sunland park mall el pasoCielo Vista Mall and Sunland Park Mall are getting a facelift as well as some new stores.

The announcement was made Thursday morning via a press release. According to the release, new store openings and renovations including Francesca’s Collections, Robert Wayne Footwear, The Children’s Place, Dress Barn, Shoe Dept. Encore, rue21 and Shield Apparel will join the city’s largest malls.

“We’re thrilled to offer a number of new retailers and remodeled stores to the community and our visitors,” said Cindy Foght, area director of marketing. “We look forward to another exciting year introducing many new, exclusive-to-the-market tenants.”

Francesca’s Collections offers an eclectic mix of carefully-curated clothing, bright baubles, bold accessories, and playful gifts that are as fun to give as they are to receive. The store opens May 2013 and will be located at the Lower Level, Center Court of Cielo Vista Mall.

Robert Wayne Footwear is now open. It offers popular brands including Dr. Martens, Converse, Vans, Puma, Adidas, DC, UGG Australia, Lacoste, Supra and Creative Rec to name a few. The store carries the newest styles for Men, Women and Children and sells them at the best possible prices. It is located on the lower level of Cielo Vista Mall, across from the Apple Store.

The Children’s Place at Cielo Vista Mall has reopened after remodling. The Children’s Place offers shoppers apparel, accessories and shoes for girls and boys newborn to 10 years of age. It is located in the lower Level of Cielo Vista, Macy’s Court.

Dress Barn has reopened at Sunland Park Mall after remodling. Dress Barn sells women’s apparel, shoes and accessories. The new store will open just in time to offer shoppers the latest spring collection. It is located at the lower level, across from Forever 21 in Sunland Park Mall.

Shoe Dept. Encore is a first timer at Sunland Park Mall. They offer the latest trends in brand name family footwear including dress, casual, athletic and office appropriate. The store opens later this month at the upper level of Sunland Park Mall, Dillard’s North Court.

rue21 is also a first time store at Sunland Park Mall. They offer a broad assortment of the newest emerging fashion trends in apparel and accessories for girls and guys. Using a competitive pricing strategy, rue21 makes a specific, unique statement by offering fashion at a value. It will be located at the lower level, next to The Limited at Sunland Park Mall. The store opens in May.

Shield Apparel sells clothing from popular brand names such as MEK Denim, Roav, Afflication, Xtreme Couture, Fox, Ardiac and Metal Mulisha for men and women. The store also offers body piercing services and body jewelry. It opens May and will be located in the upper level, Glass enclosed kiosk across from Glorietta’s in Sunland Park Mall.

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