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November 2013

A handful of local brands to get excited about: Bruno Press, Old Tom Foolery, Modern Love, ekate designs + Orchard Art House, unRefined, and cheerz. more

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Eric and Andrew Dayton's men's brand, Askov Finlayson, pops up in Shinola's NYC store this holiday season. more

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There wasn't a branded retail environment for boys until JM Cremp's came along, and now it's out for the Mall of America. more

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Albertville Premium Outlets adds outlets from UGG Australia and Kay Jewelers, while lululemon becomes permanent and Coach expands. more

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Handbag designer Carlos Falchi visits Pumpz & Company to do what he loves most: talk to the ladies. more

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As retailers continue to stretch Black Friday into a 24-hour-plus period, Ali contemplates the consequences. more

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Woodchuck Cases at Northern Grade, olive oil in packets with Giada de Laurentiis, and Fitbit bands from Chris Freytag. more

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The Twin Cities paper renaissance continues online with the opening of Brown Ink Paper Goods e-store. more

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Isabel Marant hits H&M stores, and for the first time ever, the Twin Cities get a shot at a designer collaboration at the fast-fashion retailer. more

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A failure to communicate meant an empty store on the launch of Isabel Marant for H&M at Mall of America. more

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The modern furniture store is leaving its Hennepin Avenue space at the end of January, looking to relocate to a bigger space (aren't we all?) more

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Pharmacie, a Lyndale home decor shop nails the chic urban living vibe straight out of the gate. more

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The Northeast Minneapolis consignment store Mona Williams sets itself up for the holidays with a unique gift selection. more

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The Minneapolis Institute of Arts revamps its Museum Store and adds pop up vendors (Northern Grade) and food and drink vendors. more

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Showrooming gets even bigger, with a 10,000 square foot experience store from Verizon at the Mall of America. more

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Selena Gomez opens the new Verizon Concept Store at the Mall of America, and brings thousands of fans with her. more

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Hayley Schnell chats with Erin Andrews as she stops by the Verizon Destination store on fitness, football, and her dance moves. more

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Christmas season means Macy's annual Santaland and a seasonal treat selection at the American Swedish Institute. more

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Ali nabs an interview with Nina Garcia on her visit to Verizon's Destination Store. more

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Just announced, Barbie will be moving into a huge glittery, pink-painted palace in the Mall of America. more

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