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Jessica McIntyre Interiors Moves Retail Shop and Studio to Fort Worth

Interior designer Jessica McIntyre has recently moved her design digs from Arlington to her new studio and shop in Fort Worth on Camp Bowie Boulevard. Jessica, a Parsons The School of Design grad, started her design biz in 2008 after a stint at a lighting design firm working on world-wide projects. She opened her retail store and studio in November of 2011 to accommodate clients and offer up some of her favorite goods to walk-in shoppers, as well.

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Five Father’s Day Gift Ideas from Local Shops

Consider this your Father’s Day calendar reminder: it’s Sunday, June 21. That gives you about two weeks to find your dad the perfect gift that says, “Thanks for being you. And also, I put a little thought into this gift and I swear I didn’t buy it the day before.” After all, he did teach you how to ride a bike, catch a fish, hit a golf ball, and tell a joke. (Talking to you, Dad.)

If you need a little help, we’ve rounded up five Instagram picks below. We suggest steering away from the obligatory tie/coffee mug/golf ball set and checking out these local stores for more unique gift ideas.

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8 (Adorable) Rain Essentials for Kids

This month is officially the wettest May on the books. And it doesn’t look like it’s stopping today or tomorrow. And you know what is tough when it rains? Hauling your kiddos in and out of a car seat en route to the grocery store/summer camp/gymnastics. So make sure they have the right protective gear (that is still cute!) when you’re running around in the rain. And I have no shame sending my toddler decked out in head-to-toe rain gear to play in the backyard. A girl’s gotta get out, right? Check out this slideshow for some cute options.

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Stuff Your Children’s Easter Baskets With These Six Products

If you woke up this morning and thought, “What! Good Friday is this Friday” then you have a serious covert Easter Bunny mission on your hands. But, no need to get your tail in a twist. You’ve still got some time to fill your chicks’ baskets to the brim with these adorable products I’ve pulled from local stores. Grab a handful of M&M peanut butter eggs and hop to it.

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