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E’s Emporium Has Retro Holidays Covered

Whatever looks retro from mid-century into the 80’s, you might find at E’s Emporium. Yes, there are some red Santas, but you’ll find more orange cushions and accents than anywhere else. There’s silvery glitz and a sleek “modern” fireplace to … Continue reading

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Haupt Antiek Christmas Market

Haupt Antiek Market is one big Christmas showcase. There are fresh arrangements and swags of greens with jaunty bows, vintage ornaments, all kinds of wreaths, and many Christmas trees. You’ll find inspirational signs to make you smile and some humorous … Continue reading

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Savor the St. Paul Sales This Weekend

It’s always a pleasure to visit St. Paul’s two occasional shops. They have so much to offer depending on your favorite decorating style and your particular home furnishing needs. The ladies at Urban Moon and The Middle Sister have a … Continue reading

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Carver and Chaska Celebrate October

The shops of Carver and Chaska continue to charm shoppers with interesting vintage pieces, handcrafted furniture, and freshly harvested florals, pumpkins and gourds. Rosehips & Willow has lovely wreaths and swags of bittersweet and rosehips (as they should with their … Continue reading

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Sales Start in South Minneapolis

Flamingos Divine Finds is the first shop to open for the weekend. The sidewalk is filled with chairs, original art and prints, and assorted treasures. Indoors and out back are tools, clothing, dishes, record albums, and a huge assortment of … Continue reading

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Halloween Harvest in Hopkins

The cheerful reds, oranges, and yellows of autumn are abundant this weekend at Garden Party Gallery. For those who love fall celebrations, this is a great place to find unique decorations for your home. The clever crafters have transformed everyday … Continue reading

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Autumn Vintage at Haupt Antiek Market

Haupt Antiek Market is packed to the rafters with all kinds of fall and Halloween themed decor. The bright oranges, reds and yellows are a great contrast to mellow old stained wood and more recently painted whites and creams. There … Continue reading

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Carver Shops Are Open

The shops of Carver are open this afternoon and tomorrow with an amazing selection of furniture, architectural adornments, vintage decor, and fun and inspirational signs. That’s just for starters. A new customer this morning said it was hard to take … Continue reading

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Urban Cottage Has Everything

Urban Cottage opens tomorrow, Wednesday, at noon with an amazing selection of vintage pieces for your home, patio, cottage or garden. (Or closet!) There are industrial pieces to be sure, but also beautifully refinished, classic furniture and mirrors to add … Continue reading

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Hopkins’ Garden Party (Vintage) Gallery

Hopkins is well known for its antique shops. And its Art Center. Garden Party Gallery at 1213 Mainstreet combines antiques with artisan craft. This occasional shop offers unique takes on repurposing vintage furniture with collage, paint, stain and metalwork. There … Continue reading

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