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!
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!
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!
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!
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!
Belle Junque is hosting a festive evening on Thursday, December 1st with music, refreshments, and discounts from 5:30 to 7:30. Renowned baroque violinist Jin Kim will serenade you while you sip wine, enjoy treats, and do some holiday shopping. The shop is decorated for the holidays with understated elegance and filled with furniture, accessories, and decor. All purchases will be discounted 15% during this event. Belle Junque is located at 474 Cleveland Ave. S. (at Randolph) in St. Paul and is open as well during regular business hours on Thursday through Saturday from 10 to 4. Happy saling!
Looking ahead to THE big shopping weekend after Thanksgiving? Remember your favorite small, local, vintage shops which will be open for an extra one, two or three days this month as a bonus for you! Your Lucky Day is one store which will be ready to provide unique holiday gifts and decor on Saturday and Sunday from 9 to 5 on both days. You’ll see adorable, tiny (one-inch tall!) cloches with a holiday tree inside, silhouettes of winter scenes, festive jewelry, and plaid shirts and jackets. You’ll find bunting and signs sharing messages of Peace and Joy. And the fabulous fresh wreaths complete with charming vintage decorations will be there too…and lots more to delight you and someone on your gift list. Your Lucky Day is located at 4159 Grand Avenue South in Minneapolis next door to Royal Grounds Coffee on the corner. Happy saling!
Snow and sunshine are a great combination to inspire holiday shopping. The Middle Sister and Urban Moon shop are ready with their special mix of vintage and Scandinavian holiday decor along with dishes, serving pieces, glassware, and linens for entertaining family and friends. You’ll find an array of furniture, lamps, mirrors and prints for your home plus jewelry, bags, and scarves. The shop is open from 10 to 5 on Saturdays and noon to 5 on Sundays at 1048 Selby, just a block east of Lexington Parkway in St. Paul. Happy saling!
Haupt Antiek Market is all decked out for the winter holidays. Snowflakes, reindeer, antlers, candles, holly plus Santa and nativity scenes vie with multitudes of vintage ornaments and fresh evergreens artfully arranged in vintage containers. There are signs with messages of PEACE and JOY along with vintage posters and paintings with a cozy cabin feel. Amongst all the finery are tables, cabinets, dressers, chests, and other furniture for storage and entertaining. You’ll find dishes, tablecloths, jewelry, vintage cards, and lamps. For inspiration and to find that special accessory, head to 7570 West 147th St. (just west of Cedar Avenue) in Apple Valley. Store hours are Thursday from 9 to 8, Friday from 9 to 7, Saturday from 9 to 5, and Sunday from 11 to 4. Happy saling!