Couture at 817-932-0114.
Fashionistas are welcoming FIG, a unique concept in fashion where everything is made to measure just for you by select independent European designers. The Fort Worth showroom features samples in several sizes from more than 20 designers, so that you can feel the fabric and admire the craft quality. The showroom also is stocked with accessories, including handmade jewelry and handbags. 910 Currie St., Fort Worth, 817-420-9630, www.figdesigners.com.