Shops in South Minneapolis start the weekend on Wednesday. Flamingos Divine Finds at 3404 Cedar has a wide variety of home decor, housewares, artwork and furniture. Whether you like natural wood stains, brightly painted wood, or vinyl furnishings, you can find it in all vintages from primitive to mid century modern. Flamingos is open 10-6 Wed-Sun.
Urban Cottage at 5157 Bloomington Avenue has a good selection of painted and stained furniture plus lots of accessories and decor items to complete your decorating scheme. Decor tends toward the elegant with chandeliers and gilded pieces, but you’ll see items fresh from the farm too. You will also find jewelry and select vintage clothing plus seasonal goods. Of special note this weekend is the Block Party & Vintage Sale outdoors on Saturday with guest vendors, food trucks, and live music. Shop hours are until 7 tonight, Thu 10-7, Fri 10-6, Sat 10-6, and Sun 10-5. Happy saling!