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Ask A Minnesota Expert: Decorating Your First Apartment On A Budget

Make your first apartment fabulous!

06/23/2015

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Best Places To Buy Father’s Day Gifts In Minnesota

The range of Father’s Day gift ideas is immense at any of these locally owned and operated stores.

06/16/2015

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5 Books To Give Dad For Father’s Day Gifts

Dads can be tough to shop for. But don’t let the pressure of finding the perfect Father’s Day gift fill you with dread. Whether he’s into baseball, history or humor, our sister company Simon & Schuster has a book that your dad will love.

06/15/2015

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Best Bridal Shops In Minnesota

Minnesota has some of the best bridal shops. It rocks with wedding apparel. While weddings are often associated with the bride, some shops have attire for the groom and members of the bridal party. It takes a community to help prepare for the wedding day.

06/09/2015

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6 Father’s Day Gifts To Help Dad Organize His Mancave Or Garage

It can be very difficult to find the perfect gift for dad on Father’s Day, but with a little creativity and a bit of time you can find something very special that he will be able to use every day.

06/03/2015

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“GOOGELLE” Reveals The 10 Most Asked Beauty Questions On The Internet

Find out what the top 10 most asked beauty questions on the Internet are from ELLE Beauty Director, Emily Dougherty.

06/02/2015

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Best Places To Buy Swimsuits In Minnesota

When bathing suit season arrives, many of us think of sipping tropical drinks on sunny beaches in Florida. Though Minnesota is landlocked, there’s still a need for the perfect swimsuit for the summer season.

06/02/2015

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5 Classes Or Lessons To Give Dad For Father’s Day

Think outside the gift box this Father’s Day with these five class ideas.

06/01/2015

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Ask An Expert: Hottest Summer Trends In Minnesota

Don’t let another summer of style pass you by. The belief that being fashionable costs money has proven to be false. Many of this year’s fashions not only bring back styles that may have been pushed to the back of your closet, but they can be found at your local Target or neighborhood shopping mall as well.

05/26/2015

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Best Photography Shops In Minnesota

With camera and video functions available on most phones, an opportunity to capture the moment is never far away. However, just because phones often can take photos, many still enjoy using traditional cameras to record memories. Photography shops in Minnesota cater to every type of photographer and can offer great deals on cameras as well as advice on the perfect picture taking tool. Whether you’re looking for the best tools or just a good camera to take with you on your next vacation, these stores can help you choose the best camera possible.

05/19/2015

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5 Camping Gear Must Haves For Summer Vacations

Don’t leave home without these five handy camping gadgets. You’ll have all the important conveniences of home without tons of bulky equipment.

05/11/2015

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WCCO Viewers’ Choice For Best Manicure, Pedicure In Minnesota

Just in time for Mother’s Day, we went in search of the best manicure and pedicure in Minnesota. Your votes sent Natalie Nyhus to White Bear Lake for a little pampering at Indulge Salon and Spa.

05/07/2015

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5 Must Have Spring Fashion Accessories

Complete your warm weather look with these five must-have accessories this Spring.

05/06/2015

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6 Books To Give Mom For Mother’s Day Gifts

Our moms do so much for us. Each Mother’s Day, we want to find the perfect gift to show just how much we love and appreciate them. Whether your mom loves novels or memoirs or home cooking, our sister company Simon & Schuster is back with a book that she’ll love.

05/04/2015

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Mother’s Day Gifts For Techy Moms

If your mom loves techy things, chances are she already has that iPad. Here are five other techy gift ideas for your Mom this Mother’s Day.

04/29/2015

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Best Gift Shops For Mother’s Day In Minnesota

Five Minnesota gift stores that can make finding a gift for Mom a delightful and energizing experience.

04/28/2015

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Best Up-&-Coming Local Brands In Minnesota

No stranger to innovation, Minnesotans have developed products from sandpaper to pacemakers and brands from Cheerios to TCBY. Read more about the five best new local brands in Minnesota, their location, and their founders.

04/21/2015

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Best Kids Clothing Stores In Minnesota

Meet some busy moms who saw the need to fill the void of quality in kid’s clothing and personalized shopping experience.

04/14/2015

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Best Places To Buy Women’s Athletic Wear In Minnesota

With summer right around the corner, Minnesotans are flocking to the gym to make sure they look great in less clothing. Exercising has become a great excuse to get into a new look and create a fashionable wardrobe full of fun and comfortable athletic clothing. Women have gone beyond yoga pants and neon running shoes in the gym and have added entire outfits that are functional and fancy. Great athletic wear also begs to be worn and used. Find motivation to exercise and an excuse to wear the best gear at any of these retailers.

04/07/2015

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Ask an Expert: Fashion Forward Thinking For The Season In Minnesota

Minnesota Fashion Maven Sara Rogers sees seven new styles for Spring, 2015

03/31/2015

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Best Places To Shop For Easter Basket Goodies In Minnesota

Brighten up the holiday, and celebrate the warming weather of spring, with treats from these local stores.

03/24/2015

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Top Places To Buy April Fools’ Day Gag Gifts In Minnesota

Looking for a laugh this April Fools’ Day? Look no further than this list of hilarious gifts.

03/17/2015

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Ask An Expert: Hottest Trends In Minnesota This Spring

Want to incorporate the latest trends into your everyday style? Davee Ek shows you how.

03/10/2015

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Best Candy Shops In Minnesota

Do you remember your favorite candy store? Many of them are still around. Read and reminisce about five of the many noteworthy Minnesota candy stores.

03/03/2015

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Maker Of Clearly Blue & Black Dress Now Marketing It As #TheDress

Not since “less filling” vs. “tastes great” has there been a debate this all-consuming. One little cocktail party dress is getting the whole world to throw drinks in other people’s faces. The question of whether a dress posted on Tumblr is blue and black or whether it’s white and gold has everyone drawing clear lines in the sand.

02/27/2015

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Wacky Fashion At Met Gala

Big names turned out in New York City last night for the annual Met Gala. But even bigger than the names were the fashion choices.

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Oscars’ Best And Worst Dressed

The stars turned out dressed in their finest for the 87th Academy Awards. And, as is the case with the nominees, some were winners and others were not.

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Suits With Shorts: Fashion Do Or Don’t?

The WCCO Morning Show team debated whether or not it’s a good idea for men to wear suits that come with shorts instead of pants. Maybe if you look like these models, you’ll have a better chance at pulling it off.

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Macy’s Flower Show: The Secret Garden

After a blustery winter comes the renewal of spring and the famed Macy’s Flower Show® with Gardens by Bachman’s where fantasy and discovery await at Macy’s downtown Minneapolis store. From Sunday, March 23 through Sunday, April 6, The Secret Garden, the theme of this year’s floral extravaganza will offer spectators a peek behind the magic and majesty of lush landscapes.

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Fall Fashion: Men’s Sweaters

Minnesota Fashion Week starts Friday, so here is a closer look at one of the hottest trends in men’s fashion — sweaters!

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