Jan Shower’s Dallas, her hometown style: a hint of Hollywood and a pinch of Park Avenue, done in a big Texan way.
Who she is, Decorator to Dallas’s power brokers and social butterflies.
Signature style, Glamour you can live in.
Why we love her, She put Lucite legs on a moderne chair.
Why we love Dallas, Ladylike is always in fashion there.
Glamour Furniture, When clients want that only-in-my-living-room look, Showers suggests one of her designs (1) like a deliciously clever upholstered chair ($7,000) or a bull’s eye pillow ($450), at Jan Showers & Associates. 1308 Slocum St., 214-747-5252, janshowers.com
Bright Accents, Whether it’s in an R&Y Augousti tray or (2) an Eduardo Garza turquoise-and-Lucite box ($440), Showers calls it “jewelry for a room” and Forty Five Ten is the place to get it. 4510 McKinney Ave., 214-558-4510, fortyfiveten.com
Iconic Moments, For a hit of Herman Miller or Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, Showers goes furniture shopping at Century Modern. 2928 Main St., 214-651-9200, centurymodern.com
Elegant Tableware, At the Neiman Marcus flagship downtown, you might find Showers buying wedding gifts in the china department. 1618 Main St., 214-741-6911, neimanmarcus.com
After shopping…Have a cocktail (3) at the Rosewood Mansion on Turtle Creek. “It was once a private home, and it still has that cozy feel,” Showers says. 2821 Turtle Creek Blvd., 214-559-2100, mansiononturtlecreek.com