Category Archives: Cool Idea

It’s a Festive Fall at Garden Party Gallery

The outdoor garden is still blooming and the indoor décor is blazing in fall colors. Garden Party Gallery is packed with pumpkins of several varieties including some handmade of cement with twigs for stems and others of repurposed wooden sofa … Continue reading

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Prairie Haven and More Hutchinson Vendors

Prairie Haven Designs is a combination of beautifully crafted pillows, light fixtures and upholstery mixed with vintage furniture, dishes, and fun accessories all artistically displayed in a purpose-built barn-like building which is usually open just four times a year. This … Continue reading

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Hopkins’ Garden Party Gallery is Ready for Spring

Yes, there is still snow in the yard, but the sidewalks are dry and spring has arrived inside the Garden Party Gallery. The shop is filled with furniture in natural wood as well as pieces in distressed whites to brighten … Continue reading

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The Fall Sale at Your Lucky Day

Your Lucky Day opens for the fall sale tomorrow at 9 AM. The shop is full of autumn colors, fun decor, and home furnishings. You’ll find vintage costumes and masks as well as greeting cards with a vintage feel. Throw … Continue reading

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Clever and Classy in St. Paul

The Middle Sister offers a mix of cleverly re-purposed items and classic traditional furniture. Who wouldn’t love a magnetic board with a map of France for inspiration? Covering dresser drawers with the same fabric as the seat of a chair … Continue reading

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Cool Idea: Old Chair + WOW! Fabric

This is such a hot item, I had to share it.  I love this idea – taking an old, traditional chair and reupholstering it with a chic yet “wow” fabric.  This will brighten any room! This gem of an idea … Continue reading

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Cool Idea: Fence Post Towel Holder

Today’s Cool Idea comes from Jennifer of The Crowned Cottage in New Market, Minnesota. She says that one trick they’ve used at their shop (and their customers have taken to, as well) is to turn a fence post into a … Continue reading

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