The Black Friday frenzy continues to escalate in its level of madness every year. This much-awaited shopping holiday has now spilled over onto Thanksgiving night with stores opening up well before the actual “Friday” hits. Specials and doorbuster giveaways are inevitable as early risers receive the best in discounted items. However, going to name brand locations may become a hassle and downright stressful. So while others line up for the usual larger retailers for Black Friday, think about taking a look at these local DFW shops for some of your much-needed Christmas shopping inspiration.
Milk And Honey Boutique
1906 Henderson Ave.
Dallas, TX 75206
Located off on the bustling strip of Henderson Avenue is one of the trendiest women’s boutiques in Dallas. A noted favorite of local fashion bloggers and shoppers, Milk and Honey is all about style, fashion and overall customer satisfaction. In 2012, Milk and Honey brought Black Friday into full swing with in-store specials, sales and discounts. This year fairs to be no different for the popular boutique which is why Milk and Honey is one of the top local shops in DFW for shoppers to rack up on after-Thanksgiving deals.
The Gypsy Wagon
2928 N. Henderson Ave.
Dallas, TX 75206
One of the top shops year after year crowned as the best for going all in for Black Friday madness is The Gypsy Wagon. Last year’s celebration welcomed shoppers in their pajamas while they enjoyed store discounts of up to 50-percent off of selected items. Known nationally for its unique selection of gifts, apparel and home décor; the Gypsy Wagon is the perfect location to hit up on Black Friday for Christmas shopping or for sweet deals for yourself or a loved one. If you or someone you know is always being defined as boho-chic, then The Gypsy Wagon should be number one on your list for superb Black Friday shopping.
6606 Snider Plaza
Dallas, TX 75205
ShopSeptember, unlike what its name implies, is a women’s boutique that will keep you fashion-forward and stylish all year round. The newly situated women’s specialty boutique in Snider Plaza will be a prime location in DFW for Black Friday shopping this year. Always hip, always trendy and always affordable; ShopSeptember is a must-visit store for one of the biggest shopping holidays of the year. Offering exclusive clothing items and other uniquely handpicked independent designer selections, ShopSeptember is one of the perfect destinations to rush to on Black Friday.
4152 Cole Ave.
Dallas, TX 75204
Known around town for the infamous $5-and-up pop-up sales, Uptown Consignment is definitely on the watch list for unbeatable Black Friday sales. Already hosting great deals on designer and luxury brands year round, Uptown Consignment is known for offering even deeper discounts on the biggest shopping day of the year. From YSL to Prada to Dior, this Uptown shopping boutique is every fashionista’s dream. For the perfect gift for your label-wearing, slave-to-fashion significant other, Uptown Consignment is where you want to be as soon as the doors open on Black Friday.
5122 Camp Bowie Blvd.
Fort Worth, TX 76107
Everyone is buzzing about all of the chic and affordable finds that young women are discovering at Beehive boutique. Beehive is no stranger to pop-up holiday sales and is known for discounting selected items anywhere from 20 percent to 70 percent off during its holiday sales. This popular women’s boutique is the perfect location to add to your Black Friday shopping list as it will be a much-needed break away from the holiday shopping madness at area chain stores. From sunglasses to clutches to entire outfits appearing fresh off the runway, Beehive boutique will not disappoint this year for your Black Friday needs.
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Leah Frazier is a freelance writer covering all things Dallas. Her work can be found on Examiner.com.