9 Places to Shop For the Men In Your Life
December 13, 2018
BY SAM SCHAFER
Who agrees with this statement? Men are difficult to shop for…they never ask for anything and sometimes they need some guidance in the style department! Well, we’ve done a little digging and found some local shops that could solve your gift-giving or style-improving problems. No matter the style or age of the man you’re shopping for, you will surely find something at one of these locations.
Is it enough just to tell you that Stag Provisions is Matthew McConaughey’s favorite store? This hipster boutique filled with all the Austin and Southwestern vibes, does an impeccable job of curating items that represent both the rugged and refined man. They offer a variety of items from clothing to home décor to skincare to beautiful Indian jewelry pieces if your man doesn’t hestitate to decorate his neck and fingers!
$$-$$$ | 4525 Cole Ave #140 Dallas, TX 75205 | Website
MIZZEN AND MAIN
The perfect solution for your working man’s summer wardrobe, Mizzen and Main is a local American-made clothing brand that makes performance menswear, and can call Phil Mickelson a fan. The shirts they are known for is moisture wicking, wrinkle resistant, has four-way stretch, and requires no ironing or dry cleaning. And their new brick-and-mortar spot in West Village allows men to experience them first hand rather than order online now! Plus they have a bar…
$$ | 3699 McKinney Ave, Dallas, TX 75204 | website
Driving down Maple Avenue in the heart of Uptown, it’s hard to miss the predominantly placed Stanley Korshak. Just inside the Hotel Crescent Court, this historic department store speaks to the quintessential “Dallas” vibe. If you’re buying for a man who appreciates designer goods, you’ll have no trouble finding him perfect pieces for his wardrobe here!
$$$ | 500 Crescent Ct #100 Dallas, TX 75201 | Website
Deep Ellum Denim
We’ve all been there…our man’s jeans just don’t fit him right, and he doesn’t know and you feel awful pointing it out. Well, thankfully there isn’t just a solution, but a LOCAL solution: Deep Ellum Denim! Deep Ellum Denim specializes in high quality jeans made from raw denim, the original way in reach levi’s used to be made! And how to clean them?! You put them in your freezer! These jeans are a unique way to spice up your guy’s wardrobe!
$$ | 3107 Commerce St, Dallas, TX 75226 | website
While it might not be a local company, Bonobos makes some of our favorite clothing for men right now. From their fun prints to beautiful suits, there’s no doubt your man will walk out of their store looking suave.
And in fact, Bonobos is more than a men’s clothing shop – its retail stores [aka Guideshops] allow customers to book personal stylist services online to help make their in-store shopping experience hassle free. Set up an appointment on behalf of your guy, and he can rest easy knowing someone else will do all the shopping for him!
$$ | 1901 N Henderson Ave. Dallas, TX 75206 | website
Alton Lane isn’t merely a suit shop. Located just off Cedar Springs near Tipsy Alchlemist, sits one of the few retailers out there utilizing 3D body scanning technology to offer custom tailored clothing. They’ll even ship the tailored clothes straight to your home for free. Just book an appointment on their website to get started!
$$$ | 2101 Cedar Springs Rd #120, Dallas, TX 75201 | Website
Highland Park Village
Tucked within a corner of Highland Park Village near Mockingbird Lane sits a man cave of the highest caliber – Beretta Gallery. This luxury gun and ammo shop carries quality hunting equipment, accessories, and garments that truly take the hunting experience to another level. Simply taking a man to this store is enough of a gift in itself! To summarize, if your man loves to hunt, take him here!
$$$ | 41 Highland Park Village Dallas, TX 75205 | Website
HOUSE OF MACGREGOR
The House of MacGregor, located in Bishop Arts is a hat shop unlike any other. Ms. MacGregor herself creates one-of-a-kind hats custom made for the wearer out of a renovated 1950s auto garage. So if it’s not a wardrobe-lift your man needs, but rather a few amazing accessories to spicy his look up, check out this fascinating gem of a spot for a hat to give him a show-stopping look!
$$ | 614 West Davis Street #203 Dallas, TX 75208 | website
Travel to the far west end of Knox Street across from Taverna, and you’ll find Sid and Anne Mashburn’s one and only Dallas retail location. The two have designed a line of clothing for men that keeps to the classic style, but also pulls in a preppy, southern gentleman flair. Sid Mashburn offers everything from dress shirts, sport coats, accessories, and shoes for the man who likes to show off his personal style in his everyday life.