Madison Bloomquist

Madison is Assistant Editor at Mpls.St.Paul Magazine.

The Final Contestants in The Bachelor Season 22

Photos courtesy of ABC

Our Minnesota girl got the rose. And then everything changed. Dun dun dun. more

Mar 5, 2018 11:15 PM Arts & Culture

The Bachelor cast

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The somehow-still-addicting reality show’s 22nd season ends Monday—and Prior Lake native Becca Kufrin is a frontrunner. Here’s our (totally unbiased) pre-finale guide. more

Mar 2, 2018 9:38 AM Arts & Culture

Lavender clothing and accessories

Photos by Caitlin Abrams

You’ve had a good run, millennial pink. But there’s a new “it” pastel in town. more

Feb 23, 2018 12:31 PM Shop & Style

Alice Riot Dress and Kate Iverson Painting

Photo courtesy of Alice Riot

Sick of your black pencil skirt? This locally designed collection features female-designed contemporary art prints on professional work attire. more

Feb 21, 2018 5:14 PM Swag

A sample room at "Art in the Home"

Photo courtesy of LiLu Interiors

Local interior designers create a gallery of rooms as an art exhibit to inspire decorating with art. more

Feb 20, 2018 11:01 AM Home & Design

From personal vows to a joint wedding party, this local couple's special day was fun, easygoing, and completely their own. more

Feb 14, 2018 9:48 AM Weddings

"This is Now" showcases student designs with a side of social issues. more

Feb 12, 2018 3:00 PM Swag

Sage Steele

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The SportsCenter on the Road anchor knows how to succeed in Minnesota. more

Feb 1, 2018 11:55 PM Swag

Wed By Design, a new e-design company, lets you plan your wedding from your own sofa. more

Jan 29, 2018 10:00 AM Aisle File

Kick off the year by updating your workout gear—for fashion and function. more

Dec 28, 2017 9:00 AM Shop & Style

The best of post-holiday boutique sales in the Twin Cities. It’s time to buy what you really want. more

Dec 21, 2017 1:44 PM Swag

Holiday decor at Wanderlust Vintage

Photo courtesy of Wanderlust Vintage

Vintage pros offer tips and tricks for decorating with nostalgic goods. more

Dec 4, 2017 11:27 AM Swag

How the Grinch Stole Christmas at the Children's Theatre Company

Photo courtesy of the Children's Theatre Company

A by-age guide to fam-friendly picks from the local theater scene. more

Nov 29, 2017 3:50 PM The Fam

Shop local, even while shopping online. more

Nov 27, 2017 12:14 AM Swag

The Bridal Cabin

Photo by Kristen Dyer Photography

A new venue combines dreamy nature with rustic chic. more

Nov 20, 2017 12:07 PM Aisle File

Your guide to Thanksgiving weekend boutique shopping in the Twin Cities. more

Nov 16, 2017 10:11 PM Swag

Calm is the new crazy as many retailers back off on the post-turkey overnight shopping. But if you still want to, there's fun and deals to be had around the clock. more

Nov 16, 2017 7:38 PM Swag

The locally written children’s book set in the mountains of Norway may be what we all need in troubling times. more

Nov 14, 2017 3:23 PM The Fam

Now you, too, can own the Brontosaurus sweatshirt that caused an Internet sensation. more

Nov 6, 2017 5:35 PM Swag

Northern Grade Minneapolis 2013

Photo by Caitlin Abrams

From weekend pop-ups to winter farmers markets, find all the cool places to shop local this season. more

Nov 6, 2017 7:38 AM Swag