Clothing

Talk about town: Western wear shop on Main Avenue closes abruptly

Would-be visitors to Diamond J Apparel may have been confused if they tried to visit the store last week. A story about the store at 1077 Main Ave. was published in The Durango Herald on Saturday,...

DATE: Oct. 11, 2017 | UPDATED: 6 days 12 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Diamond J Western ware shop opens on Main in downtown Durango

Sparkling belts, hats, shirts and Western bling of all kinds fill the walls and counters of Diamond J Apparel. The shop opened on the 1000 block of Main Avenue in the middle of September,...

DATE: Oct. 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

Dreams of Tibet opens second location in Durango

The owner of Dreams of Tibet, Karma Bhotia, opened a second location on Main Avenue to help support villagers in Nepal. Half of the profits from the new location at 658 Main Ave. will support...

DATE: Oct. 3, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Love on a Hanger makes finals Boutique Awards

Love on a Hanger of Cortez has been voted into the final round of the 2017 Boutique Awards in Colorado as a contender for Overall Boutique of the Year and Storefront Boutique of the Year. The...

DATE: Aug. 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

Ross Dress For Less to open Friday

Ross Dress for Less, a national retailer, will open on Friday in the Durango Mall. The store’s “soft opening” is Friday and the grand opening will be Saturday. The clothing store will open in a...

DATE: July 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

National retailer Rue 21 at Durango Mall to close

Retailer Rue 21 plans to close hundreds of locations nationwide and the location at the Durango Mall will be one of them. Rue 21 sells teen clothes for girls and boys, jewelry, makeup, shoes and...

DATE: April 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Businesses planning downtown moves

Changes are coming to Main Avenue after the first of the year that will help fill some of the vacant downtown retail space. Several organizations are moving or expanding into high-profile...

DATE: Dec. 6, 2016 | CATEGORY: Business

Halloween spending may rise

This past weekend, plenty of shoppers were digging through Halloween racks and bins in town uncovering quaint and bizarre costume ideas. Owen Parker discovered a giant inflatable green suit at the...

DATE: Oct. 25, 2016 | CATEGORY: Business

Goodwill planned near Walmart

A Goodwill could be built near Walmart by the end of 2017, if all goes well. The proposal for the new secondhand store received a warm welcome from Durango’s Design Review Board Wednesday evening...

DATE: Oct. 12, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Two downtown Durango businesses close

The Durango Toy Depot and Giddy-Up 409, a clothing store, in the 600 block of Main Avenue closed late last week. “We hate it when any business goes away,” said Tim Walsworth, executive director of...

DATE: Oct. 7, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

SW Colorado Companies to Watch talk about challenges

Three southwest Colorado companies, including two based in Durango, were among 50 businesses to make the latest list of 50 Colorado Companies to Watch . Durango-based companies Serious Texas...

DATE: June 28, 2016 | CATEGORY: Business

A new consignment store for Cortesians

The Flipping Frog consignment store opened last week on Main Street in Cortez, offering furniture, home-decor items, jewelry and clothes. The shop, which opened between The Farm Bistro and Come...

DATE: April 15, 2014 | CATEGORY: Business