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Holly’s September Hot List

Seasons change, and with them so do our closets. Worried you’ll have nothing to wear come fall? Have no fear; my September Hot List is here!

Score an A in fall fashion

Who doesn’t love an A-line skirt? They’re universally flattering, easy to wear and effortless! I’m loving the A-line beauties I’m seeing on the runways for fall. Some of my favorites? This white knee-length skirt by Club Monaco that looks sweet and super soft, and this bordeaux faux leather skirt by BCBG that recalls the Mod look. I adore the rich, dark florals in this moody Ted Baker pleated skirt from Nordstrom, and the inverted pleat on this knee-length skirt from Forever 21, which feels ...  More

Five Instagram accounts to inspire you for fall

Social media has become our universally accepted source for up-to-the-minute trendspotting. Our favorite app to tap is Instagram for its visual bounty of beauty, fashion and personal style. Since it can be overwhelming to know which accounts to look to for inspiration, here are five Instagram feeds we recommend following this fall.


Our very own fashion stylist Holly Quartaro (@HollyQuartaro) features family, fun, food and, of course, fashion. Be sure to follow her so you don’t miss a trend, a new Galleria Dallas store opening, expansion or renovation, news on any of Galleria’s 35-plus restaurants and up-to-date information on events, including ...  More

Galleria Dallas goes back to school

When it comes time to go back to school, going shopping for new clothes and accessories for fall is either your favorite or least favorite part. Most likely, if you’re reading this blog, it’s the former.

Now that we’ve got that straightened out, we present our guide to all the best Galleria Dallas retailers for snagging the most stylish back-to-school “supplies.”

Ladies First: middle school, junior high and high school

Shop this look at Macy’s at Galleria Dallas.

Remember, the best accessories are confidence and well-cared-for skin. After that, check out the following stores for some fabulous campus-ready duds:

  • Altar’d State
  • Lucky Brand Jeans
  • Francesca’s
  • American Eagle 
  • Charlotte Russe
  • Belk
  • Macy’s

Gentlemen, Start Your School ...  More

Reserve Time for the Fitting Room

Shopping can be a luxury, and we’re not referring to the price tags. Sometimes there’s a will, but just not a way to dedicate the time needed to browse your favorite stores, try on your selections and scout for accessories before (finally) making your purchase. Or if you do have time to spare, it might not fall within our hours of 10AM to 9PM.

That’s where Reserve comes in. This feature allows you to peruse your favorite retailers’ websites and select pieces to try on in store at your discretion. Here’s a breakdown of how it works:

1. Find your desired ...  More

Holly’s August Hot List

It’s tough to think about going back to school in the midst of the dog days of summer, but soaring temps don’t mean you can’t look cool.

Just in time for the school year, here’s my August Hot List, complete with everything you need to know about everything that’s hot right now so you can head back to campus in style.


The ’70s-inspired, high-waisted denim look is all the rage right now. And trust me, you can make it work for your figure if you know how. With a high waist, a boxy, billowy top is usually the best complement. Check out ...  More