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How a Native Texan Made Traditional Turkish Footwear a Sought-after Brand in Marfa

January 25, 2023 | By Layne Van Vranken

Travel has a profound influence on Dallas-born, New York-based entrepreneur Mickey Ashmore. Not only has the 35-year-old developed an astute personal style and thorough worldview from his far-and-wide travels to places like Turkey, Africa, and across Texas, it has also charted the course of his professional life, inspiring a popular shoe line and an expanding collection of luxury goods with his company Sabah

How Fort Worth’s Dickies Went from Work Wear to Fashion Trend

October 27, 2022 | By Andrea Luttrell

When I was growing up in and around Fort Worth, Dickies was ubiquitous. Eating biscuits and gravy on Saturdays at the Bronco Café in my then-small hometown of Mansfield, I’d watch local ranchers and farmers clad in Dickies pants and dirt-covered boots read the local paper over coffee.

The June 2024 cover of Texas Highways: Treasures from the Coast

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