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Tuesday, January 27th


The Shopping List: 1/27-2/1
American Swedish Institute feat

This week in The Shopping List, Nobel Creations: Inspired by the Nobel Prize opens in its American debut at ASI, Rewind and B. Resale hold mid-winter sales, Black Spoke Leather Co. launches, and more.




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Tuesday, January 20th


String Theory: Anatomy of an Off-Season Vogue Cover Story
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Vogue wants to make Dakota Johnson a star. Really badly. In String Theory, Beth Hammarlund discusses just how they plan to do this.




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Tuesday, January 20th


The Shopping List: 1/20-1/26
Hackwith Design House feat

This week in The Shopping List, Hackwith Design House launches a new swimwear line with all bodies in mind, the Art Outlet returns with the help of Omforme, Cliche’s Friends and Family event, and more.




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Tuesday, January 13th


The Shopping List: 1/13-1/19
Mavenhaus Collective feat

This week in The Shopping List, we check out new Mavenhaus Collective’s January designer proposals, Gumball Collective hosts a women’s clothing swap, top notch menswear clearance sales ensue, and more.




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Tuesday, January 6th


The Shopping List: 1/6-1/12
Wind and Willow Home feat

This week in The Shopping List, Wind and Willow Home launches a stellar new collection, Grethen House is making house calls, winter clearance sales continue, and more.




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Friday, December 26th


The Shopping List: Holiday Sales Edition
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In a special holiday edition of The Shopping List, take advantage of 25+ post-Christmas sales during one of the deepest discount times of the year, and check back as we add more throughout the week.




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Tuesday, December 23rd


The Shopping List: 12/23-12/29
Proper and Prim Feat

This week in The Shopping List, Proper & Prim holds a Pre New Year’s Eve sale, shop massive discounts the day after Christmas, fall markdown sales, and more.




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Monday, December 22nd


A Few of Our Favorite Things: The Best of 2014
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l’étoile presents its list of the best people, events, and things in the Twin Cities in 2014!




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Tuesday, December 16th


The Shopping List: 12/16-12/22
Cobra Society Feat

This week in The Shopping List, Cobra Society comes home for the holidays, The Bow Tie Shoppe launches a little something for the ladies, holiday parties pick up, and more.




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Wednesday, December 10th


String Theory: Insert Terrible “Fair Isle” Pun Here
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There’s more to Fair Isle than Ugly Christmas Sweater parties! In String Theory’s return, Beth Hammarlund shares her love of all things Fair Isle, be they sweaters, scarves, toddler cardigans, or baby underwear.




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Tuesday, December 9th


The Shopping List: 12/9-12/15
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This week in The Shopping List, North Loop looks forward to the opening of Wilson & Willy’s, Omforme hosts a vintage designer shopping soiree, new e-retailer launches, and more.




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Monday, December 8th


The Rogue Epicurean: Gracious Gifting
J. Crew - Mosaic Wool Scarf - $60

You can't go wrong with the printed wool scarf that's both abstractly modern and charmingly retro.

In his column, Anthony Enright offers up his list of stylish gifts for the season.




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Tuesday, December 2nd


The Shopping List: 12/2-12/8
I Am Mpls Feat

This week in The Shopping List, I Am Mpls! celebrates the best of the city, a new Twin Cities hip hop shop opens, holiday markets show off local makers, and more.




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Tuesday, December 2nd


The Rogue Epicurean: Mix and Match
Thom Browne - Panelled Wool Blazer - $1,630

The Rogue Epicurean suggests updating your workday wardrobe by mixing and matching neutral tailored separates.




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Tuesday, November 25th


The Shopping List: 11/25-12/1
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This week in The Shopping List, Velvet Moon’s owner and pup launch human-like clothing brand Dog Threads, we go local for Black Friday and Small Business Saturday, holiday markets, and more.




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Tuesday, November 18th


The Shopping List: 11/18-11/24
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This week in The Shopping List, Hardt Jewelry celebrates their new line with a launch party, it’s Italian Style Third Thursday at the MIA, Askov Finlayson and Walker Art Center team up, and more.




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Tuesday, November 11th


String Theory: Life Is Beautiful
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In this week’s String Theory, Beth Hammarlund takes a walk through the MIA’s current exhibit, Italian Style: Fashion Since 1945. She almost fainted when she got to the Valentino, so this column was brought to you at great personal risk.




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Tuesday, November 11th


The Shopping List: 11/11-11/17
Carrier Pigeon Objects Feat

This week in The Shopping List, Carrier Pigeon’s new Objects collection builds anticipation, Northern Grade returns to its roots, Artisan Revival at the Minneapolis Club, and more.




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Tuesday, November 4th


The Shopping List: 11/4-11/10
Cliche Anniversary Feat

This week in The Shopping List, Cliche celebrates their ten year anniversary, Wind and Willow Home holds an open house, grand openings, and tons of new names.




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Monday, November 3rd


The Rogue Epicurean: Boot Up
Aldo - Popak Derby Boots - $160

The Rogue Epicurean helps you find versatile and rugged boots that will take you through the fall season in style.




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Tuesday, October 28th


String Theory: In Defense of the Bias Cut
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In this week’s String Theory, Beth Hammarlund discusses the significance of the bias cut and laments the decline of sewing as a hobby.




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Tuesday, October 28th


The Shopping List: 10/28-11/3
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This week in The Shopping List, watch for new local goodies at online retailers Ship & Shape and A MANO, a launch at B. Resale, Jewelry Artist Mart at the Walker, spooky jewelry editor’s picks, and more.




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Monday, October 27th


The Rogue Epicurean: Rascally Rabbit
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The Rogue Epicurean encourages you to give rabbit a chance this Fall, with resturant dishes to try and suggestions on how to prepare at home.




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Tuesday, October 21st


String Theory: Oscar Remembered
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Yesterday, iconic designer Oscar de la Renta passed away at 82 years of age. In this week’s String Theory, Beth Hammarlund remembers the legend.




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Tuesday, October 21st


The Shopping List: 10/21-10/27
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This week in The Shopping List, the Minneapolis Institute of Arts brings Italian Style to Minneapolis like never before, Emma Berg e-shop launch, Celebrity Lip Sync for Smiles, and more.




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Monday, October 20th


The Rogue Epicurean: On a Roll
Byredo - Oud Immortel - Roll-On Oil - $78
Another woody fragrance with Patchouli and Papyrus are blended with a hint of smoke. Tobacco leaf and moss adds depth while incense and Rosewood bring an elegance.

Celebrate the changing seasons with woodsy, complex, and fuss free roll-on fragrance oils perfect for the Fall and Winter to come.




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Tuesday, October 14th


The Shopping List: 10/14-10/20
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This week in The Shopping List, a designer to watch, L.SHOFF, opens a showroom in Northeast, Hotrocity has a launch party, pink events, and more.




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Tuesday, October 7th


String Theory: He’s Baaaaaack!
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It’s official: John Galliano is taking the helm at Maison Martin Margiela. In this week’s String Theory, Beth Hammarlund discusses the weirdest news in recent fashion history.




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Tuesday, October 7th


The Shopping List: 10/7-10/13
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This week in The Shopping List, Amanda Christine launches a highly anticipated collection, store openings and expansions, tons of sales on sweaters and throws, and more.




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Thursday, October 2nd


String Theory: Spring On My Mind
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In this week’s String Theory, Beth Hammarlund rounds up the most exciting trends from NYFW. It may be fall, but spring is just a state of mind.




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