Category Archives: Top Picks

Spring Cruising to Carver and 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 … Continue reading

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Happy New Year! from 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 … Continue reading

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All’s Aglitter at 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. … Continue reading

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Belle Junque Will Host a Special Ladies Night

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 … Continue reading

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Your Lucky Day is Prepared for THE Weekend

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 … Continue reading

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Vintage Christmas at Haupt Antiek Market

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 … Continue reading

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Urban Cottage Offers Beautiful, Elegant Decor

Urban Cottage is all a-glitter for the holidays with silver, gold, and sparkly decor which perfectly complements the gray and white furniture. Lamps glow, candles shimmer, and mirrors sparkle even more than usual this weekend as Urban Cottage heralds the … Continue reading

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Carver and Chaska Offer the Best of Fall

It’s lovely day for a drive in the country and wandering around the small historic towns of Carver County. The shops of Carver were filled with wonderful fall accents plus furniture, clever signs, pillows, art, rusty stuff and handcrafted goods. … Continue reading

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A Gathering of Friends Welcomes All

A Gathering of Friends is hosting their fall sale this weekend at the main Bachman’s store at 6010 Lyndale Avenue South in Minneapolis. The sale is packed with primitives, rustic, agricultural, garden, cottage, re-cycled and re-purposed goods (and a few … Continue reading

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Harvest Moon Market at Haupt Antiek Opens the 12th

This month’s sale at Haupt Antiek Market kicks off with a special Moonlight Madness Pre-Sale and Party from 5 to 8 on Wednesday evening with refreshments served. The market is brimming with decor and furnishings for Halloween and the harvest … Continue reading

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