This past weekend, the Valere Rene team took a trip to the Magnolia Silos at Waco, Texas! We are huge fans of Chip and Joanna on " Fixer Upper," so we were thrilled to take a detour on our way home from our Dallas business trip to visit the amazing venue.
When we first pulled up, Magnolia Market employees were handing out free cupcakes in anticipation of their bakery, " Flour," opening later this year. Those cupcakes were the BOMB; you could tell they were scratch-made, and the Strawberries and Cream were a hit among our group.
Walking into the amazing grounds of the Waco Magnolia Silos, we were filled with excitement and joy. Everyone was happy to help us and excited we were there. We were excited to see snow cones and our favorite Steel City Pops for sale as you walked in, and if the cupcakes hadn't had us stuffed, we would have bought both carts to beat the Texas heat.
Joanna's style was expressed everywhere around the grounds. Rustic swings, gorgeous pergolas, and a giant turf play area made for the perfect area for parents and kids alike to have a great time. Local food trucks circled the area to ensure everyone was well-fed and a garden to the side housed the cutest " Seed and Supply" store. We even saw the barn featured on the Magnolia Market Blog!
Time passed, and we decided to explore the famous Magnolia Market of Waco, Texas to escape the hot summer day. As we walked in, we were awestruck by the beauty of the pieces hand-selected by the Gaines for their customers. Gorgeous signs covered the walls, and perfect table and wall accessories were scattered around the showroom. We decided to pick up a "#DEMODAY" tee for our CFO, father, and husband, Larry, and headed into the next room. If at all possible, the second store space was even more amazing the the first. We walked down the stairs to be greeted by bales of cotton (yes, bales!) and overwhelmed by the beauty of all the products we saw. We purchased our shirt and headed back out onto the grounds.
Sadly, the hot summer Texas day got the best of us, and we decided to leave the Silos. We had a blast exploring the place we had grown to love on social media and television and can't wait to visit again on a cooler day.
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