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Holiday Abundance at Urban Cottage

Urban Cottage has an appealing variety of glitz, traditional, and handcrafted décor and furnishings for the holiday season this month. You are greeted outside with fresh evergreen boughs and dogwood branches (both sold in bunches) scattered among vintage sleds. Inside … Continue reading

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Shop for Christmas Décor at Garden Party Gallery

Trees and ornaments abound this month at Garden Party Gallery in Hopkins. You’ll also find jewelry, tables, chests, chairs, magnet boards (and magnets) plus sweet handmade animals for kids, masks and lanyards, glassware, signs, candles and so much more. The … Continue reading

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Colorful Carver County Sales

It’s another glorious day for a drive to Carver County! The sky is deep blue, the sun is intense, and the trees are richly colored in autumn’s brightest hues. Similar colors are abundant in the shops as well. Linda’s Cellar … Continue reading

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Halloween and Fall Fun at Garden Party Gallery

If you love Halloween, Garden Party Gallery is the place for you! There are pumpkins made from fabric, concrete, wood, and more plus black cats and witches hats. Autumn leaves and sunflowers highlight wreaths and other fall décor. Dining tables … Continue reading

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Fall Delights Around the Area

Haupt Antiek Market had lots to inspire shoppers outside while they waited their turn to go inside this morning. Pumpkins and rustic goods were popular. There was so much more to discover inside with vendors going all-out for this month’s … Continue reading

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Vibrant Fall Color at Garden Party Gallery

Garden Party Gallery is ablaze with fall color both inside and outside the yellow house. The gardens are still blooming and accented with pumpkins galore. Inside are scads of fall-themed decorations to brighten a cloudy day from now until Thanksgiving. … Continue reading

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It’s Time for Fall Inspiration

Cooler weather brings visions of crisp days and cozy time spent indoors. The time is ripe for new accessories and occasional furniture like the pale blue chests, wicker baskets, soft throws, and charming lampshades you’ll find at Urban Cottage. Yes, … Continue reading

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Urban Moon Pop-up is an Outdoor Sale

Like the former shop, this pop-up collection includes small furniture, baskets, picture frames, vases, art, pillows, table linens, textiles, pots, signs, dishes, chic bulletin boards, some seasonal décor, and lots of lamps. Most prices are extremely reasonable with just a … Continue reading

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