Meet the Maker: Caroline Matthews of Dos Carolinas

Long-time San Antonio resident Caroline Matthews elevated the guayabera with luxe cotton fabric options, a tailored fit, and intricate, custom designs when she started her made-to-order line, Dos Carolinas, in 1987. With a flagship store at San Antonio’s Pearl development and a studio in Houston, Matthews is putting thousands of Texas men in her designs each year. We caught up with the designer to learn more about how she got her start in fashion (at Sears) and what it’s like working with discerning male shoppers. Growing up in West Texas, what were your creative pursuits as a child? I was the daughter who was given art lessons while my sisters took dance and acrobatics classes. When we were at the ranch in the summer, I used…View Original Post

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