21,000 - 22,000 SF
Michaels Stores, Inc., North America’s largest arts and crafts specialty retailer, began in 1973 with one small store in Dallas. The first Michaels store was opened by Michael Dupey as part of Dupey Enterprises, Incorporated (DEI). By 1983 DEI had seven Michaels stores and five other craft stores. In 1983, DEI sold the stores to People’s Restaurant, Inc., who renamed their new company Michaels Arts & Crafts, Inc.