The store that has everything...

Meet Christina Phillips of Park + Eighth, a well-known Fort Worth designer, dog lover, adventure seeker, and the owner of the most fabulous home decor store in town. Her shop is filled with unique finds, both old and new, that you won't find anywhere else. We have all experienced that design hault when we strain to find a statement piece for our home. Park + Eighth's selection will not let you down!

Happy Birthday Fort Worth

Happy Birthday to you Fort Worth! 169 years ago, fort worth was founded. In it's early days, Fort Worth was called "the place where the West begins" and has since grown in to the home of almost 800,000 who have given the city the new nickname, "The Fort", to more appropriately fit its current urban-esque vibe. Fort Worth will always be a place where history lives from the iconic Stockyard Station developed in the 1900's, our beautiful downtown square, Southside, Thistle Hill, and the list goes on.


Valentine's Day Date Guide

The big day is finally here! It can be a daunting task to figure out where to get a yummy meal to celebrate the day of love- especially on the day of! That’s why we did it for you. Take a read (and a deep breath), here are some last minute ideas for Valentine's Day in the Fort!

Weekend Rundown: Open House Expo

It's a busy weekend in Fort Worth with 17 beautiful open houses for y'all to stop by on Sunday. For more information, contact the agents listed or visit the Burt Ladner Instagram page,

Rodeo Guide | Local Eats

Our team has put together a guide to all of our favorite restaurants within walking distance to the rodeo because well, we care. Check out our Burt Ladner top eats and recommendations!

Rode Guide | Live Music

What would the Stock Show and Rodeo be without a lil’ live music? During the event, there are tons of opportunities to listen to various Country and Americana artists. Below we have laid out a list of performers at the Coors Light Road House and at Billy Bob’s in the stockyards. Be sure to cross a couple of these must-sees off your list these next few weeks!

Burt Ladner Rodeo Guide

Cowboy up y’all! The best time of year has finally rolled around and The Stock Show and Rodeo has begun! This annual event runs through February 3rd. Click through to learn more about the event and to see our Burt Ladner top picks!


Staying Fit in the Fort

Alright Fort Worthians, a New Year is upon us and if you are like the majority of the population you are probably using the New Year to start a brand new resolution, kick start an old routine, or use the surrounding motivation to keep up your current lifestyle you have been rocking out for some time. We think Food, fitness, and fun just about cover the majority of our 2018 goals, right? Selling the Fort has compiled a list of great local businesses to help keep you on track! 


We want to see you in action! When you pop into these spots, take a photo, post it on Instagram, and tag us: @selling.the.fort and #fitinthefort

Monogramming and Gifts by Kendall Geldard Designs

Kendall is the designer behind the beautiful and creative monograms at Kendall Geldard Designs. This Fort Worth shop has a local store front and also hosts a shop on the website Etsy to showcase her designs and gifts. I absolutely adore the KENDALL and her easy going personality. She is my "go to" for all things monogram worthy... she says she can personalize anything! " If it will sit still long enough; I can monogram it."-Kendall