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Shopping in Dallas and the Metroplex

Dallas lacks nothing in the shopping department. Look here for the best, the biggest, and the trendiest places to shop.

Shopping in Carrollton: The Vintage House
The Vintage House in Carrollton is a unique store with just about every Vera Bradley item you could imagine.

DFW Holiday Gift Ideas Guide: My Favorite Things
Here's a list of my favorite things for the 2012 holidays? What's on your list? Share please!

The Audio Visual Team Provides A-V, Media Room Installation in Dallas Area
The Audio Visual Team provides audio-visual equipment installation and Dish Network installation in the North Dallas area.

Check Out Dallas-Based zuuzs.com for Back-to-School Shopping
Shop your favorite online retailers, share your finds with friends, and get cash back for your purchases by signing up for zuuzs.com, a shopping website from Dallas-based Nectar Online Media, Inc.

Enjoy No Sales Tax August 17-19, 2012
Texas shoppers get a break from state and local sales taxes on August 19, 20, 21, 2011 - the state's annual tax holiday. Lay-away plans can be used again this year to take advantage of the sales tax holiday.

Unique Valentine's Day Ideas 2012

Valentine's Day is just around the corner and love is in the air. It's time to make plans for your someone special.

Stores in Dallas-Fort Worth Specializing in Christmas Holiday Decorations
Tis the season to shop for holiday decorations for your home. Here are several stores that offer artificial Christmas trees, tree stands, prelit trees, wreaths, beautiful decorations and holiday home decor.

Where to Buy Halloween Costumes in Dallas-Fort Worth
DFW has some great stores where you can shop for Halloween costumes.

The Top 5 New Summer Cocktails at Bread Winners Café

Mockingbird Station’s What To Wear 2012 Fashion Event
It's time to see and be seen in Dallas at 2012's first What to Wear Fashion Event.

Where to Buy a Fried Turkey in DFW

Fried Turkey's aren't just for special occasions, but they are especially delicious at Thanksgiving and throughout the holiday season. Why not add a little spice to your meals with a Spicy Cajun Fried Turkey?

Stonebriar Centre in Frisco: Santa Claus is Coming to Town
Santa Claus is coming to Stonebriar Centre on Friday, November 11, 2011.

DFW Teen Choice: Where to Shop for Back-to-School
Mom and Dad: be cool! Shop where the teens really want to shop. You'll save more if they wear what you buy.

ENERGY STAR Tax-Free Weekend in Texas
During Memorial Day weekend, Texas shoppers get a break from state and local sales and use taxes on purchases of certain energy efficient products. The 2011 ENERGY STAR sales tax holiday begins at 12:01 a.m. (after midnight) on Saturday, May 28, and ends at 11:59 p.m. on Monday, May 30 (Memorial Day).

November brings cooler temperatures, great events and Thanksgiving.
November brings cooler temperatures, great events and Thanksgiving.

Some DFW Malls Offer Extended Hours During Tax-Free Shopping Weekend
Malls extend hours for tax-free shopping weekend 2011.

Merry Main Street in Frisco
Merry Main Street is an annual event featuring music, food, shopping, photos with Santa and lots of holiday fun.

The Chi Omega Christmas Market Offers a Unique Holiday Shopping Experience
The Chi Omega Christmas Market offers a unique holiday shopping experience with over 175 merchants showcasing gifts for every age including holiday décor and ornaments, women’s clothing and accessories, home accents, pottery, children’s clothing, toys, food and candy gifts and more.

Mother's Day - How Do You Celebrate Mother's Day? What to do …
Some families celebrate by presenting Mom a corsage to wear to church, brunch, flowers and gifts. Others cook a special meal for Mom - so she doesn't have to spend time in the kitchen. Others may go to a sporting event or concert. How do you plan to celebrate Mother's Day?

American Girl Events in Dallas
American Girl

Share Your Valentines Day Gift Disaster Story Dallas Fort Worth
Sometimes Cupid misses. Did you have a Valentine's Day delivery that went bad? Share your story here.

Where to Buy July 4th Party Supplies and Clothes in DFW
DFW has lots of places where you can buy party supplies and clothing for your July 4th celebration.

Mother's Day in DFW
Mother's Day is always the second Sunday in May. This year it's on May 8, 2011.

Black Friday 2012: Who Opens When?

The day after Thanksgiving is called "Black Friday." It's one of the best shopping days of the year. Malls and shopping centers open early allowing shoppers access to heavily discounted merchandise. Some stores are open all night long. Black Friday marks the beginning of the Christmas shopping season.

DFW Celebrates Valentine's Day with Unique, Inexpensive Ideas, Great Restaurants
Valentine's Day is Monday, February 14, 2011.

Unique Mother's Day Gift Ideas for DFW at SampleHouse and CandleShop
Mother's Day is Sunday, May 8, 2011. Better start shopping soon. Here are some unique gift ideas.

DFW Bridal Shows 2011

Bridal shows are the perfect place to find everything you need to make your big day perfect. Representatives are on hand to answer questions, make suggestions, discuss options and make appointments. You'll leave with fresh ideas, a purseful of business cards and maybe some swag.

DFW Florists That Really Deliver

Need to send fresh flowers to your sweetie this Valentine's Day? If you want to order flowers to be delivered in the DFW area, try ordering from a local florist.

Where to Find Officially Licensed Super Bowl XLV Gear
Where to buy officially-licensed Super Bowl XLV hats, t-shirts, footballs, golf balls and memorabilia in the Dallas-Fort Worth area.

NFL Shop Open at Dallas Convention Center Despite Inclement Weather
The NFL Store is open for business. If you are within walking distance, come on down. Otherwise, be very careful if you travel.

