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Best of Shopping 2013

Allison Kaplan's picks for the best retail in the Twin Cities.

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Grand Frames picture frames and gifts

Grand Frames

4617 Excelsior Blvd., St. Louis Park, 952-303-3411

From Little Bean photographer Elissa Kadue, custom frames darling enough to suit her irresistible children's portraits. Continue Reading

Gifts | Boutique |

Exterior of Greater Goods store in Minneapolis

Greater Goods

2515 Nicollet Ave. S., Mpls., 612-872-2460

The focus is cards and paper goods, with a small writing corner and a mailbox to seal the sentiment. Continue Reading

Gifts, Stationery and Paper | Boutique |

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Guild

4414 Excelsior Blvd., St. Louis Park, 952-378-1815

This collaborative of stylists, designers, and retailers has become a hotbed for unique and chic shopping. Continue Reading

Gifts | Boutique |

Gypsy Moon

1887 Randolph Ave., St. Paul, 651-699-9531

The ever-changing selection of lamps, art, gifts, jewelry, vintage furniture, women's apparel, and seasonal home and garden décor creates a magical mix of old and new. Continue Reading

Clothing, Gifts | Boutique |

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Hillary's

914 Mainstreet, Hopkins, 952-933-8365

The place to go for personalized gifts—baby, birthday, housewarming, get well, wedding, corporate/business, or any other occasion you can dream up. Continue Reading

Gifts | Boutique |

Honeyshine

Honeyshine

2720 W. 43rd St., Mpls., 612-377-7300

This fantastically merchandised store is filled with interesting and unexpected home accessories and gifts, modern and vintage. Continue Reading

Gifts, Home Accessories | Boutique |

Indulge & Bloom

Indulge and Bloom

Gaviidae Common, Mpls., 612-343-0000

A two-for-one gem, offering both floral design and gifts. Continue Reading

Garden and Floral, Gifts | Boutique |

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Indulge and Bloom

3054 Excelsior Blvd., Mpls., 612-343-0000

A two-for-one gem, offering both floral design and gifts. Continue Reading

Garden and Floral, Gifts | Boutique |

Ingebretsen's Scandinavian Center

Ingebretsen's Scandinavian Center

1601 E. Lake St., Mpls., 612-729-9333

A Twin Cities Scandinavian institution for 92 years, this shop keeps the succeeding generations connected to their roots. Continue Reading

Gifts | Boutique |

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Initially Yours Monogramming

1585 Selby Ave., St. Paul, 651-225-0900

This monogram shop has newlyweds, graduates, and parents-to-be in mind... Continue Reading

Gifts | Boutique |

Irish on Grand

Irish on Grand

1124 Grand Ave., St. Paul, 651-222-5151

This authentically Irish gift store, owned by natives of the Emerald Isle, stocks jewelry, artwork, and music, as well as Irish tea, clothing, food, and gifts. Continue Reading

Gifts | Boutique |

Iverson's Imports

5101 Excelsior Blvd., St. Louis Park, 952-545-6051

True Nordic style is at the heart of this Twin Cities fixture. Continue Reading

Gifts | Boutique |

Jeromeo gifts and accessories from around the world

Jeromeo

919 Nicollet Mall, Mpls., 612-339-4977

Find small Asian antiques, locally-made jewelry, home and wearable fragrances from France and Italy, and other accessories. Continue Reading

Gifts | Boutique |

Käthe Wohlfahrt of America

Käthe Wohlfahrt of America

129 S. Main St., Stillwater, 651-275-1236

This is about as close as we'll get to browsing in a German market without leaving the state. Continue Reading

Gifts | Boutique |

Laughing Water Gifts

Laughing Water Gifts

2718 E. 50th St., Mpls., 612-721-0074

This tiny gift shop, tucked into a street near Lake Nokomis, is packed with unique cards, stationery, housewares, toys, journals, books, jewelry, and other goodies. Continue Reading

Gifts | Boutique |

Lily and Violet

Lily and Violet Boutique

3413 W. 44th St., Mpls., 612-746-4160

The little red house next to Turtle Bread got a makeover. Rick Rack is now Lily and Violet. Same local owner; but a more youthful, contemporary focus on affordable fashion. Continue Reading

Clothing, Gifts, Home Accessories | Boutique, Designer + Specialty |

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Linden Hills Co-Op

3815 Sunnyside Ave., Mpls., 612-922-1159

In addition to the usual grocery and produce offerings, the co-op offers local and sustainable earth-friendly products, such as cloth diapers, fair-trade clothing, and organic bed and bath linens. Continue Reading

Food and Drink, Gifts | Boutique |

Live, Laugh, Love

5019 France Ave. S., Edina, 952-929-0701

Gift ideas abound at this spirited, family-owned store at 50th & France. Continue Reading

Gifts | Boutique |

Marbles: The Brain Store

Rosedale Center, Roseville, 651-633-9887

This Chicago-based retailer specializes in games and puzzles known to improve cognitive health through mental stimulation. Continue Reading

Gifts | Chain |

Marbles: The Brain Store

Mall of America, Bloomington, 952-854-5804

This Chicago-based retailer specializes in games and puzzles known to improve cognitive health through mental stimulation. Continue Reading

Gifts | Chain |

Max's artisan jewelry, chocolates, and gifts

Max's

3826 Grand Way, St. Louis Park, 952-922-8364

While Max's offers a selection of contemporary housewares and a slew of distinctive chocolates... Continue Reading

Accessories, Gifts, Jewelry | Boutique |

Midtown Global Market

Midtown Global Market

Lake St. & 10th Ave., Mpls., 612-872-4041

This sprawling, vibrant market features fresh and prepared specialty foods, restaurants, and arts and crafts from across the globe. Continue Reading

Food and Drink, Gifts | Boutique |

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Mitrebox Framing Studio

213 Washington Ave. N., Mpls., 612-676-0696

Much more than a framing shop. Continue Reading

Gifts | Boutique |

Moss Envy

Moss Envy

3056 Excelsior Blvd., Mpls., 612-374-4581

Tina and Ryan North bring a "green" eye to their substantial storefront. Continue Reading

Furniture, Gifts | Boutique |

Parmida Home

1682 West End Blvd., St. Louis Park, 952-405-9696

This fast growing chain brings to the Twin Cities its mainstream mix of home décor, with an emphasis on tables, chairs, and everything that goes on them, including festive tableware and serving pieces, gourmet foods, and candles. Lots and lots of candles. Continue Reading

Cookware and Tableware, Furniture, Gifts, Home Accessories | Chain |