Monthly Archives: February 2016

On to Shakopee

How Quaint in Shakopee offers antiques, vintage and primitive goods arranged throughout a three-story house on Highway 101 in downtown Shakopee. You’ll find furniture looking old, shabby, rustic or refreshed – every style is represented. There’s an abundance of art, … Continue reading

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The Shops of Historic Carver, Part 2

Anyone looking for vintage wood furniture which has been painted, refreshed or repurposed has a good chance of finding what they want in Carver. Studio H, Farm Girl Junk and the Carver Junk Company offer a good selection and each … Continue reading

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The Shops of Historic Carver, Part 1

The shops of Carver have so many cool pieces this month that it will take two posts to do them justice. For Part 1, the focus is on vintage pieces in their natural state. This includes beautiful antique desks like … Continue reading

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Reporting from Chaska

Linda’s Cellar had hints of spring with live green wheat grass and a big boxful of botanical prints. Furniture was heavy on cabinets, cupboards and buffets with a few small tables and chairs too. There was the usual number of … Continue reading

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St. Paul Shopping

You’ll find basic pieces of furniture like tables, desks, and dressers aplenty at Belle Junque. They are available in wood tones, grays, off whites, and striped – distressed or glossy. Home decor has a French country feel with metals, burlap, … Continue reading

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Seeing Red is Good on Valentine Weekend

Urban Cottage is ready for Valentine’s Day with furniture, decor and gifts for you and your favorite people (and dogs). The carefully curated shop has dressers, cabinets, cupboards and tables plus soft seating options as well. There are dishes, glasses, … Continue reading

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Say Goodbye and Save at Vintage Marketplace

One of our longtime favorites in the south metro is closing. Final sales continue tomorrow and Sunday from 10-4 at Vintage Marketplace at 302 Oak St. in downtown Farmington. The styled look is no more, but there are still some … Continue reading

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Garden Party Gallery Offers Creative Remakes

Rustic and bling – both are at home at Garden Party Gallery in downtown Hopkins. The store is full of restyled and reimagined furniture and home decor. The toboggan bar, minnow bucket lamp, blackboard-topped kids’ table, jewelry rack of baking … Continue reading

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