Great Mother's Day Gift Ideas
Ok, Mom does not need a kitchen appliance, a coffee mug that says "Greatest Mom," or an apron. Make her feel as special as she is with a thoughtful gift from the heart.

Farmers Market in the Dallas Fort Worth Metroplex
Fresh produce adds a lot to a homemade meal. Farmers markets around the Dallas Fort Worth Metroplex carry a variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables.

Mother's Day - How Do You Show Mom You Care? How Do You Celebrate Mo…
Some families like to go all out on Mother's Day with a limo ride, flowers, and brunch. Some families like to keep it low-key with a picnic in a park. How do you plan to celebrate Mother's Day?

Marie Antoinette Parfumerie and Spa - Review
Marie Antoinette Parfumerie and Spa, located in Sundance Square in downtown Fort Worth, is a wonderful place to find a gift for that special someone or get a little pampered yourself.

Stonebriar Centre
Stonebriar Centre is located in Frisco, Texas.

Stonebriar Centre
Stonebriar Centre

Ridgmar Mall
Ridgmar Mall

Pure Salon and Spa
The Pure Salon and Spa is located in a shopping center in Las Colinas. As an Aveda salon, the coloring is made of 99% plant materials and shampoos, conditioners, and other hair and scalp treatments are similarly botanical. All hair services come with a hand massage and hot towel conditioning treatment. Pure offers a full range of spa services, including facials, massage, manicures and pedicures, and hair removal. Aromatherapy options can be incorporated into most services.

The Parks at Arlington
The Parks at Arlington

NorthPark Center
NorthPark Center, located on Central Expressway in Dallas, is an upscale shopping center.

Malls in the Dallas Fort Worth Metroplex
Dallas has malls tucked in every corner. With ice rinks, kids' play areas, and events, malls have more to offer than just shopping.

Tax Free Shopping Weekend in Texas
The state of Texas holds a tax holiday every year for several years. During the three-day weekend (Friday, Saturday, and Sunday), retailers do not collect sales tax on most clothing and shoes as well as backpacks for elementary and secondary school students.

Calculate Your Local Sales Tax
Calculate your local sales tax rate, including state sales tax and city and local sales and use taxes.

Avalon Salon and Spa
The Avalon Salon and Spa is situated in a quiet side street of the West Village. Upon entering Avalon, it seems to be an ordinary bustling–albeit very chic–hair salon, but walking through an unassuming door with the unassuming label "Spa", you enter a very different world.

Grapevine Mills Mall
Grapevine Mills Mall is a huge mall in Grapevine, just north of DFW airport. Organized activities for kids and a MallWalkers program are offered. A skatepark, mini-golf, and the Rainforest Cafe keep shoppers entertained.

Weston Gardens
Weston Gardens is a seventeen-acre nursery and gardening center that specializes in native and very well-adapted plants. Owners Randy and Sue Weston select every plant carefully to be sure it will thrive in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex.

Knitteries You Shouldn't Miss
Knitting boutiques are as unique as their owners. While most will carry a good selection of high-end yarns and patterns, the precise stock will vary according to the owners' likes as well as the likes and interests of their customers. The social aspect of knitting is another important consideration when choosing a store. All these knitteries have classes and other gatherings.

Cabela's bills itself as the world's foremost outfitter and it's easy to see why: it's a huge outdoors store just north of Fort Worth. With two stories of merchandise, food, exhibits, and activities, it's easy to while away a few hours here. It offers hunting and fishing gear (including boats and blinds) and everything a person needs for camping, RVing, and outdoor sports.

Ways to Celebrate Mother's Day
Mother's Day is a great day to show your mom how much she matters to you. Traditionally, taking Mom out to brunch or dinner, sending flowers, or getting her a gift from a small book of poetry to a spa package are the most popular ways to show you care.

Allen Premium Outlet Mall
Allen Premium Outlet Mall is a great place to shop.

Calculate Local Sales Tax
Retailers in the state of Texas are required to collect sales tax. There are some tax-free exceptions. Most regular items are taxed at the time of purchase. Sales tax is comprised of a state sales tax rate and various city and local sales and use taxes. Dallas and Fort Worth both support mass transit systems and collect taxes from participating...

Where to Shop for Prom Dresses, Quinceanera Dresses, Formal Dresses in DFW
DFW is a shopping mecca for formal wear like prom dresses.

Grapevine Mills Mall
Grapevine Mills Mall has over 1.6 million square feet of shopping, entertainment and restaurants and over 180 stores. No matter what your budge or style is, Grapevine Mills Mall has something for everyone.

Holiday Gift Ideas 2011
It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas. Are you worried about gift ideas? Here are some unique holiday gift ideas to make your shopping a...

Dallas Galleria
The Galleria Dallas is an upscale shopping mall located at the intersection of I-635 and the Dallas North Tollway. Anchor stores include Macy's,...

North East Mall
If you're looking for more choices and serious shopping satisfaction, look no further than North East Mall in Hurst.

Collin Creek Mall Plans First Fall Festival
Family Fall Festival planned at Collin Creek Mall in Plano.

Where to Buy a Texas Rangers World Series T-Shirts

DFW has baseball fever! For the first time in franchise history, the Texas Rangers are in the World Series. They play the San Francisco Giants. Be part of history by buying a commemerative t-shirt.

North Park Center
North Park has chic stores, entertainment, and a 1.4 acre garden in the center.

W Dallas Says "Shop Til You Drop" This Holiday Season
W Dallas Says "Shop Til You Drop" This Holiday Season. New Package is Good for Stays Beginning Thanksgiving Weekend.

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