Comfort Suites West Dallas - Cockrell Hill
4275 DFW Turnpike/IH-30
Dallas, TX 75211
Phone: (214) 267-0100
Fax: (214) 217-5194
Dallas has plenty of big malls but sometimes those little intimate Mom and Pop shops can be sorely missed. For one of those reminiscent moments stop over at the Downtown Carrollton shopping area. This old downtown still stands as a block of old shops that have been occupied by independent craft and antique sellers.
Spinster Records brings to you a collection of soulful music. This music shop has something for everyone. Owned by the veteran rock and roll showman David Grover, Spinster Records has various genres of music in store for you. This music store houses new and old music albums and accessories for you to choose from. The idea behind starting this store by David Grover was to let people explore their taste in local music and hence the store acts as a platform for local musicians to perform. Visit their website to know more about the upcoming events.
The Bishops Art District is a shopping paradise found in the middle of Oak Cliff. This artistic, inviting district is a collection of unique, independent shops, restaurants, and galleries. There's a lot to explore, so wear your walking shoes. Whether you're looking for something for your home, your pet, or your friends, you'll find one-of-a-kind items to fit your needs here.
Bishop Street Market is less of a traditional market and more of a unique artistic gift shop with one-of-a-kind items ranging from sculptures to soaps to the most creative gift cards in the city. If individual is your style then you will meet your match here. Voted "Best Gift Store" by such notable sources as "D" Magazine, The Dallas Morning News, and Texas Monthly, how can you pass by without a stop?
Located in the Bishops Art District, this unique gift shop is a blast to visit. It is most commonly visited for the handmade soaps and bath items from natural products around the work. However, it should be noted for the amazing candles and unique gift items. The prices are very reasonable, which can be difficult around this shopping center. A stop here will be one of fun and complete relaxation after smelling the different products that will surely put you in a natural state of mind.
Boasting a 4,000-square-foot showroom space, this specialty shop is one of Dallas' best-kept secrets. With its professional, high-quality service and long list of designer fashions at discount prices, it's no wonder so many men have wanted to keep this little jewel all to themselves. Shoppers will find custom shirts, business attire, golf and casual wear, formal wear, shoes and much more.
This clothing store, at the end of the Bishops Art District has more childrens clothes (girls 0-14) (boys 0-7) per square inch than can be contained. They even put racks out on the porch of this reused home. However, clothing and a few items that may belong in a diaper bag are the specialty so don't expect an array of children's items. The clothing is a wide variety and definitely tips the cuteness factor. If a baby shower is in the future, stopping here might just be what is needed.
Emporium Pies serves up a selection of delicious gourmet pies that will surely change the way you think about this humble, classic dessert. Every pie is prepared using all natural, seasonal ingredients, creating a menu that changes with the seasons, offering new treats to discover and explore. Some popular regulars include the smooth operator with French silk chocolate and a pretzel crust, the cloud nine with caramel, butterscotch and brown sugar meringue, and the Drunken nut with bourbon pecan and shortbread crust. Sweet, scrumptious and unlike anything you have tasted before, these pies will certainly keep you coming back for more.
The Wild Detectives combines a bar, café and bookshop under roof. It is appealing to bibliophiles, coffee and wine connoisseurs and attracts an intellectual crowd. Academics and professionals head here to get their work done using the free WiFi facility and loose themselves in a book while sipping a cup of warm coffee. The bar also provides wine and cheese pairings and is known for its gourmet Emporium pies. Soft music playing in the background makes the reading and coffee drinking experience memorable. The wood-beamed, sloping roof, wood-decked flooring and shelves filled with volumes lend a nostalgic aura to the place. So head here if you want an indelible combination of good food, drinks and books.
Urban Acres Farmstead is a co-operative style store that is a great place to stop by when looking for authentic, quality local produce and groceries. The store stocks everything from organic, locally sourced meats, cheese, breads, baked goods, coffee, groceries and more. The Farmstead Kitchen located on the premises serves up delicious, fresh seasonal fare in a communal style setting. The menu features only local, fresh and organic produce, and features breakfast and lunch specials like their Perfect granola, cinnamon rolls, farm tacos, quiches,pizzas, sandwiches, salads and more. The menu is limited and their tasty treats can get sold out, so its a good idea to get here a little early. For more information, visit the website.
Largest source for Continental European antiques in the USA, Inessa Stewart’s Antiques boasts of a huge collection of collectibles in three showrooms in two states. The store is home to an amazing collection of antiques and art from all over the continent which are perfect for decorating and furnishing your home and office. The Inessa Stewart Collection is a brilliant assemblage of new items designed to complement the classic European look, with over 400 paintings, and hundreds of other decorative items. All items are hand-selected by Inessa and lovingly restored by their expert in-house staff. Shop from over 4,500 items on their comprehensive website which is updated daily. Check website for more details.
Bringing to the US market rare Asian imports since 1974, Art of Old India is a renowned decorative showroom. This award-winning establishment presents valuable pieces which are highly sought after by designers, architects and builders. Find intricately carved ceiling panels, columns, arches, antique furniture, trunks, armories, rugs, velvet carpets, fine textiles, decorative doors, lightings, mirrors, and other fancy furnishings here.