Category Archives: Weekly Highlights

The Garden Party is at Urban Cottage

Urban Cottage is welcoming shoppers and gardeners right now to their garden party and fundraiser for Make A Wish Foundation. And what a lovely evening to have a little party! The party runs until 8 PM at 5157 Bloomington Avenue … Continue reading

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Chaska and Carver Exude Charm

It’s perfect weather for a drive to the historic river towns on the southwest rim of the metro area. In Chaska you can browse a grand assortment of housewares, garden accessories, old rusty signs plus new painted signs, plaid shirts, … Continue reading

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A Gathering of Friends Spring Show

A Gathering of Friends is ready to greet you at Bachman’s on Lyndale for a festive spring show this weekend. The 18 juried vendors have brought an eclectic collection of vintage ware including primitives, architectural pieces, refinished furniture, farm tools … Continue reading

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Spring Awaits at Urban Cottage

What a beautiful day to watch the snow melt in South Minneapolis! And get in a little vintage shopping along the way. Urban Cottage had a steady stream of visitors this morning, most leaving with a treasure or two. The … Continue reading

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Shop Carver & Chaska Today

All the shops in both Carver and Chaska are open on Saturday – today! And most are open again Sunday. In Carver, Rosehips & Willow continues their closing sale with everything at least 50% off making for some fine bargains … Continue reading

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Head to Farm Girl Junk Before They Move

Yes, Farm Girl Junk is leaving the cute little storefront in Waconia so everything in the shop this Saturday is marked down 30%. There is a great selection of refinished and repurposed dressers, tables, and chests, some of Carrey’s newly … Continue reading

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Urban Cottage is Always a Favorite

Urban Cottage was the place to be on Wednesday afternoon. The snow was almost gone outdoors, but spirits were high inside as customers lined up to purchase a treasure they had to have. There were many holiday ornaments and decorations … Continue reading

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Winter Wonderland at Mama’s Happy

With the snow gently falling outside last evening, Mama’s Happy was almost magical. The timing was perfect for the Open House at the St. Louis Park store where these photos were taken. The Independence store must be even cozier situated … Continue reading

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Creativity Sparkles at Garden Party Gallery

Garden Party Gallery is alight for the holidays with so many decorations you can use now into the New Year. There’s a nod to fall with some pumpkins and autumn colors. Plus transitional items (like mattress spring wreaths) which can … Continue reading

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