Forever 21 Inc.

  • Blogs

    August 21, 2014

    In a Strip Mall in Carrollton, Al Markaz Breaks Up Your Indian-Food Routine

    This was no ordinary shopping center. No Target, Best Buy or Subway was within miles (OK, like two miles), and a women's clothing store, though not your average Forever 21, stood to my left. Wanting an Indian-food experience other than standbys like Roti Grill and Chennai, I'd asked some Indian and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 12, 2013

    I Braved the New Trader Joe's Only to Discover That They Have Zero Cold Beers

    I had never been to a Trader Joe's, but I thought I generally understood the concept: Before you go to your friend's house for dinner, this is where you stop by and pick up a six pack of an IPA and some manner of fancy food bullshit so that your guest duties are fulfilled. Trader Joe's is what would ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 5, 2013

    The Ten Most Badass Band Names in DFW

    The best band names play upon the pop cultural lexicon, using reference to convey attitude or sound. The best ones do so subtly or unexpectedly, turning injustices or misconceptions in on themselves. I've gathered the 10 most intriguing and kick-ass of the rowdy and reckless DFW band names as an exc ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 13, 2012

    Street Style: Dallas Observer Music Awards Showcase Edition

    When we see you on the street and think you put some thought into your style, we may take your picture and ask you things. See also: A group of trendsetters rock their Saturday best at Dada Name: Lacy Beckman Age: 23 Occupation: Sales support specialist for Fossil Style influences: "Look books. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 14, 2012

    After NorthPark's Curfew, Teens Wonder: "Whts Happening? Gay Marriage and Now This?"

    NorthPark mall can suck my ass w/ this 6 o'clock curfew bullshit!!#wtfisthis— ♥0V0♥X'0♥ (@_OptimisticSwag) May 10, 2012 Last week NorthPark Center, the fanciest mall outside of Vegas, announced it would institute a new curfew for teenagers: If you're 17 and younger, no food court-ing o ... More >>

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    April 26, 2012
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    February 24, 2012

    Street Style, Spotted at Beauty Bar

    Name: Erin Mcgaughey Age: 23 Occupation: Future physical therapist Style influences: "I don't want to be all 'Forever 21', I want to be thrifty and Boho and hippie. I should be in California instead of Dallas." Style breakdown: Steve Madden boots, H&M sweater, Baby-G watch, vintage clutch and rin ... More >>

  • Dining

    November 18, 2010
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    December 29, 2009

    The Sad View from Valley View

    Signs like this one decorate dozens of empty storefronts at Valley View Center.​When I was a kid, Valley View was my mall -- bought my first skateboard (a Powell-Peralta purchased at the stand beneath the escalators), my first album (KISS's Double Platinum at the Disc Records) and my first guitar ... More >>

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    December 24, 2009
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    December 24, 2009
  • News

    February 5, 2009
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    January 29, 2009

    Dallas' Victory Park Struggles to Deliver a Win

    Blame it on a bad economy, a bad idea or both. Ross Perot Jr.'s glitzy downtown district is in big trouble

  • Calendar

    September 4, 2008

    Fancy Fiddle

    The DSO throws a Gala

  • Blogs

    August 6, 2008

    Yeah, So, Not Only Dave & Buster's Had Its Credit Card Numbers Swiped

    About three months back we noted the Department of Justice's revelation that three hackers had managed to sneak into Dallas-based Dave & Buster's credit-card system and sneak out with customers' credit card numbers, expiration dates and security codes. Which was bad enough. Turns out, the internatio ... More >>

  • Calendar

    July 24, 2008

    Salon! Salon!

    The Bath House celebrates accessible art

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    November 29, 2007

    Living Single

    See The Merry Widow in Fair Park

  • Blogs

    September 11, 2007

    Make Your Ears Pretty

    I've heard of people who can afford to shop at places other than Forever 21. I know they exist, somewhere. And sometimes I feel like I can even see one or two of them, especially after I've thrown my well whiskey all over their blouses in a fit of jealous rage followed by a long session of crying in ... More >>

  • Calendar

    May 17, 2007
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    May 9, 2007

    Digging for Gold-diggers in Dallas. Like That's Hard.

    J.C. Conklin, trying to put the "arch" in arched back During our neverending search to do everything but put out an issue of this newspaper thing that apparently goes along with our blog, Unfair Park scours YouTube for the very latest in Dallas-oriented viral videos. And what we found this week does ... More >>

  • News

    February 22, 2007

    Absolutely Fabulous

    It's a fashion jungle out there unless you have the right guide

  • Blogs

    February 6, 2007

    Big Dallas Hair Goes Big Apple

    This is the week -- Mercedes-Benz Spring 2007 fashion week, to be more precise, currently under way in NYC -- during which I temporarily suspend my hatred for women who can afford to shop at places other than Forever 21 and gaze longingly at thousands of runway photos. All kinds of famous folk will ... More >>