your downtown: dallas, texas.

June 25, 2009
seen through the lens of joslyn from simple lovely. visit some more with her here and here.md8 md7 md6 md5 md4 md3 md2 md1
glimpses.

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22 Comments

  • Reply Vivian June 25, 2009 at 1:01 pm

    Great pictures!! I've never been to Texas, but this gives me a taste!

  • Reply our little love nest June 25, 2009 at 1:13 pm

    I've never been to Texas either but have wanted to go to Austin for a long while now. I love how Dallas seems to have a few eras of time represented by the architecture in those photos.xo

  • Reply vintage simple June 25, 2009 at 2:04 pm

    that mural is incredible… is it spray-painted or like a tile mosaic, i wonder? at any rate, it is beautiful. thanks for posting! -maria

  • Reply Amanda Nicole June 25, 2009 at 2:12 pm

    This may sound naive, but I always wondered what Dalla Texas looks like! Thanks for the sneak peak.

  • Reply blue moss June 25, 2009 at 2:17 pm

    i haven't been to dallas in years…and this certainly makes me want to go back….love your hometown pics
    m

  • Reply Rebecca June 25, 2009 at 2:45 pm

    the steps are so great.

  • Reply Stacey June 25, 2009 at 3:21 pm

    Very pretty, I especially love the color and design in the last one.

  • Reply down and out chic June 25, 2009 at 4:49 pm

    that last wall is amazing. great photos.

  • Reply chelsea June 25, 2009 at 6:07 pm

    Joslyn is the coolest. I was in Dallas for a week once and loved it! Gorgeous architecture. Beautiful art museum.

  • Reply Bonbon Oiseau June 25, 2009 at 6:49 pm

    nice…some of these could be brooklyn—has such a good ole americana feel. i particluarly like the steps into the underground but i feel like burrowing quite a bit lately!

  • Reply Grace@PoeticHome June 26, 2009 at 1:07 am

    What a colorful, cheerful downtown! I really enjoy this series!

  • Reply Joslyn June 26, 2009 at 1:29 am

    thanks for having me Erin! i loved doing this.
    xoxo
    joslyn

  • Reply Thao June 26, 2009 at 2:29 am

    Bee-yew-tiful! That church (?) is amazing.

  • Reply Dionne June 26, 2009 at 2:37 am

    Dallas is next on my TX to-go list. I live in Houston, and we just visited Austin on the weekend. Next will be Dallas and San Antonio!

  • Reply Erin June 26, 2009 at 2:58 am

    aren't these lovely? i did a little research, and the ornate red building was originally built as the city courthouse and now houses the old red museum of dallas county history and culture–i think i need to visit dallas! {in an interesting little side note, its romanesque revival architectural style is the same as that of the original courthouse and post office here in wilmington!}

  • Reply Nicole Marie June 26, 2009 at 5:13 am

    wow. i hope to visit dallas one day

  • Reply Rebecca (Dog-Eared) June 26, 2009 at 6:26 am

    wow, i love that castle-like building!

  • Reply Lisa-Marie June 26, 2009 at 11:44 am

    Hi Erin! I was just wondering, I live in Scotland, and I was wondering how you would feel about a Scottish 'Your Downtown'?

  • Reply {lovely little things} June 26, 2009 at 4:27 pm

    I love this post you do – if you're ever in need of someone to do a "your downtown" Seattle let me know, I'd be happy to participate!

    lovelylittlethingsblog@gmail.com

  • Reply orange sugar home June 27, 2009 at 2:33 am

    so cool! I love these posts! what a great way to get a taste of other towns…

  • Reply The Lil Bee June 28, 2009 at 12:29 am

    Wow! I love the way she cropped some of these shots. These are really beautiful

  • Reply marli July 17, 2009 at 9:42 pm

    as a native dallasite i can honestly say these pictures took my breath away. how gorgeous did she make our town look? such a good job.

    living her my entire life i have forgotten how lovely it is here.

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