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Friday, October 7th


In Review: Homme Fall 2016
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Allison Shilinski reviews the styling at FWMN menswear show, Homme, which took place at Modist Brewing.




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Friday, October 7th


In Review: Envision Fall 2016
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Beth Hammarlund reviews the 13 collections from the Fall 2016 edition of Envision, the Twin Cities’ longest running fashion show.




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Saturday, October 1st


In Review: FGI Fall into Luxury
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Beth Hammarlund reviews the FWMN and FGI event “Fall into Luxury,” a boutique runway show featuring looks from Mona Williams, June and more.




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Monday, September 26th


In Review: I AM Inspired
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Beth Hammarlund reviews I Am Inspired, an FWMN event featuring clothing from six local boutiques and art from Caitlin Karolczak.




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Friday, September 23rd


In Review: Matryoshka in Japan
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Beth Hammarlund reviews designer Danielle Everine’s latest show, “Matryoshka in Japan,” as part of l’étoile’s FWMN coverage.




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Tuesday, April 19th


In Review: Joynoëlle: A Study in Color
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Beth Hammarlund reviews the FWMN presentation of Joynoëlle’s Fall 2016 Ready-to-Wear collection.




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Friday, April 15th


In Review: Envision Spring 2016
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Beth Hammarlund reviews the excellent looks from Envision Spring 2016.




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Tuesday, December 29th


A Few Of Our Favorite Things: The Best Of 2015
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l’étoile presents its annual list of the best people, events, and things in the Twin Cities this year!




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Thursday, October 1st


In Review – Envision Fall 2015
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Envision continues to be the Twin Cities’ best event for top-notch local fashion with their Fall 2015 show. Beth Hammarlund reviews the twelve designers’ collections.




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Monday, September 28th


In Review – FGI of Minneapolis & St. Paul’s Fall: Into Luxury
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Allison Shilinski reviews FGI Minneapolis & St. Paul’s Fall: Into Luxury fashion showcase and spills the beans on the vintage couture sale of the century.




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Tuesday, August 25th


The Shopping List: 8/25-8/31
Showroom feat

This week in The Shopping List, get styled for Fashion Week Minnesota at Showroom, Minnesota State Fair shopping, rainy weather picks, and more.




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Tuesday, August 18th


The Shopping List: 8/18-8/24
Idun feat

This week in The Shopping List, Idun hosts a Covered/Uncovered event celebrating female bodies with The Nu Project, the last chance to make it to Northeast Night Market this year, Fifth Element’s annual parking lot sale, and more.




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Tuesday, August 11th


The Shopping List: 8/11-8/17
Pop Remix feat

This week in The Shopping List, Walker Art Center pulls out the stops for an event celebrating their International Pop exhibit, BlackBlue holds the final installment of their 5 Year Blowout Sale, free haircuts, and more.




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Tuesday, August 4th


The Shopping List: 8/4-8/10
Askov Finlayson feat

This week in The Shopping List, Askov Finlayson doubles their floor space and holds an exciting Grand Reopening, tons of art fairs around town over the weekend, a new bridal boutique, and more.




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Tuesday, July 28th


The Shopping List: 7/28-8/3
Hackwith Design House feat

This week in The Shopping List, Hackwith Design House holds a sample sale that’s sure to draw a crowd, Public Functionary hosts the MN4MN Blank Canvas exhibition, Akua Gabby at Showroom, and more.




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Tuesday, July 21st


The Shopping List: 7/21-7/27
Northeast Night Market feat

This week in The Shopping List, Bauhaus Brew Labs hosts the second installation of their Northeast Night Market, summer sales at BlackBlue and MartinPatrick3, locally and internationally renowned trunk shows, and more.




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Tuesday, July 14th


The Shopping List: 7/14-7/20
Golstein feat

This week in The Shopping List, the Goldstein Museum of Design goes to the opera with a stylish benefit, West Elm launches a pop up with locally made goods, the first Blu Dot Outlet, and more.




