1986 and Dillard's opens one of their first "double-header" operations at OAK PARK MALL. The south anchor had been rebranded as a conventional Dillard's in 1984. With Dillard's buyout of Macy's Kansas City, in late 1985, the north anchor was refashioned into "Dillard's North" (a "Women's Store"). The original location was reconfigured as "Dillard's South" (which carried men's, junior's and children's merchandise).