DECORATORS’ SECRET: After 16 years of selling only to the trade, Nadeau Furniture With a Soul is now open to the public. Inside this warehouse-slash-treasure chest, you’ll find everything from armoires and end tables to Asian-inspired accent pieces at wholesale prices...but if you fall in love, don’t wait to buy. Nadeau’s rotating stock means the selection is ever-changing - and that’s what makes it exciting. Find it at 1128 Longpoint Ave. in Dallas, 214-655-1440.
JEWEL BOX: We never get tired of exploring Needless Necessities. This gem features furniture, gifts and table accents – and 25-75 percent off select Vera Bradley items right now, too. Explore online or at 2926 North Henderson Ave., 214-824-0700.
OUTSIDE-IN: For those of us who haven't got a summer house back east, Mecox Gardens brings a taste of the Hamptons to Big D. Visit the stunning 6,000 square foot showplace for antiques, home furnishings and more at 4532 Cole Ave., 214-580-3800. p.s. - check out the luxurious Dallas Sofa!