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Tuesday, July 7th


The Shopping List: 7/7-7/13
MN Fashion Truck Fest

This week in The Shopping List, the MN Fashion Truck Fest takes over a spot in downtown for its second year, more summer sales are added to the list, laser cut leather beauties, and more.




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Tuesday, June 30th


The Shopping List: 6/30-7/6
Cotton & Co feat

This week in The Shopping List, Cotton & Co. works to bring their ethical clothing creations to life in Minneapolis, Grant Whittaker curates a one-of-a-kind collection of jewelry, summer sale season in in full swing, and more.




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Tuesday, June 23rd


The Shopping List: 6/23-6/29
Rally Cry Fashion feat

This week in The Shopping List, Rally Cry by Pollen will troubleshoot challenges within the Twin Cities fashion scene, double-header trunk shows at Mona Williams featuring vintage Coach and Liz Oie, Minnehaha Mile shops at Pride, and more.




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Tuesday, June 16th


The Shopping List: 6/16-6/22
The Bow Tie Shoppe feat

This week in The Shopping List, Martinpatrick3 hosts The Bow Tie Shoppe for a special Father’s Day event, Fjällräven opens its flagship store at Mall of America, Stone Arch Bridge Festival, and more.




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Tuesday, June 9th


The Shopping List: 6/9-6/15
B Resale feat

This week in The Shopping List, B. Resale throws a five year anniversary bash, the boys of Near North Co. celebrate with a launch party, new summer collections by local names, and more.




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Tuesday, June 2nd


The Shopping List: 6/2-6/8
Indigo and Snow edit feat

This week in The Shopping List, Indigo & Snow releases a lovely new hand dyed collection, Askov Finlayson holds a sunglass sale in time for summer, Artist Market at The White Page, and more.




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Tuesday, May 26th


The Shopping List: 5/26-6/1
Mn Vintage Crawl feat

This week in The Shopping List, don’t miss out on the first annual MN Vintage Crawl hosted by Public Functionary, KISA Boutique celebrates some big changes, Golden Rule Collective has a grand opening, and more.




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Tuesday, May 19th


The Shopping List: 5/19-5/25
Minnesota History Center feat

This week in The Shopping List, the Minnesota History Center celebrates new exhibit, Inspiring Beauty, with a big bash, Wilson & Willy’s holds a tribute to the Boundary Waters, a Spring Wellness pop up to kick the winter blues, and more.




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Tuesday, May 12th


The Shopping List: 5/12-5/18
Art A Whirl feat

This week in The Shopping List, Art-A-Whirl offers up a superb collection of locally made shopping, party and say goodbye to Mad Men and Vita.mn, Cocktails at the Castle, and more.




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Tuesday, May 5th


The Shopping List: 5/5-5/11
Spruce feat

This week in The Shopping List, favorite local florist Spruce pops up with a flower market just in time for Mother’s Day, Cliche predicts Minnesota’s next heritage quality brands, big news from Lily and Violet, and more.




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Tuesday, April 28th


The Shopping List: 4/28-5/4
Envision

This week in The Shopping List, Envision Spring 2015 runway show brings a fierce line up of local talent, Hardt Jewelry and Julia Moss Designs open new showrooms, Flirt Boutique has a birthday, and more.




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Tuesday, April 21st


The Shopping List: 4/21-4/27
The Dandies Project feat

This week in The Shopping List, meet the dapper gents behind The Dandies Project at their 2015 book launch, local superstar Sarah Edwards does it again with I Am Fabulous!, pop up shops galore, and more.




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Tuesday, April 14th


The Shopping List: 4/14-4/20
DNOLO feat

This week in The Shopping List, L.A.s king of vintage Cameron Silver hosts a trunk show at D.NOLO, Flaunt Accessories celebrates a grand opening in Northeast, spring boutique crawls, and more.




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