Spring Cruising to Carver and Chaska

Ms. Mac's Too, Carver
Ms. Mac’s Too,
Carver

Good Junk Garage, Carver
Good Junk Garage,
Carver

Carver Junk Co., Carver
Carver Junk Co.,
Carver

Farm Girl Junk, Carver
Farm Girl Junk,
Carver

Linda's Cellar, Chaska
Linda’s Cellar,
Chaska

The shops of Carver and Chaska are welcoming the lovely spring weather this weekend with plants, flowers and fresh decorations to brighten your home and your spirits. Newly refurbished tables, chests, headboards, and cupboards are ready along with inspiring and humorous signs. Shops in historic downtown Carver and Linda’s Cellar at 110 East Second Street in Chaska are open Friday and Saturday 10 to 4 and some on Sunday from 11 to 3. Happy saling!

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A Visit to Urban Cottage

Urban Cottage
Urban Cottage
Urban Cottage
Urban Cottage
Urban Cottage
Urban Cottage

Urban Cottage lived up to expectations on re-opening day with fresh paint, restored furniture, and lots of fun gifts and accessories. New vendors bring a changed look in the lower level which includes decorative pieces for your home and an expanded selection of stylish vintage clothes. Hints of spring with green plants and cut flowers mix with shiny silver and elegant mirrors. Just as you’d expect – elegant yet playful. Shop hours are 10 to 6 Friday through Sunday at 5157 Bloomington Avenue South in Minneapolis. Happy saling!

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Urban Cottage Will Open Thursday at 10 AM!

Urban Cottage
Urban Cottage

A Cupcake Social  at Urban Cottage
A Cupcake Social
at Urban Cottage

Acanthus Floral Art at Urban Cottage
Acanthus Floral Art
at Urban Cottage

The re-opening of Urban Cottage for the February sale has been delayed to Thursday morning, February 9th at 10:00 AM. Please note the change of day/date.

Come Thursday morning to see the refreshed shop and come back later for cupcakes from A Cupcake Social and champagne! The celebration from 5 to 7 PM will also include drawings for Urban Cottage gift certificates, a fresh floral arrangement from Acanthus Floral Art, and your choice of one new Minnesota item. Guest vendor Smittens by Amy will have luscious mittens to keep you warm through the last of winter. And we can always count on beautiful furniture, accessories, jewelry, and more from the amazing vendors at Urban Cottage. Weekend hours are Thursday from 10 to 7, Friday and Saturday from 10 to 6, and Sunday from 10 until 5. Urban Cottage is located at 4157 Bloomington Avenue South in Minneapolis. Happy saling!

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Buffalo Continues to Offer Great Shopping

Second Hand Rose
Second Hand Rose

The Cottage Door
The Cottage Door

This & That Now & Then
This & That Now & Then

The Porch & Atelier
The Porch & Atelier

The Porch & Atelier
The Porch & Atelier

The Porch & Atelier
The Porch & Atelier

The shops of Buffalo continue the tradition of quality, variety, and excitement started long ago when Second Hand Rose was the first occasional store in the state. All the shops are open this weekend with lots of clever decorating pieces, attractive vintage and re-purposed furniture, handcrafted jewelry, beautiful green plants, and accessories for you and your home. A few items of special interest include large hearts crafted from wire at Second Hand Rose (SHR), a nice selection of vintage doors at The Cottage Door (of course!), barn wood boards at This & That, sweet wooden hearts at the Porch and lush green plants and pots upstairs at The Atelier. Just to mention a few. You’ll find This & That and SHR on Soo Lane just south of Hwy. 55. They are open until 6 today and from 10 to 5 on Sunday. The Porch & Atelier and the Cottage Door are neighbors on Central Avenue with the big parking lot at the lower level entrances to the north. Their hours are until 5 today and from 11 to 4 on Sunday. Happy saling!

