This Is How Dallas Celebrates Summer

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Emelyn Boan takes us on the ultimate summer tour of Dallas. We’re showing you the places to go, the people to see, and the dresses to wear.

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Meet Emelyn.

A Fairhope, Alabama native, Emelyn is now our #GirlBoss campus director for SMU in Dallas. What’s first on the agenda? The Knox-Henderson neighborhood.

sunKnox- Henderson is Emelyn’s favorite Dallas spot. Radiating with shops, bars, and restaurants in all directions, this neighborhood still manages to have a cozy vibe despite its super central Dallas location. But first things first, coffee.
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A local favorite, Houndstooth Coffee Shop.

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Wondering where all of these colors are coming from? Walk around to the back of Houndstooth Coffee Shop.

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For amazing views of the city and a kick ass moscow mule, check out HG Sply Co. Looking over Greenville Ave, this is the spot for seeing the amazing Dallas skyline.

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Then, just head across the street for some sweet treats at Joy Macarons.

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Emelyn borrowed this dress on Curtsy from Mary Charles on the Dallas feed.

Take a stroll on Greenville Ave. Upper Greenville is known for the more urban, upscale crowd and Lower Greenville is the bohemian, festive scene.

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Chill out from that Dallas heat at Steel City Pops.

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Of course, we had to end our day in the hippest hood in Dallas. Deep Ellum in Lower Greenville was the mecca for jazz and blues in the 1920’s and today, it boasts a thriving nightlife scene, fun eateries, art galleries, and one-of-a-kind shops.sun closeup

Go celebrate summer in Dallas!

Special thanks to the amazing Brooke Meitzler for the photography.


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