Buzzy North Dallas mall Galleria Dallas is entering 2023 with a bang: According to a release, the center has seven new stores that have recently opened or will in the coming months. There's also change afoot for iconic jewelry store Bachendorf's, which is expanding its footprint.
A recent story in Forbes reports that, despite all the gloomy predictions about shopping malls that during the pandemic, retail is in great shape. Malls fulfill the social aspect of shopping, which people still crave. So take that, mall naysayers.
Here's the list of new shops:
Mango. Spanish clothing design and manufacturing company features the latest trends in fashion, footwear, and accessories for women, men, teens, children, and home. This will be Mango’s first North Texas location and will open on Level 1 near Tiffany & Co. Opening: fall.
Intimissimi. Italian brand sells women's clothing, lingerie, bras, and underwear in chic yet comfortable styles. This will be Intimissimi's first store in Texas, and will be located on Level 1 across from Sephora. Opening: spring.
Tippy Tot Shoes. Designer toddler footwear traditionally found in other retailers opens its first retail storefront. Tippy Tots is independently owned and provide high-quality shoes with excellent foot support, comfort, and a foundation for healthy feet. The shop will be on Level 3 near Auntie Anne’s. Opening: spring.
Offline by Aerie. Activewear wing of Aerie, and sister company of American Eagle features leggings, sports bras, and tanks made from fabrics that are quick-drying and built for movement. Galleria Dallas is the only Texas location to host all three American Eagle brands. On Level 2 next to Aerie. Open: now.
Banter. Earrings, necklaces, charms, rings, bracelets, and body jewelry, with piercings done in-store. On Level 2 next to Build-A-Bear. Open: now.
Bonsai Paper Co. First brick & mortar location for this stationery store which offers gift wrapping services and handmade gifts. On Level 3 next to Earthbound Trading Co. Open: now
Great American Cookies. Home to the original Cookie Cake. On Level 2, next to Haagen-Dazs and near Shoe Palace. Open: now.
Bachendorf’s Jewelers. Shop with finest diamonds, designer jewelry, and timepieces is expanding in 2023. During construction, the store will move to a temporary location on Level 1 next to Gucci. The expansion is expected to be complete this summer.