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Rock On G o r k y G o n z a l e z 's c h a r m i n g p o t t e r y continues the centuries- old tradition of glazed majolica earthenware associated with Mexico, Spain, and Italy, often exuberantly painted in vivid colors with animals, fruits, vegetables, and mythical and religious scenes. He learned the art from his sculptor father, Rodolfo Gonzalez, a contemporary of famed muralist Diego Rivera; later, Gorky perfected his pottery skills in Japan, picking up the Japanese philosophy of wabi-sabi — the belief that each piece has a soul, particularly those crafted by hand. When he returned to Mexico, Gorky opened a workshop in Guanajuato, which had once been a center of majolica. There, he perpetuated the traditional art for future generations and reignited its popularity. Except for a few changes, including making the pottery food-safe, Gonzalez's workshop uses the same majolica techniques today as were used decades ago, and is run by his son, Gorky Gonzalez Ono. Mi Golondrina introduces a capsule home collection of Gorky Gonzalez platters ($375), and charming lidded pots (large, $865). Mi Golondrina, Rebecca Sherman of Myth and Man FOrty Five ten's Reawakening t he stunning gemological wonders of New York jeweler Kimberly McDonald (KMD) be-comes The World of Kimberly McDonald, a treasure trove of her stone and precious-gem jewels and objects, in a pop-up space within Market in Highland Park Village. Filled with one-of-a-kind agate vessels, restored 18th-century furnishings covered in McDonald's agate-inspired fabrics, hand-carved stone chargers, and mineral specimens, it's all wrapped within walls covered O ne of Dallas' luxury retail giants has been s l u m b e r i n g s i n c e t h e order came to shelter in place. Now, at last, Forty Five Ten is reawakening. Since mid-May, when local government loosened restrictions on businesses, the team at Forty Five Ten began reaching out to loyal clients via an email that we all hoped would reach our inboxes, with invitations to schedule an appointment to shop in seclusion. It was a fantasy moment for many, akin to shopping après-hours. More dramatically, while COVID- induced slumbering was in place, the team was reconfigured to pivot the company into a brighter 2021. Jordan Jones — progeny of that Jones family — is now fashion director, and Anne Wallach is president of Forty Five Ten. To round things out, some of our favorites such as Dianna Miller, Robin Wilkes, Mia Holderman, and Kyle Branch (the flower whisperer known for his avant-garde, yet pretty arrangements) are there to help clients with chic new additions to their wardrobes, and have taken an active role in the buying strategy. As in custom malachite wallpaper. Known for her sumptuous organic jewelry composed of stone, minerals, reclaimed gold, and recycled diamonds, McDonald's pop- up is open though January 15. The World of Kimberly McDonald at Market, Highland Park Village, Caitlin Clark we all know, lifestyle changes have occurred due to COVID, and we'll likely be dressing differently in the year ahead. More to come on the new creative team in the December issue. Sadly, the cherished restaurant Mirador will remain closed for the time being, but the bar is open to grab a glass of champagne to stay hydrated while you power-shop. Forty Five Ten, 1615 Main St.; public hours Friday and Saturday, 11 am – 6 pm; Monday - Thursday by appointment, c o n c i e r g e @ f o r t y f i v e t e n . c o m . Billy Fong Majolica pottery by Gorky Gonzalez Forty Five Ten The World of Kimberly McDonald pop-up at Market in Highland Park Village 14

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