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Carver and Chaska Shops

Ms Mac's Too
Ms Mac’s Too

Sign at Farm Girl Junk
Sign at Farm Girl Junk

Stained Glass at Good Junk Garage
Stained Glass at Good Junk Garage

Good Junk Garage
Good Junk Garage

Carver Junk Company
Carver Junk Company

Linda's Cellar, Chaska
Linda’s Cellar, Chaska

The shops of Carver and Chaska have beautiful things for you or for a gift. Open Friday and Saturday from 10 to 4 and Sunday from 11 to 3. Happy saling!

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Haupt Antiek Loves A Fresh Start

Haupt Antiek Market
Haupt Antiek Market
Haupt Antiek Market
Haupt Antiek Market

Haupt Antiek Market
Haupt Antiek Market

Haupt Antiek Market
Haupt Antiek Market

It’s a new month and a new year – time for a fresh start with new furniture and accessories. Haupt Antiek Market has lots of creative ideas to freshen your home, cabin, or studio. Plus all the goods to make it possible from lace to art, dishes to lamps. You can also add to your Valentine collection or buy that perfect gift. Hours are Thursday from 9 to 8, Friday from 9 to 7, Saturday from 9 to 5, and Sunday from 11 to 4 at 7570 West 147th St. in Apple Valley. Happy saling!

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Happy New Year! from Garden Party Gallery

Garden Party Gallery
Garden Party Gallery

Garden Party Gallery
Garden Party Gallery

Garden Party Gallery
Garden Party Gallery

Garden Party Gallery
Garden Party Gallery

Garden Party Gallery
Garden Party Gallery

Garden Party Gallery is ready for a fun winter party or a cozy evening by the fire with glassware, lamps, tables, and buffets among many other pieces of small, occasional furniture. Decor reflects the snowy season as well as Valentine’s Day which isn’t far away. Gifts for any event include photo frames, wall hangings, jewelry, signs, and creatively crafted vases and artwork. Whether you like rustic or chic, Garden Party Gallery may have the perfect thing – or will customize a piece for you. Shop hours are Thursday to Saturday from 10 to 6 and Sunday afternoon from 12 to 5 at 1213 Mainstreet in downtown Hopkins. Happy saling!

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Holiday Sale at Your Lucky Day

Your Lucky Day
Your Lucky Day

Your Lucky Day
Your Lucky Day

Your Lucky Day
Your Lucky Day

Your Lucky Day
Your Lucky Day

Your Lucky Day
Your Lucky Day

Your Lucky Day
Your Lucky Day

It’s a wonderful life and a wonderful time of the year at Your Lucky Day’s holiday sale. You’ll find an amazing selection of tiny ornaments and decorations handmade by the talented duo of shopkeepers Kristi and Joanne. You’ll find jewelry and fashion accessories plus flannel shirts, plaid jackets, and lovely dresses for holiday parties. There are glasses, dishes, and cookware for your own entertaining or for gift giving. Prints, posters, mirrors, and greeting cards mingle with toys, games, and cookbooks. There is truly something for everyone among the artfully arranged displays. Stop by the corner of 42nd & Grand in South Minneapolis for a festive shopping experience this weekend. Hours are 9 to 6 Thursday through Saturday and 10 to 5 on Sunday. Happy saling!

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All’s Aglitter at Urban Cottage

Urban Cottage
Urban Cottage

Urban Cottage
Urban Cottage

Urban Cottage
Urban Cottage

Urban Cottage
Urban Cottage

Urban Cottage
Urban Cottage

Urban Cottage glitters this month with shiny ornaments, silver trays, mercury glass, sparkly mirrors, and jewelry with lots of bling. Lamps and candles glow softly adding a sense of luxurious comfort to plaid blankets, soft wool shawls and gauzy scarves. Birch branches and large birch stars remind us of the peaceful natural world outside while we nibble yummy granola made by local food artisan Coco, bee & nut. Yes, there are tables, chests, chairs, desks, and even a wall of mailboxes turned into a unique end table for those needing extra furniture for the holidays. You’ll find glasses, cups, placemats, and napkins along with serving pieces, cookbooks, and adornments for your home or for gifts. Urban Cottage will be open Thursday from 10 to 7 with evening refreshments, Friday and Saturday from 10 to 6, and Sunday from 10 to 5 at 5157 Bloomington Avenue South in Minneapolis. Happy saling!

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