Category Archives: This Week’s Sales

Spring Has Come to Urban Cottage

A visit to Urban Cottage this weekend is like a breath of fresh air. The shop is filled with spring yellows and greens to brighten your mood and your home. Green plants, pussy willow branches, mini plants, vintage vases and … Continue reading

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Garden Party Gallery Welcomes Spring

Early spring weather awakens our craving for plants and flowers. Inside Garden Party Gallery, you’ll find flowering branches and buds plus sweet decorations for spring and Easter. There’s a small area of green including shamrocks and Irish coffee mugs. Small … Continue reading

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Signs of Spring in Carver and Chaska

There are many fun items this month at Carver General including garden tools, stakes, and shelves, paintings, signs, vintage windows, small tables and chests, large cabinets and tables, glassware, china, pots, plants, cloches, pillows, containers, baskets, summery candles, chairs, and … Continue reading

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Sunshine at Urban Cottage

Sunshine brings smiles today and a yearning for plants and summer gardens. Urban Cottage to the rescue with a lovely selection of green plants and garden accessories. You’ll also find bright pottery, sparkling glassware, and brilliant jewelry. Home décor items … Continue reading

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Carver Shops are Cozy and Nice

The shops of Carver offer lovely vintage items from wood cabinets to rusty metal and from old china to architectural remnants. Plus a few fresh goods with a vintage look or story like the “coal” candy or candles in festive … Continue reading

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Garden Party Gallery in Hopkins is Magical

The ambiance at Garden Party Gallery is magical. It’s cozy and over-the-top decorated for the holidays. Yes, you’ll find some tables, chests, and children’s Time Out chairs, but the overwhelming vibe is cheerful, hand-crafted Christmas décor. There are many variations … Continue reading

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Today’s Holiday Market in Ramsey is Open Until 7

This year’s Holiday Market at Green Valley Garden Center in Ramsey is as popular as ever. The garden center is bursting with poinsettia plants, evergreen swags, wreaths, trees, and pots, birch reindeer, and beautiful house plants at reasonable prices. Several … Continue reading

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‘Tis the Season in Carver and Chaska

The shops of Carver and Chaska are ready for the holiday season with lots of ornaments, arrangements, furnishings, and furniture – from rusty to glittering! There are plenty of signs, pillows, glasses, dishes, and metal implements plus sleds, skates, and … Continue reading

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Haupt Antiek Market Has Cozy, Christmas Feel

Winter Wonderland is a good description of the cozy farmhouse atmosphere at Haupt Antiek Market this month. There are oodles of Santas, ornaments, angels, snowflakes, and fresh evergreen arrangements in charming antique containers along with dishes, furniture, signs, blankets, and … Continue reading

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Country with a French touch at Bonjour Provence

Bonjour Provence is an annual sale of garden, cottage, and country furniture, household goods, and décor with a French flair. Most of the linens, dishes, glassware, signs, trays, and paintings are from France collected at flea markets and antique shops … Continue reading

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