Ask A Minnesota Expert: Preparing For Fall FashionFall fashion this year is fluid and multifaceted, according to Amy Rosenthal, CEO and co-founder of the boutique Amalli Talli. Layered flowing contours, whimsical prints, and vintage jewelry show a mid-60s/early 70s flair. The dot-com 90s make a 50s-style statement in leather biker and jean jackets and pearl chokers. Platform shoes, velvet, and suede and flannel are in. And so are skinny jeans. Career gals still pocket a smart phone in a pant suit, but more are converting to the skirt suit. Bold and bright accessories warm the cool look of a fall wardrobe.
Best Minnesota Spots For A Mani PediMinnesota has a whole host of options, from affordable finds to luxurious locales for decking out your digits, softening your soles and pampering yourself.
Top Minnesota Stores For Back-To-School ShoppingSummer isn't over yet, but it's time for back-to-school shopping. This means school supplies and school clothes. School days - don't you love them?
Best Places To Buy Gardening Supplies In MinnesotaNow that lawn and garden season is here, what tools and supplies should you buy? Before shopping for gardening or landscaping supplies, itemize tools and materials on a want and wish list. If you wish to beautify outdoor surroundings and harmonize indoor/outdoor living space, add décor and furnishings to the want list.
Best Places For Pool Accessories In MinnesotaBefore the swimming pool, children and adults retreated to the ol' swimming hole in the summer. Swimming ended when the first frost began. Now, households can have a private swimming pool. Maintaining a pool involves work and supplies, however. Nonetheless, a beautiful swimming pool or spa can add value and enjoyment to residential and commercial property. So, give your swimming pool the spa treatment.
Get Movin' Monday: What To Buy In JulyThis week we say so long to June and hello to the month of July. It's a month retailers start to clear inventory, so it's a great time to stock up on summer staples.
Ask A Minnesota Expert: Best Gifts For Father's DayFor Father's Day, think outside the tie-and-socks gift box. Duluth Pack, an outdoor gear manufacturer and home goods retailer in Minnesota, has down-to-earth gift suggestions for dad on his big day.
Get Movin' Monday: Best Deals For JuneIt’s wedding and graduation season, Father’s Day is coming up, and we’re looking at more outdoor activities to enjoy the warm weather months.
Ask An Expert: Upcoming Summer Fashion Trends In MinnesotaStylist and fashion consultant Carly Gatzlaff, owner of Ă La Mode Wardrobe Consulting, offers tips on upcoming summer fashion trends and ideas for looking your summer best.
Best Neighborhood To Go On A Shopping Spree In MinnesotaMinnesota is one of the best states for shoppers because of abundant premium outlets, shopping centers, malls and discount stores. The state is home to many of the best neighborhood shopping districts.
Best Places To Buy Golf Clothes In MinnesotaGolf apparel can be as expensive as the sport itself. You might not be Jack Nicklaus, Phil Mickelson, Michelle Wie or Tiger woods in the world of pro golf fashion. But these Minnesota sporting goods and sportswear stores have golf clothes that fit your budget and look good.
Best Deals To Celebrate Tax Day In MinnesotaYou don't have to hold your breath until the last minute to cap a real deal with your tax refund. April 18 is the filing deadline. If you know a refund is due, consider the locally owned Minnesota businesses that offers good deals and discounts during the year. We've named a few.