Mona Williams offers tips for buying and selling luxe bags. more

Dec 8, 2017 12:00 AM Ali Shops

People mourning outside of Paisley Park after Prince died

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The meaning of Pantone’s 2018 pick of Ultra Violet in the state of Prince. more

Dec 7, 2017 2:30 PM Ali Shops

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

Even bricks and mortar boutiques are popping up in new places for holiday shopping. This quartet of stores makes us cooler. more

Dec 4, 2017 10:35 AM Ali Shops


Cacá Santoro Photography

The Minneapolis-based company's timely "It's my body. It's my choice." mantra goes viral on Chelsea Handler's back. more

Nov 30, 2017 12:45 PM Ali Shops

Locally made boxes that come ready to give—no subscription required. (Unless you want one.) more

Nov 29, 2017 11:17 PM Swag

The couple behind Solid Manufacturing Co. opened a men's store in Excelsior—small on space, big on experience. more

Nov 27, 2017 11:09 PM Ali Shops

Shop local, even while shopping online. more

Nov 27, 2017 12:14 AM Swag

We've got your back this holiday season, from tips on finding the best gifts to shopping deals and entertainment guides. more

Nov 21, 2017 1:39 PM Shop & Style

University of Minnesota Alumni Association launches an online shop called Alumni Market. more

Nov 14, 2017 12:05 AM Swag

An exciting new home accessories store, on a street to watch. more

Nov 13, 2017 10:27 PM Ali Shops

Holiday pop-ups are amped up this year as local brands try to cash in on Super Bowl traffic. more

Nov 7, 2017 10:52 AM Ali Shops

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

This holiday season, MOA is opening a marketplace with Minnesota-made products. Here's a sampling of the indie brands to be featured. more

Oct 31, 2017 2:00 PM Shop & Style

Guthrie Theatre tote bag

Photographs by Josh Grubbs (Guthrie bag); Caitlin Abrams (other bags)

With Minneapolis pondering a plastic bag usage fee, it got us thinking about another notable milestone in local grocery bag history. more

Oct 25, 2017 9:32 AM Arts & Culture

A holiday collaboration for every heritage hipster goes live today. more

Oct 23, 2017 1:18 PM Ali Shops

This is a first Minnesota location for the maker of high tech indoor fitness bicycles. more

Oct 19, 2017 12:33 PM Swag

Askov Finlayson's fifth release of its coveted North hats includes new styles and colors. more

Sep 25, 2017 11:40 AM Ali Shops

The high-intensity training fitness studio is opening a second location this winter. more

Sep 22, 2017 10:49 AM Health & Fitness