Nicole Crosbie

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Minneapolis Designer Making a Splash After Project Runway

Minnesota designer, Danielle Everine, competed on Project Runway this past season in hopes of becoming America’s next top designer.

02/14/2012

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Best Meals Under $25 In The Twin Cities

Just because you’re on a budget doesn’t mean that you have to skip an appetizer or dessert. Here are five dining options that will allow you to order both without feeling guilty.

11/07/2011

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Minnesota’s Best Fall Sweaters For Under $50

When shopping for new sweaters to keep warm this fall, you don’t have to stick to simple, solid colored cardigans. Change things up this season by adding new colors, patterns, fits and details to your wardrobe. With prices under $50, you can afford to add a few new items.

10/25/2011

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Adventuring Through Minneapolis With Public Transportation

Driving downtown can mean sitting in traffic, driving around the block trying to find parking and paying at least $10 for parking. Here are a few options for things to do at light rail stops.

10/24/2011

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Best Autumn Boots In Minnesota For Under $100

Boots are a must-have for any fall outfit and finding affordable footwear can be challenging. We set out to find as many fashionable and affordable boots as we could. Here are options for tall, short and colored boots, all for $100 or less.

10/18/2011

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Affordable Dining In The Twin Cities

Going out to dinner doesn’t have to be for special occasions. If you know the right places with the right prices, you can afford to go to dinner when you’re just not in the mood to cook.

10/17/2011

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Men’s Fall Fashion Trends From Twill

Fashion may change every season, but Scott Dayton, owner of Twill in Edina, recommends buying classic, timeless pieces that will never go out of style.

10/11/2011

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Twin Cities Guide to Free Culture

The Twin Cities offer a variety of cultural experiences and many of them are free. Whether you enjoy art, nature or history, there is a museum that fits your interest. Here are some free opportunities.

10/10/2011

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Tips & Tricks On Layering Your Look For Fall

We all want to wear our summer clothes all year round but when fall comes we need to start dressing warmer. With fluctuating fall weather, wearing layers is essential and can be fashionable at the same time.

10/04/2011

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Free And Cheap Shows In The Twin Cities

Music, comedy and dancing don’t have to cost much if you know the right places to go. Here are some cheap options for a night out on the town.

10/03/2011

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Best Places To Buy Activewear

When working out, comfort and functionality are key. Looking stylish is important too, and Lululemon Athletica, lucy activewear and maha! inspired activewear offer solutions to look and feel great while working out.

09/27/2011

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People Watching Across Minnesota

People watching can provide hours of entertainment and best of all, it’s free. Find a comfy spot to sit and spend some time taking in the sites and people around you.

09/26/2011

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Dinner for Free: Happy Hours With Complimentary Food

Happy hour is great for discounted food and drinks, but if you’re trying to dine on a budget, nothing beats free. Here are your best bets for free food at local bars, pubs and restaurants.

09/19/2011

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Meet The New Queens Of Pops

Andi McDaniel and Sarah Newberry serve up gourmet ice pops using fresh, natural ingredients with 10,000 Licks.

09/14/2011

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Interview: Local Designers Of Coco And Breezy Eyewear

Identical twin designers Coco and Breezy seem to have it all — a successful eyewear and accessories collection, celebrity clientele like Nicki Minaj, Serena Williams and Kelly Osbourne and plans to expand their growing C && B empire.

09/13/2011

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Designer Collections For Fall 2011 — Part 2

Last week we brought you part 1 of the Nordstrom 2011 Fall Designer Preview, benefitting the Starkey Hearing Foundation showcasing designers like Chanel, Gucci and Michael Kors.

09/06/2011

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Designer Collections For Fall 2011 — Part 1

The Nordstrom 2011 Fall Designer Preview brought a taste of New York to the Twin Cities as Minnesotans had the opportunity to see the hottest garments for fall from some of the top American and European designers.

08/30/2011

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Fall Runway Trends

This fall, designers are bringing back color, plaid and a new kind of sexy conservative. From runway to real life, get all the details on the hottest trends for fall.

08/23/2011

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Summer Handbag Essentials

In the scorching summer sun, it is all too easy to feel like a melted mess instead of a bronzed beauty. Keep these items in your handbag to look your very best this summer.

08/09/2011

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Ellie Goulding Lights Up The Stage

The past two years of British singer-songwriter Ellie Goulding’s career have been life-changing. From playing at the Royal Wedding reception for Prince William and Duchess Catherine to singing with John Mayer at Wembley Arena, Goulding has experienced a whirlwind of excitement.

08/05/2011

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Polo Club Hosts Annual Twin City Polo Classic

The Twin City Polo Club in Maple Plain drew a large crowd Sunday as it hosted its 22nd Annual Twin City Polo Classic.

08/01/2011

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Design Collective Features Community Fashion

Design Collective may be a small boutique, but it boasts big talent. Created to highlight Minnesota talent, everything found at Design Collective has been created by a local designer.

07/26/2011

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Joe Jonas Steps Out On His Own

Joe Jonas is ready to make his own mark on the music industry as he prepares to release his first solo album this September. He promises a more mature album with a new sound that fans haven’t heard before.

07/23/2011

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New Places To Shop At The Mall Of America

With 520 diverse retail shops, Mall of America has something for even the pickiest of shoppers. New retailers are added each year and 2011 is no exception. Get the details on three new places to shop at Mall of America.

07/19/2011

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Eco-Chic Baskets For Summer By Jeanne Beatrice

Eco-chic has become increasingly popular as designers pair the latest fashions with environmentally friendly materials.

07/12/2011

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