As others gear up for swimsuit shopping, I get ready to buy my winter coats. Once snowy weather hits, I head out to buy swimwear, pool toys, and summer outfits. I configured my inverted shopping schedule around the discounts that accompany overstocked clothing items belonging to a soon-to-be expired season. Since fashion trends change quickly, many shop owners try to rid last season’s clothing using heavy discounts. However, if they were able to calculate how...

Creating your own clothing line isn’t for the faint of heart. BuddyLove founder Grayson DiFonzo has worked in fashion for years and even owned her own showroom repping other brands at Dallas Market Center before she ventured into designing. Developed out of a need to bring a unique taste to the boutique industry, she saw a need and filled it. It takes an eye for fashion, style, fit, and body types for a clothing line...