We love a list, and a (Secret) Local List is even better. Today, DFW Style Daily’s newest series continues with more expert recommendations for local dining, shopping, and more. Cork Wine Bar in Uptown’s West Village in 2011, Rennells is on a mission to demystify the oft-intimidating industry through innovative, budget-friendly finds from the vine. Much like the complex yet accessible collection you’ll find at Cork, Rennells’ Big D obsessions are uniquely diverse. Today, we’re taking you on a tasteful tour of her favorite hot spots and hidden gems. Mai’s Vietnamese with a great bottle of bubbly. Nicole Kwon Concept Store as her designer destination, Rennells notes of her West Village neighbor, “I’m now obsessed with Mother jeans and Thatcher dresses. Nicole has introduced me to so many new labels!” Topshop collection at Nordstrom for trendy pieces, and I’m a sucker for Neiman Marcus Last Call,” the tastemaker expands on her shopping faves. Jonathan Adler, but since I’m on a budget, I score cool home goods at Z Gallerie and West Elm.” Bishop Arts District and Fountain Place for great architecture, entertainment, and people watching.” Stephanie Rennells headshot, credit Roberto Innetti. Additional images via individual restaurants and retailers.